New Construction in Pensacola Offers a Variety of Incentives

Adams Homes was featured in the November issue of Pensacola Magazine. See the full issue and more on their website by clicking Here, or read the full article below. Whether you’re looking to downsize, relocate, or purchase your first home, you’ve likely seen that the housing marketing isn’t easy, it’s competitive; tough. Spending months searching for […]

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So, You’re Thinking About Buying A New Home

Written By: Mike Laquerre Maybe you’ve been looking at the existing home market and haven’t found what you want, or you’re nervous about buying a house with “pre-existing conditions”. The idea of building a new home has started to feel like the right one for you. It’s possible this is your first home or you’re […]

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16 Kitchen Safety Tips

Help Your Family Stay Safe In The Kitchen.

Written By: GE Appliances Kitchen slips, spills, and fires can be more hazardous than you think. Take Fires: According to recent statistics from the National Fire Protection Association, cooking equipment-related fires caused 430 deaths, 5,400 injuries, and $1.4 billion in damage in just four years. Staying safe in the kitchen isn’t hard, but it does […]

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2017 Atlantic Hurricane Season Preparation Tips

Is Your New Home Prepared For The 2017 Hurricane Season?

Hurricane season has officially begun.   The 2017 Atlantic hurricane season is an event in the annual cycle of tropical cyclone formation. The season officially begins on June 1, 2017 and ends on November 30, 2017. The Calm Before the Storm: The very best time to plan for a hurricane is when there isn’t one!  Basically, know what you need to know […]

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Renting vs. Home-ownership

Written By: Mike Laquerre Renting vs. Home-ownership Decision time! Do you continue renting or do you purchase a new home? It’s no big secret that renting has its disadvantages. I mean, who wants to live with someone else toenail clippings, right? So why do people still consider leasing an option? There are all sorts of […]

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Home Design Staging tips that Sell Homes Quick

Whether you live in a buyer’s or seller’s market, putting the necessary time, money, and effort into staging your home can help reduce the time your home spends on the market, justify your asking price, and helping ensure that your home’s selling price comes as close as possible to your asking price. Curb Appeal by […]

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Six Things That Can Push Your Insurance Rates Through the Roof

Have you been struggling with your insurance premiums and do not understand why your policy is rising in costs year after year? When it comes to insurance rates, everyone wants reasonable policy costs, but sometimes property owners are causing their own rates to rise. To get the best premiums possible, doing a little bit of […]

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No Better Time…

By Mike Laquerre You’ve seen the articles, “Now is the best time to buy a new home.” Or, “There’s never been a better time to purchase a new home.” Well, I’m here to tell you once and for all, those statements are true. It really has never been, from an historical standpoint, a better time. […]

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Hurricane Preparedness

Written by: Andrea De La Cerna Hurricane season lasts from June 1st to November 30th. September is, by far, the most active month for hurricanes.  So, as we begin the month, we should take the time to review our Hurricane plans. The Calm Before the Storm The very best time to plan for a hurricane […]

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3 ways to lose a home 10 days before closing

Written By: Elizabeth Porter Imagine this: the perfect home site has been selected, a brand new beautiful home is being built for a family and and just before closing we find out they are no longer approved for their mortgage, therefore cannot close.  As a homebuilder, this is one of the toughest situations we deal […]

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Home Buying Lingo For First-Time Home Buyers

So you have decided to purchase your first home, congrats!  Buying a home is a major accomplishment that shouldn’t be taken lightly.  Beforehand, we suggest that you familiarize yourself with these key home buying terms. Fixed-rate mortgage: If you have a fixed-rate mortgage, this means that your mortgage has a fixed interest rate for the […]

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Winter Selling Season: Why homebuying has never been better

By: Elizabeth Porter Why now is the best time to buy a new home If you have been contemplating buying a new home, your timing couldn’t be better.  As the fourth quarter arrives, our construction teams are full-steam ahead completing all the homes possible before the end of the year and our sales team is […]

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5 Tips To Save For Your Home Down Payment

Yay!  You’ve decided to buy a new home.  Congratulations!  You are one step closer to achieving the American dream.  With a little planning, you can save up some major cash before closing.  The larger, more substantial your down payment is, the lower your monthly payment for the years to come.  Start your savings plan as […]

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