Blog Articles for July 2015

Home Buying 101: 11 Tips to Get Your Current House Sold So You Can Buy New

Posted On: July 31, 2015 | Categories: News | General Info | Home Buying 101
So you’re super eager to build your new home with Highland Homes. Who can blame you! But, you need to sell your current home first. Here are 11 top tips to speed up the sale of your old home so you can purchase the Florida new home of your dreams!Step 1 — EvaluateStep back and take an honest look at

Introducing Lake McLeod Pointe II - Spacious New Homes in Eagle Lake, Florida

Posted On: July 28, 2015 | Categories: Communities | News
We are pleased to introduce our latest new home community in Central Florida. Lake McLeod Pointe II offers spacious new homes in a serene setting for a laid-back lifestyle. With great recreational opportunities within walking distance, popular attractions and all of life’s necessities close by, who

Building a Florida Pool Home - Rejuvenate Your Mind, Body and Soul

Posted On: July 27, 2015 | Categories: News | General Info | Design and Decorating
Summer days can sizzle here in Florida. We Floridians love our sunny year-round weather, but when looking to cool off, there’s no better way than lounging in your very own home swimming pool.When you build your new home with Highland Homes, we’re happy to help you add your own backyard oasis and

Tampa New Homes Give Buyers More Bang for their Buck

Posted On: July 21, 2015 | Categories: Communities | News
How far will your paycheck go in Florida? Well, according to a recent study by Glassdoor, a website that offers information on jobs and companies, in Tampa your paycheck will get you a lot.The study was cited in a current Forbes article, The 25 Cities Where Your Paycheck Will Go The Furthest.

Laid-Back Living Near Tampa and Conveniences at Eastridge Preserve

Posted On: July 17, 2015 | Categories: Communities | General Info
Eastridge Preserve offers a laid-back lifestyle at its finest, with acreage homes and peaceful views in a location just minutes from grocery stores, shopping, dining and major roadways. It’s not uncommon to spy waterfowl lounging around in one of the neighborhood ponds, or a great horned owl gazing

Tampa: One of the ‘Best’ Cities in US to Live and Play

Posted On: July 14, 2015 | Categories: Communities | News
No matter what you’re looking for in the location of your Florida new home, Tampa is sure to have it. With its abundance of great small businesses and diverse residents, as well as access to excellent job opportunities, exciting outdoor destinations and some of the country’s best craft breweries and

Lakeland, Florida is ‘Just Right’ for Home Buyers

Posted On: July 9, 2015 | Categories: News | General Info
If Tampa is too fast-paced, and other Polk County locations have too much of a small town feel, then Lakeland, Florida may be the perfect spot for you to call home. This growing metropolitan area is centrally located between Tampa and Orlando, providing an easy commute to both big cities and their