Why You May Want to Think About Remote Working

Thanks to technology and collaboration tools, more companies allow employees to switch to remote working. In fact, many residents in Dripping Springs' Caliterra community are remote workers. And they're in good company according to an IWG study mentioned in this CNBC article that says 70 percent of [...]

Millennial Homebuying Trends You Want to Know About

If you're a millennial (born between 1980 and 1998) who is looking for a new home, you're in good company. A study from the National Association of Realtors (NAR) finds that they account for more than one-third of home purchases. You probably have some great ideas in mind about what you want in your [...]

Most Instagrammable Spots in Austin

Hip, artsy, and happening, Austin is everything an Instagrammer could want in the race to up their ‘gram game. No matter what your visual brand may be, the capital of the Lone Star State is here for you. From ultra-chic environs to gorgeous natural settings, the city is teeming with photo ops that w [...]

Here’s How to Make the Most of Texas Tax-Free Weekend

No one wants to think about the end of summer in the Hill Country and going back to school while it's still hot and July. Good news is that you don't have to think about it. You can wait a few days with August right around the corner. And that's the time when many start back-to-school shopping. The [...]

End of Summer Hill Country Activities for the Family

Texas summers are undeniably hot. For students, they also seem incredibly short. With some school districts breaking just over two months, the “we should do that this summer” quickly turns into “will try again next summer.” Don’t let summer slip by unenjoyed. You don’t need a big budget to get out a [...]

Three 4th of July Events near Dripping Springs You Can’t Miss

If you’re ready to start making plans for 4th of July, you’ve come to the right place! At Caliterra, we’ve got the scoop on all of the 4th of July events near Dripping Springs to attend this year. Here are some of our favorite things to do to celebrate Independence Day and catch some fireworks near [...]

3 Things to Do at Camp Lucy in Dripping Springs this Summer

From the moment you arrive at Camp Lucy in Dripping Springs, nestled along beautiful Onion Creek, you know you’ve arrived at a special place. This Hill Country ranch features four picture-perfect event spaces, an onsite restaurant with modern Texas flair and unique lodging opportunities. Today, our [...]

Caliterra’s Guide to the 3 Best Taco Places near Dripping Springs

Cinco de Mayo is just around the corner, and in the spirit of the holiday, let’s taco ‘bout some popular Texas Hill Country taco restaurants! Torchy’s Tacos, Tacodeli and Gringas Grub Shak are three of our favorite taco places near Dripping Springs. These taco joints are some of the best and all thr [...]

Things You Can’t Miss at the Dripping Springs Founders Day Festival

The Dripping Springs Founders Day Festival is an annual celebration of the pioneer spirit and founding of Dripping Springs, TX. Promoting community and volunteerism, this event will begin on Friday, April 26 and conclude on Sunday, April 28. Featured activities include the Grand Parade on Mercer Str [...]

3 Locally Loved Products Available at the Dripping Springs HEB

There’s no place like Texas, and there’s no grocery store like HEB. A Texas staple, the popular grocery store has proudly served Texans high-quality products for years, and the Dripping Springs HEB is no exception. Here are three of our favorite HE-B products that can be found near our master-planne [...]

3 Family-Friendly Texas Hill Country Spring Break Getaways

Spring break in Texas is the perfect time for a getaway to the beautiful Texas Hill Country! Whether you want to take in the breathtaking beauty of the outdoors or enjoy some local shopping and dining, the Hill Country has something for everyone. Here are three unique places to visit for a family-fr [...]

Ghost Note Brewing in Dripping Springs Opening Soon Near Caliterra

Calling all beer lovers - there’s a brand new brewery popping up near our master-planned community. You need to add Ghost Note Brewing in Dripping Springs to your list of awesome things to do near Caliterra this year. The new brewery is set to open this spring on five acres of land at 23663 Ranch Ro [...]

Best Date Night Spots in Dripping Springs

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, and in the spirit of love, we are sharing the top date night spots in Dripping Springs. Whether you’re looking for things to do near Caliterra to celebrate Valentine’s Day or you just want to spend some quality one-on-one time with your significant other, y [...]

New Homes in Dripping Springs Available for the New Year

A fresh, new year is underway and if one of your goals for 2019 is to move into a new home near the Texas Hill Country, Caliterra can help you accomplish your dream. Our master-planned community has a variety of new homes in Dripping Springs available for immediate move-in. Check out a few of the av [...]

