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The Waiting is Over…

March 27, 2013

It’s time to make a move to your new home. According to Tim Ellis of Redfinblog.com, waiting for your property value to increase before selling is a mistake. There’s a high probablity that the price of the home you’re purchasing will increase faster than the price of the home your selling. Add current low interest rates and the likelihood of rate...
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In a Rent vs. Buy Contest, Homeownership Wins

March 20, 2013

In an analysis of whether renting or buying a home costs less, Chief Economist, Jed Kolko, finds that it’s 44% cheaper to own than to rent. In an article on Trulia Trends, Kolko outlines his methodology and results that may surprise you. Buying is currently cheaper than renting in all 100 of the larger metropolitan areas according to Kolko. With...
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New Model Preview Extended at Fox Hollow Farms

March 12, 2013

Southdown Homes is extending the preview of the new Bellingham model on home site 9 at Fox Hollow Farms. You can tour the all-new home design on Saturdays and Sundays from 1 to 3 pm. Be among the first to see this new 4 bedroom, 3-1/2 bath, 3-car side-entry garage home. Pricing for the Bellingham series starts in the mid-$500’s....
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Kitchens and Bathrooms and Cabinets, Oh My!

March 11, 2013

Congratulations! You’ve just purchased your brand new construction home (we hope it’s at Fox Hollow Farms, Hideaway Farms or French Creek Village by Southdown Homes) and now it’s time to make your kitchen and bath selections. Feeling overwhelmed? The article, NKBA Announces 2013 Kitchen & Bath Design Trends by Lauren Hunter summarizes the latest trends according to the National Kitchen &...
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New Model Preview this Weekend at Fox Hollow Farms

March 7, 2013

Spring is a time for all things new and Fox Hollow Farms will welcome the season with a new model, the Bellingham Traditional. Can’t wait? Southdown Homes will have a sneak preview of the all-new home design this Saturday and Sunday, March 9 and 10, from 1 to 3 pm. Stop in for a tour of this new 4 bedroom,...
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Need to Sell Your Home before you Buy New?

March 7, 2013

You’ve walked through one of the Southdown model homes and you’ve fallen in love. The home design, the floor plan, the location are all a perfect match for you, but, you have a house to sell. Why not take a cue from the model home that appealed to you? Consider hiring a staging company to maximize the positive aspects of...
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