Terra/Hat Creek

Terra/HatCreek is a residential real estate development partnership that began in 2004. Comprised of an experienced and dedicated team that specializes in the Southlake/NE Tarrant County market, they are known for creating some of the finest residential neighborhoods in North Texas.

The company uses a comprehensive approach to creating neighborhoods that begins with extensive land planning. All affected constituencies are taken into consideration, from adjacent neighbors to local municipal desires. They work tirelessly to be a good steward of the land and develops in a very environmentally-sensitive fashion through a rigorous builder selection process.

Terra/Hat Creek focuses on providing a successful environment for their client-the home builder. They conduct exhaustive research on each builder, including, their customer service history, their ability to create timeless and comfortable homes, and their track record. A marketing program is then tailored to each neighborhood to create sustainable, friendly, timeless, and investment-worthy communities.

Kosse Maykus moved to Southlake in l986 and has held many civic, school, church and housing industry leadership positions over his almost 30 years in the development business. After graduating from Texas Tech University, he joined his father in the family business, Maykus Custom Homes. He has been developing custom home communities in Northeast Tarrant County for more than 13 years.

Bobby Harrell, a Texas A&M graduate, has more than 30 years of experience in the homebuilding industry and has been involved in the financial management, construction, acquisition and development of luxury residential and commercial real estate. He also currently serves as President of Harrell Custom Homes, Inc. and is a licensed real estate broker.

Paul Spain, a graduate of Southern Methodist University, has more than 35 years of professional experience as an engineer and land developer. He has served on many boards within the industry and at the community level.

Recognitions, Awards and Designations

Terra/Hat Creek's Estes Park was the first neighborhood awarded the City of Southlake's project of the year. Kosse Maykus was the 2002 Builder of the Year for Southlake, the 2003 Greater Fort Worth Builder of the Year and the 2005 Greater Fort Worth Developer of the Year. Bobby Harrell and Kosse Maykus are both Certified Master Builders.