waterfront communities hampton roads: Sasser Construction Continues to Excel in the Southern Living Custom Builder Program After 28 Years - 05/03/21 12:50 PM
Sasser Construction's Hemlock Falls House Plan
In 1993, Sasser Construction participated in the East West Partner's Parade of Homes in Gatling Pointe South. Sasser built the Druid Hill's Manor Home- a house plan designed by Stephen Fuller, Inc., a Southern Living home designer for over three decades. Lil Petrusnek, the Southern Living House Plans magazine editor at the time, recommended to Eric Sasser that they become part of their Southern Living Custom Home Builder Program, and Sasser Construction has been a member ever since. Part of the requirements of being in this exclusive group is not only the ability to build a … (0 comments)

waterfront communities hampton roads: Looking for a Waterfront Home with a Deep Water Boat Slip? - 01/03/21 07:17 AM

20620 Creekside Drive in Gatling Pointe South, Smithfield, Virginia
Check out this Virtual Tour of this one-of-a-kind home-
If you’ve always wanted to live near the water, this stunning waterfront home in Gatling Pointe South may be the home you’ve always dreamed of. 20620 Creekside Drive offers main floor living, a private waterfront lot, and direct access to deep water on Jones Creek which empties into the James River.
This one-of-a-kind property features a 5,700 square foot custom built home on a 1.1 acre higly elevated lot with a boat house, two boat lifts, and spectacular views of Jones Creek. Many superior appointments include Juniper, Cypress, and … (3 comments)

waterfront communities hampton roads: Virtual Tour of Sasser Construction's New Model in Founders Pointe - 02/12/20 03:49 AM
New Sasser Construction Model Showcases Luxury, Comfort, and Main Floor Living
Sasser Construction’s new Craftsman Cottage home in Founders Pointe  
Sasser Construction recently completed their newest model in Founders Pointe and a new homeowner has already moved in. Never fear, Sasser is building the same floor plan on Lot 191 Colonial Way for sale, with the start of construction beginning this month. The Craftsman Cottage style home at 105 Colonial Way will feature a first floor master suite, a first floor study, a Gourmet Kitchen that opens to the large Family Room and the Dining Room. The coffered ceiling, custom wainscoting, … (0 comments)

waterfront communities hampton roads: Only Two Waterfront Lots Remain at The Riverfront at Harbour View - 01/07/20 03:49 PM

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 before it’s too late. Hundreds of families have made the choice to build a custom home in this waterfront, golf course community, but only two riverfront homesite remains for sale.  Overlooking the Nansemond and James Rivers, The Riverfront features lavish year-round amenities – two pools, an 18-hole championship golf course, two clubhouses, an amphitheater, parks, playgrounds, miles of walking / biking trails to name a few. And – this distinctive waterfront neighborhood has the … (1 comments)

waterfront communities hampton roads: Haven't You Always Wanted to Live on the Water? - 11/25/19 04:15 AM

Founders Pointe is a waterfront community located in the Carrollton area of Isle of Wight County, located just ten minutes from Smithfield. Of the thirty-five homesites remaining (out of the 319 total), only 4 waterfront lots overlooking Batten Bay remain for sale in this award winning custom home community developed by East West Partners. There are also a handful of estate-sized lots (one to two acres) bordering Carter's Creek and the marsh on the northwestern border of Founders Pointe.
Now's a great time to visit our Sales & Information Center model which is open 7 days a week. As the fall season has … (1 comments)

waterfront communities hampton roads: East West Realty Sells Gatling Pointe - 08/28/19 04:37 AM
Thinking about buying or selling a new home in the Smithfield area? Consider East West Realty for your real estate needs. Mark Edwards and Theresa Williams specialize in selling homes in planned communities developed by East West Partners of Virginia. Gatling Pointe, Founders Pointe, and The Riverfront at Harbour View are three communities that East West Realty maintains the websites and focuses their efforts on. Relocating buyers interested in finding a waterfront community resort style amenities are more aware of available homes in Gatling Pointe and the exposure for resale homeowners in Gatling Pointe is maximized.
East West Realty recently helped two homeowners in Gatling … (0 comments)

waterfront communities hampton roads: Were You Meant to Live by the Water? Now You Can in Gatling Pointe - 04/28/19 04:03 AM

