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Relocating? The Complete Guide to Relocating to the Texas Hill Country

The beautiful Texas Hill Country encompasses a large area of South and Central Texas and includes the Austin and San Antonio metropolitan areas. This whole area is experiencing a period of explosive growth and expansion as a popular place to live, and right at the heart of it is New Braunfels — a suburb that’s one of the fastest-growing cities in the country right now. If you’re relocating to New Braunfels or anywhere in the Texas Hill Country, here’s everything you should know.

Cost of Living in Popular U.S. Cities

If you’re thinking about relocating, the cost of living in various cities is an important consideration. A cost of living calculation takes into account the average prices for basic needs such as housing, health care, food, local taxes, and more.

10 Reasons You Should Move to New Braunfels

New Braunfels, Texas, is one of the most rapidly growing cities in the country, and for a good reason. It’s a great place to call home. If you’re thinking of relocating, here are the top 10 reasons you should choose New Braunfels:

What’s Hot in the Kitchen?

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.

Topics: homes

Five Ways Priorities for Home Buyers are Changing

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.

Topics: Vintage Oaks

6 Requirements for Veterans to Qualify for Texas Land Loans

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

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

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


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

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.

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