About Southerland Communities

Our Success Begins with YOU

Customer Focused Relationships

"Southerland Communities embodies trust, high-integrity dealings and a clear focus on meeting the needs of our customers. Strong business relationships ensure a secure and seamless buying experience. Our dedicated professionals proactively help our customers—from finding just the right property, to buying land through our hassle-free financing and closing process. Throughout the years, we've come to realize the expertise and integrity of our people are at the heart of our success."

~Jay Patterson & Charlie Patterson


Building Community

The Southerland Communities team is like a family—we enjoy our work environment and it shows. Strong, lasting relationships extend to our employees, customers and business affiliates and this helps us build quality communities. This is why so many of our customers refer their friends and family to Southerland Communities.

Charlie and Jay Patterson founded Southerland Communities to realize this vision and passion for the land. A former speaker of the American Land Developers Association, Charlie Patterson has earned a place in Who's Who of Business Leaders. His son Jay entered the family business in 1989 with a degree from Texas A&M University and currently serves as President of the company. His love of the land and outdoors extends through his business practices. Dan Mullins joined Southerland in 2006 with degrees from Baylor and SMU. Dan is the Vice President of Southerland in charge of Acquisitions, Entitlements and Development. Charlie, Jay and Dan bring a combined 100 years' experience to the development of land in the highly desirable Central Texas Hill Country.


Southerland Communities is a proud affiliate of National Land Partners. For over fifty years, National Land Partners has specialized in buying and selling large recreational and residential tracts of beautiful, highly desirable, undeveloped land. Read NLP Company Story (PDF)

We pledge a commitment to excellence in every aspect of your land purchase with us. Our professional Land Consultants are here to listen to your dreams and find the property that best suits your lifestyle and vision. We have thousands of 5 star ratings and customer reviews that we take great pride in. At Southerland Communities, developing customer relationships is something we strongly believe in and enjoy. Satisfied customers are our biggest supporters, and referrals from existing customers account for approximately 30% of all our land sales!

Going hand in hand with our unmatched values in land and customer service, is the helpful information and seamless land financing we provide you. You will receive an extensive Vital Information Statement, detailing availability of electricity, telephone, internet, sewage disposal, water, estimated costs, and recommendations for people or agencies to contact for future residential development of the property. We also work hand-in-hand with area banks, lenders and title companies to provide pre-arranged financing options for credit qualified customers and insure a swift and smooth closing process. At closing, you will receive a warranty deed, conveying clear title to the property.


Southerland Communities is dedicated to establishing the finest properties available in this extraordinary region, at reasonable prices. We invite you to visit and preview our communities to discover the quality of life that awaits - Texas Land for Texas Living.

We look forward to helping you realize your dream of land ownership. Contact us TODAY!

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Supporting the Community

Southerland Communities Jason Schuchardt, Sales Manager for Southerland Communities presents Fire Chief Shane Reddout with a $5,000 donation to the Bexar County Fire Station ESD8.

Southerland Communities Southerland Communities is honored and humbled to continue supporting our local community through the San Antonio Food Bank, which proudly serves over 120,000 food insecure individuals every single week.