Blog Articles for April 2010

The Casa Key II Model is a Polk County Parade of Homes Winner!

Posted On: April 26, 2010 | Categories: Communities
We entered our model home at St. James Crossing in the Polk County Parade of Homes, and I am proud to announce that we swept the awards in the $140,000 - $155,000 category! Our Casa Key II model home won the Best Exterior, Floor Plan, Kitchen, Master Bath, Overall Quality and Home of the Year. We

Highland Homes Sponsors Achievement Academy Pro-Am Tennis Event

Posted On: April 21, 2010 | Categories: General Info | Events
Highland Homes was the corporate sponsor for the 31st Annual Pro-Am Tennis Event benefiting the Achievement Academy in Polk County, Florida. The owners and employees of Highland Homes have been personally touched by the Academy when their own families had children who attended several years ago.

Top Agents Recognized at End of the Year Awards Banquet

Posted On: April 19, 2010 | Categories: General Info | Events
On March 10th, Highland Homes held their end of the year Awards Banquet at the Lakeland Yacht and Country Club, honoring the top performers of 2009 (pictured left to right is Joan Klein, Cody Sullivan, Gene Daoust, Lovely Rehsi, Gene Kucher, Denise Abercrombie). The evening could not have gone

Virtual Tour of the Remington II A

Posted On: April 16, 2010 | Categories: Videos
This is a virtual tour of the Remington II A floor plan.  The Remington features 3 bedrooms and 2 baths. Upon enter the home, the foyer of the Remington II welcomes you in, with the dining room on one side and the living room on the other. The dining room leads to the spacious kitchen and eat-in

Highland Homes Welcomes Barbara Devoe

Posted On: April 13, 2010 | Categories: Communities
Highland Homes has just announced the hiring of Barbara Devoe, a Polk County resident and licensed real estate agent to join their sales team. Barbara is also a customer with the company and her home will be completed in April. Barbara is married and a mother of 3 and has experience in time share

Mortgage Interest Rates Expected to Increase

Posted On: April 9, 2010 | Categories: General Info
At the end of March, the Federal Reserve stopped buying mortgage-backed securities from Frannie Mae and Freddie Mac. What exactly does this mean for you, a home buyer? Well, it means that private investors now have complete control of the interest rates, and the amazing low rates we have been

Tampa New Homes at The Greens at Hidden Creek

Posted On: April 6, 2010 | Categories: Communities
The Greens at Hidden Creek is Highland Homes community in the Tampa area that offers a very different lifestyle. The community is located just outside of Tampa in Zephyrhills and is surround by pastureland and conservation areas with nearby golf course communities. Although the community is in a

Townsend B Virtual Tour

Posted On: April 5, 2010 | Categories: Videos
The Townsend floor plan is a two story home with spacious dining room that leads to the large kitchen and nook. The first floor also boasts an expansive family room, bedroom and full bath. The rest of the bedrooms and the utility laundry room are on the second floor. Highland Homes is central