new homes suffolk: Founders Pointe Residents Throw a Kentucky Derby Party in Style - 04/27/16 05:26 AM
                 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 01:22 PM

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)

new homes suffolk: Everyone Loves a Parade! Here's Your Chance to Build in One - 02/24/16 05:07 AM
Ever wanted to build your Dream Home in a 'Parade of Homes' or a 'Homearama' home show extravaganza?
This is your chance! The Peninsula Housing and Builders Association has announced its selection for the 2016 Fall Parade of Homes event- Founders Pointe, a waterfront community of custom homes located in Isle of Wight County, near the historic town of Smithfield.
The Builders' Lot Draw will be held at the Founders Pointe Residents' Club on Wednesday, March 2nd at 2 pm. Participating homebuilders will select one of the eleven lots on the new Richmond Way cul-de-sac which backs up to the lake and … (6 comments)

new homes suffolk: WANTED: Custom Home Builders in Hampton Roads- Join the PARADE! - 02/22/16 05:31 PM
                   Everyone loves a parade.
                   Everyone loves a free lunch.
                   Everyone wants to sell homes.
We can offer you all three on one afternoon!
Hampton Roads' Builders are invited to the 2016 Parade of Homes Lot Drawing
Wednesday, March 2
Founders Pointe Residents’ Club - 2:00 - 5:00 pm
Come out to Founders Pointe and explore the most exciting neighborhood to get your sales started in 2016. We are looking for at least 10 builders who want to showcase their building ideas, sell homes and develop a fan club of prospective customers for the future. The Parade of Homes can deliver lots of exposure … (0 comments)

new homes suffolk: 5 Reasons to Build a Model in the Parade of Homes at Founders Pointe - 02/10/16 06:13 AM

1. Timing- Most economists are predicting 2016 to be the best year for the home building industry in over 8 years. The new home inventory is at an all-time low, interest rates are still at historic lows, and the pent up demand is hungry to make that move into their dream home. It's been several years since there's been a Parade of Homes or a single-site Homearama event, and East West Communities has a track record of hosting record setting home shows. (East West set Parade of … (0 comments)

new homes suffolk: Should I Buy Now or Wait Another Year? - 01/25/16 05:41 PM
Wondering if now is a good time to buy a new home? Thinking about waiting a little while longer to purchase because you think you have plenty of time left before mortgage interest rates rise? You might want to take another look at the Infographic below from Real Estate with Keeping Current Matters. Homebuyers have a great selection of new homes available now and most economists predict 2016 will be the best year for the housing market in over 7 years.
What is the real cost of waiting another year? As the Keeping Current Matters' chart points out, the cost of waiting to … (0 comments)

new homes suffolk: 7 Reasons Why it's a Good Time to Buy a New Home - 01/20/16 09:58 AM

7 Reasons Why It's A Good Time To Buy A New Home
After a resurgence in our new home sales success in 2015 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 2016. 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 … (2 comments)

new homes suffolk: Sasser Construction's Craftsman Model Home Won't Disappoint - 01/12/16 11:25 AM

Our showcase home is open daily. Come whet your good senses!
When Sasser Construction, Southern Living’s 2010 Custom Builder of the Year, created Founders Pointe’s newest showcase home, builder Eric Sasser integrated a variety of elements repeatedly sought by modern-day American homebuyers. Beauty, quality, openness and flexibility are well-represented amid the 3,140-square-foot Lorelei’s fine and functional interior and exterior design details.
Upon entering this architecturally appealing Craftsman Cottage-style home in Founders Pointe, visitors note the charm and practicality of a flex room serving as home-office near the front door. The first floor’s common area boasts a natural flow atop engineered maple wood … (0 comments)

new homes suffolk: Look Who's Selling in Founders Pointe! - 07/28/15 09:03 AM
Can't find the right home for your buyer? Are you tired of running all over town trying to find a home that exceeds your client's wants and needs? Look no further, and COME HOME TO FOUNDERS POINTE!
Janine DeMello with Berkshire Hathaway receives her gift basket for her recent new home sale in Founders Pointe
On a recent survey to over 1,700 REALTORS® in Hampton Roads, we found out some of the reasons why nearly 200 families chose to buy a new home in Founders Pointe. The feedback was overwhelmingly positive from the agents who responded and it reinforced some of the recent trends … (0 comments)

new homes suffolk: Can't Find the Right Home? See our New Homes Today in Founders Pointe - 07/14/15 12:06 PM

