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May 30. 2024

Your Guide to Building a New Construction Home this Spring

Spring Into Action: Your Step-by-Step Guide to BUILDING A NEW CONSTRUCTION HOME For many of us in the PNW, spring is when projects and ideas come to life after a long winter of planning. There’s a certain energy in the air, not to mention warmer, drier days that make it the ideal time to embark on the journey of building your dream home. This sweet spot also means the spring housing and construction markets are busy. The sooner you get the leg ...

May 15. 2024

Holt's 2024 Top Floor Plans

Welcome to Your NEW Home—Flexible, Functional, and Uniquely Yours When building a new home, choosing a floor plan isn't just about counting bedrooms and bathrooms. It's about envisioning your daily life, your gatherings, your quiet moments, and how your home can adapt to all of life's phases. At Holt Homes, we don’t just build houses—we craft homes that grow with you, designed with flexibility and your future in mind. Let’s walk through some of ...

Sep 27. 2023

The Ultimate Guide to Upcoming New Construction Communities in the Pacific Northwest

Embrace the Pacific Northwest Lifestyle in a Holt Homes Community Your options for where to put down roots in the Pacific Northwest just got better! The Holt team has been hard at work expanding our catalog of communities to bring a variety of new home options to Oregon and Southwest Washington. Get ready for the unveiling of these exciting neighborhoods, where you’ll discover debut floorplans, scenic locations, and amenities you won’t want to ...

Sep 07. 2023

Top 10 Tips on How to Get to Know Your Neighbors

Creating Lasting Connections with Your Neighbors Moving into a new home brings many exciting opportunities, but getting to know your neighbors can sometimes feel intimidating. We understand that meeting new people and making a good first impression might seem overwhelming. However, building connections with your neighbors doesn't have to be a stressful experience—it can actually be fun and rewarding, like a neighborhood block party! To help you ...

Jun 15. 2023

A Guide to Holt Home Appliances

How to Properly Care for Your Home Appliances One of the many great things about moving into a Holt home is getting to enjoy those new, shiny appliances! And while appliances are not covered under your home warranty, most are covered under generous manufacturer warranties and can enjoy a long and prosperous life with the right care. Even better, most appliances don’t require more than a few minutes of routine maintenance to keep them functioning ...

May 19. 2023

6 Benefits to Buying a New Construction Home

The Advantages of Buying a New Construction Home Buying a home is a significant investment, and the decision can be overwhelming for many homebuyers. While resale homes are often considered a cost-effective and time-saving option, there are several advantages to purchasing a new construction home that older homes simply can't match. Here, we'll discuss the top 5 reasons why buying a new construction home is the right choice for you. Less ...