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Spring Cleaning Organization

Posted by on March 22, 2017 in Blog | 0 comments

Spring has arrived and there’s no better way to celebrate than to clean, right? Maybe not, but it’s probably the best. Spring cleaning is the time of the year everyone sets aside to deep clean their home because life gets busy and it’s hard to keep up! We have tips to help you start the season right! Assign yourself tasks. Make yourself a schedule depending on how much time you want to set aside for it. Giving yourself a week? Do something like; Monday- declutter, Tuesday- dusting, Wednesday- scrubbing, and so on. Then you can spend half hour...

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New Home Construction Costs Are Rising Nationwide

Posted by on March 16, 2017 in Blog | 0 comments

With the economy recovering, the housing industry, hit severely during the recession, is beginning to make a comeback. And with the housing market recovering, new home construction demand is increasing and so are costs. It is true that costs in every industry tend to increase slightly from year to year; however, there are several factors affecting the construction industry, causing a steady average price increase. One of the main reasons is more competition for skilled construction workers.  A large chunk of the construction workforce...

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Featured Home Design – Vista Option B

Posted by on March 9, 2017 in Blog | 0 comments

2273 +/-  sq. ft.  3 bedrooms/2.5 baths The Vista is a traditional floor plan, including a master suite with two walk-in closets. There are separate living and dining rooms, and the family room has a vaulted ceiling.  There is a covered front porch and the two-car garage is included. Schedule a visit soon to speak with one of our New Home Consultants, and let’s get digging! The Vista is our model home design in Indianapolis – we invite you to tour.  3750 Cold Spring Rd., Indianapolis IN 46222 317-328-1354 Hours are...

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Interest Rates- March

Posted by on March 2, 2017 in Blog | 0 comments

Most people have heard the following phrases: “now is the time to buy” “interest rates are low, act now!” Take a look at the interest rates as provided by Wells Fargo and the National Home-Builders Association. Keep in mind that these change on a daily basis and most likely won’t be the same if you log in to check them yourself. To provide a comparison: Conforming land in October of 1990 rates were 9.91% for a 15 year loan and 10.24% for a 30 year rate. FHA Loans Today 30-Year Fixed: 4.250% – APR 4.312% 30-Year Fixed FHA: 4.250% – APR 5.291%...

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March Special

Posted by on March 1, 2017 in Blog | 0 comments

March Madness is Here, Taylor Homes Style! Choose the “Final Four Team” That is a Winner For You! Team Finishing Touches: elegant cabinet hardware, two recessed can lights, lever door handles throughout, toggle light switches throughout, level one granite kitchen counter tops, or Team Give Me Space: 100 sq. ft. of additional living space (huge value to your home appraisal), or Team Elegance: upgraded washable paint (up to 3 color choices), smooth ceilings, upgraded cabinets & two arched doorways, or Team Great Outdoors: 15×15 covered wood...

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Upcoming Home Shows!

Posted by on February 23, 2017 in Blog | 0 comments

Taylor Homes will be at these upcoming home shows in Kentucky. Owensboro Home & Garden Show March 3-5 at Owensboro Convention Center Visit us at booth #206 www.hbao.com/events/home-garden-show.php for more info. Louisville Home, Garden & Remodeling Show March 3-5 at Kentucky Exposition Center Visit us at booth #1815 www.louisvillehomeshow.com for more info. Paducah Home & Garden Show March 10-12 at the Bill & Meredith Schroeder Expo Center (formerly Paducah Expo Center) Visit us at booth #51...

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The Smart Home

Posted by on February 16, 2017 in Blog | 0 comments

We all strive to be smart and in control, do we not?  So why not have a home that is SMART and in control as well? With the new technology available out there, peace of mind is literally a touch of your phone away.  You can control multiple functions with a single key press.  This new technology is surprisingly affordable! Imagine when you are ready for bed at night your smart home system would automatically lock the front door, adjust the interior lights and set back the thermostat.  These new systems can recognize when...

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Interest Rates- February 2017

Posted by on February 9, 2017 in Blog | 0 comments

Most people have heard the following phrases: “now is the time to buy” “interest rates are low, act now!” Take a look at the interest rates as provided by Wells Fargo and the National Home-Builders Association. Keep in mind that these change on a daily basis and most likely won’t be the same if you log in to check them yourself. To provide a comparison: Conforming land in October of 1990 rates were 9.91% for a 15 year loan and 10.24% for a 30 year rate. FHA Loans Today 30-Year Fixed: 4.250% – APR 4.312% 30-Year Fixed FHA: 4.250% – APR 5.291%...

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Featured Home Design: The Nolin

Posted by on February 3, 2017 in Blog | 0 comments

Featured Home Design The Nolin Ranch Style – 1856 sq. ft. – 4 bedrooms/2.5 baths – Option A           The Nolin plan is named after beautiful Nolin River Lake, located in Edmonson, Grayson and Hart Counties, Kentucky.  The lake covers 5,800 acres, and what better place to watch the sunset over the water then the large, covered front porch of our Nolin home!  This full brick wrap home has plenty of room for guests with four bedrooms, or turn the 4th bedroom into an office or home gym.  There is a...

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February Special

Posted by on February 1, 2017 in Blog | 0 comments

Energy Smart Homes = Taylor Homes • Taylor Homes built-in energy efficiency saves you money on your utility bills. • Every Taylor home is built to Energy Smart standards and are inspected by a certified third-party professional energy specialist. • The lower the HERS index (Home Energy Rating System) the more energy efficient a home is – our average HERS rating is a low 65. That’s 35% more efficient than the standard new home and 50% more efficient than an older existing home! We are very proud of the many great letters...

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