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Home Buying 101: Tax Benefits for Florida Homeowners

Posted On: February 6, 2020 | Categories: General Info | Home Buying 101
Home Buying 101: Tax Benefits for Florida Homeowners

Curious about tax deductions available to you as a Florida homeowner? Good news - There are an array of tax deductions available that can add up to big savings if you itemize your 2019 federal tax return. ...



Homeownership Up Among People Under 35

Posted On: August 10, 2019 | Categories: Communities | News | Communities>Boyette Fields | Communities>Gramercy Farms | Communities>Tuscany Bay | Communities>Casara
Homeownership Up Among People Under 35

Who’s buying homes in the second quarter of 2019? According to recent data from the U.S. Census Bureau and the real estate experts at Zillow, homeownership rates are up for U.S. and Florida home buyers under the age of 35! Homeownership rates for buyers under age 35 increased to 36.4% nationwide in the second quarter ...



Tampa Named Best Market for First-Time Buyers for Second Year In a Row

Posted On: April 26, 2019 | Categories: News
Tampa Named Best Market for First-Time Buyers for Second Year In a Row

Known for its beautiful Gulf Coast beaches, phenomenal restaurants and entertainment destinations, and sunny year-round weather, Tampa is undoubtedly a top place to call home. And, if you are looking for your first home, Tampa has even more to offer! In fact, Tampa is the nation’s top market for ...



Buying a New Home in Florida This Year? This Should Be Your 1st Step!

Posted On: February 19, 2019 | Categories: News | General Info | Home Buying 101
Buying a New Home in Florida This Year? This Should Be Your 1st Step!

If you are ready and willing to buy the new home of your dreams, you may be pleasantly surprised by your ability to do so! The first-step towards owning the Florida new home of your dreams is to get pre-qualified and determine your home buying power. ...



Home Buying 101: Florida Down Payment Assistance Programs

Posted On: October 4, 2018 | Categories: News | General Info | Home Buying 101

A number of Florida down payment assistance programs are available to help cover your down payment and other purchase costs. Combined with the stylish, efficient, and affordable new homes built by Highland Homes in Florida, homeownership is easily within your reach! ...



5 Simple Steps to Owning a Home in Tampa Bay

Posted On: April 30, 2018 | Categories: News | General Info
Renting is becoming much more expensive in Tampa Bay.According to RENTCafe’s February 2018 Apartment Market Report, renters across Tampa Bay saw year-over-year rent increases much higher than the 2.7 percent national average. Lakeland renters are paying 6.4 percent more, Tampa rent increased 5.2

Two Central Florida Cities Ranked Best for First-Time Buyers

Posted On: March 29, 2018 | Categories: Communities | News | Communities>Stonebridge at Chapel Creek | General Info | Communities>Gramercy Farms | Communities>Tuscany Bay
Searching for your first home in Florida? Then start your search in Tampa or Orlando, two of the top markets for first-time buyers in the US! And to make things even better, these are two great cities where you’ll find Highland Homes neighborhoods offering spacious, comfortable homes for nearly

Home Buying 101: Tax Benefits of Owning a Home

Posted On: January 30, 2018 | Categories: News | General Info | Home Buying 101
Home Buying 101: Tax Benefits of Owning a Home

There are many benefits to owning a new home in Florida ranging from the pride of ownership, to safety and comfort, and increased net worth. During this time of year, another benefit on many people’s minds relates to taxes. There are an array of home ownership tax deductions available that add up to big tax savings for homeowners ...



5 Common New Home Buying Myths Debunked

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

First-time homebuyers can feel intimidated by the steps needed to start owning and stop renting. Is my credit good enough? Do I make enough money? How do I even find the home I want? ...

Do you feel uncertainty holds you back from owning the home of your dreams? Ain’t nobody got time for that! Many of the home buying preconceptions you have probably heard aren’t even true! Read along as we put five common home-buying myths to rest



Discover the 3 Most Popular Florida New Homes for First-Time Buyers

Posted On: May 10, 2016 | Categories: News | Why Buy New | Design and Decorating
Homeowners love the open living area and volume ceilings in the Oleander IIFinding a home that has everything you are looking for can be exhausting. I remember shopping for my first home - after looking at hundreds of resale homes online and dozens in person, I felt like I'd never a home that had