Blog Articles for October 2013

Orlando Real Estate Market Booming, Ranked No. 5 in US

Posted On: October 30, 2013 | Categories: Communities | News
With median home prices in Orlando rising, the local housing market is on fire. So much so, a recent report by ZipRealty ranked Orlando as No. 5 on its list of the top 10 booming real estate markets with the best public schools.  Education is often an important consideration for home buyers, so this

Highland Homes Heads North to Ocala

Posted On: October 29, 2013 | Categories: Communities | News
Home buyers will soon have more opportunities than ever to purchase a new home from Highland Homes! We are pleased to announce our expansion northward to Ocala. Coming soon, Meadow Glenn will offer stylish and affordable Florida new homes in Ocala with pricing from the mid-$100,000’s.“2013 has been

Willow Home Design Recognized as Best in Polk County Parade of Homes

Posted On: October 23, 2013 | Categories: Communities | News | Events | Design and Decorating
This past weekend, October 19th and 20th, marked the beginning of Polk County’s Fall Parade of Homes.  Parade judges visited the entries the day before the Parade began to rank the homes in a variety of categories.  Upon entering the Highland Homes Willow model home at Hartford Estates, the judges

12 Steps to Creating Perfect Bedroom Decor

Posted On: October 18, 2013 | Categories: Design and Decorating
Whether you are redecorating or moving into a brand new home, decorating should be enjoyable, not difficult.  One of the most common questions we hear when we are discussing home design with our buyers is how to layout and decorate a bedroom.  Here are our top suggestions to easily create perfect

Osceola Ranked 10th Fastest Growing County in America

Posted On: October 17, 2013 | Categories: Communities
According to an analysis by demographer Wendell Cox “the ‘burbs are back쳌 and that is exciting news for buyers looking to purchase a Central Florida new home in metro Orlando. Why you might ask? Results of that analysis show that Osceola County is one of the fastest growing counties in America.Based

A Guide to Pumpkin Patches near Central Florida New Homes

Posted On: October 11, 2013 | Categories: Communities | News | General Info | Events
Credit: CornFusion Crop Maze & Fall FestivalWith the weather turning cooler and the sun setting earlier, fall is officially here which means it is pumpkin carving season! From the traditional smile of a Jack-o-lantern to witches and black cats, pumpkin carving is a great way to create some fall

Taexx Pest Control System — Protecting Your Florida New Home

Posted On: October 4, 2013 | Categories: Communities | General Info | Why Buy New
Highland Homes is pleased to announce that as of Oct. 1, even more value will be built into every Florida new home by Highland Homes. Our homes now include the Taexx Built-In Pest Control System which provides homeowners with an innovative way to secure their home against unwanted pests.This TUBES