Now's a great time to go shopping for a new home at Founders Pointe- a waterfront community with quality custom homes and resort style amenities located just ten minutes from historic Smithfield, Virginia. You'll discover top of the line quality features and innovative floor plans in Founders Pointe.
Over 200 families have chosen to move to Founders Pointe since our Grand Opening for many reasons. Residents enjoy swimming at the lakefront pool complex, jogging along one of our asphalt trails, or kayaking from our Observation Pier which overlooks Batten Bay and the James River.
Visit to find out more about the central … (2 comments)

new homes suffolk: Residents Enjoy Summer Fun at The Riverfront at Harbour View - 07/11/15 07:04 AM
Summer is in full swing here and there is nothing like spending it at The Riverfront Swim Club located in The Riverfront at Harbour View community in Suffolk, VA. There’s fun for all ages, including the East West Barracudas’ Swim Team, KiDZ ZoNeS, Dive-In Movie Nights, Cheers, Poolside Bingo, Late Night Lakeside (at the infinity edge pool), Teen Time and so much more. Here are the Swim Club Summer 2015 brochure and our Summer Camp brochure. Check out the active summer our club members are enjoying… so much fun to be had by the whole family!
The Riverfront at Harbour View is a waterfront, golf … (0 comments)

new homes suffolk: The Riverfront Residents' Club Offers Residents an Active Summer - 06/11/15 10:33 AM

Summer is in full swing here and there is nothing like spending it at The Riverfront Swim Club. There's fun for all ages, including the East West Barracudas' Swim Team, KiDZ ZoNeS, Dive-In Movie Nights, Cheers, Poolside Bingo, Late Night Lakeside (at the infinity edge pool), Teen Time and so much more. Here are the Swim Club Summer 2015 brochure and our Summer Camp brochure. We hope to see you out there... so much fun to be had by the whole family!
A Residents’ Club with resort-style amenities and an exciting year around calendar of events and activities.  Click Here to view a sampling of events and fun resident’s club photos! Challenging … (0 comments)

new homes suffolk: 5 Reasons Why 200 Families Have Chosen to Call Founders Pointe Home - 05/20/15 04:32 AM
Discover Why 200 Families Have Chosen to Live in Founders Pointe Since Its Grand Opening. Now's a Great Time to Buy a New Home in this Award Winning Waterfront Community Near Smithfield 
1. Great Location -  Conveniently located in Isle of Wight County, Virginia, Founders Pointe is just 3 miles to the James River Bridge, 10 minutes to Harbour View, and 25 minutes from Downtown Norfolk. Nicely removed from the city, yet convenient to all of Tidewater, the waterfront setting offers breathtaking views across Batten Bay and the James River.
2. High Architectural Standards - Our residents appreciate the higher quality of construction and the choices available from … (1 comments)

new homes suffolk: Neighborhood Closeup- FOUNDERS POINTE in Isle of Wight County, VA - 03/14/15 08:24 AM
The quiet enclave is situated on 325 acres in Isle of Wight County. 
By Sandra J. Pennecke Virginian Pilot Correspondent 
All roads lead to the residents' clubhouse in Founders Pointe, which further drives home the point that this Carrollton neighborhood focuses on resort-style living.
That's precisely what Chrissy Erpelding liked best about Founders Pointe when she and her husband, Matt , discovered one of the builders in the community and then the community itself online.
Originally from Dallas, Texas, Chrissy Erpelding said communities like Founders Pointe – with resort-style amenities – are commonplace.
“This was one of … (0 comments)

new homes suffolk: Discover Resort Style Amenities - Founders Pointe Waterfront Community - 02/24/15 05:13 AM
Founders Pointe Residents' Club and Lakefront Pool Complex

