Hill Country Living

2017 Interior color trends for your Hill Country home

Given how much impact paint can have in a space, it’s not surprising it can be challenging to pick the perfect color when buying a new home in the Hill Country. Thankfully, House Beautiful is here to tell us about the "color trends that are dominating 2017" so you can make the right choice when building a custom home in New Braunfels.

Long-term health benefits of supportive friends and neighbors

Vintage Oaks is the fastest-growing community in the Hill Country over the past three years, and one of the reasons for its ongoing popularity is the friendliness of those who live here. Not only is the community known for its exceptionally high 20% referral rate, but also for the strong friendships that naturally develop among neighbors. These friendships add to the desirability of the Vintage Oaks lifestyle, and they also have some long-term health benefits.

New models, Quick Move homes open for touring at Vintage Oaks Community Open House

Looking to move to the Hill Country? Love Vintage Oaks but not sure whether you want to build a custom home in New Braunfels or look at something that you can move right in to now instead of waiting through months of construction? You’re going to want to come to the Vintage Oaks Community Open House on Saturday and Sunday, April 8 and 9.

Move-in ready homes in the Hill Country that can be yours today

Vintage Oaks’ move-in ready homes are popular with those looking to buy a Hill Country home in the area’s most popular community without having to wait for construction. Showcasing a range of properties in several of the masterplan’s new-home neighborhoods including brand-new homes that have never been lived in and custom homes with all the bells and whistles, these residences are available to move into now. They will also be open to tour during Vintage Oaks’ Open House, scheduled for Saturday and Sunday, April 8–9. Homes now available for immediate move-in include:

Exotic animals came to Vintage Oaks for special Hill Country event


Children of Vintage Oaks had one more reason to be excited about Spring Break, as they ended the week in style with an Exotic Animal Discovery show at the Tuscan Clubhouse Pavilion. Mark with Happy Tails Entertainment was on hand with several animals, providing kids with a fun and educational opportunity during this special Vintage Oaks event. Animals included:

How to make a compost pile on your Hill Country land

Thinking about living a little greener at your home in the Hill Country? Composting is a great way to recycle some of the materials you’re getting rid of anyway and put them to good use.

How to find the best Hill Country builder for your family

Finding the right new home community in the Hill Country and the perfect piece of land to build a custom home may seem like a huge challenge with all the available options. But once you’ve done both, it’s time to tackle the task of finding the best builder for your family who can translates your needs and wants into the ideal New Braunfels custom home. A few tips will help you make the best choice.

New Vintage Oaks homesites being released in The Reserve this weekend

With the spring buying season off to an early start thanks to the mild winter, Vintage Oaks is getting a jump on new land releases to meet extreme buyer demand. This weekend, Vintage Oaks is releasing 14 new Hill Country homesites in the favorite neighborhood of The Reserve, with pre-development pricing from the $70s. Hill Country land buyers who have been waiting for the opportunity to purchase prime property in Vintage Oaks are encouraged to act fast, as these lots are in one of the neighborhood’s most coveted locations. Offers will be accepted starting at noon on Saturday, March 11.

Taking care of your oak trees—when and how to trim

The Hill Country’s natural terrain attracts people from far and wide to the area. But, when you buy Hill Country land, you want to make sure you have all the top tips so your property always looks great. At the top of that list: knowing how to treat your oak trees, which means taking into account the best time for pruning.

How to pick the right community for your Hill Country home

Whether you're building a new home in the Hill Country or buying one, it's bound to be an exciting time. But with all the communities in New Braunfels, how do you know which one is right for you? Within the same city, there may be dozens of places to choose from, and then there are all the neighborhoods within those communities. So how do you even start to figure it out? We’ve got some tips that will help you find the perfect fit.

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