Discover the best in waterfront living in Gatling Pointe, a waterfront community with a neighborhood yacht club & marina with resort style amenities located adjacent to the town of Smithfield, Virginia. 110 James Landing Court North offers a truly unique opportunity to own an impressive Transitional style home and be near the waterfront. Walk to your boat from this highly elevated cul-de-sac lot which also offers distant views of the James and Pagan Rivers. Currently listed with East West Realty for only $459,900, you can enjoy waterfront living right outside your back door!
110 James Landing Court North, Smithfield, Virginia- $459,900
Four or five bedroom home offers approximately 3,200 … (1 comments)

waterfront communities hampton roads: New Ranch Model Open House This Weekend at Founders Pointe - 09/15/17 01:38 PM
1205 FOUNDERS POINTE TRAIL, Carrollton, Virginia
Brand new ranch style home by  ORE BUILDERS
• Located in award winning waterfront community, Founders Pointe, twice selected "Community of the Year" by the Peninsula Housing Builders Association
• Craftsman Cottage first floor living style home, hardiplank exterior, vinyl wrapped trim
• Engineered wood floors cover the main floor areas, ceramic tile bathrooms, custom trim details
• Large kitchen island, gas range, granite countertops, stainless steel appliances including the  refrigerator, and security system
• 2619 square feet of living space includes the 4th bedroom over the garage and the fifth, flex room on the second floor and the third bath.

waterfront communities hampton roads: Don't Fear the Building Process - 6 Tips to Building a New Home Today - 09/08/17 05:01 AM
Six Planning Tips to Avoid a New Homes Construction Nightmare 
Have you ever heard your clients comment that they are weary of building a new home because they’ve heard horror stories about what happened to a friend who built many years ago? Building a new home may be exactly what your buyer wants  and needs to achieve their dream home.Knowing how to guide them through the process can help make the building process a smooth experience. Here are six tips on overcoming the fear of building a new home: 
Be sure to select a highly reputable builder that has a proven track record … (3 comments)

waterfront communities hampton roads: Birdsong Builders' New Waterfront Model in Founders Pointe - 08/05/17 11:56 AM

 106 Settler's Ridge in Founders Pointe 
This stunning new waterfront homein Founders Pointe overlooks Batten Bay and the James River and was designed by Frank Betz Associates, Inc specifically for this unique property. Discover the ultimate in privacy, and enjoy long distant views across the marsh and the water.
• Features a first floor master suite and a second multi-generational suite also on the main floor.
• 5 Bedrooms, 5.5 bathrooms, two family entertaiment rooms, 3 car garage
• Interior layout perfect for views of the water, two back porches enhances the outdoor living space.
• Open living, kitchen, and breakfast spaces open up to a covered … (1 comments)

waterfront communities hampton roads: 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)

waterfront communities hampton roads: Love Where You Live- Founders Pointe Residents' Club Makes It Easy - 01/06/16 09:51 PM
First-Class Fun, a Differential Advantage
Back in 1973, when the visionary founders of East West Communities blazed the trail for resort-style residential neighborhood design, they’d challenged the status quo: Why not build first-class vacation-type amenities, such as luxurious pools, water parks, golf courses, club houses, waterfront amphitheaters and nature trails, to enrich the everyday experience for individuals and growing families right at home? Why not provide opportunities for neighbors to build relationships through a diverse array of shared interests ranging from peaceful reflection to sports and physical activity to playtime and celebratory parties throughout the year?
What a concept. But the inanimate … (0 comments)

waterfront communities hampton roads: Visit Founders Pointe This Weekend, Tour 3 Furnished Model Homes - 08/28/15 05:42 AM
Relocating to the Hampton Roads area of Virginia? Check out our Furnished Model Homes This Weekend in Founders Pointe! Located just 10 minutes to historic Smithfield, andonly 10 minutes to I-664 (Harbour View) and the Peninsula. Discover Quality Custom Homes and Resort Style Amenites in this Award Winning Waterfront Community.
Founders Pointe is located on Batten Bay, along the shores of the James River. Residents enjoy three miles of trails and walkways, including a community pier which offers panoramic views and access to the water. The Founders Pointe Residents' Club also offers a resort style swimming pool with a 112' water slide, … (0 comments)

