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How to find custom home builders in the Hill Country

So you keyed in on the community in which you want to build your custom home in the Hill Country, and you even found a homesite you love. Now what? Sometimes, finding your land and your community are the easy part. Nailing down a custom home builder who shares your vision and whom you feel comfortable with turning over your dream to can be an even bigger challenge. So how do you even start that search for the right home builder?

New Vintage Oaks acreage property now previewing in East Ranch

Vintage Oaks newest acreage property in the spectacular East Ranch neighborhood is now previewing for Hill County land buyers. This new land release includes 15, 1– to 2-acre elevated and level homesites with exceptional privacy and breathtaking views. Prices start from the $80s.

Top 10 things to do in New Braunfels

New to New Braunfels and looking for some great things to do on a date or family outing? You’ll never lack for something fun, interesting, educational, or romantic to see and experience in this great city.

Early buying incentives offered at The Grove's new home plans at Vintage Oaks

There’s great news for those who are looking for new home plans in the Hill Country. Early buying incentives are available for those who purchase now at The Grove, Vintage Oaks’ exciting new community offering single-family homes. They include:

The hidden costs of buying new Texas Hill Country homes

In all the excitement of buying new Texas Hill Country homes, it can be easy to lose sight of the real costs. You’ve probably been focused on your down payment, but that’s not the only expense you’ll be responsible for paying before you get your keys. The following addresses a few of the hidden costs so you’ll know what to expect.

Vintage Oaks Summer Magazine highlights advantages of Texas Hill Country living

There are so many reasons why Vintage Oaks is the Hill Country’s favorite community and the fastest-growing community in the San Antonio MSA for the past four years. But, as they say, the best never rests.

Top local restaurants to enjoy when moving to New Braunfels

Moving to New Braunfels? You’re about to enjoy all that the second-fastest-growing city in the nation has to offer, and that includes an abundance of great local restaurants. Dining out in New Braunfels means having your pick of an ever-growing array of top local options representing everything from casual local favorites to fine dining to national chains. Whether you’re looking for a family-friendly eatery or a great date night spot, you’re bound to find something (and somewhere) you love on this list. 

Grape Stomp highlights allure of Texas Wine Trail

The Grape Stomp is a Texas Wine Trail tradition and one of the Hill Country events many people look forward to every year. After all, who wouldn’t want to help make the wine they love drinking so much! Get ready to kick off your shoes and sink into those grapes at the 15th annual Grape Stomp at Dry Comal Creek Vineyards on three consecutive Saturdays, July 29, August 5, and August 12. Dry Comal is a popular and award-winning Texas winery and also happens to be conveniently located just across the street from Vintage Oaks, making it a favorite spot for residents as well as discerning wine lovers from all over the world.  

Steps for buying land in the Texas Hill Country

Thinking about buying land in the Texas Hill Country? It’s an idea shared by many who have discovered the natural beauty and ample opportunities offered by this magical place. But, before you start driving around in search of the perfect homesite, heed a few tips to make sure you’re able to find what you really want.

Best weekend road trip when living in the Texas Hill Country

One of the many great things about living in the Texas Hill Country is how much there is to do. You’ll never be bored here, and if you’re looking to spend a weekend exploring and having fun with the family, you’ve definitely come to the right place. Here are seven ideas for great Hill Country road trips close to New Braunfels.