4 Home Trends for 2019

All of our homes in Dripping Springs are so masterfully built and designed that they’ll never go out of style, but we can’t necessarily say the same about how you choose to decorate the interior of your Caliterra home. Stay up with some of the top home trends for 2019 to keep your home’s interior al [...]

DIY New Year’s Eve in Dripping Springs at Caliterra

Now that Christmas has come and gone, it’s time to start getting ready to celebrate 2019 in Caliterra! Check out these fun DIY ideas to help you celebrate New Year’s Eve in Dripping Springs. Confetti Balloons (Image via diynetwork.com) Fill your home with the vibrant, celebratory colors when welcomi [...]

DSISD Earns High Marks in 2018 TEA State Accountability Ratings

To hold every district accountable and to provide transparency to the community, the Texas Education Agency (TEA) has combed through Texas school districts and campuses to create an accountability rating. For 2018, DSISD earned high marks making an A! Here’s what you need to know about the 2018 TEA [...]

Discover the Art Scene in Dripping Springs

What’s the first thing that comes to mind when you think of Dripping Springs? We hope it’s our beautiful master-planned community. However, we hope the second thing that comes to mind is the remarkable art scene in Dripping Springs. With the Texas Hill Country offering loads of inspiration, here are [...]

Customize Your Life with Custom Homes at Caliterra in Dripping Springs

Finding your dream home can be difficult if you don’t know where to look. Lucky for you, Caliterra in Dripping Springs has more than one option to help you find that perfect home. Our homebuilders have constructed some of the most incredible custom homes in Texas. If none of these homes are quite ri [...]

4 Things to do in Dripping Springs this November

With the holiday season beginning, it should come as no surprise that there are plenty of things to do in Dripping Springs and there will be even more Dripping Springs events that you certainly won’t want to miss! All just a short drive from our lovely master-planned community, these are the Drippin [...]

Best of Dripping Springs: Skull & Cakebones Craft Bakery

When it comes to the many delicious restaurants in Dripping Springs, you can find just about any type of food your stomach could desire. This is especially the case with the wonderful Skull & Cakebones Craft Bakery! Here are some things to know about this lovely Dripping Springs bakery. (Image v [...]

New Animal Hospital in Dripping Springs – Springs Veterinarian Care

Taking your pet to the vet isn’t anyone’s idea of a good time, but it’s necessary if you want your four-legged friends to stay healthy. If you’ve been having to drive a bit to get to a vet near Dripping Springs, your vet trips are about to get easier! Just a few minutes from our master-planned commu [...]

Pints and Pottery at Twisted X Brewing Co.

Everyone knows that what makes local craft beer so special is that, especially in Dripping Springs, you never have to go far to get it! The Twisted X Brewing Co. is right down the road from Caliterra in Dripping Springs, and this month, they are hosting their Pints and Pottery event! To make sure yo [...]

Best BBQ in Dripping Springs

It wouldn’t be summer in Texas if you didn’t have barbecue nearly every week, and with all the great restaurants in Dripping Springs, there’s plenty of BBQ to fit your hunger! Today, we’re sharing some of our favorite restaurants with the best BBQ in Dripping Springs. PigPen BBQ (Image via pigpen-bb [...]

Artist Series: Dripping Springs Vodka

The Texas Hill Country is full of artists that do everything from painting to cooking to building beautiful homes. This series is meant for Caliterra in Dripping Springs to shine the spotlight on people and businesses near our master-planned community that are truly artists of their craft. This week [...]

Top 5 Family-Friendly Austin Attractions

One of the best things about being in Caliterra in Dripping Springs is that you’ll have easy access to all the fun things to do in Austin, including all the great Austin attractions! Here are just some of the top family-friendly attractions in Austin that are sure to be fun for the whole family. 1. [...]

5 Ways to Use Natural Gas in your Home

People often only consider using natural gas to heat their homes. However, there are many other ways to use natural gas year-round! Not only is it a cost-effective alternative, but it’s also a clean-burning fossil fuel – making it better for the environment! Here are 5 ways to use natural gas in our [...]

Upcoming February Events in Austin, TX

When it comes to keeping your calendar full of fun events, there’s never a shortage of events and things to do in Austin. Just a short drive from Dripping Springs, TX, here are some of the February events in Austin, TX that you won’t want to miss! (Image via youraustinmarathon.com) Black History Mon [...]

