Boone Homes is proud to announce the installation of David Owen as the new president of the Home Builders Association of Richmond (HBAR). David comes to the Home Builders Association with a rich history of innovation, dedication, and service to the industry.
Santa Claus is buying a new home in Richmond VA. Of all the wonderful choices available, he looked at many luxury homes in Richmond before choosing the Boone Homes neighborhood of Coach Homes of Kinloch. I can just picture Santa sitting in his beautiful new study, feet propped up on the desk eating cookies and looking over his list – checking it twice. With the spaciousness of a Boone Home, there is plenty of room for the elves, and Mrs. Clause is divinely happy in her new state of the art kitchen. The no maintenance community means that Santa won’t even have to shovel the driveway to get the sled out for Christmas Eve. Now that thought really makes Santa smile, living at the North Pole has made Santa really appreciate No Maintenance Living. The elves appreciate it too — you don’t think Santa shoveled the drive alone do you?
Rain does not make a very good day for a play date. Slides are wet, swings are wet, not to mention all that mud. Hiding in a pavilion waiting for the rain to pass is no fun at all. What if there was another solution?
I was so excited when I went in a store at the mall with my teen-age daughter a few days ago, and saw the clothing from the 80’s was back in style. Isn’t it amazing how styles change, and people scramble to make sure they are keeping up. Imagine the whole “Miami Vice” look coming back — brings a little tear to your eye doesn’t it? While leg warmers, parachute pants, and other great things may be back in style for a little while, some things like a little black dress or a strand of pearls are timeless and never go out of style. It is the same with new luxury homes in Richmond by Boone Homes, our homes are built to be timeless. Our styles and designs are created to look as good in 10, 20 or even 30 years as they do now. That is an important thing to consider when making an investment in a home. Whether you plan to stay in your new home forever, or re-sell in ten years, it is important that it stay in “style”.
Happy Thanksgiving Richmond! (and everyone else) Do you have big plans this year? Hmm.. something like eating until your stretchy pants are tight? Ha Ha … I think everyone has that same plan. Well, just in case you decide to get out and enjoy the weekend, we at Boone Homes, thought you might want to know about a couple of exciting events happening around town this weekend.
One of the most beautiful times of the year is fall. While the heat of the summer melds into the history books with the pint sized Jedi and pixies of Halloween, the crisp clean air of fall evokes traditions. Traditions that have been in incubation all year hatch in the kitchen surrounded by miniature sugar elves covered in powder sugar and dotted with multi-colored sprinkles. What a great time for nut covered candied apples, laced top apple pie and sugar cookies angels adorned with frosting. The kitchen certainly does enhance the memories of a well-executed tradition.
Everyone needs a safe resting place to hide from snow, rain and heat. The need for shelter is one of the most basic needs of humanity. But what about a place where family can trade care, stress, appointments, and business for a conversation immersed in comfort and privacy? Does a place like that exist? Magic does happen…I’d like to say it does for those who purchase Richmond new homes from Boone Homes.
Which do you prefer, cooking or washing dishes? I don’t really care for either one, but let’s face it, they are both have to be done, and this time of year with the holidays upon us, you will be doing a lot more of it. If you are in the market for a new home in Richmond VA, why not come see us and let us show you how we can help you can make it easy on yourself with a fabulous new kitchen in your luxury home by Boone Homes.
Too much time is spent maintaining a schedule. The schedule rolls from business appointments, conference calls, luncheons not to mention soccer practice, Cinderella’s kindergarten play, or amphibious swim meet. When is there ever just a time for me? Not enough time to decompress, sleep in, pamper…or simply hide. What if? You know, what if home was designed as a fortified castle in which to retreat, draw up the moat and disappear?
Are you looking for a new home in Richmond, Virginia ? If so why settle for just a house, when the Boone Homes neighborhood, The Villas at Grey Oaks, offers you so much more? The Villas offers luxury homes in Richmond located within the exclusive community of Grey Oaks, near Short Pump Town Center and Innsbrook. With prices starting in just the $400’s, the Villas of Grey Oaks are an excellent investment nestled among the million-dollar custom homes of Grey Oaks. The value of your home will be secure for years to come.
