custom homes in lubbock: Vintage Township - Traditional Neighborhood in Lubbock Texas - 50 Percent Sold Out - 07/22/09 03:11 PM
Vintage Township is on the Grow. Phase II is 50% sold out!
Going.....going.... almost gone!  You'll have to act now if you don't want to miss out on the opportunity of a lifetime and a lifestyle.  Vintage Township recently opened Phase II development is already 50% sold out.
To what does Vintage Township owe it success? According to a recent study by RCLCO, one of the country's largest independent real estate advisory firms, most of today's buyers are looking for neighborhoods with great schools, close proximity to shopping and work and they want to live in areas that have a strong … (0 comments)

custom homes in lubbock: Vintage Township Celebrates Independence Day with a Kids’ Parades, Cool Water Activities, Food, Fun and More - 06/25/09 12:28 AM

You won’t want to miss the 4th of July celebration and activities at Vintage Township.  But mark your calendars…….the fun begins on July 3rd with the best-ever parade of Vintage Township’s kids on their decked-out and decorated bikes and wagons and homemade floats.  Then grab your beach towel and prepare to get wet at Founders Park’ water wonderland where you’ll find water slides, water balloons and maybe a “water war” or two.
But that’s not all.  You can rock climb, listen to live entertainment and indulge your palate with lots of delicious food.  And to top the day off, you’ll meet Vintage Park’s … (0 comments)

custom homes in lubbock: Summertime is a Great Time to Move - 06/24/09 09:55 AM
We have been hearing a lot about why now is a good time to buy a home – especially if you’re a first time homebuyer.
$8,000 tax rebate for homes purchased and closed by November 30, 2009 Reduced sales prices and great incentives Low, low, low interest rates Each of these reasons individually provides a great incentive to act. However, put them all together and you have a Grand Slam of a reason to get off the bench and start looking for your new home.
However, there are other considerations why now – this summer – is a great time to … (0 comments)

custom homes in lubbock: Vintage Township featured in the West Texas Home Builders Association 2009 Parade of Homes - 06/04/09 11:24 AM
The West Texas Home Builders Association has selected Vintage Township, a Traditional Neighborhood development, as one of its featured 2009 Parade of Homes sites.  
The traditional architecture of the homes in Vintage Township creates distinctive and beautiful streets. Architectural styles include Louisiana French, Greek, Gothic, Colonial, Craftsman, Victorian and other unique styles.
During the 2009 Parade of Homes, Vintage Township will be displaying their full range of home choices from  quaint two-bedroom bungalows to three-bedroom cottages (which are perfect for young families or down-sizing empty nesters) to the larger four-bedroom homes featuring all the bells and whistles (and perfect for the growing family). 
Also debuting at the 2009 Parade of Homes … (0 comments)

custom homes in lubbock: Lubbock, Texas Experiences Job Growth in 2008-2009 - 05/28/09 01:57 PM

At a time when we read about growing unemployment nationwide, Lubbock, Texas has one of the lowest unemployment rates in the State and, according to the “Monthly Review of Texas Economy”, a study by Texas A&M University’s Real Estate Research Center, Lubbock is actually seeing job growth in several areas. According to the study, Lubbock’s unemployment rate is 4.4% – way below the national unemployment average.
Lubbock, Texas, is home to 5 world-class higher education institutions (including Texas Tech) and the Research Park – the 5th largest Research and Development Park in the US.  In addition Lubbock is a hub for health … (0 comments)

custom homes in lubbock: Three Great Reasons Why It’s a Great Time to Buy a New Home - 05/01/09 04:40 AM
We all know that it's a Buyer's Market right now.  If you are financially stable and plan to stay in a home for a few years, then the time couldn't be better to begin your search for new homes in Lubbock, Texas!
Here are the top three reasons why you should start seriously looking for your new home and CLOSE on it before the end of the year.
1. Homes are affordable.According to the National Association of Realtors' housing affordability index (a measure of the relationship between home prices, interest rates and household income), homes are more affordable now than since … (0 comments)

custom homes in lubbock: Lubbock Homes with Park Views in Vintage Township – Limited Few Available - 04/28/09 03:17 AM
Vintage Township in Lubbock, Texas is now offering home lots for the construction of new homes with amazing views of our newest park.  This very special opportunity is rare in Vintage.
Vintage Township is building East Commons Park, part of a new, and beautiful, boulevard located near the Town Hall community center and Market Hall (with the Corner Market deli and coffee shop inside!). 
Gracing East Commons Park on either side are soon to be two streets and a stately grouping of traditional-styled homes with four-foot-high front porches and both a large first floor and second floor porch across the front … (0 comments)

custom homes in lubbock: Vintage on The Grow - 03/16/09 11:25 AM
Vintage on the Grow
The Township defies national trends
Vintage is growing into a township.  In September the traditional neighborhood broke ground on its second phase of development.  This ground breaking was different from its first.  Rather than a developer announcing plans to the media as was the case in the first ground breaking; this ground breaking was announced by a resident of the growing community and attended by a crowd of vintage residents.  It was held at 10:00 AM on a school day, yet the event was full of children.  The entire Vintage community turned out. 
The excitement centered on … (0 comments)

