Posts Tagged ‘custom home builders in st johns county’

Dreambuilder 16 Open House this weekend

Monday, August 5th, 2013

DB16 Color RenderingPlease join us to tour our latest custom home, nearly complete!

Saturday, August 10, 10 AM – noon

212 39th Ave S, Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250

Because the neighborhood is new, it sometimes doesn’t come up on mapping software, so here are the directions:
1)  Take JTB east to 3rd St north
2)  Turn R onto 37th Ave S
3)  Turn R onto Ponte Vedra Blvd
4)  Take 2nd R onto Ponce de Leon
5)  Turn R onto 2nd St
6)  Turn L onto 39th Ave S — house is second on the left

 

We hope to see you there!

 

30-year mortgage rate at 2-year high: 4.46%

Friday, June 28th, 2013

by Marcy Gordon, Associated Press

WASHINGTON – June 27, 2013 – Average U.S. rates on fixed mortgages surged this week to their highest levels in two years, and the rate on the 30-year loan jumped by the most in 26 years.

The increase is evidence that the Federal Reserve’s comments about possibly reducing its bond purchases are already affecting consumers.

Mortgage buyer Freddie Mac said Thursday that the average on the 30-year loan jumped to 4.46 percent. That’s up from 3.93 percent last week and is the highest since July 2011. The increase was also the biggest since April 1987.

The rate on the 15-year mortgage rose to 3.50 percent from 3.04 percent last week. That’s the highest since August 2011. (more…)

Custom home Dreambuilder 18 is complete

Friday, May 31st, 2013
Dreambuilder 18

Dreambuilder 18

Dreambuilder Custom Homes is pleased to announce the recent completion of Dreambuilder 18, our new custom home located in prestigious Pablo Creek Reserve, a gated community in the Intracoastal West area of Jacksonville.  Custom designed from scratch for David and Lindsay Rosas, Dreambuilder 18 is an authentic farmhouse modernized for today’s family.

When the Rosas first approached Dreambuilder, they were interested in a more Mediterranean-styled home.  Upon driving through the community, however, we noticed a large number of existing Mediterranean homes and a fewer number of homes in other styles.  Working with the Rosas, we came to the farmhouse style as one that would drive the lifestyle the Rosas were looking for:  beauty, casual living, earthy finishes and the feeling of ‘hearth and home’, while providing space for their growing family as well as lifestyle activities the Rosas enjoy. (more…)

See the latest progress on Dreambuilder 16

Monday, May 13th, 2013

IMG_1328We are very excited with the progress of our latest project, Dreambuilder 16!  Located in Avalon, just two blocks from the ocean, we’re creating a retirement retreat for the Cromer family.  The swimming pool is underway, siding is going on the exterior and drywall is loaded and ready to go on the interior.

See all of the progress on our Facebook page.

Houzz: 8 Little Touches That Make a Big Difference

Friday, May 10th, 2013

We came across this article on Houzz and are happy to report that six of these eight items are already included in every Dreambuilder home, with the other two available should the homeowner desire.  You can rest assured that when you design and build with Dreambuilder, you are getting a team that is up-to-date on the latest design trends that not only look great but help make your life that much easier.

Here’s the list:

1)  Undercounter soap dispenser in kitchen:  optional

2)  Soft close drawers:  standard in all kitchens and baths (along with all-wood cabinetry and dovetail drawer construction)

3)  Large kitchen drawers:  standard:  we automatically include extra wide and extra deep drawers in every kitchen we design

4)  Undercabinet lighting:  standard

5)  Dimmer switches:  included wherever the homeowner desires

6)  Garage keypad:  standard

7)  Motion-activated porch light:  included wherever the homeowner desires

8)  Automatic drip system (for irrigation):  optional

 

You can read the entire article here.