edmond: The Big Impact of Tiny Homes - 09/19/18 12:19 PM
Last year, McKown Village opened the doors of 32 cottages in Norman, OK. These homes—ranging from 358 to almost 700 square feet—might seem small to some people, but to those who moved in, they’re palatial. The residents had been homeless, finding shelter where they could, often on the streets. Here at Ideal Homes, we’ve witnessed the big impact of tiny homes.
Gene McKown, our president of development, spearheaded the project for Food and Shelter, a Norman-based non-profit organization. Gene raised money along with awareness. He reached out to friends, co-workers, business people, and community members and groups. Once an auctioneer as well … (5 comments)

edmond: Our Most Loved Floor Plans #3 – The Langley - 05/10/18 12:32 PM
In this series, we’re taking a look at some of the floor plans that stand out as favorites among our homeowners.
Next up is the Langley floor plan. Flexibility, style, and layout make this a stand-out among floor plans. For starters, home buyers can choose between the Langley and the Langley 3-car garage if you need extra space for vehicles or storage. This home is often a great fit for someone looking forfour bedroom or three bedrooms plus a study.
Storage is also key in making this plan special. With a super-sized master closet, two large hall closets, a mud room, and a spacious pantry, the Langley definitely … (0 comments)

edmond: Valencia – Oklahoma City’s Most Popular Neighborhood - 04/25/18 09:53 AM
Located between N.W. 178th and Danforth Rd., between May and Penn, Valencia, has been the metro’s best-selling neighborhood for more than 10 years.
In Valencia, families can choose from Ideal’s popular Signature or luxury Infinity home floorplans, with prices beginning at $225,000.
Valencia has more than 40 acres of parks and open spaces, with ponds, sidewalks and miles of walking trails, three community playgrounds and a splash pad, as well as soccer, baseball, basketball and exercise areas.
Homes range from 1,655 to 2,888 square feet of Ideal’s efficient Energy Advantage construction. Plans include open floor plans with high ceilings and flexible living spaces. You can pick … (0 comments)

edmond: Northbrooke – Ideal’s Deer Creek Neighborhood - 04/20/18 09:05 PM
Located north of N.W. 150th on N. Rockwell, Northbrooke, one of Ideal’s newest neighborhoods, enjoys easy access to everything the metro has to offer.
Northbrooke families can choose from Ideal’s popular Classic or Camden home floorplans, with prices beginning at $150,000.
Northbrooke features ponds, sidewalks and walking trails, as well as a community playground for the kids. Homes range from 994 to 2,130 square feet of Ideal’s efficient Energy Advantage construction and include modern, open floor plans with high ceilings that still maximize wall space. You can pick your options and customize designer kitchens and baths, office spaces and hardwood floors.
Northbrooke has two completely … (0 comments)

edmond: Places to Play in Deer Creek, Oklahoma - 03/08/18 11:11 AM
Families in Ideal’s new Northbrooke neighborhood and the ever-popular Valencia, both located in the Deer Creek/Edmond area, find many places to enjoy outdoor time.
Edmond's parks are premier places for families to play. Walk on a trail, enjoy a live concert under the trees, watch a live musical performance under the stars or escape the summer heat and watch a family-friendly movie from swim your float.
With a variety of programs, events, and classes there is something for every member of your family. Browse and Register for Parks and Recreation Programs using the Rec Express website. NOTE: If this is your first time to register for … (0 comments)

edmond: Deer Creek Area Has Become Metro Business Mecca in Oklahoma - 02/27/18 08:36 AM
Homeowners in Ideal’s new Northbrook neighborhood, as well as Valencia and Castlewood Trails, enjoy close proximity to some of Oklahoma City’s largest and fastest-growing employers.  
Healthcare Corridor
With Mercy Hospital as its centerpiece, the area along Memorial Road and the Kilpatrick Turnpike, west of Lake Hefner Parkway, has attracted numerous hospitals, clinics and health services providers in the last two decades.
Mercy Hospital – With 4,500 employees and 380 beds, Mercy is one of the metro’s largest health services providers and ranks in the top 10 largest employers.
Founded by the Sisters of Mercy in 1947, the hospital moved to the “cow Pasture” in northwest Oklahoma … (0 comments)

edmond: Blue Ribbon Schools in Deer Creek, Ok - 02/14/18 09:16 AM
Children who live in in Ideal’s new Northbrook neighborhood attend Deer Creek Public Schools, one of six Oklahoma 2017 Blue Ribbon Schools. Deer Creek serves students in northwest Oklahoma City and Edmond. MAP
If you live in Northbrook, your children will attend the schools listed below. To see a map of individual school sites, CLICK HERE.
Spring Creek Elementary
Street Address: 15400 N. Rockwell, Oklahoma City, OK 73013
Phone: 405.715.9898
Deer Creek Intermediate (5th and 6th grades)
Street Address: 21175 North MacArthur, Edmond, OK 73012
Phone: 405-715-9850
Deer Creek Middle School (7th and 8th grades)
Street Address: 2601 N.W. 234th Street, Edmond, OK 73025
Phone: 405-348-4830
Deer Creek High School (9th -- … (0 comments)

edmond: Is your school district good enough? - 07/27/17 10:27 AM
The location is always an important factor when choosing where to move. For families with school-aged children, the quality of the school district can make all the difference. The ability to find a good school near your new home adds real value.
In Edmond, Oklahoma, the Deer Creek school district rankings have made this Oklahoma City suburb a sought-after address. Deer Creek’s schools score a consistently high ranking with GreatSchools.org. Deer Creek Elementary School and Deer Creek High School received a perfect “10”, based on criteria like test scores, student growth, and college readiness. The district itself earned a “9” rating from … (2 comments)

edmond: Homes make a neighborhood. Amenities create a community. - 05/25/17 02:04 PM
Every homebuilder knows that there’s more to building a community than designing and building homes that people want to live in. People choose their new home for its style, location, and “fit” with their lifestyle. Homebuilders who invest in creating communities recognize the importance of giving those homeowners and families more than a beautiful interior and exterior.
Homes make a neighborhood. Amenities create a community.
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