Blog Articles for April 2014

Highland Homes Celebrates Grand Opening of Meadow Glenn

Posted On: April 30, 2014 | Categories: Communities | News | Events
Highland Homes is excited to announce that new homes are now available in Meadow Glenn, our first community in Ocala, Florida. Our beautiful new model center is now open and a grand opening celebration is slated for May 17 and 18, where visitors can look forward to enjoying complimentary food and

Home Prices Continue to Rise in Manatee County

Posted On: April 29, 2014 | Categories: Communities | News
2014 continues to prove successful for the Florida real estate market as home prices rise. In Manatee County, the trend of rising home prices has led to a healthier, more “normal쳌 real estate market.In the month of March, median home prices for the State of Florida reached $173,000, an increase of

Stop Renting; NOW is the Time to Buy

Posted On: April 28, 2014 | Categories: Communities | News | Home Buying 101
A couple of years ago when the housing market was unstable, many would-be home buyers decided that renting was the safer option. Now, the market has stabilized, Florida home prices have been on the rise for more than two years, and now is the time to stop leasing and become a homeowner! Whether you

Downtown Winter Haven Hosts Family Fun and Fitness at the Fountain

Posted On: April 25, 2014 | Categories: Communities | News | Events
On Saturday, May 3, community residents throughout Winter Haven will be trekking downtown to Central Park to enjoy an hour of fun, family-friendly fitness. As part of the local “Building a Healthier Polk쳌 campaign, a “Family Fun & Fitness at the Fountain쳌 event will be held in the park on the

Top Tips for Landscaping Your Florida Home in Sunny Spring

Posted On: April 24, 2014 | Categories: General Info | Design and Decorating
What’s the easiest facelift you can give the exterior of your home? Landscaping! With sunny, spring weather upon us, now is a great time to beautify your flower beds and the curb appeal of your home.In this temperate time of year, gardens start to come to life thanks to the number of warm-season

Building my Dream Home with Highland Homes

Posted On: April 17, 2014 | Categories: News | The Experience of Building My Highland Home
Hi, my name is Ken, and I will be taking you along on a journey, well my journey, into building my home with Highland Homes! There are so many builders out there, and you have to really make sure that you are building with the right home builder. I ultimately decided to build with Highland because I

Limited Opportunities Remain at Ten Oaks in Zephyrhills

Posted On: April 14, 2014 | Categories: Communities | News
Are you searching for a new home in Zephyrhills? With its lush landscaping, outdoor common areas and stylish homes, Ten Oaks is the perfect community to call home, but with only seven homes remaining, time is running out.Buyers have the opportunity to build their dream home at Ten Oaks with more

Tampa and Orlando are Hot Cities for First-time Home Buyers

Posted On: April 9, 2014 | Categories: Communities | News
Have you been considering purchasing your first home? With healthier housing markets across the country, especially here in Florida, and an increase in new construction, 2014 is the year to make your homebuying dreams come true!As a result of the improving housing market, more buyers are confident

Meadow Glenn Model Home Nearing Completion

Posted On: April 7, 2014 | Categories: Communities | News | General Info
After hundreds of hours of hard work from our construction team, our new model home in Ocala at Meadow Glenn is nearly complete!Those who have been watching and waiting for this exciting new community to open may wonder, what goes into building a Highland Home?If this was your personal dream home,