01

Dec
2016
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Local homebuying

Day in the Life: Moving to Orlando, Florida

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There is no shortage of things to do in Orlando, Florida. In fact, the popular vacation destination is home to over a dozen theme parks, including Universal Orlando Resort™, SeaWorld®, Legoland® and that one with the mouse.   But as any Orlando resident can attest, life in and around this vibrant city doesn’t have to …

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06

Oct
2016
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For buyers

Home Storage: What to Look for During Your House Hunt

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You’re in the market for a new home, and at the top of your list: abundant storage space. Good news! Unlike many years ago when builders seemed to skimp on  home storage (tour any historic home and you’re practically guaranteed to find the closets lacking!), new homes typically allow ample room for all of your …

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05

Oct
2016
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Local homebuying

Walk to School From These 5 Communities!

Live too far from campus to participate in Walk to School Day today? Check out five of the highly walkable places we build. Maybe this time next year, every day will be Walk to School Day!     Have questions about these communities or anywhere else we build? Call our Homebuyer Resource Center at 888-500-7060! …

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26

Jul
2016
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For buyers

A Guide to Our Free Homebuyer Guides

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At Richmond American, we love helping new homebuyers attain the dream of homeownership. And with nearly 40 years in the industry, we’ve learned a thing or two about the process! Perhaps you’re just beginning your house hunt, or maybe you’ve already decided on a floor plan and community. Regardless of your stage in the homebuying …

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21

Jun
2016
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Bike-friendly Neighborhoods to Get Your Wheels Spinning

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Fresh air, elevated mood and weight control, not to mention increased strength, balance, flexibility and endurance and improved cardiovascular fitness… It’s no secret that biking can boast big-time benefits.   Not only is cycling a great form of aerobic exercise (it’s much gentler on the joints than climbing stairs or running!); it’s also a practical, …

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