Blog Articles for February 2014

Retire to Lakefront Living in Lakeland

Posted On: February 28, 2014 | Categories: Communities | News
From its balmy year-round weather to beautiful golf courses, Florida has long been a popular destination for retirees. If stunning nature views and close proximity to fantastic Florida amenities are on your retirement “must-have쳌 list, then The Reserve at Fairway Oaks in Mulberry (south Lakeland

Home Buyers Pack their Bags for Warmer Weather in Florida

Posted On: February 27, 2014 | Categories: Communities | News
Every year, thousands of individuals “fly south for the winter쳌 — in Florida, these part-time residents are often referred to as snowbirds.  But with the winter months seeming to get worse each year in northern regions, many are making the trip to Florida a permanent relocation, so they can enjoy

Introducing New Homes in Lady Lake, Fla. at Stonewood Manor

Posted On: February 24, 2014 | Categories: Communities | News
Looking for a new home in a prime Central Florida location? We are very pleased to announce our newest community, Stonewood Manor, located in beautiful Lady Lake, Fla.Tucked in a beautiful setting between towering oak trees, near The Villages and Highway 27, this community offers the serenity of a

Tampa Real Estate Market is Hot, Hot, Hot!

Posted On: February 21, 2014 | Categories: News | General Info
Tampa has been the comeback kid of real estate as home prices have significantly increased to turn this one-time foreclosure hotspot into one of the nation’s hottest housing markets. Residential real estate has improved so much, in fact, that CNN Money recently named Tampa the sixth hottest housing

Five Most Popular Design Upgrades in Florida Homes

Posted On: February 19, 2014 | Categories: News | Design and Decorating
One of the most exciting parts of the building process with Highland Homes is visiting the Personal Selection Studio and working with one of our design consultants to personalize your new home. The Studio offers a variety of included and upgrade options so you can perfectly design every room of your

Ocala Ranked Fifth Top Small Metro for Homeownership

Posted On: February 17, 2014 | Categories: Communities | News
If one of your resolutions for 2014 includes becoming a homeowner, now is the time to make your move. Renting has become less affordable, and while home prices in Florida have been on the rise since late 2011, they still remain relatively low and buyers can still afford to purchase their dream

Escape Winter Weather with a Florida New Home

Posted On: February 13, 2014 | Categories: Communities | News
As much of the southeast is getting hit by its second major winter storm this season, and New Yorkers are digging out from under one-to-two feet of snow, many home buyers are searching for homes in warmer climates including the Lakeland-Winter Haven, Florida area. Lucky for us, Florida is currently

Sweet Savings on Home Sweet New Home

Posted On: February 4, 2014 | Categories: Communities | News | Events
Chocolate and Valentines are not the only sweet things about this month. During the month of February, we are giving Florida home buyers something even sweeter — incredible savings on their new home!Throughout February, enjoy these sweet savings on your new Highland home:-    ‘Builder’s Dozen’