New Home Construction in Helotes

Located in the heart of Hill Country, northwest of San Antonio, Helotes is a vibrant city with a flourishing economy and a high quality of life. You'll be charmed by the small-town tranquility, and amazed by all of the family-friendly things to do just outside of your new home in Helotes, TX.


"Best Small Town in Texas to Raise Kids" - Bloomberg Business Week, 2013

When it comes to home, there's no place like Helotes. The city that was once a stagecoach stop between San Antonio and Bandera is now a place people want to stop and stay. The unique community has a tranquil small-town vibe and offers a multitude of fun and family-friendly things to do. The John T. Floore Country Store is a world-famous dance hall and cafe that's listed in the National Register of Historic Places and draws top musical talent. There's an outdoor marketplace that takes place the first Saturday of every month. There are plenty of locally owned restaurants, bars, and shops along Old Bandera Road. And all of the excitement of San Antonio is just a short drive away.

Not only will you love your new-build home in Helotes for the attractive surroundings, but you will also love your new home because it is simply built Better. With our Whole Home Building Standards, we hold ourselves to rigorous quality requirements, ensuring that each step of your new home construction is handled with the utmost care. Our expert team maintains close contact with you so that each of your needs and specifications is adhered to in your new home. We also allow you to personalize the design of your new home with dozens of options in our Design Studio. Each floorplan, community, and design option is truly created with you in mind.

  • POPULATION 8,364
  • area 6.575 sq mi
  • median home price $305,094
  • median household income $115,930

Getting Around

  • Sea World San Antonio 25 minutes
  • John T Floores Country Store Music Venue 9 minutes
  • Government Canyon State Natural Area 18 minutes

Living Large in a Small Town

For decades, Helotes was a farming community, but once the John T. Floore Country Store opened in 1946 it turned to commerce, and today's citizens remain committed to balancing economic prosperity with environmental consciousness and historic preservation with modern revitalization. Zippia.com, which bases its ratings on high household income, low unemployment, and a low poverty rate, declared Helotes to be one of the "Ten Most Successful Cities in Texas" in 2017.

Discover the neighborhood and all it has to offer

Discover what’s around the community, plan your commute, and find the perfect dinner spot.

Government Canyon State Natural Area
7.9 miles away (about an 18 minute drive)
John T. Floore's Country Store Music Venue
2.9 miles away (about a 9 minute drive)
SeaWorld San Antonio
12.2 miles away (about a 25 minute drive)

Discover your perfect home in Helotes

As you explore both move-in-ready and to-be-built houses for sale in Helotes, we hope you'll take a look at M/I Homes. To date, more than 100,000 people have trusted M/I Homes to build their new home. Please reach out to our team with any questions and for more information.