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Home Buying 101: What is a CDD?

Posted On: October 13, 2020 | Categories: News | General Info | Home Buying 101
What is a CDD and what are CDD fees?>

If you are considering buying a new home in Florida, you may have heard a reference to CDD fees - And, you may be wondering just what are CDD fees? In this Home Buying 101 blog, we explain everything you need to know about CDDs ...



Close to it All Living in Lake Alfred, FL

Posted On: October 6, 2020 | Categories: Communities | Communities>The Lakes
An person stand-up paddleboarding on the Chain of Lakes near new homes in Lake Alfred, FL - provided by Winter Haven Chamber of Commerce>

A laid-back, small city of 5,900+ residents, living in Lake Alfred puts you in a location where you can connect with nature yet easily access the many attractions offered in nearby major cities. Here, you’ll find The Lakes, a lakeside neighborhood of new homes for sale in Lake Alfred, FL waiting for you to call it home!  ...



What is the Right Kind of Lighting for Your Home?

Posted On: September 24, 2020 | Categories: General Info | Design and Decorating
Chandelier available at the Highland Homes design center>

Lighting is so important in a room, both to provide illumination and bring design into your home. We talked to Stacey Antonakos-Perez, Highland Homes’ Design Center Manager and lead model decorator, to learn about how to pick the right lighting for your home in Florida. ...



Ruskin, Florida Offers Laid-Back Living near Tampa Bay

Posted On: September 16, 2020 | Categories: Communities | News | Communities>Riverbend West
Site of new homes for sale in Riskin, FL at Riverbend West>

You probably have a list of the must-have items for your new home and community. If this includes a beautiful home in a great location with fantastic amenities, Riverbend West, our exciting community of new homes for sale in Ruskin, FL, meets your needs and then some! ...



Home Buying 101: Types of Home Loans

Posted On: September 14, 2020 | Categories: General Info | Home Buying 101
Learn about type of home loans in Florida>

Generally speaking, there are two overarching categories or types of home loans – conventional loans and government-backed mortgages including FHA, VA, and USDA loans. Each has different advantages and qualification requirements, and our preferred lenders can help you determine the right type of home loan for your needs. ...



Davenport, FL - Fun Size City With Big City Neighbors

Posted On: September 3, 2020 | Categories: Communities | Communities>Blossom Grove Estates
Welcome home to Davenport, FL>

If you’re searching for a new city to call home which is small enough that it’s not crowded and is within a reasonable distance from major entertainment destinations, then look no further than Davenport, Florida! ...



Now Building: New Homes in Lakeland at Aniston

Posted On: August 27, 2020 | Categories: Communities | News | Communities>Aniston
New homes for sale in south Lakeland, FL at Aniston>

Your search for a new home in Lakeland just got simpler with the introduction of our newest community, Aniston! This highly-anticipated neighborhood offers desirable homes, beautiful green space, and budget-friendly pricing from the low $200s in the exclusive Highlands area of South Lakeland. ...



How to Introduce Your New Dog or Cat to Their New Home

Posted On: August 21, 2020 | Categories: Communities | General Info
A black and white dog sits to the right of a white and orange cat. The dog is stares ahead while the cat is staring at the dog. >

Research is done! Rescue centers and pet shops visits are complete! Five-minute online personality match quizzes were completed. You’re informed as to which breed of dog or cat would be the best one for your personality and lifestyle. Now you’re ready to bring your new furry companion home - are a few things you can do to prepare for their arrival. ...



Riverview: An Idyllic Florida Town on the Shores of the Alafia River

Posted On: August 14, 2020 | Categories: Communities | News | Communities>Ridgewood
Tampa, Florida>

Located on the Alafia River shoreline, the city of Riverview, Florida offers access to some of the Sunshine State's best outdoor amenities and recreation opportunities. If you want to call Riverview home, look no further than our brand-new Ridgewood community!  ...



Best Cities for First-Time Home Buyers – Tampa!

Posted On: August 11, 2020 | Categories: Communities | News | Communities>Stonebridge at Chapel Creek | Communities>Ridgewood | Communities>Riverbend West
Tampa real estate named the best in the nation for first-time home buyers>

You’re searching for your first home, and want to live in a city with both affordable home prices and a high quality of life. Look no further than Tampa, recently named WalletHub’s best city in the U.S. for first-time home buyers! ...