Monday, December 19, 2011

Boone Homes Announces Final Opportunities at Founders Bridge

Only five Richmond new home sites remain at luxury community

Boone Homes has only five remaining lots at its Club Villas at Founders Bridge community in Powhatan County. These Richmond new home sites boast no maintenance living, and three of the sites are conveniently nestled on the community’s Independence Golf Course.

“From the active adult to the busy professional, all buyers will love this no maintenance golf course community,” said David Owen, president of Boone Homes. “With all of the exterior maintenance taken care of, homeowners have more time to enjoy the community’s Independence Golf Course.”

New homebuyers may choose from five home designs at Founders Bridge including The Blairshire II, The Hampstead II, The Hedgestone, The Westbridge and The Westcott II plans. Homes offer all-brick exteriors, three bedrooms, as many as four bathrooms and up to 4,600 square feet of elegant living space. All floor plans feature the master suites, laundry, kitchen and living, dining and family rooms on the first floor. Popular interior features include hardwood floors, bathrooms with cultured marble countertops and ceramic tile flooring and gourmet kitchens with granite countertops, islands, 42-inch designer cabinets, GE stainless steel appliances and hardwood floors. As with all Boone Homes communities, buyers are invited to customize existing plans to suit their needs and lifestyles.

The Club Villas at Founders Bridge is an intimate, no maintenance community of 16 two-story homes priced from the $500,000s. Each home boasts single-level living that is perfect for both active adults and busy professionals. No maintenance services provided at this community include lime treatment, fertilizing, aerating, irrigation, mulching, trimming of the shrubs and trees, snow removal and leaf removal.

In addition to the community’s beautiful new luxury homes in Richmond, residents enjoy a variety of amenities that include walking trails, sidewalks, tennis courts, swimming pool, playground, clubhouse and lower Powhatan County taxes. Homeowners also have access to Independence Golf Course and Club. Featuring a Tom Fazio design, the golf course has been named in Golf Digest’s Best Places to Play since 2004.

Children residing at the Club Villas at Founders Bridge are served by Flat Rock Elementary, Powhatan Junior High and Powhatan High schools.

For more information about the five remaining home sites at Founders Bridge, call Chris Parks at 804-218-7760 or visit

About Boone Homes:

Boone Homes ( is an award-winning Virginia new home builder with offices in Richmond. With 30 years of experience, Boone Homes builds traditionally styled homes with livable designs in luxury and maintenance free neighborhoods in the best locations. For more information, call our Richmond office at 804-784-6192.

Monday, December 12, 2011

Bob Adams Remarks on the Homebuilding Industry in Builder Magazine

Highland Homes’ president remains optimistic despite a harsh economy

Although many builders are struggling in the face of touch economic times, Highland Homes proves to be recession proof; and Builder Magazine is taking notice. Recently, the magazine interviewed Highland Homes’ president Bob Adams in its article, “One Step Ahead” where the Lakeland-based builder remarked that it still sees a profit in its Lakeland, Orlando and Tampa new homes despite the current harsh economic situation.

“We are excited to have the opportunity to share our story with Builder Magazine,” says Bob Adams, owner and president of Highland Homes. “For more than a decade, we have strived to be a leading homebuilder in Florida by constructing quality homes in the best locations throughout Central Florida, always putting buyers first with our focus on customer service and offering customer-friendly mortgage programs.”

The article highlights Adams’ expansive career in the homebuilding industry as well as Highland Homes’ key to success including excellent customer service, the use of social media to stay connected with prospects and homeowners and extensive, ongoing employee training.

Founded in 1996 by Robert J. and Joel Adams, Highland Homes has spent more than a decade establishing its commitment to providing Florida buyers with quality homes at affordable prices by putting a focus on excellence and family values. Dedication, strong leadership and personal commitment have made Highland Homes a leading builder in Central Florida.

Highland Homes constructs new single-family homes in communities throughout Central Florida that range from 1,210 to 2,827 square feet with three to five bedrooms and many popular features such as covered lanais, open layouts and master retreats with walk-in closets and garden tubs. The Central Florida home builder is a value leader with new home prices starting from the low-$100,000s and a $99 out-of-pocket move-in offer.

For more information about Highland Homes, visit or call 863-619-7103.

To read more about Highland Homes in Builder Magazine, visit