Blog Articles for March 2015

Highland Homes Now Building New Homes in Apopka

Posted On: March 31, 2015 | Categories: Communities | News | General Info
Tranquil lake in Apopka, FloridaHighland Homes is proud to announce a brand new community coming to Apopka! Known as the “Indoor Foliage Capital of the World쳌 this former Indian settlement has grown into a quaint little city rich with history, and a great place to call home.Later this summer, we

New Home Wiring and Technology to Make Your Life Easier

Posted On: March 25, 2015 | Categories: News | General Info | Home Buying 101 | Why Buy New | Design and Decorating
New home with modern kitchen appliances & TV systemWho doesn’t love a shiny new gadget? These days, you can’t get away from hearing about the newest smart phone, smart watch, or smart TV. But, let’s talk about the guts, the basics, and the stuff you need built into your new home to make your

Home Buying 101: Do’s and Don’ts After Applying for a Mortgage

Posted On: March 20, 2015 | Categories: News | General Info | Home Buying 101
Congratulations; you are purchasing a new home! Between the times you receive mortgage pre-approval and your new home closing, keeping your finances in order is an important task. Your mortgage pre-approval is based on many factors including your credit score, current debts, income and even

Meadow Glenn Community Adds 43 New Home Sites in Ocala

Posted On: March 17, 2015 | Categories: Communities | News
Our Meadow Glenn community in Ocala is officially a Highland Homes favorite! Due to the widespread popularity of this all-ages community, we recently purchased 43 additional home sites to offer you more opportunities to build our new homes in Ocala in this popular neighborhood.Located west of

Developments in Tampa Bay Provide Boost to Local Economy

Posted On: March 16, 2015 | Categories: Communities | News | General Info
Lush greenery in beautiful Tampa BayWhen searching for a new home in Florida, there are endless factors to consider such as location, nearby job opportunities, local economy and, of course, finding the perfect home near Florida’s renowned beaches and attractions. Luckily, new homes in Tampa Bay

Keeping Cool in Your Florida New Home

Posted On: March 13, 2015 | Categories: News | Why Buy New | Design and Decorating
Energy-efficient Radiant BarrierOne of the huge benefits of purchasing a new home is that they are more energy efficient than older homes. Here at Highland Homes, we include energy-efficient and money-saving features in every Florida home that we build - and, did you know Highland Homes offers

Affordable Homes in Quiet Community near Lakeland

Posted On: March 3, 2015 | Categories: Communities | News
Our fully-decorated model home at Wind Meadows, open 7 days a weekAre you looking for an affordable new home near Lakeland but don’t want to compromise on amenities or location? Well, you’re in luck. Wind Meadows in Bartow is a beautiful community that blends affordability with key amenities, in a