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Undeveloped potential

MARBLE FALLS — Nearly half a decade has passed since the first announcements of a string of multimillion-dollar housing and commercial developments hit the Highland Lakes.

IN PHOTO: Villa dal Lago, a failed multi-million dollar condominium project just off RR 2147 on Lake Marble Falls, sits incomplete and empty due to foreclosure and lack of funds. The project was one of 22 launched in Burnet County and the Horseshoe Bay area after 2004. Most have battled  bankruptcy, foreclosures and investment delays. Staff photo by Connie Swinney