Tips & Tools

Online Resources for Real Estate Agents

January 19, 2018

Have you seen our brand-new website design? The new-and-improved RichmondAmerican.com is just one of a range of online resources we’ve developed that real estate agents can use to succeed in new home sales.   A new site and a new Agent Hub! It’s easy to spot all the ways we’ve enhanced our site’s usability for homebuyers, but we thought we’d point out how we’ve also improved our online offerings for real estate agents. Visit the “For agents” section of our site to quickly access: A…

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Featured Homes

Floor Plan Spotlight: The Raven & Ryder

January 12, 2018
Ryder model home exterior

Selling luxury homes in the Phoenix area? Be sure to tour the spectacular Raven and Ryder in Litchfield Park. Your clients will find it hard to choose between these inspired ranch-style plans! Both floor plans feature an expansive great room that opens onto a covered patio, spacious kitchen and nook. Bedrooms are located away from the common areas for privacy, and each plan offers a formal dining room, a study and two garages—a side-entry, single-car garage and a front-facing, two-car garage. Typical options include gourmet…

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Events & Specials

Leverage Exciting Rates & Savings in January

January 5, 2018
Ready Set Move Event Home Interior

Ready to start the new year off right? Then get set to help homebuyers find their next move in January! Now live on RichmondAmerican.com, our Ready, Set, Move campaign is designed to help homebuyers get into a new home in the new year. Selling point #1: It’s not too late to secure a great rate Rates are on the rise, but there’s still time for buyers to lock in a great interest rate on a quick move-in home with HomeAmerican Mortgage Corporation. Be sure to…

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Featured Homes

Our Best-selling Floor Plan of 2017 is…

December 31, 2017

The Hemingway! Available from Baltimore to the Bay Area, this floor plan’s universal appeal is undeniable. Homebuyers are drawn to its open main-floor entertaining spaces and a range of structural options, including flex space for a home office or formal dining room off the entry, a loft or additional bedroom upstairs and gourmet kitchen and deluxe bath upgrades. The size is another factor in its favor; hovering around 2,500 square feet and with 4 to 6 bedrooms—depending on design options—this plan is in the sweet…

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Events & Specials

A Holiday Gift for Our Real Estate Friends

December 22, 2017
2018 Calendar

Season’s greetings from all of us at Richmond American Homes! To celebrate the holidays, we’ve created a free desktop calendar for you to download and share with your clients. It’s a great gift for anyone who loves inspirational home design. We hope that the New Year brings you new opportunities in your real estate career—especially in new home sales! Download PC version (1920 x 1080) Download MAC version (1440 x 900)  

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Tips & Tools

2018 VA Home Loan Limits

December 19, 2017
Father reading with daughter

Did you know that 2018 VA loan limits for 100% financing will increase across thousands of counties? For military buyers, that could mean their borrowing power will get a boost—potentially by thousands of dollars! Learn more about this popular loan option on the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs’ website, then check out the new limits in your area. If there’s a bump, that could be the motivation your military clients need to get moving in Q1. Need a copy of our free Military Homebuyer Guide?…

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Events & Specials

Celebrating Two Years of New Home Sales Stories

December 11, 2017

We love connecting real estate agents with the tools they need to succeed in new home sales! As we celebrate the second anniversary of Agent HQ™, we’re looking back on some of our most popular stories to date:         Have questions about the homebuilding process or the finer points of selling new homes? We’d love to hear from you! Email us at questions@richmondamerican.com or reach out to us on our social media channels.

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Meeting the Demand for Affordable Homes

December 7, 2017
Coral model home, Seasons™ Collection

Due to overwhelming popularity, our Seasons™ Collection has expanded to over a dozen communities across Colorado, Arizona, Nevada, Virginia and Florida, bringing Richmond American quality within reach for many more homebuyers. If you haven’t had a chance to familiarize yourself with this line of affordable homes, take just two minutes to view our new video and discover why house hunters (especially first-time buyers) are so excited. Typical specs for Seasons™ floor plans: 2 to 5 bedrooms 2 to 3 baths 2-car garage 1,400 to 2,800…

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Tips & Tools

2018 Conventional Loan Limit Changes

December 1, 2017

Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac’s 2018 loan limits may put more buying power in your clients’ hands! The base loan limits increased by 6.8%, setting the new limit at $453,100 in most parts of the country, with up to a maximum of $679,650 in high-cost areas. In many of the counties where we build, that means a change of $29,000, $43,500 or even $74,750! Keep in mind that some counties—such as Anne Arundel and Baltimore in Maryland, Salt Lake and Tooele in Utah, and Prince…

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Neighborhoods

St. Augustine Community Offers Luxury Amenities, No CDD Fees

November 21, 2017

Tucked between 42 miles of coastline and the beautiful St. Johns River, the Arbor Mill at Mill Creek community is the perfect place for clients seeking a relaxing lifestyle in close proximity to vibrant city life. This St. Augustine community offers luxury amenities with no CDD fees, as well as a range of attractions. The nearby town of St. Augustine is the nation’s oldest city, where centuries-old buildings and horse-drawn carriages mix with world-class dining, shopping and entertainment. A rich history and multicultural heritage make…

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