Blog Articles for June 2010

Homeownership: Find Out What's In It For You!

Posted On: June 29, 2010 | Categories: General Info
Buying your first home can be scary, but it is easy to take that first step when you are working with Highland Homes, Central Florida's value leader. You can trust the Highland Homes team to deliver the best in new home choices, quality, value and satisfaction.\n\nWe offer a number of programs and

Strong Home Sales in Manatee County

Posted On: June 29, 2010 | Categories: General Info
Highland Homes just purchased a new community in Manatee County and it is planned to open in late July for new home sales. The company could not have picked a better time to enter into a new county in Florida. Reports from the Bradenton Herald show good signs for the housing industry in Manatee

Trend Magazine Top 200

Posted On: June 23, 2010 | Categories: General Info
Highland Homes has received another outstanding accomplishment. The central Florida home builder was recognized this month by Trend Magazine as one of the top 200 Private Business in the State of Florida. This is just another accolade that the company, based out of Lakeland, Florida, can add to

$99 Down Promotion

Posted On: June 17, 2010 | Categories: News | General Info | Home Buying 101
What do buyers want when they are looking for their first or next home? At Highland Homes, we often hear they want the lowest monthly payment and to put the least amount of money down as possible. And, what buyers want, they get at Highland Homes!We have made it our business to find ways to get

Record Low Interest Rates

Posted On: June 15, 2010 | Categories: General Info
The news out of Washington is just what we need to hear. Interest rates are at an all time low! If you are remotely interested or even just curious about buying a home, now is the time to satisfy that curiosity. Last week mortgage lender Freddie Mac announced that the average rate on a 30-year

What You Don't Know About Your Credit Report Could Hurt You!

Posted On: June 13, 2010 | Categories: General Info
When you are applying to buy a new home, how does your potential mortgage lender know if you are a good risk? They need to determine your ability to repay your debt and make payments on time. In order to make this decision, your lender will look at your credit report. They will typically purchase

Parade of Homes Winners: Homebuyers Get $2,500 Off in June!

Posted On: June 11, 2010 | Categories: General Info
Highland Homes invites you to celebrate with us! We recently entered two of our models in the Parade of Homes - one in Tampa and one in Polk County. We are pleased to announce that both model homes - the Casa Key II and the Treymore -- were awarded Grand Prizes!\n\nHere are the details of the

New Homes in Manatee County

Posted On: June 1, 2010 | Categories: Communities | General Info
Are you looking for a new home in Mantee County? Highland Homes just added  a 6th county to the list of Central Florida counties we build in! Our new community, South Oak, is conveniently located in Manatee County near the Ellenton Outlet Mall.\n\nThis area has plenty of opportunities for water