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Hurricane Preparedness: Create Your Florida Hurricane Checklist

Posted On: June 5, 2020 | Categories: News | General Info
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Hurricane season is officially here, and Florida homeowners know it’s time to prepare their homes for a season of sun, fun and sometimes-stormy weather. Most Floridians know the precautions that need to be taken and the level of preparedness that owning a home in Florida requires during hurricane season. But, if you’re new to our state, a first-time homeowner, or just in need of a refresher so you don’t forget any important items, we’ve provided this thorough list of hurricane preparedness tips for you. ...



Now Selling: New Homes in Riverview, FL Now Available at Ridgewood

Posted On: June 4, 2020 | Categories: Communities | Communities>Ridgewood
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Quick move-in homes are waiting for you in the brand-new Ridgewood community in Riverview, FL, with additional homes available soon! ...



Home Buying 101: What is an MCC?

Posted On: June 2, 2020 | Categories: News | General Info | Home Buying 101
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The Mortgage Tax Credit Certificate, or MCC, provides a federal tax credit to qualifying homebuyers. Home Solutions Lenders Inc., a Highland Homes preferred lender and Florida Housing-approved MCC lender, provides insight on just what the MCC is, who can benefit, and how to take advantage of this. ...



Living the Good Life in Davenport, Florida

Posted On: May 29, 2020 | Categories: Communities>Preakness Preserve | Communities | News
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Davenport, Florida is where you want to be when you’re looking for that small-town feel but still desire access to big-city conveniences. Its ideal location between Orlando and Tampa allows for homes in this laid-back city to be nestled among small farms and rustling trees, creating a peaceful setting to come home to every day. Does this sound like an ideal spot for your new home? Then you’ll fall in love with Preakness Preserve, a community of new homes in Davenport priced from the $220’s. ...



Why Buy New: Low Housing Inventory in Florida

Posted On: May 22, 2020 | Categories: News | Why Buy New
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Have you been shopping for a home in Florida and finding there just aren’t that many homes on the market to look at? You are not alone – resale housing inventory is at a multi-year low. What can you do to avoid the stress and find the perfect home of your dreams? Buy new!  ...



Now Selling: New Phase at Highland Meadows

Posted On: May 18, 2020 | Categories: Communities | Communities>Highland Meadows | News
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Ready to call one of Davenport, FL’s most popular neighborhoods home? Highland Meadows is expanding! Summerview Crossing is the brand-new phase in our sought-after community of new homes for sale in Davenport, FL!  ...



Introducing New Homes for Sale in Lakeland at Harvest Landing

Posted On: May 11, 2020 | Categories: Communities | News | Communities>Harvest Landing
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New home excitement is in the air as we welcome Harvest Landing, our newest community of homes for sale in Lakeland, Florida, to the Highland Homes family! ...



Keep Your Home Appliances in Tip-Top Shape

Posted On: April 28, 2020 | Categories: News
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Your appliances are the workhorses of your home. They add convenience and ease to your day-to-day living, and while they seem indestructible and able to handle whatever you throw at them, it’s important to provide regular maintenance to maximize their efficiency and lifespan. Here are a few simple tips to keep your Florida home appliances in top condition! ...



Spring Cleaning Tips for a Healthy, Happy Home

Posted On: April 20, 2020 | Categories: News | General Info
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The days are longer, the temperatures are higher, and the flowers are blooming. That means it is springtime! Now is the ideal time to freshen up your home in Florida and we’re here to help with a simple spring-cleaning list, full of ideas to get your space to shine. ...



Now Selling: New Homes in Winter Haven, FL at VillaMar

Posted On: April 17, 2020 | Categories: Communities | Communities>VillaMar
Now Selling: New Homes in Winter Haven, FL at VillaMar

Charm, comfort, and affordability are just a few of the top qualities you’ll discover in your new home at VillaMar in Winter Haven, FL. ...