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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 ...

Dec 16. 2022

Top Floor Plans Over 2,000 Square Feet

Introducing our Top 5 Floor Plans Over 2,000 Square Feet If you're looking for room to grow, then we've got the homes for you. We all know that moving can be a pain. It's a lot of work so if you're going to do it, you want to move to a home you can stay in for awhile. Whether you are looking for more bedrooms, a bigger kitchen, or better storage, there is one underlying common quality between all of those desirable features - more space. We ...

Sep 29. 2022

Holt's 2022 Top 5 Floor Plans

Holt's 2022 Top 5 Floor Plans When building a new home, choosing the floor plan that’s right for you can seem a bit daunting. There’s a lot to consider – bedroom count, flex space, storage capacity, etc. Plus, it needs to have that special “home-y” feeling that’s personal to you! To help get you started on your search to find that ideal plan, we’ve put together a list of our Top 5 Floor Plans in 2022! These plans range in size from 1,437 to ...

Jun 24. 2022

First-Time Homebuilder Checklist

First-Time Homebuilder Checklist Building a new home is a big deal. We know you may not know exactly where to begin your journey to your new home, and that's why we've created this helpful First-Time Homebuilder Checklist. Follow these steps, and the process will be organized and enjoyable. Establish Your Buying Power: The best first thing you can do when you are considering building a new home is to determine your budget. Too often first-timers ...

Jun 16. 2022

Tour the Model Home at Gateway Landing

Welcome to Gateway Landing and Our 1443 Floor Plan! Holt is excited to invite you to take a look at our newest model home in Gateway Landing. The model home is one of many of our new, craftsman-style townhomes that are within cycling or walking distance of charming downtown Troutdale. Here, the great outdoors is right outside your home and you can enjoy many recreational activities right in your own backyard. Gateway Landing will feature 3-story ...

Mar 31. 2022

Laurel Woods Model Home: The 1912 Floor Plan

You're invited to take a tour of the 1912 model home in our Laurel Woods Community in Cornelius, Oregon. The 1912 is an amazing two-story floor plan with 3 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms, and a 2-car garage. This layout truly makes every inch of its 1,912 square feet of living space count. You can get a 360-degree view of the 1912 by taking our MATTERPORT VIRTUAL TOUR. When you chose the 1912, you're looking at a plan that's versatile enough to fit a ...