Blog Articles for January 2016

The Highland Homes Difference, From Start to Finish

Posted On: January 29, 2016 | Categories: General Info | Home Buying 101 | Why Buy New
The dream of home ownership is one that many have, and deciding to build your new home can be both an exciting and daunting start on the journey to realizing that dream. We know how difficult it can be to navigate the home building process, which is why we’re here to help explain the positive

Lakeland-Winter Haven is No. 1 for Job Growth in Florida

Posted On: January 28, 2016 | Categories: Communities | News | General Info
Photographed by Richard Elzey of FlickrAs a popular destination for beach-goers, adventure seekers, nature enthusiasts, families and everyone in between, Florida has become synonymous with travel, vacation, and relaxation.  There’s seemingly no shortage of fun and leisure activities, and

Congratulations to Highland Homes’ Top-Selling Realtor® Partner of 2015

Posted On: January 27, 2016 | Categories: News
We are pleased to announce our top-selling Realtor® partner of 2015! Congratulations to Natalka McIntosh of Premier Home Connection, a brokerage company specializing in new and existing homes in the Central Florida area.Highland Homes values our Realtor® partners and rewards generously with

Treat Yourself To A Sunny New Home In Sundance Place

Posted On: January 26, 2016 | Categories: Communities | News
Open living area in the Oleander II model home at Sundance PlaceAre you looking for a Lakeland area home with an easy commute to downtown Lakeland, Brandon and Tampa? We welcome you to expand your horizons with the beautiful views of Sundance Place in Mulberry, Florida. With homes located adjacent

New Townhomes Near Tampa Entertainment Destinations

Posted On: January 22, 2016 | Categories: Communities | News
We are pleased to announce our newest collection of townhomes. Introducing Ashburn Square, a beautiful community of townhomes in Tampa, conveniently located near major highways and tons of entertainment venues, shopping, and dining destinations.Located off of Falkenburg Road, there’s something for

Highland Homes Introduces New Homes in Bradenton

Posted On: January 20, 2016 | Categories: Communities | News
Are you looking for a new home in Central Bradenton near a variety of shopping, dining, and entertainment destinations? Then it is our pleasure to introduce you Columbus Landings, our first community of new homes in Bradenton.When you think of Florida you think of sunshine, beautiful weather and

Why Buy New — Health and Safety

Posted On: January 17, 2016 | Categories: News | Home Buying 101 | Why Buy New
When looking for a Florida home, similar to buying a car, you have two main options — new or used. In reviewing your options it’s not just about features or design, but also what may lie out of sight. If only houses had a check engine light to help make us aware of potential issues!Today, we’d like

How to Decorate Your Florida Home with 2016 Colors of the Year

Posted On: January 13, 2016 | Categories: News | Design and Decorating
Cool blue hues like Serenity pair perfectly with grey and silver tones for relaxing bedroom décor.Each year, the color experts at Pantone track consumer trends and anticipate the top colors for fashion and design. We’ve seen color trends in recent years vary from bright and bold to warm and rich.

Highland Homes Ranked as One of the Largest Private Companies in the Tampa Area

Posted On: January 11, 2016 | Categories: News
Bob Adams, President of Highland HomesIn December, Highland Homes was recognized by the Tampa Bay Business Journal as one of the largest companies in Tampa Bay. On the TBBJ200 List, the Business Journal ranked Tampa-based companies by their 2014 revenue and Highland Homes is thrilled to have been