waterfront communities hampton roads: What Factors Influence Today's Home Buying Decision the Most? - 08/10/15 01:40 AM
What are the Most Important Factors Influencing Home Buying Decisions Today?
The National Association of Homebuilders often uses the American Housing Survey to provide insight into who is buying homes and the factors that go into their home buying process. A recent NAHB article reveals interesting buyer preferences from the latest AHS survey which studies approximately 13.7 million households of that bought a home in the 24 months prior to the survey. The top four reasons for choosing a home were its size, the room layout/design, the neighborhood, and the home's price.
The neighborhood a home is located in definitely plays a major factor in their home … (0 comments)

waterfront communities hampton roads: Can't Find the Right Home? See our New Homes Today in Founders Pointe - 07/14/15 05:06 AM

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 www.founderspointe.com to find out more about the central … (2 comments)

waterfront communities hampton roads: Residents Enjoy Summer Fun at The Riverfront at Harbour View - 07/11/15 12:04 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)

waterfront communities hampton roads: Residents Enjoy Vacation Living Year Round at The Riverfront - 02/10/15 03:31 AM
Most days, Pat and Mike Moore find themselves immersed in the resort life: leisurely bike rides around the lakes, 18 holes on a sprawling championship golf course and evening strolls to a waterfront park, where sunsets kiss the Nansemond River. They gather with neighbors for cookouts, parties, tournaments and fitness activities and special events throughout the year. Tennis and volleyball courts tempt them, as do two pools and a clubhouse, and the nearby commercial corridor with shops, eateries and more.
Had the Moores not purchased their home in The Riverfront at Harbour View themselves, they might think they’d been lured to … (0 comments)

waterfront communities hampton roads: Founders Pointe Features Resort Style Amenities & Waterfront lots - 12/10/14 04:09 AM
Discover the best in resort style neighborhood amenities at Founders Pointe, a waterfront community in the Hampton Roads area, in Isle of Wight County near Smithfield, Virginia. Residents enjoy a lakefront Residents' Club and pool complex, playground, three miles of trails and sidewalks, and an 844' Observation Pier that overlooks Batten Bay and the James River.

Founders Pointe is located to the southeast of the James River Bridge and just west of the Monitor-Merrimac Bridge tunnel. Founders Pointe is just 10 minutes to the Peninsula, I-664, and only 25 minutes to Downtown Norfolk. It is also only 40 minutes … (0 comments)

waterfront communities hampton roads: Economists Predict a Strong Year for Housing in 2015 - 11/12/14 08:31 PM

Economists Predict a Strong Year for Housing in 2015
An improving economy, low mortgage rates, larger household formations, and pent-up demand will help increase single family home production in 2015, according to economists who participated in the NAHB Fall Construction Forecast Webinar last month. A recent article in Floor Daily highlights the reasons for this optimism and more positive news for the new home industry
The National Association of Home Builders' Chief Economist David Crowe said, "Single-family builders are feeling good. They are not overly confident, but confident enough to keep moving forward". Crowe added that the single family housing will finish … (2 comments)

waterfront communities hampton roads: Homearama People's Choice Award Winners Announced - 11/07/14 09:47 PM

People's Choice Award Winners for the 2014 HomeArama Announced
The award winners for the 2014 Homearama, the annual model home extravaganza put on by the Tidewater Builders Association, were announced yesterday. Seven fully furnished model homes were built and thousands of visitors voted for their favorite in six different categories, including for their Favorite Home in the Show.
Sasser Construction took first place in five of the six categories, including Favorite House, Favorite Kitchen, Favorite Interior Design, Favorite Outdoor Living Space, and Favorite Landscaping. Sasser also finished in second place for Favorite Master Suite. (The results are shown at the end … (2 comments)

Mark Edwards, East West Realty (East West Partners of VA, Hampton Roads, Virginia)

Mark Edwards

East West Realty

Suffolk, VA

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