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What’s Hot in the Kitchen?
09.10.20

Many years ago, the kitchen of a home was a no-nonsense, functional, utilitarian room that was located at the back of the house. Only the “chief cook and bottle-washer” was allowed to enter this workplace. Needless to say, those days are long gone.

Five Ways Priorities for Home Buyers are Changing
08.31.20

There are so many “new normal” considerations that it is difficult to keep with them all! This is especially true for the place where we are spending much more time than before the pandemic - our homes. Fortunately, long before the current challenges came along, the developers of Vintage Oaks, a master-planned community in New Braunfels, Texas, realized that today’s home buyers want the privacy and peace of mind that only the wide-open spaces of the Texas Hill Country can offer.

6 Requirements for Veterans to Qualify for Texas Land Loans
07.29.20

Interested in buying Texas land and obtaining a loan from the Texas Veterans Land Board (VLB)? Special VLB loans can make landownership uniquely affordable for Texas veterans. But they’re not available to everyone or on every piece of land. It's important for veterans to know the requirements to qualify for Texas land loans before applying. This will help ensure they can get approved or become aware of the steps they need to take to get there.

Why Veterans choose Vintage Oaks
05.21.20

Vintage Oaks is the fastest-growing community in the San Antonio area for five consecutive years thanks to its variety of Hill Country land and homes for sale, resort amenities, and beautiful setting. Largely, that’s why veterans choose Vintage Oaks. But, there are countless other reasons this New Braunfels new-home community appeals to this segment of real estate buyers.

How to Find a Custom Homebuilder in the Hill Country
05.14.20

Your custom home builder is an integral part of your home design team. They will help you finalize a budget and stick to it throughout the building process. One of the tasks they will oversee is managing all subcontractors involved in the design and building of your new home. They are knowledgeable in all building systems and will make sure work is executed in a timely and efficient manner. Your custom home builder also tracks all costs in the construction of your home, submits the pay request to the bank, and provides lien release waivers for all completed work.

How to buy land in Texas Hill Country
05.06.20

 

If you’re looking to buy land in Texas Hill Country, you’re not alone! This idyllic area between Austin and San Antonio is one of the most popular spots in which to buy Texas land and build custom homes in the state. And it’s also chock full of so many scenic and special spots it’s hard to know where to even begin. When it’s time to get serious about your land purchase, here are some top tips for making the right decision.

10 Reasons you should move to New Braunfels
04.30.20

There are so many reasons people want to move to New Braunfels that it would take all day to run through them all. So we’re just listing 10.

Discover These 10 Weird and Wonderful Hill Country Gems
04.08.20

Texas Hill Country has something to offer everyone. If you’re up for a day trip or just something to do on a lazy afternoon, these hidden gems are all nearby and offer a fun alternative to the norm.

How to Choose the Neighborhood That Suits You Best in Hill Country
04.06.20

People are realizing that Texas Hill Country offers some of the most beautiful land in the country. The population of the area is rising as new families move in to start their lives and retirees settle down here to enjoy the scenic landscape and temperate climate in their retirement years. The Hill Country consists of everything from bustling cities to quiet, remote country areas. The key to choosing the proper neighborhood for you is to look at how you want to live, and then match that to where you want to live.

East Ranch Loop Trail adds to Vintage Oaks expansive trail system
04.02.20

 

Whether they’re being used for walking, running, biking, or simply as a means to get some fresh air while enjoying the gorgeous Hill Country surroundings, Vintage Oaks’ trail system is beloved by owners. Now this valuable amenity has become even more so with the opening of the East Ranch Loop Trail. 

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