Category: Roanoke

  1. The Marwick Plan Featured in Kinloch Villas

    Living in a private neighborhood where highly desirable amenities are located both inside and outside of the community may seem like a dream to some home buyers, but Boone Homes has just made it a reality. Coming soon are 33 new home sites in the growing Kinloch community that are packed with popular features. The exclusive Kinloch Villas will feature first floor owner’s suite plans that range in size from 1,800 to more than 3,000 square feet. These homes include Read More


  2. What do you really want in your new Roanoke custom home?

    If you tuned into Food Network’s “Challenge” on April 10, then you saw a Roanoke Valley rising star. The owners of Blue Collar Joe’s, a gourmet donut shop in Daleville, faced off with other donut gurus from around the country. Blue Collar Joe’s offers just about any kind of donut you can imagine including favorites in my household – bacon maple blueberry pancake and a classic chocolate and peanut turtle.  Just like Joe’s, Boone Homes is a local family owned company Read More


  3. Energy Efficient New Home Construction

    People are taking note of Boone Homes’ push to offer Roanoke energy efficient homes. Tim Garrison, VP of Sales and Marketing for Boone Homes, has been teaching classes on the topic of energy efficiency in new home construction to local real estate agents. The response has been great! Agents comment on how much they’ve learned and their colleagues are also requesting classes to be taught to their office or team. In addition to agents’ interest being peaked, a reporter from The Read More


  4. The Exciting World of Roof Trusses…No Really!

    Roof trusses are one of those things that most of us don’t think much about. We know they’re there and we trust they will support the roof over our heads, but that is usually where our thinking stops. Trusses aren’t exactly the exciting topic that things like cabinets and countertops can be for buyers of new homes in Roanoke, but that’s all about to change. Boone Homes is leading the way for Roanoke new home builders by making raised heel roof Read More


  5. Long-Term Home Ownership has Value

    These days, homeowners are choosing to stay in their Richmond maintenance free homes longer; and, not only are buyers choosing to stay in their homes longer, but they also have a positive long-term view of homeownership according to the 2010 National Association of REALTORS® Profile of Home Buyers and Sellers survey. Typical sellers live in their homes an average of eight years before choosing to move on. However, the survey reports that first-time buyers plan to keep their homes for Read More


  6. Homeowners May Save Big During Tax Time

    Like it or not, the deadline to complete your taxes is quickly approaching. For some (the early birds who finish and submit their taxes early) this is a time for joy; for others (those of you who procrastinate until the last second) it can be a time of anxiety. If the thought of doing your taxes makes you break out into cold sweats, consider this: Many homeowners save big during tax time. Owners of new homes in Roanoke are finding Read More


  7. Why is that house BLUE?!

    Driving through the Hampshire community in Roanoke you may notice a strange sight…a blue house. Don’t worry; you won’t see hot pink or fluorescent yellow homes popping up. We at Boone Homes have not lost our minds and decided to try new extreme exteriors. What you are seeing is SIS™ board, the first step towards ENERGY STAR® qualification for the home. As the leading Roanoke custom home builder we spent many hours researching the best products based on building science to Read More


  8. Roanoke’s Custom Home Builder – Boone Homes

    Are you looking for new homes in Roanoke?  Then look no further than Roanoke’s custom homebuilder Boone Homes. We have been helping people settle into the Roanoke area for more than 30 years. Our quality craftsmanship and attention to detail please even the most selective buyers. We offer a variety of neighborhoods to pick from that can meet the needs of any buyer from the new family to senior adults. Whatever your lifestyle, whatever your needs, we have a home that is Read More


  9. Things just aren’t built the way they used to be…

    Things just aren’t built the way they used to be. Have you had that thought recently as the latest gadget that you bought fell into pieces in your hands? How many toys did your children get for Christmas that are already broken? It seems when I was a child that they built toys to be indestructible, but toys just like cars and homes seem to be built with less pride and care in their craftsmanship these days. It’s sad, but it Read More


  10. Never Shovel Snow in Roanoke Again !

    After last winter’s record breaking snowfall across the state and the rare White Christmas we had this year, you must be thinking of all the snow ahead of us this winter. If you’re looking for Roanoke real estate, but don’t want the hassle of shoveling snow, then look no further than the Coach Homes of Southwood; Boone Homes’ No Maintenance Community in Roanoke. During our last snowfall in December, I drove through the Southwood community (of course after several hours Read More