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Vintage Oaks Adding 3+ Miles of Trails

Most complete trail system in the Hill Country will measure more than six miles

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10 Steps to building a custom home

Thinking about building a custom home in the Hill Country?

Whether you’re interested in building a custom home in the Hill Country or looking to purchase a builder home, you’ll want to know what to expect. The following outline will familiarize you with the process and the 10 steps you’ll take along the way to creating your dream home.

What to consider when buying land in the Texas Hill Country


If you’ve decided on buying land in the Hill Country, congratulations! And welcome! You’re about to embark on an exciting journey, and soon you will be able to stand proudly on your land and celebrate. But, first, you have some decisions to make, and with so many great options out there, and so many types of land types and areas in which to buy, it can seem overwhelming. Apply these five tips to help you make all the best decisions.

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Vintage Oaks Concert Series Kicks Off May 16 with Zane Williams

The Hill Country's favorite live music event is back for another season. The Vintage Oaks Concert Series at Timber Ridge Park kicks off on Wednesday, May 16 with a free show featuring country star Zane Williams. This has proven to be an extremely popular event, so make sure to get here early to claim your spot and be ready to have a great time!

Jobs in New Braunfels are booming


Employment growth in New Braunfels over the last several years has helped fuel population growth in the city. Currently the ninth-fastest-growing city in the nation, the city is convenient to two of the most dynamic cities in the country, Austin and San Antonio. But, with a growing employment base of its own that is drawing new companies, new expansions, and new home and land buyers, jobs in New Braunfels remain on the rise.

South Texas home designs found in Texas Hill Country Homes for Sale

If you’re thinking of buying Texas Hill Country homes for sale or building a custom home and have never heard of Ranch Country architecture, you soon will. While there are a variety of styles and influences throughout the area, expect to see extensive stone, especially Texas limestone, as well as high ceilings and rustic beams on the interiors. These are just a few of the popular features of South Texas home designs.

Texas even more tax-friendly state under Trump tax plan 

Taxes have been somewhat of a polarizing topic of late, with differing opinions about President Trump’s tax plan and worries among many about the impact on their personal financial situation. One thing is clear: the changes make Texas an even more tax-friendly state, with benefits for property owners, business owners, and those considering relocating to Texas for business or personal reasons (or both!).

Comal County land for sale spurs growth in second-fastest-growing county in the nation

The growth of New Braunfels shows no signs of slowing. Not only is the city No. 9 on the list of fastest-growing cities in the nation this year, but Comal County was just named the second-fastest growing county in the nation, up from seventh place last year, according to new U.S. Census Bureau population estimates. 

Should you move to Texas or California?

If you’re considering a change and want to relocate to another state, chances are a move to Texas or California is on your list. After all, the two states are consistently near the top when it comes to new residents.