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WHY WE LOVE CASTLE HILLS – NOD TO KING ARTHUR
The name Castle Hills was chosen to evoke the idea of home as a castle while also referring to the area’s natural rolling landscape. The name is also a nod to the late Bright family patriarch, H.R. “Bum” Bright, and his love of Arthurian legend. As a child, Bum loved reading the tales of King Arthur, Merlin, Lancelot and the sword Excalibur. Bum specifically cited the positive character traits extolled through tales of the Knights of the Round Table, like humility, kindness and loyalty. As a result, streets, parks, lakes and other landmarks in Castle Hills are named after references to Arthurian legend. Read more “fun stuff” about Castle Hills here.
WHY WE LOVE CASTLE HILLS – BUILT WITH LOVE
For nearly 70 years, Castle Hills has been the perfect place to enjoy life. It started long before the community was developed. In 1952, the Bright family acquired the first piece of property that makes up our wonderful community. The family enjoyed campouts, fishing, horseback riding and hunting on the land that would become Castle Hills. The developer’s hope is that Castle Hills will be a place for families to call home for generations to come. To read a letter written by Bright Realty CEO Chris Bright about his love for this property, click here.
GIVE BACK IN CASTLE HILLS
According to the American Red Cross, one blood donor can save three lives! Stop by the Castle Hills Village Shops Saturday, February 2, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. for a neighborhood blood drive. Read more about how you can help here.
NEW YEAR, NEW HOBBIES IN CASTLE HILLS
The new year is the perfect time to take up a new hobby, and Castle Hills makes that easy. Interested in learning a new skill? Head over to the Village Shops to take a variety of dance classes at Paragon Dance Studio. Castle Hills Taekwondo America offers classes for both kids and adults teaching the traditional martial art. The Music Academy of Castle Hills has both private and group classes for students of all ages and instruments. Design Time offers several different art workshops and classes for all ages. If you’re looking to get outdoors, why not join The Lakes at Castle Hills, the community’s 18-hole championship golf course. Castle Hills also has a network of different clubs and groups hosted by residents. With a variety of both indoor and outdoor activities to choose from, there’s something to fill everyone’s free time in Castle Hills. For more information, click here.
NEW YEAR, NEW LOOK THANKS TO CASTLE HILLS
With the new year in full swing, it’s time to freshen up your look, and what better place to pamper yourself than Castle Hills? For the men out there, The Art of Handsome provides clients with an old-fashioned barbershop experience, complete with haircuts and beard grooming. Coco Nails & Spa offers manicures, pedicures, eyelash extensions, waxing and facials. The Village Shops can keep your pets pretty at American Pup Culture, and a new salon, Generations, is opening in Castle Hills soon! Let the Village Shops help you look your best in 2019. For a full list of retailers, click here.
NEW YEAR, NEW FOOD IN CASTLE HILLS
It’s a new year, and the Castle Hills Village Shops has become home to two new restaurants. Ramen Izakaya Akira, a Japanese eatery, features a variety of classic soups and appetizers like the Garlic Lover’s Pork Broth Ramen and Deep-Fried Gyoza, while also offering different types of sake. The Grind Burger Bar & Tap Room serves up both traditional and unique burgers such as “The OG,” with standard toppings, and the “Gary Busey,” finished with smoked brisket and onions, pepper jack, pickled jalapeno, and slaw. If you’re feeling hungry, be sure to stop by to check out the newest additions to the Village Shops! For a full list of retailers, click here.
NEW YEAR, NEW HABITS IN CASTLE HILLS
A new year means new habits, and Castle Hills is the perfect place to lead a healthy lifestyle in 2019. Castle Hills is home to over 20 parks and lakes, hike-and-bike trails, community centers with pools, basketball and tennis courts, fitness rooms, sports fields, and a private golf course. Castle Hills even offers a community garden, allowing families to grow and enjoy organic vegetables! With a variety of both indoor and outdoor facilities, there’s something to help everyone stay fit and healthy in Castle Hills. For more information on the community, click here.
NEW YEAR, NEW HOME IN CASTLE HILLS
Castle Hills Southwest currently has four model homes available for touring, allowing home buyers to see the variety of styles and amenities Castle Hills has to offer. American Legend currently has two models open in Castle Hills Southwest, with an array of floor plans ranging from 1,497 - 4,000 square feet, with the option to personalize design features such as flooring, cabinetry and more. Prices start in the mid $300s. Britton Homes’ model exemplifies their mission of “character and quality in every detail,” with crafted designs, energy efficiency and innovative technology. Prices begin in the mid $400s. Saxony by Shaddock Homes features seven new home designs and exterior selections. Both one- and two-story floor plans are available with prices starting in the high $400s. In addition to the current models, Castle Hills Southwest will be adding more model homes in late 2019. Check back throughout the year for updates on all the exciting things happening in Castle Hills!
NEW YEAR, NEW SMILE IN CASTLE HILLS
There’s no better way to start the new year than with a beautiful smile, and Castle Hills has got you covered. The Village Shops is home to both Krieger Orthodontics & Smile Design as well as Castle Hills Dental, the perfect places to help you get the smile you’ve always wanted. Krieger Orthodontics offers cosmetic dental services, such as veneers and crowns to restore smiles. Castle Hills Dental also offers cosmetic procedures in addition to routine practices such as extractions, root canals, dentures and implants. For a full list of shops in Castle Hills, click here.
HAPPY HOLIDAYS FROM CASTLE HILLS
Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays from Castle Hills! Enjoy this season surrounded by friends and family.