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20
May

Why Home Office Space Is More Desirable Than Ever

For years, we’ve all heard about the most desirable home features buyers are looking for, from upgraded kitchens to remodeled bathrooms, master suites, and more. The latest on the hotlist, however, might surprise you: home offices. In a recent article by George Ratiu, Senior Economist with realtor.com, he notes how listings with an office are selling quickly: “As more companies […]

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06
May

Think This Is a Housing Crisis? Think Again.

With all of the unanswered questions caused by COVID-19 and the economic slowdown we’re experiencing across the country today, many are asking if the housing market is in trouble. For those who remember 2008, it’s logical to ask that question. Many of us experienced financial hardships, lost homes, and were out of work during the […]

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22
April

The New Home Market

The number of building permits issued for single-family homes is the best indicator of how many newly built homes will begin to come to market over the next few months. According to the latest U.S. Census Bureau and U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development Residential Construction Report, the number of building permits issued in […]

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08
April

How Interest Rates Affect Your Monthly Payment

If you’re thinking of building a new home this season, here’s how mortgage interest rates are working in your favor. Freddie Mac explains: “If you’re in the market to buy a home, today’s average mortgage rates are something to celebrate compared to almost any year since 1971… Mortgage rates change frequently. Over the last 45 […]

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25
March

Don’t Settle – Get what you want with a NEW HOME!

Pick a Floorplan that works for your lifestyle. When you go with a new home over a used home, you don’t have to settle for a floor plan that isn’t quite right for you or work around floor plan challenges. You call the shots! Want an open kitchen with a large island? Need a jack […]

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11
March

3 Great Reasons to Buy New

The floor plans are better! They are designed from the get-go with the newest trends in mind. In general, a new home has larger closets, larger and more baths and higher ceilings that a used home. They have better curb appeal! They are new, with brand new exteriors and the latest designs. Fresh landscaping and […]

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26
February

Why Buy New?

Why Buy a New Home over a Used Home? Lots of reasons, but cost and maintenance are some of the best reasons! According to Newhomeresource.com, a new home is over 30% more energy efficient than a home build just 10 years ago. In fact a new homeowner will save 3,449 KWH per year over a […]

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17
September

Kitchen design: Make a statement with cabinetry

Zurich Homes was honored to be featured in a recent Tennessean article, “Kitchen design: Make a statement with cabinetry”, alongside Brentwood cabinets: Today’s kitchen far transcends the space that was once a functional area used only for cooking. Instead of just housing a stove, sink and refrigerator, kitchen designs today make the room the epicenter […]

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01
June

Westhaven Named One of the Best Master-Planned Communities By Where To Retire Magazine!

Westhaven Named One of the Best Master-Planned Communities By Where To Retire Magazine! As reported by the Williamson Herald, Where to Retire magazine has listed Westhaven community among the country’s best community of its type in the country. The country’s 50 best master-planned communities selected by Where to Retire Magazine highlight a resurgent era in […]

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