new homes suffolk: HOME SALES are UP at The Riverfront at Harbour View! - 05/15/17 12:57 PM

Just over a month ago, East West Communities posted an article that announced the new lots in our last phase of development at The Riverfront at Harbour View were recently released for sale and there were only 28 lots remaining for sale. In the last 30 days, 8 new homes have gone under contract along with one of the new lots on River Park Drive, across the street from the river.
That's over $4 million worth of new home sales just in the last four weeks! If you're interested in building your dream home in this award winning community, you'd better hurry! … (1 comments)

new homes suffolk: Discover the Best in Waterfront Living in Gatling Pointe South - 04/07/17 11:49 AM

The Gatling Pointe Yacht Club is located where the James & Pagan Rivers meet
This stunning Traditional home pictured below is located at 20592 Seahawk Landing, in Gatling Pointe South, a waterfront community adjacent to the historic town of Smithfield, Virginia. Enjoy over 4,000 square feet of living space in this 5 bedroom, 4.5th bath home just listed for sale for $525,000 by East West Realty. Discover superior quality features in this mostly brick home originally custom built by Norman Miller Custom Builder. The Gatling Pointe Yacht Club, which overlooks the the James River, offers a second home within the community to enjoy year round. … (0 comments)

new homes suffolk: New Job Numbers & Increased Consumer Confidence Good News for Builders - 03/14/17 05:00 AM
There's more good news in the real estate industry in the latest BUILDER magazine, Jobs, Good Jobs, and Home Buying.  The article highlighted the positive jobs' report we saw reported last past week--235,000 jobs created in February, and a lower unemployment rate of 4.7%. John McManus says the good jobs' report carries with it four key meaningful areas of interest for home builders and developers at present: household wage growth, consumer confidence, good job concentration, and interest rate increases, which he says won't slow down homebuyer demand.
Wage and income growth: 
Well known risk expert, Bill McBride reports that Household wage growth is trending upward, as evidenced in Friday's jobs report. Here, McBride … (2 comments)

new homes suffolk: Top 10 Design Trends in New Homes Today - 03/04/17 05:41 AM

Thinking about buying a new home or renovating a major room in your house? Wonder what the top trends in new construction are today? Eric Sasser, President of Sasser Construction, and East West Realty recently shared what homebuyers are looking for in their new home and uncovered  10 Top Trends in New Homes today at a recent Hampton Roads REALTORS® Association seminar.
1. Downstairs master bedrooms or main floor living house plans
2. Details that are uniquely your own - Brushed and polished contemporary to rough hewn and reused, this will make for dynamic, timeless interior details
3. Renewables/ green energy efficient construction
4. Open plans - casual lifestyle. Larger center islands, larger kitchen … (3 comments)

new homes suffolk: Looking for Ways to Sell More Homes in 2017? - 01/29/17 05:02 AM
Rock your way to more homes sales and make 2017 your best year yet.
Want to sell more homes this year? Then make it a goal to increase your knowledge and experience in the new homes arena. If you haven’t heard, the upcoming Hampton Roads REALTORS® Association Conference & Expo, set for April 6, has adopted a rock and roll theme for this year’s event. “Rock Your Sales in 2017” promises to be the best networking and education event of the year!
HRRA’s New Homes Council and Alpha College of Real Estate invite you to attend this year’s conference, which will take place along … (1 comments)

new homes suffolk: We've Saved the Best for Last- The Riverfront Opens Last Phase - 01/19/17 10:28 AM
Last Phase of The Riverfront at Harbour View is Now Open
Only 6 Riverfront Lots Remaining in this Award Winning Community
Waterfront Living at its Finest LAST of the BEST. Celebrate the very best of what The Riverfront has to offer!
Now is the time to discover the beauty of the waterfront at The Riverfront at Harbour View before it’s too late. Over 1,300 families have made the choice to but a new home in this waterfront, golf course community, but only 9 waterfront homesites remain- just 3 lakefront lots and 6 riverfront lots are available for sale. Overlooking the Nansemond and James Rivers, The Riverfront features lavish year-round … (0 comments)

new homes suffolk: 7 Reasons Why 2017 is a Good Time to Buy a New Home - 12/24/16 05:07 AM