Wedding Planning 101: How to Start Planning

There’s no doubt that planning a wedding can be rather stressful. However, our master-planned community in Dripping Springs, TX is here to help! We’ve already shared with you what the ideal wedding timeline looks like, and today, we’re going to tell you how to start planning your dream wedding. Prio [...]

Hot Home Design Trends for the New Year

It’s a new year, and that means all new home design trends! While all of Caliterra’s new homes are beautifully timeless, it’s up to you to decorate just the way you like. Here are some great home design trends to bring your luxury home in Dripping Springs into 2017 with style. Jewel Colors (Image vi [...]

New Year’s Resolutions for Your New Home

You give yourself a New Year’s resolution, so why not give your home one too? Today, our master-planned community is sharing a few New Year’s resolutions that are perfect to implement into your new home! Only Buy Things You Need and Will Use If you’ve already gone through and gotten rid of the thing [...]

New Year, New You, New Home

Everyone loves the New Year! It’s a chance for you to start the year fresh and make the changes in your life that you feel are necessary. What’s the biggest change you want to make this year? Is it to eat healthier? To be more active? Do you want to make a really big change that will certainly be fo [...]

Wedding Planning 101: Creating the Ideal Timeline

When it comes to planning out the perfect wedding, timing is everything! While it’s always best to get as much done as early as possible, that can be unrealistic. To help you manage and plan your dream wedding, our master-planned community is going to share an ideal wedding planning timeline! 12+ Mo [...]

Mazama Coffee Now Open in Caliterra

Are you used to starting your day with a delightful, fresh cup of coffee? Well, now everyone’s favorite local coffee shop is even closer. In fact, Mazama Coffee just opened a second location at Caliterra in Dripping Springs! If you haven’t been to Mazama Coffee before, here are a few things to know [...]

Looking for the Right Home

Finding the home that’s just right for you and your family can be difficult, and with so many new homes in Dripping Springs, the options are endless. Within our master-planned community, there is a wide variety of homes available from our homebuilders that can fit every lifestyle. To help you make t [...]

Busting Common Home Buying Myths

Buying a home can be a little overwhelming at times. There are so many different things you have to do and sign that it’s easy to get confused. Many people will scour the internet looking for answers, and while there is plenty of useful information, there’s also a lot of false information. Caliterra [...]

3 Tips to Keep Your Home Safe from Burglars

One of the worst feelings in the world is to come home to see that all of your things have been thrown around and to realize that you have been robbed. While you can never be 100% safe from having your home fall victim to a burglar, there are steps you can take to lessen your chances severely. Today [...]

Magical Moments that Happened at the Rio Olympics

In every Olympic Games, there are moments that make everyone stop and appreciate what just happened. In the 2016 Rio Olympics, that happened more than usual. Today, the master-planned community of Caliterra in Dripping Springs, Texas is sharing a few of the magical moments that happened at the Rio O [...]

Top 4 Wedding Venues Near Dripping Springs, TX

People usually suggest booking your wedding venue at least 8 months out. So, if you’re looking at getting married in the spring or summer of next year, now is the perfect time to make the reservation! Today, Caliterra in Dripping Springs is going to share some of the wedding venues near Dripping Spr [...]

Meet the Olympians from Texas

Only the best athletes make it to the Olympics, and there’s certainly no shortage of amazing athletes in Texas. Team USA is taking over 550 different athletes to the 2016 Rio summer Olympic Games, 33 of which are from Texas. Today, the master-planned community of Caliterra near Austin, TX is going t [...]

Intro to the Summer Olympics

The Olympic Games is such an amazing tradition that dates back centuries. Now, for a little over two weeks, the world comes together as their top athletes face off for the gold medal. Today, the master-planned community of Caliterra in Dripping Springs is going to answer a few of the questions you m [...]

The Local Low-Down of Dripping Springs, TX

Caliterra in Dripping Springs is the Gateway to the Texas Hill Country. Residents will love this quaint little town near Austin. Here are a few things you should know about living in Dripping Springs, TX. (Image via drippingspringstx.com) A Brief History Dripping Springs, Texas was founded in 1854 b [...]

Homeowner Spotlight: The Freed Family

Caliterra in Dripping Springs, TX is growing fast. We’re making quick progress on the amenities in Caliterra, and we have homes available for quick move-in! To see all of the wonderful things planned come to life in our master-planned community in Dripping Springs, TX, it’s easy to see why residents [...]

