Blog Articles for December 2011

Breaking News Stories to End 2011 about Florida Real Estate Are All Positive

Posted On: December 31, 2011 | Categories: General Info
More new homes being built on prime Florida real estate! Builders broke ground on a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 628,000 homes last month, the Commerce Department said Thursday, but building permits rose nearly 11 percent. This increase helps gauge future growth and has reached its highest

See Inside the Walls of Your Tampa New Home — Without X-Ray Vision

Posted On: December 26, 2011 | Categories: General Info
If you have ever wondered what is inside the walls of a Tampa new home, then you don’t need superpowers to find out — we will show you!\n\nInside of the walls is a variety of components essential to your home — electrical, plumbing, heating and cooling — and at Highland Homes, we want you to see

Tampa, Lakeland and Orlando New Home Holiday Decoration Contest Underway

Posted On: December 20, 2011 | Categories: Events
Maybe you’ve been busy with work, school, shopping, baking and all of the other things that come with the season, but it’s never too late to get your Lakeland, Orlando and Tampa new homes into the holiday spirit. That’s why we’re holding a Holiday Home Decoration Contest where homeowners can share

Central Florida Home Builder Remains Optimistic Despite Harsh Economy

Posted On: December 19, 2011 | Categories: General Info
Although America may still have some tough times ahead, here at Highland Homes we’re proud to say that we’re one Central Florida home builder that IS NOT going anywhere, and Builder Magazine is taking notice. Recently, our president Bob Adams was interviewed by the magazine in its article “One Step

Lakeland Home Market Rated “Best Bang for Your Buck?

Posted On: December 14, 2011 | Categories: General Info

Lakeland home shoppers take heed - According to CNBC and Zillow, the Lakeland home market is No.2 in the nation, as ranked on the “Best Bang for Your Buck Real Estate Markets" list! ...



Holiday Happenings Near Our Lakeland, Orlando and Tampa New Homes

Posted On: December 9, 2011 | Categories: Events
‘Tis the season to get out and enjoy the holiday spirit, and if you’re looking for ways to bring in the Yuletide cheer then we have the must-see events near your Lakeland, Orlando and Tampa new homes. With so many holiday happenings, there is no stopping your fun this season. Below, we’ve compiled a

Highland Homes Introduces Another Community of Tampa New Homes

Posted On: December 8, 2011 | Categories: Communities
We are excited to announce yet another new community of Tampa new homes — Trapnell Ridge in Plant City. Trapnell Ridge is an established community with homes built by other Tampa home builders, and we have purchased remaining homesites as well as several completed homes from another

Give Back this Holiday Season Near Tampa New Homes

Posted On: December 7, 2011 | Categories: General Info
Owners of Tampa new homes have much to be thankful for this holiday season — a sturdy roof, a kitchen full of laughter, the perfect room to display your holiday decorations and a warm home to share with family and friends this holiday season. Life is good! Share your good fortune with the community

Strong Sales of Tampa Homes on Black Friday

Posted On: December 5, 2011 | Categories: General Info
Black Friday is traditionally known as a day where you can get the best deals on everything from computers and electronics to toys, bath towels and clothes. However, this year we decided to add great deals on Lakeland, Orlando and Tampa new homes to the list, and with great success. Many value