Blog Articles for June 2013

Kareyann Rhodes Ellison Joins Highland Homes as VP of Sales and Marketing

Posted On: June 28, 2013 | Categories: General Info
Highland Homes would like to welcome Kareyann Rhodes Ellison to Highland Homes as our new Vice President of Sales and Marketing. With an extensive background in new home sales management throughout the Tampa area, Ellison brings valuable experience and knowledge of the Florida home building industry

Celebrate National Homeownership Month with a New Orlando Home

Posted On: June 26, 2013 | Categories: General Info
At the heart of the American Dream is homeownership and each year during the month of June, the National Association of Home Builders honors that dream by celebrating National Homeownership Month. For many, the American Dream is the success we achieve through hard work, and purchasing a home is a

Tips for Planting a Summer Garden at your Orlando Home

Posted On: June 24, 2013 | Categories: Design and Decorating
Gardening at your Tampa, Lakeland, Winter Haven or Orlando home can present a challenge during our extra humid summer months, even to those who possess a green thumb. However, that doesn’t mean that you have to give up your love for gardening. In fact, summer is the perfect time to enjoy stunning

NOW is the Time to Purchase a Florida New Home

Posted On: June 21, 2013 | Categories: General Info | Home Buying 101
If you have been waiting for the right time to purchase a new home in Tampa, Orlando, Lakeland or Winter Haven, NOW is the time you have been waiting for. Home prices have been rising for several months (but are still affordable) and mortgage rates have risen to the highest level in over a year,

Enjoy the Best of Florida in Lakeland New Homes at The Reserve at Fairway Oaks

Posted On: June 20, 2013 | Categories: Communities | General Info
When buyers think about purchasing a new home in Florida, they imagine fantastic outdoor recreation, balmy year-round weather and beautiful nature views. Wouldn’t it be nice to get all of that and more in one community? Now you can enjoy the best of Florida when you purchase a Lakeland new home at

Orlando Homes Showcase Most Desirable Home Features

Posted On: June 17, 2013 | Categories: General Info | Design and Decorating
When it comes to designing the interiors of their Tampa, Lakeland, Winter Haven or Orlando home, buyers are willing to spend extra to make sure their wants and needs are met. According to the National Association of REALTORS, there are 11 main features that home buyers are willing to pay a little

Central Florida Home Builder Ranked Among the Top in the Nation

Posted On: June 12, 2013 | Categories: Communities | General Info
As a Florida home builder, Highland Homes offers beautiful new homes in more than 25 communities throughout Central Florida making it one of the largest home builders in the state and for that matter the country. BUILDER Magazine recently released their BUILDER 100 and NEXT 100 lists and Highland

How to Decorate the Lanai of Your Florida New Home

Posted On: June 4, 2013 | Categories: General Info | Design and Decorating
When decorating your Florida new home, most people worry about the inside and tend to forget about the outside. However, in the world of Florida real estate, your outdoor living areas are just as important as any other part of your home. The lanai, or patio, brings your home’s coziness and style to