Blog Articles for May 2013

Highland Homes Offers Florida New Homes at Palmetto Estates

Posted On: May 30, 2013 | Categories: Communities | General Info
Highland Homes recently purchased 30 homesites at Palmetto Estates and is excited to now offer Florida new homes priced from the low-$100,000s at the Manatee County community.\n\nConstruction on the model home at Palmetto Estates will begin in late spring 2013 and will showcase the Hawthorne floor

Central Florida High School Ranked No. 2 in the Nation

Posted On: May 29, 2013 | Categories: Communities | General Info
Children at Oakford Estates, as well as Wind Meadows, have the opportunity to attend top ranked Bartow High School.Next to location and distance from family and friends, schools are among the top factors when it comes to deciding which neighborhood to call home.  Owners of Bartow, Florida real

Tampa Real Estate Heats Up, Builders Start Construction to Keep Up

Posted On: May 28, 2013 | Categories: General Info
Over the past few months, the Tampa Bay real estate market has seen its busiest spring selling season in years leading to an uptick in home sales and a decline in inventory. That decline in inventory has led Florida home builders to start new construction as inventory falls below a healthy six-month

Save Big on Your Orlando New Home through May 31, 2013

Posted On: May 24, 2013 | Categories: Communities | Design and Decorating
Customization can be one of the most exciting aspects when it comes to selecting your dream home and if you’re house hunting in the Orlando area, you’re in luck! Through May 31, 2013, homebuyers will receive $10,000 towards free upgrades exclusively at our beautiful Whitemarsh community in Leesburg,

Single Ladies Not Waiting Until Marriage to Purchase Florida Real Estate

Posted On: May 21, 2013 | Categories: General Info | Home Buying 101
In the last 50 years, the average age of a woman when they first get married has risen from 20 years old to 27. Additionally, the percentage of adults 18 and older who are married has decreased from 72 percent in the 1960’s to 51 percent. With this trend, it is no wonder that single ladies have

Tampa Townhomes Coming Soon from Highland Homes

Posted On: May 17, 2013 | Categories: Communities | General Info
A premier single-family home builder for more than a decade, Highland Homes is excited to announce that they will soon offer Tampa townhomes for sale. Beginning next month, buyers will have the opportunity to purchase spacious townhomes at Oakwood Terrace in Valrico, Fla., priced from the

Florida Home Builders Prepare for Homebuying Frenzy

Posted On: May 16, 2013 | Categories: Communities | General Info
As home prices remain affordable and interest rates hit record lows, Florida home builders have seen an uptick in buyer demand.  Experts note we may be on the verge of a homebuying frenzy.\n\nWhy now you might ask? During the recession, many potential homebuyers were unable to purchase a home due to

Residents of Lakeland New Homes Soak in Some Local Flavor

Posted On: May 7, 2013 | Categories: Communities | General Info
\n\nTucked away on the fringes of the city, Winchester Estates is a community of north Lakeland new homes where residents enjoy a country-like setting with convenient access to US-98 and I-4. One thing that really stands out about this particular area is the presence of local “mom and pop쳌-type