oklahoma: Norman Public Schools – Serving Four Ideal Homes Communities - 05/15/18 09:42 AM
Nestled in the heart of a world-class academic community, Norman Public Schools is the eighth-largest district in Oklahoma. Located near the University of Oklahoma, NPS has earned a reputation for academic excellence, robust fine arts programs, first-rate athletic teams and providing opportunities for all students to reach their full potential.
Norman Public Schools provide an exemplary education for students through consistent curriculum, innovative partnerships and rigorous professional development for educators. The district has repeatedly been recognized for academic excellence in Newsweek, the Washington Post, U.S. News & World Report and more.
Norman residents continue to support public education, serve more than 16,000 students … (0 comments)

oklahoma: Things to do in Norman, Oklahoma - 05/09/18 08:15 AM
If you live in any of Ideal’s Normancommunities – Red Canyon Ranch, Greenleaf Trails, Trail Woods or Little River Trails – you know all about the vibrant cultural life that comes from living in a university city. If you’re new to the metro area, or just considering a move, Norman is located about 20 miles south of Downtown Oklahoma City, and with about 120,000 population, Norman is Oklahoma’s third largest city.
 
Your source for all things Norman is Discover Norman, a website that guides you to hotels, attractions, restaurants, shops, events and Oklahoma Sooner sports. Be sure to check it out regularly.
 
Be sure to include these upcoming Norman Events in your … (0 comments)

oklahoma: 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)

oklahoma: 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)

oklahoma: Smart Construction in Mustang, OK - 04/03/18 07:34 AM
Our Ideal Homes customers in Mustang, Oklahoma are smart about their homebuying decisions. They tell us that making a smart decision comes down to savings, comfort and health. Ideal’s EnergyAdvantage construction ticks all those boxes.
Savings
Ideal homeowners pay significantly less than most other homeowners to live in their home.
Because of our smart EnergyAdvantage construction practices, Ideal owners now have thousands of dollars each year to spend on things like soccer shoes, school supplies, vacations or dance lessons, instead of on heating and cooling costs.
How do we do that? Because Ideal treats the entire home as a system all our homes are beautiful, efficient, … (0 comments)

oklahoma: Geothermal Saves Owners on Heating and Cooling Costs - 03/27/18 12:46 PM
Picking the right new home is about getting the most for your family. In addition to the perfect location, like Ideal’s Somer’s Pointe and Skyline Trails neighborhoods in Mustang, your new home needs to be a smart decision.
Every new home in Somers Pointe and Skyline Trails comes with a geothermal heat pump system.
Geothermal provides the lowest operating costs of any heating and cooling system in the world.
The EPA says geothermal systems are “the most energy-efficient, environmentally clean and cost-effective space conditioning systems available today.”
Geothermal technology uses a high-efficiency heat pump and sealed underground piping loops filled with water to exchange heat … (0 comments)

oklahoma: Ideal Homes’ newest neighborhood in Mustang, Oklahoma - 03/23/18 10:36 AM
 
Skyline Trails, located east of Garth Brooks, on the north side of Reno, opened in 2017 and is Ideal Homes’ newest neighborhood. Residents enjoy country living with a private feel in this community, in Oklahoma City metro’s most convenient location, only a mile south of I-40 with access to employment, entertainment and shopping via the Kilpatrick Turnpike, I-44 and I-35.
Shopping
For first-class shopping, take your family to the West End Pointe Power Center, just five minutes north of Skyline Trails on Garth Brooks. West End boasts more than 40 shopping and entertainment opportunities, where you can enjoy dinner and a movie, take … (1 comments)

oklahoma: 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)

oklahoma: 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)

oklahoma: Parks, Playgrounds and Places to Play in Mustang, OK - 02/06/18 11:51 AM
Happy kids playing on slide
Families in Ideal’s Somers Pointe and new Skyline Trails neighborhoods find plentiful places to play in Mustang. Get out and enjoy Oklahoma’s more than 200 sunny days each year at eight municipal parks, an Aquatic Center and full-service Community Center.
Mustang boasts an award-winning Parks and Recreation Department, which manages a year-round schedule of events and activities. You can see more information about and register for upcoming events by visiting HERE.
Mustang Parks
Mustang has eight fully developed parks with a variety of amenities. Click here for a complete listing: www.cityofmustang.org/parksites.
Wild Horse Park – 1201 N. Mustang Rd.This 158-acre park includes both walking … (0 comments)

oklahoma: Don’t Miss Mustang - 01/15/18 02:49 PM

Mustang is a vibrant community where a small-town quality of life is on display every day. Located at the southwest gateway to the metro Oklahoma City area, with almost 20,000 actively engaged residents and award-winning community events, there is always something to do in Mustang.
The city boasts a powerhouse Parks and Recreation Department, which hosts diverse events year-round, ranging from Summer Concerts in the Park and Flicks & Floats at the Aquatic Center, to a LEGO Club for aspiring engineers, Library reading events for all ages, Friday Night Dance Parties and a whole schedule of celebrations surrounding the end-of-year holidays.
You … (0 comments)

oklahoma: Things are looking up for ceiling design - 10/25/17 12:40 PM
A room is often defined by the color on the walls, the flooring, and the furnishings. Homeowners often ignore one other surface that could add significant design detail to the room.
The ceiling.
While ceilings used to be standard white, the ceiling design options, trends, and creativity have expanded our view of this “fifth wall”. The ceiling has become more than just the top dimension of the room.
At Ideal Homes, we’re often asked, “what’s the standard ceiling height?” The answer is 8 feet, but you can go up from there on your first floor (8-foot is still standard on the upper floors). Most … (0 comments)

oklahoma: Wildflower sprouts a new section of homes - 10/13/17 07:18 AM
The West Moore section on the southern side of Oklahoma City is a growing community. The quality of life and the close proximity to the city and all of its amenities add to the appeal.
Ideal Homes chose West Moore for our family-friendly Wildflower new home community, and it seems to have been a good decision. We’re now expanding Wildflower, adding a new section of homes that reflect the charm and energy-efficiency of our Ideal Homes here.
Available Home Designs
The new home designs range from the 954 square-foot Aster to the Foxtail, with 1,440 square feet. In between this square footage, we offer … (1 comments)

oklahoma: Why basements don’t make sense in Oklahoma homes - 10/05/17 07:32 AM
A basement can be a welcome space in a home. The downstairs room gives you storage and extra living space. In some areas of the country, a basement is also a safe place to escape a storm or retreat from the heat. But if you live in Oklahoma, a basement isn’t a viable option.
Why Not?
Tornadoes are not uncommon in Oklahoma. Between March and August of this year, 74 tornadoes hit Oklahoma. While they’re rarely devastating as the 2013 tornado, these violent wind funnels still cause damage. When a tornado strikes, the power of the storm can rip off a roof, crush … (2 comments)

 
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