Ditch the mower, the rake, the shovel and the paint brush! Come live in a no maintenance neighborhood by Boone Homes where the maintenance is completed by the neighborhood. What a Great lifestyle to live! No maintenance means more time for traveling, entertaining and visiting the grand kids! Why are you waiting? Take a look at this video and you will be ready for a lifestyle change. Come and visit a Boone Homes No Maintenance Luxury Neighborhood today!!!
Ask our homeowners, and they will tell you all about their new home in Richmond. They will tell you about their custom home with its quality construction, the architectural details, the incredible floor plan, and of course the beauty of their new home. But ask them what really made the difference when shopping for new homes in Richmond. What made the experience of buying a new home easy and enjoyable for them, and they will tell you that it was the people at Boone Homes who really made the difference. It is the people behind the name that has made Boone Homes one of the best home builders in Richmond, Virginia.
When you are out driving around looking for Roanoke new homes, you might be completely surprised by a totally different style of home. It’s not the typical Colonials you expect to see in neighborhoods like Hampshire, The Groves or Roselawn Homes at Stone Manor. The style is Arts & Crafts, also known as Craftsman. It originated in the late 1800’s to show that simplicity could be just as beautiful as ornate, and it is not limited to just architecture but also encompasses interior design. The style has evolved over the years in different regions of the country. Boone Homes has made a commitment to not only offer Arts & Crafts style on the exterior, but to carry the style throughout the home.
Living in Roanoke is not always stress free, but being able to pause and look at the serenity of the mountains can bring a moment of peace to an otherwise hectic day. One of my favorite things about Boone Homes’ low and no maintenance new home community, the Coach Homes of Southwood is that it is built in one of the most beautiful locations in Roanoke, so you can enjoy the breathtaking surroundings. The beautiful and elegant interior features luxury one floor living with beautiful hardwood floors, a designer kitchen with granite countertops, speedcook technology, and an open floorplan that extends the kitchen into a breakfast area and spacious family room, you will love all that this home has to offer. This home shows attention to detail from the beautiful windows that showcase the home, to the columns that add sophistication to the dining room. This home is elegance personified.
Trick or Treat! Halloween is upon us, the night for all the ghosts and goblins to trek around trying to get all the candy their little hands can carry. Richmond new homes builder Boone Homes wishes everyone a safe and happy Halloween, and remind you that there is no better place than Richmond,VA for New Home Owners to enjoy Halloween. From staying at home watching scary movies, to carving pumpkins and visiting local “thrilling” attractions, we are sure this Halloween you will have the “spookiest” time of your life.
If you are looking for a new home in Roanoke, Virginia, I am sure by now you have heard of Boone Homes. Boone Homes has been a quality builder in Roanoke for over 25 years. With that experience comes the knowledge of what people want in a new home. One of the first features many home owners look at is the quality of the kitchen. Boone Homes award-winning kitchens continue to be some of the best kitchens in new homes built in Roanoke year after year.
The time has come for Boone Homes to move. Our new home estate model has been sold and construction has begun on the new model. Those seeking luxury Richmond new homes will be able to visit our new model home in our newest neighborhood of Tarrington on the James where the home sites are larger than in the previous neighborhoods. Not only are the home sites larger, but a good portion of the sites back up to acres of natural preserve providing posh privacy.
You probably already know that Green Building saves you money on energy bills, but did you know that there are many health benefits to living in a green home? It seems we have been bombarded by the media with the term “Green Building,” but few of us know what it actually means. We are going to explore the meaning of green building, as well as the benefits to homebuyers of living in green homes in a series of posts on our blog. When you start your search for an energy efficient home in Richmond or Roanoke, we hope you’ll call us!
Autumn is a beautiful time in the Roanoke Valley. The Star City is surrounded by mountains that explode with vivid colors this time of year. A drive on the Blue Ridge Parkway in the fall can be breathtaking. Owners of many Roanoke new homes, especially those living in The Groves, a Boone Homes neighborhood located in Southwest County, don’t need to get in their vehicles to appreciate the beauty. Not only do many homes in The Groves back up to the Blue Ridge Parkway, but the neighborhood features walking trails overlooking the Parkway. Imagine taking a walk with your family on a crisp fall day and taking in the beauty that surrounds your new Boone home. To me that seems like a perfect relaxing weekend afternoon and you would not even have to leave your neighborhood.