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The Hunt for Great School Districts in the US

July 20, 2015

For parents of school-age children, a great school district is probably at the top of the new home wish list. And let’s face it, even if you don’t have kids, highly-acclaimed schools can be positive for resale value in the future. For those looking to relocate, we’ve rounded up some areas boasting notable school districts. ROCKLIN, CA Located approximately 22 miles from Sacramento, Rocklin has a beautiful Sierra Nevada mountain backdrop. Notable schools and outdoor recreation make it a great place to call home. Residents…

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New Communities—Coming in 2015!

July 3, 2015

We’re opening exciting new communities coast to coast. Here are just a few of the neighborhoods that have recently opened, or will open in the coming months. ARIZONA Green Valley Los Arroyos ~ From the upper $100s CALIFORNIA Costa Mesa Brickyard East and West ~ From the upper $600s Maple Crossing ~ From the upper $600s Palmdale Walden Walk ~ From the low $300s COLORADO Arvada Sunset Mesa ~ From the low $400s Aurora Saddle Rock ~ From the mid $400s Commerce City Creekside at…

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Idyllic Living in Haymarket, VA

June 26, 2015

Haymarket’s rustic, small-town charm officially dates all the way back to 1799, and you can still find historic buildings carefully preserved throughout the town, located just east of the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Haymarket is also ideally situated for the 21st-century lifestyle, with shopping centers, several well-rated schools and convenient proximity to larger municipalities like Gainesville, Manassas and Washington, DC. It also boasts the up-and-coming Villages of Piedmont at Leopold’s Preserve, a new-home community with a staggering 380 acres of permanent conservation area—in…

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Day in the Life: Moving to Fredericksburg, VA

May 12, 2015

If you’re looking for historic charm and a wide range of amenities, buying a new home in Fredericksburg, Virginia might be just the ticket for you. But before you call your real estate agent, you might want to spend a day there, see the sights and get a feel for what it’s like to call Fredericksburg home. Here’s a quick look at a day in the life of a Fredericksburg homeowner. 8:00 A.M. MORNING LATTE The cozy corner location of Hyperion Espresso has become a…

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Top 10 Reasons to Live in Bel Air

March 31, 2015

Thinking about moving to the Baltimore area, but don’t want to live in the hustle and bustle of Charm City proper? If so, consider these 10 reasons why scenic Bel Air should make your short list of places to call home. 10. Convenient location just 23 miles from Baltimore (75 from Philadelphia) 9. Strolling through world-renowned Ladew Topiary Gardens 8. Dozens of historic Harford County landmarks 7. Miles and miles of walking and bicycle trails that conveniently connect to public transportation 6. Saturday mornings at…

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