custom homes in lubbock: New Corner Market in Vintage Township - 03/16/09 09:22 AM
Join us for Coffee at the New Corner Market in Vintage Township.
As new home sales dropped in communities around the country, Vintage Township in Lubbock, Texas continues to grow.  Vintage Township owes it success to its new urbanist roots.  Vintage Township is a planned community development that offers more than a home - it's a special place where neighbors know each other, where walking to an outdoor farmer's market or a corner store is a pleasant activity that's only a short walk from your house or where weekend events and activities make learning-and living better-a lot more fun.  You can … (0 comments)

custom homes in lubbock: First Time Home Buyers Opportunity - 01/05/09 05:22 AM
Opportunity of a Lifetime for First-Time Buyers in Lubbock, TX
Interest rates are incredibly low.  Homes are priced to sell.  Now, more than any time in the last decade, it's a great time to buy a new home in Lubbock, TX.  For first-time buyers, the reason to buy a home in the next 7 months is even better thanks to the Federal Tax Credit for First Time Home Buyers.
For aspiring first time home owners who find their goal stubbornly elusive, legislation enacted earlier this year provide a tax credit of as much as $7,500 for first-time home buyers might … (0 comments)

custom homes in lubbock: Going Green for the Holidays in Lubbock, Texas - 12/01/08 08:50 AM
There are numerous ways you can have an effect on this season's environmental impact right in Lubbock, Texas. Basic goals in environmentally-friendly shopping can include buying locally-produced and grown food, purchasing locally created gifts and reducing consumption while recycling as much as possible.   Here are a few "green" suggestions for this holiday season:
Buy locally grown and produced food for your holiday meals. Texas produces many fruits and vegetables year-round which are available at farmers markets and some grocers. Check packaging to see where the item was grown or produced. Support your local artisans and buy local arts and crafts as … (0 comments)

custom homes in lubbock: Snowing soon in Lubbocks’ Vintage Township - 11/19/08 06:20 AM
Vintage Township is celebrating the Holiday Season in a big way and you are invited!   
Vintage Township's Winter Wonderland begins December 5th and continues every Friday and Saturday evening through December 20th.
The first annual Vintage Christmas Home Tour is December 13th from 2 - 5 pm.
Join in a Winter Wonderland's holiday spirit at Vintage Township's Founder's Park.  Enjoy the beautiful decorations and Christmas scenes through out the park, take a ride on a "pony-drawn" carriage, sing Christmas Carols and, yes, enjoy a stroll in the snow!  Snow is guaranteed to fall every 20 minutes!  
Santa will also … (0 comments)

custom homes in lubbock: Moving to Your New Home in Lubbock Texas Checklist - 11/17/08 03:04 AM
Whether you're moving across town or across the country, moving is a big job.  Planning and organization can make your move easier.  Here are a few tips to help get your life and your possessions ready for an exciting new chapter in your life.
Getting Ready for the Move
Make lists of things to do and things you'll need. If you're using a moving company, call early to get quotes and secure a moving date. Stop by your local Post Office or go online to www.USPS.com to fill out a change of address.  Do this a few weeks prior to your … (0 comments)

custom homes in lubbock: Lubbock, Texas, names one of top 20 cities to “ride out recession” - 10/22/08 03:42 AM
The decision to buy or build a new home is a momentous occasion at any stage of an individual's or family's life.  Although price, size and floor plan of a home are important considerations, location has historically and continues to be the driving factor.  
Location begins with the big picture - state and city AND then narrows to zip code and part of town.  Final decisions are often based on lifestyle and/or life stage considerations such as schools, proximity to work or family, amenities and type of community. 
Master planned community developments like Vintage Township offers something for families of all … (0 comments)

custom homes in lubbock: The National Association of Realtors® Discovers Investment Opportunities in Communities Like Vintage Township - 10/01/08 02:51 PM
September 17, 2008
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Susie Stell                                               Vintage Township, Vintage Institute Director                                     (806)771-1117 office(806) 438-6614 mobile                                                                                                                        www.VintageTownship.com
The National Association of Realtors® Discovers Investment Opportunities in Communities Like Vintage Township
Peter Katz is the Founding Executive Director of the Congress for the New Urbanism and author of The New Urbanism: Toward the Architecture in which he predicted the rise in New Urbanism about 10 years ago.
In the article titled "Investing in New Urban Communities: It's Money in the Bag...If Done Right", The National Association of Realtors® reports on the value and financial gains on buying … (0 comments)

custom homes in lubbock: Porch Living is the right kind of living for Vintage Township - 09/02/08 04:15 AM
In many of Vintage Township's home styles and pre-constructed homes, a porch is a special feature that brings a lot of added value to a home. In this new traditional community in Lubbock, Texas, porches are intended to encourage interaction among families and fellow residents. Most of the community members take full advantage of their porches and love to be outside in the fresh air, and in the company of others.
Most of the things you can do in your home, you can also do outside on your porch. Being experts on porch living, some of Vintage Township's residents have listed … (0 comments)

 

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