7 Reasons Why It's A Good Time To Buy A New Home
After a resurgence in our new home sales success in 2016 in several of our East West communities in the Hampton Roads area of Virginia, many are predicting a banner year for the real estate industry in 2017. The pent up demand has been building for years, but there are also multiple reasons people are looking to make their move now. Here are my Top 7 Reasons to Buy a New Home Today:
1. New homes offer more value today. Builders are offering more quality and creative value extras than ever before. Builders and developers are … (1 comments)

new homes suffolk: Looking to Increase Your Sales in 2017? A New Home May Be the Answer - 12/20/16 12:15 PM
Interested in selling more homes this year? Then, make it a goal to increase your knowledge and experience in the new homes arena in your marketplace. As chairperson for the New Homes Council for the Hampton Roads Association of REALTORS®, our goal is to help educate our members about the advantages of making new homes a viable option for their clients in 2017. At the upcoming HRRA Conference & Home Expo on April 6th, we've adopted a rock n’ roll theme- “Rock Your Sales in 2017”, which promises to be the best networking and education event of the year! The New Homes Council … (0 comments)

new homes suffolk: Coastal Cottage Features Award Winning Kitchen & Master Suite - 12/19/16 12:37 PM
If you visited the Parade of Homes earlier this fall, here’s another chance to see this award winning home! Check out this engaging interactive tour of The Chestnut Springs, House by Hohmann Builders. Click HERE.
This Coastal Cottage style home located on 84 Richmond Way, Carrollton, VA features 5 bedroom, 3.5 baths, and is currently listed for sale with East West Realty for $568,500. The Chestnut Springs won awards for Best Kitchen and Master Bath in the recent PHBA Parade of Homes showcase home event.
Discover many special details like the stone accents on the front exterior, metal porch roof, side entry garage, and perfectly situated on a … (1 comments)

new homes suffolk: English Cottage Home Offers Gracious Living for Today's Homebuyer - 12/02/16 08:08 AM

81 Richmond Way, FOUNDERS POINTE is currently listed with East West Realty for $589,900 and was one of the eight designer homes featured in the Parade of Homes at Founders Pointe.
This timeless three story home in Founders Pointe located near Smithfield, Virginia may be the perfect floor plan for today's homebuyer. Discover authentic architectural details reminiscent of older cottage style homes from the past. Saybrook Homes has combined the perfect blend of materials on the home's exterior- from the stone columns, the cedar shake and board & batten gable accents, and the hardiplank horizontal siding to the multiple gabled roof and third floor … (0 comments)

new homes suffolk: The Parade of Homes at Parade of Homes is Coming! October 1 - 16th - 09/26/16 05:38 AM

One Street ~ 8 Showcase Homes Open For Tour October 1 – 16th at Founders Pointe, a waterfront community in Isle of Wight County, near Smithfield, Virginia.
The 2016 Peninsula Housing & Builders Association’s Parade of Homes features 8 showcase model homes on the new Richmond Way lakefront cul-de-sac in Founders Pointe! The 8 designer furnished homes – all on one street in Founders Pointe – feature exciting new floor plans, innovative special features, and popular new home trends. Tickets will be sold online starting September 1, 2016. Some proceeds from the event will benefit Roc Solid Foundation and Habitat for Humanity.
The … (0 comments)

new homes suffolk: East West Partners- Creating Hampton Roads' Best Places to Live & Play - 09/15/16 10:10 PM

East West Communities- Hampton Roads' Most Awarded Developer
IN 1973, East West Partners of Virginia began development on Brandermill, a nationally award-winning planned community in Richmond, Virginia. East West’s first two communities received prestigious awards, including Best Planned Community in America by Getter Homes & Gardens magazine and the National Association of Home Builders for Brandermill and Best Planned Community in American by the Urban Land Institute for Woodlake.
Since then, East West has developed more than 25 award-winning communities that combine a vacation lifestyle with everyday living in the metro Richmond area, the Hampton Roads region of Virginia, Beaufort, South Carolina, and … (1 comments)

new homes suffolk: Virtual Tour of Norman Miller's New Model Home at The Riverfront - 09/09/16 09:41 PM
The MEADOW GLEN Model Home at The Riverfront at Harbour View is now available for sale for $599,900, listed with East West Realty. Contact Mark Edwards at (757) 288-7584 for more information.
The Meadow Glen at 3391 Village Square Place is currently available for sale $599,900 and listed with East West Realty. Click to view the Vitrual Tour
Classic traditional style home features craftsman columns on the front porch. Gourmet kitchen features center island, granite counters, tile backsplash, gas range, under counter lighting, and breakfast room. Multi-generational suite features a bedroom with full bath, study with built-in shelving. Luxurious master suite with sitting area, ceramic tiled … (1 comments)

new homes suffolk: Sneak Preview Weekend for the Parade of Homes Draws Over 400 Visitors - 08/23/16 02:30 AM

