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Aug 05. 2021

See Holt Homes at the NW Natural Street of Dreams®

The NW Natural Street of Dreams® is a wonderful way to get inspired for your dream home. Since 1975, the Home Builders Association of Metro Portland has produced this signature summer event in the Pacific Northwest, featuring the latest in residential construction. Each show home is a reflection of the unique and professional talents of builders, interior designers, craftspeople, and landscape architects. This year's unique show is titled "A ...

Aug 04. 2021

Featured Floor Plan: The 1670

The 1670 is one of our most popular plans. Coming in at a seemingly modest footprint, this plan shines with its spacious two-story entry and desirable open configuration. This two-story 1,670 square foot home has three bedrooms, two-and-a-half bathrooms, and a thoughtful layout that makes the most of its space. The main floor has a natural flow from the living room to the kitchen and dining areas, which is great for family life and entertaining. ...

Jul 08. 2021

New Homes in Faraday Hills: Living in Estacada, Oregon

Our newest community, Faraday Hills, in Estacada, Oregon, gives you the best of both worlds: a charming small-town feel with the benefits of the big city close by. Known as the “gateway to the Clackamas River,” Estacada delivers wilderness, culture, and community in one amazing town. It's a great place to call home, and Faraday Hills is the community where you want to hang your hat. Life in Faraday Hills has a great flow to it...and not just ...

May 28. 2021

New Model Homes at Ponderosa Ridge in Corvallis, Oregon

Model homes are a great way to imagine what life could be like in one of our communities, and we are excited to share we have two new model homes at Ponderosa Ridge. The 1803 and 2278 are both great homes with a lot to offer, and the best way to experience them is in person. Let's take a closer look at each of these homes, so you can get a sneak peek of what's inside. The 1803 model: The 1803 at a glance: 1,803 square feet 3 bedrooms 2 bathrooms ...

May 26. 2021

Best New Home Plans for Right Sizing

What is "right-sizing"? We're glad you asked. A right-sized home is simply that...the right size for you and your family. No more, no less. At Holt Homes, we meet with you to determine what your lifestyle is, what your family is like, and then we can help guide you to the right-sized home for you. Maybe you're just starting out and want to graduate from apartment living, or you're an empty nester who is ready to have a home with a smaller ...

May 19. 2021

What to Expect at your Design Appointment

Designing your new home is one of the most exciting parts of the home-buying process with Holt. Each of our new home communities has a designated design center, where you will go for your design appointment. This appointment is where the magic happens. You get to make your new home selections for things such as paint, flooring, fixtures, and any upgrades you may want. At Holt, we believe it's important for your home to be as unique as you are. ...