Grand Opening of Saratoga – New Homes in N. Lakeland, Florida

Highland Homes Saratoga Model Home KitchenWe are excited to announce the grand opening of Saratoga, a beautiful neighborhood of stylish and affordable new homes in north Lakeland.

We invite you to join us on Saturday, Dec. 6 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, Dec. 7 from 1 to 5 p.m. for the grand opening celebration and to tour our brand-new model home, the four-bedroom Parker home plan. While you browse and learn about the quality features included in every new home at Saratoga, enjoy complimentary food and dr­­­­inks sponsored by Synovus Mortgage Corp. and Regions Financial Corp. (more…)

Moving Into My New Highland Home

Highland Homes Dream HomeThanks for stopping by to read my final blog posting; it’s been so much fun to share my home building experience with you.

Since my last post, the final construction details were put in place and we were able to conduct the first walkthrough with our Highland Homes personal builder. During this walk of the home, the builder spoke to us about the features of the home, such as the safety outlets, lighting, air conditioning, etc. We looked over everything and marked up a few areas that needed touching up, but the house looked great. After this first walk though, the builder worked on fixing and touching up the items that we found so the house was finished to our satisfaction. (more…)

Highland Homes Announces New Homes Available at Deer Creek

homes in Osceola CountyEarlier this year, we sold our final home at Deer Creek, but after receiving multiple requests to build here again we are excited to announce that we are now selling (again) at Deer Creek in St. Cloud! With affordable pricing, beautiful home designs, fantastic amenities and a prime location, Deer Creek is the perfect community for you to call home.

Priced from the $160,000s, homes at Deer Creek showcase more than 15 stylish home designs with up to 2,487 square feet of living space, three to five bedrooms and two to three bathrooms. (more…)

Highland Homes Now Selling Homes at Sundance Place in Mulberry

New Homes at Sundance Place in MulberryHave you been searching for a new home in Mulberry, Florida? We are pleased to announce that we are now building stylish and affordable homes at Sundance Place, a brand-new community located off Shepherd Road.

Offering more than 10 of our most stylish home designs, homes at Sundance Place are priced from the $140,000s, with interiors featuring up to 2,389 square feet of living space with three to five bedrooms and two to three bathrooms. Home layouts include features desired for today’s lifestyle such as open great rooms, drop zones, luxury master baths, porches and lanais, and 2-car garages. When you build your new Highland home at Sundance Place, you may personalize your home to your style and needs with hundreds of design options available at the Highland Homes Personal Selection Studio. (more…)

Highland Homes Now Selling at Venetian at Bay Park in Ruskin

Now Selling Ruskin Homes at Venetian at Bay ParkWe are excited to announce that we are now selling beautiful homes at Venetian at Bay Park, a neighborhood located within the Wellington North at Bay Park community in Ruskin. Affordably priced from the $150,000s, homes at Venetian at Bay Park are perfect for first-time home buyers, but with just 25 homes available – all located on a quiet cul-de-sac – you will want to act quickly to call Venetian at Bay Park home. (more…)

Grand Opening of Stonewood Manor – New Homes in Lady Lake, Florida

Stonewood Manor Grand OpeningIf you are looking for a new home in Lake County in central Florida, you don’t want to miss out on the grand opening of our beautiful Stonewood Manor community in Lady Lake.

You are invited to join us on Saturday, Nov. 22 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, Nov. 23 from 1 to 5 p.m. for the grand opening celebration and to tour our beautiful new model home, the three-bedroom Lynford II home plan. While you browse and learn about the quality features included in every new home at Stonewood Manor, enjoy complimentary food and dr­­­­inks sponsored by Shelter Mortgage Company and Compass Mortgage, LLC. (more…)

Highland Homes Celebrates Growth with New Home Savings for YOU

Highland Homes November Home Buyer IncentiveHighland Homes is growing! 2014 has been a huge year for us as we have celebrated new communities, new home designs, and most importantly, new homeowners! With three new communities grand opening soon, we would like to invite you to join us in celebrating and we are excited to offer you $10,000 in savings when you purchase your new home in any of our Florida communities this November. (more…)

Highland Homes Salutes American Heroes this Veterans Day

Highland Homes Salutes Military VeteransSince 1954, the 11th day of the 11th month has been a day of celebrating and remembering those that have fought for our freedom. This Veterans Day, we want to say THANK YOU to those that have served in our armed forces. As a Florida home builder, we are dedicated to helping our nation’s heroes achieve the American dream of homeownership and are proud to be your VA specialists! (more…)

Wall Treatments: The Art of Decorating with Stripes

Highland Homes Vivid Stripe Decor
A narrow, vivid stripe adds a color-pop between wider stripes.

Stripes have the power to redirect the eye and reshape a space. This orderly pattern will add visual interest to any space and, done correctly, complete a chic room look.

Stripes can go with any style in your home, such as vintage, modern, transitional, or country, depending on the colors and pattern you decide to use.  When considering adding stripes on a wall, there are some decisions that will need to be made, such as the colors, pattern, wide versus narrow, and horizontal versus vertical. (more…)

Highland Homes Introduces New Florida Home Plans Designed for Your Life

Highland Homes Soleil Floor PlanWhat are the most important features on your home shopping list? If you are like most of today’s home buyers, I’m sure you have done (or are beginning to do) your research and compiling a list of features important to you.

Based on recent studies, some of the top features that the modern homebuyer is looking for include an open layout, highly utilized square footage, plenty of storage, an inside laundry room, and technology features. (more…)