Blog Articles for October 2018

Gibsonton Townhome Community Offers Access to Top Tampa Attractions

Posted On: October 30, 2018 | Categories: Communities | News | Communities>Tuscany Bay
Owning a new home in the Tampa area is a dream for many with its ideal climate, access to world-class beaches, an abundance of recreation opportunities and plenty of entertainment. If this is your dream, then you’ll be excited to learn about Highland Homes’ new homes for sale in Gibsonton, FL, just

Benefits of Mohawk EverStrand® and SmartStrand® Carpet in Your Tampa New Home

Posted On: October 25, 2018 | Categories: News | General Info | Design and Decorating
When building your Tampa new home, you’ll have the opportunity to make many exciting decisions, from selecting the perfect home plan for your family, to choosing the interior finishes and features that will turn your house into your dream home. One of those finishes you’ll choose is your flooring,

Rents on the Rise in Tampa and Orlando

Posted On: October 23, 2018 | Categories: Communities | News | Communities>Gramercy Farms | Communities>Tuscany Bay
National Average Rent Rates via RENTCafeThe cost of renting has reached an all-time high. Nationwide, the average rent equaled $1,412 in August 2018, up 3.1% year-over-year, with rents increasing in 89% of the nation’s biggest cities, according to RENTCafé’s Apartment Market Report for August

Halloween Happenings in Central Florida

Posted On: October 17, 2018 | Categories: Events
Ghosts, goblins and ghouls — oh my! Halloween is near, which means it’s time to dress up in your best costume, carve a few pumpkins, and prepare for lots of spook-tacular fun. From frightfully fun family-friendly activities to the scariest haunted house around, we’ve rounded up the top Halloween

Home Buying 101: Today’s Mortgage Rates and What They Mean for You

Posted On: October 12, 2018 | Categories: News | General Info | Home Buying 101
Home Buying 101: Today’s Mortgage Rates and What They Mean for You

While it is true rates are higher than they were a year ago, current mortgage rates are still near historic lows and owning a home remains more affordable than renting. ...



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! ...