Modern Home Builder - Fall 2017 - 44
Matt Sitra Custom Homes
" We have diverse demographics and a beautiful city."
MATT SITRA, PRESIDENT
Matt Sitra says the core values of honesty and integrity distinguish his company from other builders.
MATT SITRA CUSTOM HOMES STAYS AHEAD OF
THE MARKET WITH MODERN DESIGNS.
BY CHRIS KELSCH
MATT SITRA CUSTOM HOMES
www.mattsitrahomes.com / Headquarters: Austin, Texas
/ Specialty: Luxury custom homes / Employees: Four
www.mhb-magazine.com Fall 2017
Austin, Texas, is known for being ahead of the curve in
many ways. With a thriving and diverse economy that includes
government, education and high-tech workers, the city has become known as a mini-Silicon Valley, and that has led to a thriving
home market as well.
Matt Sitra, president of Matt Sitra Custom Homes, is a rarity
in his fast-growing city in that he is a third-generation resident of
Austin. "It's a very strong market," Sitra notes. "We have diverse
demographics and a beautiful city."
Sitra's path to homebuilding is somewhat unique, considering
that most homebuilders start very young, working on various
projects throughout their school years. Sitra is different, however.
He graduated from the University of Texas at Austin as a business
major, and started out in sales and marketing, working for an Anheuser-Busch distributor.
"I realized early on that I would be much happier actually producing something," Sitra recalls. "So I began talking with a pro-