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Home Buying 101: Types of Home Loans

Posted On: September 14, 2020 | Categories: General Info | Home Buying 101
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Generally speaking, there are two overarching categories or types of home loans – conventional loans and government-backed mortgages including FHA, VA, and USDA loans. Each has different advantages and qualification requirements, and our preferred lenders can help you determine the right type of home loan for your needs. ...



Home Buying 101: What Credit Score Do You Need to Buy a Home in Florida?

Posted On: June 24, 2020 | Categories: News | General Info | Home Buying 101
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Are you considering buying a new home in Florida and not sure if you have the credit score required? Get the scoop on credit score basics, the score you need to buy a home, and the benefits of getting pre-qualified before you start shopping for your new home. ...



Home Buying 101: Florida Down Payment Assistance Programs

Posted On: October 4, 2018 | Categories: News | General Info | Home Buying 101
Home Buying 101: Florida Down Payment Assistance Programs

If a down payment is the final piece of the puzzle in achieving your new home dreams, we have good news - A number of Florida down payment assistance programs are available to help cover your down payment and other purchase costs! ...



Happy National Mortgage Professional Month!

Posted On: September 1, 2017 | Categories: News | General Info

The month of September is dedicated to mortgage professionals who strive to help individuals and families achieve their dream of homeownership. As a Florida homebuilder dedicated to providing you with the best home buying experience possible, we work closely with a network of quality preferred lenders ...



Why I Built My New Florida Home with Highland Homes

Posted On: April 18, 2017 | Categories: News | General Info | Why Buy New | The Experience of Building My Highland Home
Building your new home from the ground up is a rewarding experience — especially if you’re working with a Florida home builder who makes your experience memorable, exciting, and fun. Why are our homeowners always smiling? Because it feels good to work with people who truly care about you and your

Home Buying 101: How Much Do I Really Need for a Down Payment?

Posted On: April 7, 2017 | Categories: News | General Info | Home Buying 101
Home Buying 101: How Much Do I Really Need for a Down Payment?

People often have misconceptions about how much is truly needed to own their new home. Here are some facts ...



5 Common New Home Buying Myths Debunked

Posted On: October 3, 2016 | Categories: News | Home Buying 101
5 Common New Home Buying Myths Debunked

Some first-time homebuyers feel intimidated by the steps needed to start owning and stop renting. Many of the home buying preconceptions you have heard probably aren’t even true! Read along as we put five common homebuying myths to rest ...



Home Buying 101: Florida’s Low Interest Rates Mean It’s Time to Buy

Posted On: February 22, 2016 | Categories: News | Home Buying 101
Have you heard about the Federal Reserve’s recent decision to raise short-term interest rates? You may be wondering what this means for mortgage rates and if now is the right time to buy a home. If you’ve been on the fence or unsure about the financial impact of buying a new home, we have good

Now Selling New Homes in Popular North Lakeland

Posted On: October 13, 2015 | Categories: Communities | News
Following the success of our wildly popular Saratoga community, which sold out just months after opening late last year, we are excited to announce our latest community of new homes in north Lakeland which is sure to be just as sought after. Glennwood Terrace, a brand-new community of North Lakeland

Homeownership is More Affordable, and Beneficial, than You May Think

Posted On: June 19, 2015 | Categories: News | Home Buying 101
Benefits of home ownership include personalizing your space to your style.When deciding between buying a new home and renting, many factors come into play. You may have financial questions about buying a home such as, “Is now a good time to buy?쳌 and “Will buying or renting be more affordable?쳌 You