24

Sep
2015
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Local homebuying

Closing Out in 2015…

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We’re opening scores of new neighborhoods this year—but we’re also selling our final homes at many others. Don’t miss your chance to make your home at these nearly-complete communities! You may even have a chance to snag a community’s model home, filled with structural upgrades and luxury finishes that showcase our craftsmanship. Click on each …

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24

Jul
2014
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For buyers

Great Places to Retire You May Not Have Considered

We all want to live where we’d like to retire, but many of us don’t exactly know yet where that is. Should it have beaches or mountains, skiing or surfing, a dry or a humid climate? Decisions, decisions, decisions. Fortunately, with over 35 years’ experience exploring (and building in!) great places to retire from coast …

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15

Feb
2014
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Local homebuying

Finding a Dog-friendly Neighborhood

When searching for your dream neighborhood, it’s important to consider the needs of every member of the household—including the family dog! Is the community walk-worthy? How’s the traffic? Are there veterinarians and pet stores nearby? Does the city or HOA have pet or noise rules? How close is the nearest dog park?  If your dog …

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01

Apr
2013
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Local homebuying

Best Places to Live: The Sunbelt

Is it time to hang up the snow shovel? If you’re planning to retire this year, or just looking for a second home somewhere sunny, this could be your last winter scraping windshields. Here are our four picks for escaping the frozen north: Tucson, AZ. Named one of the best (and sunniest) places to retire …

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28

Jan
2013
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Local homebuying

Choosing a Las Vegas Community: Where Do You Start?

Even if you’re a local, house hunting in the Las Vegas valley can be an adventure. Luckily, there are a variety of tools homebuyers can use to navigate their way through the city’s varied neighborhoods. Visit real estate websites—yes, more than one! Most web-savvy shoppers are familiar with real estate websites like Realtor.com, Trulia, Zillow, …

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