Monthly Archives: October 2010

True Grit Gala, A Hill Country Event

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It was only earlier in the year that Blanco, Texas was buzzing with excitement as the filming of the movie True Grit was taking place. Located in Blanco is a historic court house which was used during filming for a … Continue reading

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Fall for Your Hill Country Garden

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Fall in the Hill Country is an important season for cultivating your garden and landscaping. Continue reading

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Wildlife Tax Benefits for your Hill Country Property

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One of the greatest benefits of living in the hill country are the wildlife tax benefits homeowners can take advantage of. In 1995 Proposition 11 was passed which allowed Texas land owners an agricultural appraisal if they converted their land … Continue reading

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Hill Country Living: Nature as Your Neighbor

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Living on a Texas Hill Country property means nature is at your doorstep. Continue reading

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The Highland Lakes Air Force Museum

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In the heart of the hill country lays an amazing collection of history; World War II aircrafts. Located in Burnet, Texas is the Highland Lakes Squadron Commemorative Air Force which is home to many World War II aircrafts as well … Continue reading

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Blanco Market Days

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The hill country is host to many events during the year such as flea markets, farmers markets, craft fairs, and market days. The Blanco Market Days are sponsored by the Old Blanco County Courthouse Preservation Society (OBCCPS). The society is … Continue reading

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October is Wine Month in Texas

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October is here and that means its wine month in Texas. All throughout the month of October, wineries across Texas will be celebrating the state’s wine industry. Some of the state’s best wineries can be found right here in the hill country with over twenty wineries to explore. Continue reading

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Visiting the LBJ Ranch and Park

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Rolling hills, large oak trees, the golden grass blowing in the breeze; fall is visible everywhere in the hill country. If you are looking for a weekend getaway or a place to take the family to enjoy this fabulous fall … Continue reading

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Buying versus Building a Home on Hill Country Property

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If you are looking for a new home, you might have considered whether you should build or buy. It is every buyer’s wish to find their dream home and in most cases designing and building from the ground up is … Continue reading

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Fredericksburg’s Oktoberfest

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In Texas’ hill country, one of the best times of the year is fall. The sun is warm, the breeze is cool, and more people are spending time outside. October is a great month in the hill country and what … Continue reading

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