The Dusty Boots Sneak Preview Weekend at Founders Pointe for the upcoming PHBA Parade of Homes event was a huge success. Over 400 visitors came out to tour the eight new homes currently under construction on the Parade of Homes cul-de-sac which backs up to the lake surrounding the Residents' Club amenity complex.
"We were pleasantly surprised to see so many people coming out just to see the homes in this stage," said Billy Birdsong of Birdsong Builders. "The first couple that we talked to was from Poquoson, and we met families from all over Hampton Roads." Randy Lenz, Russ & Sheila Hohmann, Les Ore, Ricky … (1 comments)

new homes suffolk: Buy a Parade of Home Model Home Before the October Showcase Event - 08/01/16 02:54 AM

Have you ever wanted to own a Parade of Homes model home or a Homearama showcase home? Now's the perfect opportunity to preview the new homes now under construction on the new Richmond Way cul-de-sac in Founders Pointe. Four of the eight Parade homes are already sold, and four are available for sale before the October 1st home show opening.
The 2016 PHBA Parade of Homes showcase event is being held October 1st-16th in the Founders Pointe custom home, waterfront community located in the Carrollton area of Isle of Wight County. Tens of thousands of people are expected to tour the homes … (0 comments)

new homes suffolk: 3391 Village Square Place- by Norman Miller Custom Builder - 07/25/16 06:41 AM
3391 Village Square Place- a new home by Norman Miller Custom Builder in The Riverfront at Harbour View, an award winning waterfront, golf course community in Suffolk, Virginia.
Life Begins at Home
What a fantastic place it is when your home is The Riverfront in Harbour View—just 15 minutes from the Peninsula and Downtown Norfolk. Fronting two scenic miles of the Nansemond and James Rivers, this innovative, resort-style community offers beautifully appointed custom homes and condominiums with the comfort you need and the style and quality you'll find nowhere else. Here you will enjoy the amenities you love right at home. Golf, volleyball, tennis, … (1 comments)

new homes suffolk: Construction Begins on the Parade of Homes in Founders Pointe - 06/16/16 04:22 AM
The Peninsula Housing Builders Association selected Founders Pointe as the site for the 2016 PARADE of HOMES in the Founders Pointe community in Isle of Wight County, Virginia near the historic town of Smithfield. Eight new designer models are now under construction on this lakefront court which overlooks the park-like setting where the Founders Pointe Residents’ Club and pool complex is located.
Founders Pointe is a waterfront community of 319 homesites and is located in Isle of Wight County near the historic town of Smithfield, Virginia, and … (0 comments)

new homes suffolk: Memorial Day Festivities at The Riverfront Swim Club - 05/31/16 09:04 PM
Mother Nature just did not want to cooperate with the festivities planned at The Riverfront clubhouse this year but our residents still managed to have a blast hanging out this past Monday. Even the rain could not keep the kids from splashing around in our Junior Olympic swimming pool and taking turns on the awesome 100 foot water slide. The grill was fired up and everyone got to enjoy burgers and hot dogs from the safety of the clubhouse during the downpours.
We are looking forward to better weather soon so we can enjoy the pools, tennis courts, walking trails, golf course … (0 comments)

new homes suffolk: Founders Pointe Residents Throw a Kentucky Derby Party in Style - 04/26/16 10:26 PM
                 How to Throw an Epic Kentucky Derby Party
                        Complete with Southern Charm
CARROLLTON, Va. — As some 155,000 people descend upon Churchill Downs in Louisville, Ky. May 7 for the 142nd annual Kentucky Derby, local thoroughbreds of the food and entertainment track will host their own high-style, debut, Founders Foodies Kentucky Derby Affair. Established in January 2015 by Founders Pointe residents and former food columnists Matthew and Christina Erpelding, Founders Foodies is comprised of dozens of culinary enthusiasts who meet monthly at their neighborhood clubhouse to share great food, the histories behind it, and accompaniments such as good wine, cooking presentations … (0 comments)

new homes suffolk: Founders Pointe Reports 12 New Home Sales in the First Quarter of '16 - 03/22/16 06:22 AM

The Spring selling season came a couple of months early this year in Founders Pointe, a waterfront community of custom homes in Isle of Wight County, near Smithfield. So far, East West Partners reports 12 new home sales in the first three months of 2016, and we still have one more week left in March.
Sasser Construction has sold five of the 12 homes, and he isn't surprised to see the surge in sales. Named the Southern Living Builder of the Year in 2010, Sasser builds in a lot of the custom home communities in the area."Founders Pointe has been one of the … (0 comments)

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