Call Us Now: (719) 593-1400

Why More People Are Choosing Master Planned Communities

Multiracial Thumbs Up Against Blue Sky

Master Planned Communities are becoming an increasingly popular choice for home buyers seeking comfort, convenience and genuine sense of community.A Master Planned Community is essentially a large-scale, planned community that encompasses residential units, fitness and recreational services, and business and retail units. Designed to be self-sufficient, master planned communities undergo rigorous planning from the very beginning to ensure optimal positioning of roads, residential units, … Continue Reading...

Should I Choose A Home Builder Who Is A Member Of The HBA?

colorado-springs-hba

When you begin looking for a new home builder, a good place to start is the Colorado Springs Housing and Building Association. The trade group works with all of the established and most credible builders in the community.CSHBA members are committed to the communitySelecting a home builder who is a member of the CSHBA means you’re working with someone who has committed to the community. That’s more important than you might realize.It means the builders are here to stay. During the … Continue Reading...

Tips for Financing Your New Colorado Springs Home

new home financing in colorado springs

Making the move to a new home can be exciting, but many find the process of securing financing to be daunting. Using these simple tips will point you in the right direction, helping you to make informed decisions and take decisive actions when it comes to financing your new home. Be prepared Being properly prepared goes a long way toward helping you secure financing. Get copies of your credit reports and check for negative entries, low scores, or errors. If you find inaccuracies, you need to … Continue Reading...

Advantages of an Energy Efficient Home

new homes energy efficient

In our modern era, you hear an awful lot of hype about energy efficiency - how important it is, and how awesome the benefits are. But what does it really mean? What benefits do you get by having an energy efficient home?Saving MoneyOne of the most obvious (and most crucial advantages for many) is the substantial savings you can achieve. Energy costs are a concern for many homeowners. However, if you have an energy efficient home, you dramatically reduce the cost of your energy bills by … Continue Reading...

Six Questions to Ask Your New Home Builder

Questions for your homebuilder

Finding the right builder for your new home is one of the most vital aspects of the whole project. If you happen to make the wrong choices, the results can be disastrous, costly, and exceedingly stressful.Asking prospective builders these six qualifying questions will help you to get to know the candidates and establish whether they are reputable and whether you can successfully work together to create your new home.How much experience do you have?This seems like an obvious question, … Continue Reading...

Colorado Springs Home Builder FAQ: Ranch-Style Or Two-Story?

Choosing a new home - one or two story

Ranch homes have risen in popularity in Colorado Springs new home construction over the last five years. But just because they’re popular now, doesn’t mean they’ll always be the rage. So, when deciding whether to build a ranch-style or two-story home, it comes down to personal preference.That said, here are some factors to keep in mind when deciding if you want to build a ranch-style or two-story home.Who should build a ranch-style home?Anyone can live in a ranch-style home. The ease of … Continue Reading...

What To Look For When Touring A Model Home

Colorado-Springs-Parade-of-Homes-2014

During the Colorado Springs Housing and Builders Association annual Parade of Homes Aug. 1 through 17, you’re likely to visit several beautiful model homes. It’s easy to get swept away with the grandeur of some of the houses. But if you’re thinking about using the Parade as a tool to help you select a homebuilder, you’ll need to know what to look for when touring a model home.How the house looks from the outsideCurb appeal is enduring and it’s important that you like how the house looks … Continue Reading...

Fourth of July in Colorado Springs 2014

fourth of july strawberries

It is the love of country that has lighted and that keeps glowing the holy fire of patriotism. J. Horace McFarland The 4th of July falls on a Friday this year and that is good news for many Colorado Springs residents. A great start to the summer is a long holiday weekend with plenty of time and events to celebrate America’s Independence with fun runs, parades, fireworks, barbeque, picnics, arts festivals and an abundance of traditional Fourth of July foods. With plenty of rainfall this summer … Continue Reading...