Hill Country Wineries

As the Gateway to the Texas Hill Country, Caliterra in Dripping Springs is close to a plethora of amazing Texas Hill Country wineries that create wines comparable to those in California. Here are just a few of the great Hill Country wineries you should check out! Hye Meadow Winery Seated in historic [...]

6 Ways to Reduce Your Utility Bill

The master-planned community of Caliterra is focused on keeping the environment healthy, and we make efforts towards the regeneration of the land we develop. To help the future residents of Caliterra in Dripping Springs, we’re sharing 6 ways to reduce your utility bill and save the environment in th [...]

Wedding Venues Near Dripping Springs

Spring is in the air and with it comes beautiful days, flowers and even more beautiful events – weddings. Spring and summer are the most common times for weddings. Finding the right venue can be almost as hard as finding the perfect dress. To help you make this big decision, Caliterra is going to sh [...]

Wineries Near Dripping Springs

Caliterra in Dripping Springs is the Gateway to the Texas Hill Country. This means residents will be able to have easy access to all of the great Texas Hill Country wineries. Here are just a few wineries near Dripping Springs. Becker Vineyards Resting in Stonewall, Texas, this winery started in 1992 [...]

Dripping Springs Wedding Venues Highlight Series

Spring and summer are the most popular times for a wedding. The nature of the Texas Hill Country comes to life in vibrant colors. The weather is, for the most part, always beautiful and you can host your wedding reception outdoors. To inspire you further, here are 3 Dripping Springs wedding venues t [...]

Top 4 Restaurants in Austin, Texas

While everyone knows Texas for its barbecue, there are plenty of other delicious types of food, especially near Caliterra in Austin. So, in the spirit of Caliterra living and to help you explore all the different kinds of cuisine, here are some of the best restaurants in Austin, Texas. Santorini Caf [...]

Winery Highlights: Wineries Near Dripping Springs

Caliterra in Dripping Springs is the Gateway to the Texas Hill Country. If you’re not familiar with any of the Texas Hill Country wineries, many of them are on par with the vineyards and wineries in California. Here are just a few wineries near Dripping Springs. Dry Comal Creek Vineyards Featuring T [...]

3 Date Ideas to do in Austin, Texas for Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is a day where you have the chance to show the one you care about just how much they mean to you. Finding the perfect date can be a little difficult, so we’ve put together a few date ideas to make Valentine’s Day perfect in Austin, TX: Rocket Electrics You can experience the beautifu [...]

5 Things to do Within 20 Miles of Austin

Located in the charming city of Dripping Springs, Caliterra is only a short drive away from the vibrant city of Austin, Texas. The great thing about being 20 miles away from Austin, Texas is that there are plenty of things to do in Austin without breaking the bank. So, if you’re in love with this ar [...]

How to Throw a Perfect Cocktail Party

One of the best things about when you decide to live in a master-planned community like Caliterra in Austin, you know that your house will have plenty of room to host the perfect party. The idea of Caliterra living is all about finding that perfect place to call home. But a home is nothing without t [...]

Home Design Trends for the New Year

All of the homes in our master-planned community at Caliterra in Dripping Springs are beautifully designed and built. While our homes in Caliterra are undoubtedly beautiful and unique, every home needs to have its personal touch. We have put together a few design trends for the New Year that will en [...]

Dripping Springs Wedding Venues Highlight Series

Choosing where you’re going to have your wedding is a big decision. You want to make sure that everything is perfect! There are so many different Dripping Springs wedding venues that it may be hard to figure out which location will make your day as magical as it should be. That’s why we’re continuin [...]

Six Coffee Recipes All Coffee Lovers Must Try

Coffee is an essential to just about everyone’s morning. There are some who feel like their day is missing something if they don’t have coffee. For those Caliterra coffee fanatics, here are some tasty coffee recipes that will make you want to use coffee in everything, not just as a drink. Smoky Blac [...]

Dripping Springs Wedding Venues Highlight Series

When couples choose Dripping Springs as their wedding destination, they couldn’t have picked a better location to say, “I do”. With the variety of venues to choose from, we’d like to help you out as we continue the Caliterra Dripping Springs wedding venues highlight series with two more beautiful ve [...]

4 Pool Safety Tips Every Parent Needs To Know

School is out and summer is here. With summer comes pool season! Spending the day at the pool is a great way to enjoy time with the family, especially for your little ones who love water. While pool time is fun, it is also important to keep these four pool safety tips in mind while your kids swim ar [...]