Blog Category: News

Home Buying 101: Today’s Mortgage Interest Rates

Posted On: July 8, 2020 | Categories: News | General Info | Home Buying 101
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A lower interest rate means a lower monthly mortgage payment, or the ability to afford more home, and mortgage interest rates hit an all-time record low heading into the July Fourth weekend. ...



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. ...



7 DIY Florida Landscaping Tips

Posted On: June 19, 2020 | Categories: News | General Info | Design and Decorating
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Having your own yard and outdoor living space is one of the many benefits of homeownership. Yard maintenance doesn’t have to take up all your time or empty your wallet - Here are 7 helpful tips to plan and plant your outdoor oasis! ...



Now Selling: New Homes in Zephyrhills at Stonebridge at Chapel Creek

Posted On: June 15, 2020 | Categories: Communities | News | Communities>Stonebridge at Chapel Creek | General Info
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Excitement is in the air! More opportunities to own a new home in Zephyrhills, FL at Stonebridge at Chapel Creek are now open with two new phases!  ...



Hurricane Preparedness: Create Your Florida Hurricane Checklist

Posted On: June 5, 2020 | Categories: News | General Info
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Florida's hurricane season is officially here. Whether you’re new to our state, a first-time homeowner, or just in need of a refresher, we’ve provided a thorough list of hurricane preparedness tips to help you weather potential storms. ...



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 a great place to live when you’re looking for that small-town feel but still desire access to big-city conveniences, with its ideal location between Orlando and Tampa. Does this sound like the perfect spot for your new home? Then, you’ll fall in love with Preakness Preserve, a neighborhood 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! ...