Blog Articles for July 2018

Recreation Opportunities Abound Near Auburndale New Homes

Posted On: July 31, 2018 | Categories: Communities | News | Communities>Juliana Village
The city of Auburndale, located in Polk County, Florida, is the perfect blend of small-town charm with access to big-city amenities. Auburndale homeowners enjoy suburban life in a beautiful setting, where neighbors know each other and children grow up with friends that become extended family. In

Highland Homes Named One of Tampa’s Fastest Growing Companies

Posted On: July 27, 2018 | Categories: News
Highland Homes was once again honored as one of the 50 fastest-growing privately-owned companies in Tampa Bay at the Tampa Bay Business Journal’s Fast 50 Awards luncheon on July 26, 2018. This marks the fourth year in a row that Highland Homes has been a Fast 50 Award recipient!We were pleasantly

Lakeland New Home Community Now Selling

Posted On: July 23, 2018 | Categories: Communities | News | Communities>Wilder Oaks
Owning a new home in Lakeland means you will have access to the big-city perks of nearby Tampa, the many lakes that make up central Florida, the world-class attractions and theme parks of Orlando, and the beautiful Gulf Coast beaches. All of these incredible areas are conveniently located just a

Summer Utility Savings for Your Florida Home

Posted On: July 17, 2018 | Categories: News | General Info
As the temperatures rise outside, so can the cost of your utility bills. Your home’s HVAC system has to work harder to maintain a comfortable temperature in the Florida heat and your water bill increases as you preserve your plants and lawn. But your bills don’t have to rise as quickly as the

Home Buying 101: Home Affordability Better Now than 1985-2000

Posted On: July 12, 2018 | Categories: News | Home Buying 101
Rising home prices have some worried about home affordability, but the price is only part of the puzzle. Mortgage interest rates play a significant role in determining the total amount of your monthly payment and how much house you can afford. If you’re unfamiliar with how interest rates may affect

Transitioning from Spring to Summer Décor

Posted On: July 10, 2018 | Categories: Communities | News | Communities>Tuscany Bay | Design and Decorating
Nothing says summer in your new Florida home like incorporating a few coastal-inspired elements. Whether you’re looking to keep things cool with beachy vibes or heat things up with bold pops of color, just a few simple changes can take your soft spring décor to summer sunny in an instant. Here are

Fantastic Fireworks in Florida

Posted On: July 3, 2018 | Categories: News | Events
Photo Credit: Busch GardensLet freedom ring! The quintessential American summer holiday is here, and it wouldn’t be complete without fireworks, food and fun. Fortunately for those who living in the beautiful Sunshine State, there are ample opportunities to enjoy outstanding fireworks in