Overlooking the Batten Bay, with creeks and tributaries flowing to the James River, there’s never a shortage of breathtaking vistas and outdoor activities at Founders Pointe, a waterfront community in Isle of Wight County near Smithfield, Virginia. Residents enjoy resort-style amenities including a community clubhouse with a lakefront swimming pool, a children’s playground, leisure trails for walking and biking, an Observation Pier that overlooks the Hampton roads and Batten Bay, and more. Even socializing with your neighbors is made effortless at Founders Pointe, with a year-round calendar of social events planned by the Residents’ … (0 comments)

new homes suffolk: Craftsman Cottage home in Founders Pointe by SASSER CONSTRUCTION - 02/23/15 01:08 PM
New Craftsman Cottage Home by SASSER CONSTRUCTION offers many quality appointments and outside living space (front and back porches) in Founders Pointe for $434,900.

Relax and enjoy living in this brand new home at 89 Alexandria Way in Founders Pointe, a waterfront community located in the Carrollton area of Isle of Wight County, near Smithfield, Virginia.

Discover 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, hardwood floors in the Kitchen, Breakfast Room, Family Room, Foyer, and Dining Room. Other special features include a large master suite with sitting room, a second floor media room, first floor bedroom and bath, 9' ceilings on the … (0 comments)

new homes suffolk: New Founders Pointe Victorian Cottage by Sasser Construction $449,900 - 02/20/15 12:06 PM
Coastal Victorian Cottage Offers Luxury and Value in Founders Pointe

Welcome to 87 Alexandria Way, Carrollton, VA, a new home built by Sasser Construction. Currently listed for sale for $449,900 with East West Realty in the Founders Pointe waterfront community near the town of Smithfield. Located just 10 minutes to the Peninsual, 10 minutes to the Harbour View area of Suffolk, and 25 minutes from Downtown Norfolk.
This Coastal Victorian style home features a large center island, granite counter tops, extra custom cabinetry with wine frig, built-in bookshelves in Family Room, & large covered back porch. Other special features include a … (2 comments)

new homes suffolk: Sasser Construction Receives Best Customer Service Award - 02/12/15 04:04 AM
Sasser Construction Receives Best Of Houzz 2015 Award
Over 25 Million Monthly Unique Users Rated Top-Rated Home Building, 
Remodeling and Design Professionals in the United States and Around the World
Portsmouth, VA, February, 2015 – Sasser Construction LC of Portsmouth has been awarded “Best Of Houzz” for Customer Satisfaction by Houzz, the leading platform for home remodeling and design. The Sasser Team was chosen by the more than 25 million monthly unique users that comprise the Houzz community from among more than 500,000 active home building, remodeling and design industry professionals.
The Best Of Houzz award is given in two categories: … (2 comments)

new homes suffolk: Minutes Away, Worlds Apart at FOUNDERS POINTE near SMITHFIELD, VA - 02/03/15 04:02 AM
Savor The Beauty of Nature: Discover the Best in Waterfront Living at Founders Pointe located in the Carrollton area of Isle of Wight County, Virginia. Nicely removed from the city and yet convenient to all cities in the Hamtpon Roads area. Founders Pointe is only 10 minutes to the Peninsula, 10 minutes to the Harbour View area of Suffolk, and 25 minutes to Downtown Norfolk.
Rediscover a small town atmosphere at Founders Pointe where residents enjoy nature walks and breathtaking sunrises from whole new perspective. The community’s winding trails lead to the perfect spot to take in these spectacular views, the 844′ pier … (0 comments)

new homes suffolk: Founders Pointe- Make the Place You Live, the Place You Love - 01/25/15 05:12 AM
Looking for your next house plan to build? Take a look at the new homes at Founders Pointe, near Smithfield, Virginia. 
Are you happy with your current house plan? Has your lifestyle changed in the last five or ten years? Have you been waiting for the right time to build your dream home? Now is the best time in over a decade to build a new home. The interest rates for home mortgages are at historic lows (around 4%), prices have been adjusted for new construction and lot prices are at their best values in a long time. With the increasing pent up demand, … (0 comments)

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