Six of the Best Dripping Springs Neighborhoods

Posted by Monty Crawford on Monday, October 8th, 2018 at 11:45am.

Dripping Springs Real Estate

Dripping Springs is located just outside of Austin and is known for its laid- back atmosphere and rural lifestyle within easy reach of the city. The Texas Hill Country landscape with its mature oak trees and rolling meadows surrounds the homes in Dripping Springs with beauty. This community has a variety of homes with country charm punctuated by elegance that will be appreciated by the executive, the equestrian or the farmer.

With so many neighborhood options for those looking at Dripping Springs homes for sale, there is bound to be the right home in the right place for just about any home buyer. Take a look at a few of our favorite communities in Dripping Springs.

Belterra

Belterra is an award-winning master-planned community in Dripping Springs. It has been recognized for the lifestyle amenities and quality of homes it offers its residents, making homes in Belterra a much sought-after part of the Dripping Springs real estate market.  Home designs by leading home builders like David Weekley, Sitterle, Scott Felder, Drees, Grand Haven, Highland Homes and Newmark offer a variety of homes that blend well together while appealing to the individual tastes and budgets of the home buyer considering purchasing home in Belterra. This neighborhood provides many exclusive amenities to its residents. There are hiking trails, playscapes, swimming pools, planned neighborhood activities. Comfort, good schools and a short commute to Austin make purchasing a Belterra home for sale one of best real estate options in the Texas Hill Country.

Sunset Canyon

Sunset Canyon is an established neighborhood in the Dripping Springs real estate market. This community is perfect for those looking for a little elbow room in the Texas Hill Country. Homes are situated on lots of over 1 acre, some of them up to 10 acres. Living with lots of wide open space and plenty of privacy is appreciated by the owners of the homes in Sunset Canyon. Just 4 miles from Dripping Springs, this community of 700 single family homes enjoys convenient location and good schools. Entertainment and outdoor activities are easy to get to. Residents can enjoy the many local shops, farm to table restaurants and vineyards and distilleries in the area. Larger retailers, movies and dining can be found at the Hill Country Galleria in Bee Cave.

Sawyer Ranch

Set against the backdrop of the serene beauty of the Texas Hill County, Sawyer Ranch homes for sale are upscale custom homes on acreage homesites. This 280-acre neighborhood in Dripping Springs is known for its beautiful views and open spaces, with streams and wooded areas surrounding neighborhood amenities such a swimming pool and community center. Aside from the neighborhood activities, there are many entertaining things to do. A variety of entertainment is close to home like exploring the Perdanales State Park, going for a wine tasting tour of the area wineries, enjoying the renowned live music scene or dining at a local farm to table restaurant.  Shoppers can find unique goods at the local stores in Dripping Springs or for “big box” shopping opportunities, head over to the Hill Country Galleria in nearby Bee Cave.  Sawyer Ranch real estate is a great investment for the home buyer seeking a country home convenient to Austin.

If a home in one of the Dripping Springs communities on this page sounds appealing to you, contact the experts at Crawford Realty Group to learn more or arrange a showing. If you'd like to have homes for sale in these areas emailed to you, sign up for our free home finder service and specify which types of homes you'd like to receive updates about.

West Cave Estates

West Cave Estates is located just north of Dripping Springs. Homes in West Cave Estates sit atop Texas Hill Country bluffs and are known for their majestic views of the surrounding nature. This community is also sought after for its privacy, with winding neighborhood roads and homes that are set back from the street on lots of 1 to 5 Acres. There are ready-to-move-in homes, as well as vacant home sites for those looking to build their dream home in the Dripping Springs real estate market. West Cave Estates residents enjoy the many local shops and restaurants in Dripping Springs, with larger retailers nearby at the Hill Country Galleria. There are several area wineries that offer tours and tastings, and a robust local live music scene. For those who enjoy hiking, biking and observing nature Pedernales State Park is close to home. Austin is just a short drive away for those who wish to attend big-name music acts, urban nightlife or major league sporting events.

Arrowhead Ranch

Those seeking new homes in the Dripping Springs real estate market should consider taking a look at Arrowhead Ranch homes for sale. Developed by M/I Homes, this master-planned gated community covers over 300 acres and overlooks Onion Creek. There will be 380 homes in Arrowhead Ranch once the development is complete. In addition to beautiful residences, plans include a swimming pool, pocket parks, nature trails and preserved parkland. The residents at Arrowhead Ranch enjoy the Dripping Springs Community from its quaint shops and unique and diverse restaurants to the surrounding natural entertainment available, like hiking and swimming in the Hamilton Pool Preserve. Shopping, dining and movies can be found at The Hill Country Galleria in nearby Bee Cave. A short drive into Austin offers major league sports, urban nightlife and city culture.

Vistancia

Vistancia is located just west of Austin. This neighborhood features one-acre homesites in the beauty of the Texas Hill Country with its deep canyons, rolling hills and shady oak trees. It is the perfect setting for the estate homes built by Ashton Woods and Vintage Estate Homes. The neighborhood began development in 2012 and there are a few vacant homesites left. Vistancia homes for sale are conveniently located to hiking and swimming at Hamilton Pool Nature Preserve, and nearby Lake Travis for watersports like boating and fishing. Golfers can enjoy the highly rated courses at Falconhead and Spanish Oaks Golf Clubs. Dripping Springs has an array of unique shops, farm to table restaurants and a thriving live music community. Convenient to good schools, shopping and Downtown Austin, this is a great neighborhood for those who want lots of indoor and outdoor space.

These are but a few of the wonderful communities in Dripping Springs. Whether you are ready to move into a new home today or wish to build a custom home, there are many options available to your whether you are a first-time home buyer, a growing family or an empty nester. Let us know what you are looking for and we will help you find it!

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