Blog Articles for March 2016

Why Buy New: Lower Maintenance and Operation Costs

Posted On: March 31, 2016 | Categories: News | Home Buying 101 | Why Buy New
Moving into your new home in Florida should leave you thinking about paint colors, not plumbing repairs! When considering whether you would like to buy a new home or a used home, one of your considerations should be the cost of maintenance.According to Census data analyzed by the National

8 Benefits of Owning a New Home on Acreage

Posted On: March 28, 2016 | Categories: Communities | General Info | Home Buying 101
Enjoy nature views while living in a new home on acreage in Plant CityFor some, city life comes bundled with more stress, noise, and negative energy than desired. Living in the city often limits your housing options to condominiums or homes without much yard space, and for those who desire a more

5 Decorating Mistakes to Avoid in Your First Home

Posted On: March 18, 2016 | Categories: Communities | News | Design and Decorating
For decorating success, plan your color scheme and use fun patterns as accents (Highland Homes’ Willow II with Loft model home).One of the most exciting parts of building a new home is the ability to personalize it from the ground up to perfectly match your style and décor. Whether you have a

Highland Homes Recognizes Top Producers at Annual Sales Awards Banquet

Posted On: March 17, 2016 | Categories: News | Events
Doug Pike achieves the Highest Closings of 2015Each year, our sales team is recognized for their outstanding achievements at the annual Highland Homes Sales Awards Banquet. During this beloved annual event, the top performers from the previous year are honored with awards and gifts for their

North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton, Florida Ranks Third in Nation for Overall Well-Being

Posted On: March 16, 2016 | Categories: Communities | News
You'll love living in Bradenton, ranked highly by residents for financial, community, and overall well-beingIt’s no surprise to us to hear that the North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton, Florida metro area received top rankings from its residents for well being! Owners of Bradenton new homes love living in

Beautiful New Homes in the Exciting City of Winter Haven

Posted On: March 14, 2016 | Categories: Communities | News
Living in Winter Haven is a great way to enjoy the best of Central Florida without being immersed in the traffic and overcrowding in the city of Orlando. We’ve proudly built new homes in Winter Haven for 20 years, and are pleased to introduce you to our newest community, Bretton Ridge. Here you can

Spring Cleaning Tips for Your Florida Home

Posted On: March 10, 2016 | Categories: News | General Info
A drop zone in your home is a great space to help keep clutter in check from the moment you walk in the doorIt’s that time of year again when many of us get the itch to get outside and spruce up our porches and patios, install new landscaping, paint doors, wipe the dust off of our outside

You’re Invited! Grand Opening Celebrations in Lakeland and Plant City

Posted On: March 8, 2016 | Categories: Communities | News | Events
Highland Homes is growing once again! This month, we are pleased to celebrate the grand openings of new homes in Plant City and Lakeland, and you are invited to join us and enjoy food, drinks, raffle prizes, on-the-spot mortgage prequalification, and special savings on your new Florida home.Kicking