Browsing Tag

real estate search

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
Buying a Home

What to Look for When Buying a Townhome

September 1, 2015

Does the idea of living closer to the city appeal to you? What about the idea of no yard, or maybe a smaller one requiring less maintenance? If so, a townhome might be a good option for your next home. But what do you look for when buying a townhome? Read on for our quick primer on townhome basics, floor plans and more.   TOWNHOME BASICS Townhomes are attached dwellings that share at least one wall with another home, typically near shops and businesses in…

Continue Reading

Share this article

Local Stories

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…

Continue Reading

Share this article

Local Stories

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…

Continue Reading

Share this article

Local Stories

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…

Continue Reading

Share this article

Buying a Home

Why Buy a Winter Home?

November 28, 2014

Whether you consider yourself a winter visitor, sunseeker or proud snowbird, if you head south for the winter, you’ll need a home away from home for weeks or months at a time. RVing and renting may be popular choices, but there are significant advantages to buying a vacation home of your own. RVing If you’re an impulsive traveler, especially one who loves the outdoors, you may be drawn to RV living. Any continental destination is just a road trip away and, with a minimum of…

Continue Reading

Share this article