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Take Virtual Tours of Highland Homes' Models

Posted On: May 27, 2009 | Categories: General Info

There are two different types of virtual tours available on new homes - slide shows of still photos and engaging videos. There is no question that videos are better at giving shoppers a tour of the home; in fact, a video is the next best thing to seeing the home in person. Knowing this, Highland ...

New Model Home Goes Green

Posted On: May 18, 2009 | Categories: Communities | General Info
Tour Highland Homes new "Going Green" model home at The Greens at Hidden Creek during the community Grand Opening on Saturday, May 23 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. This project home features many energy efficient upgrades such as Delta Lahara faucets, Whirlpool appliances, Mohawk "Green" Carpet, R-30

Foreclosures Versus Buying New

Posted On: May 12, 2009 | Categories: General Info
Foreclosed homes are major competitors for new homes. . .  or are they? Certainly there are "deals" to be had in the foreclosure market, but there are also major pitfalls to avoid. If you are considering buying a foreclosure versus buying a new home in Central Florida, here are some tips on that

Highland Homes Named one of top 100 Builders

Posted On: May 11, 2009 | Categories: General Info
Builder Magazine has named the top home builders for 2008 based on total closings for the year. Privately owned central Florida builder, Highland Homes is pleased to once again make this list.  For 2008, we are ranked 84 up from 121 with 350 new Florida homes closed. This represents 350 homes sold

Mad Money's Jim Cramer Predicts Market to Bottom Out by July

Posted On: May 8, 2009 | Categories: General Info

It's unbelievable, but economists actually have good things to say about the housing market! And, positive news regarding the housing market is positive news for the economy in general, since so much of the current state of the economy is due to the housing market. Well, what exactly was said and ...

Highland Homes Has Sensational March!

Posted On: April 14, 2009 | Categories: General Info
Who says the Central Florida real estate market is down? It is all in the eye of the beholder - yes, some may say that the economy is in a downturn, but we at Highland Homes like to think of it as being an opportune time to buy. And, it would appear that our positive outlook on the current housing

A Recap of the Highland Homes' Sales Award Banquet

Posted On: April 6, 2009 | Categories: General Info
\n\nHighland Homes employees were dressed to impress at this year's annual Sales Award Banquet. Every year, the central Florida home builder likes to honor their employees and recognize exceptional work at this annual banquet. This year's event was held at the Lakeland Yacht Club on March

Highland Homes Offers Beautiful Florida Homes for the First Time Homebuyer

Posted On: March 24, 2009 | Categories: General Info
Buying your first home has never been more enjoyable thanks to the $8,000 tax credit and it should be incentive enough to go ahead and get you off of the sidelines and actively looking. However, if you still aren't sure if now is the best time to buy, then let Highland Homes assure you. With new

Learn About Green Products for Your New Home

Posted On: March 17, 2009 | Categories: General Info
Did you know that building your home with the right materials can significantly lower your energy bill?  Highland Homes does.  That is why we offer options to raise the efficiency of your home.\n\nOn Tuesday, March 24th, our Personal Selection Studio invites you to join our New Home Design

Oakford Estates in Lakeland - Now From the $170's!

Posted On: March 10, 2009 | Categories: General Info
Oakford Estates, featuring new homes in Lakeland, is now offering new low prices and new community management!\n\nWith these exceptional Florida homes now priced from the $170's, this premier community combines stylish comfort with a prestigious South Lakeland location at an affordable price.