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Mar 11. 2022

Top Floor Plans Under 2,000 Sq Feet

Maximize your Space with Top Floor Plans Under 2,000 Square Feet Homes with a smaller footprint aren't just a wise choice for your budget, but they are also good for a lot of things: less cleaning, being more energy efficient, feeling more connected, and it encourages you to have a home that is full of what you want, and none of what you don't. The versatility of smaller homes is truly invaluable! Another great reason to have a home under 2,000 ...

Jan 24. 2022

Ask the Experts: 2022 Design Trends

It's a new year, and a great time to refresh your home! Whether you're shopping for a new home or just want to improve the one you have, these 2022 design trends are the first step in turning inspiration into reality. At Holt Homes, we have an amazing team that includes our interior designer and our design centers. These trends come directly from our experts and will have you covered from decor to fixtures and finishes. Keep reading to find out ...

Dec 16. 2021

Designer-Approved Holiday Decor Tips

It's that time of year. The time when we deck the halls and prepare for merriment. We know when you are welcoming guests into your home this holiday season, you'll want your home to be festive and inviting. It's also time to choose which trends to incorporate into your holiday home decor. We asked the Holt Homes designer, Whitney Hicks, to share her expert tips for decorating your home for the holidays. Expert 2021 Holiday Decor Tips: Go ...

Nov 29. 2021

Color of the Year and 2022 Paint Forecast

Every year, Sherwin Williams releases their Color of the Year and a trend forecast for the coming year. For 2022, the Color of the Year is Evergreen Fog. Called the "calmest green in existence" by Forbes magazine, Evergreen Fog fits right in where we live. The PNW is always green with the amount of rainfall we see, so Evergreen Fog feels like home to us. At Holt, we're particularly fond of Evergreen Fog – since it fits right in with the PNW.   ...

Sep 22. 2021

How to choose the right rug for your new home

Choosing the right rug for your new home: 5 tips Decorating a new home can be a daunting task. There are endless possibilities for every room. Something as simple as picking the right rug can be a challenge unless you have the eye of an interior designer. So we enlisted the help of our friends from the Street of Dreams to help our homeowners with tips for getting started. Atiyeh Bros., Oregon's Rug and Carpet Experts since 1900, shares 5 great ...

Aug 26. 2021

Spotlight on our Street of Dreams Homes

3 of our newest homes were showcased: Columbia Comfort, Elevated Evergreen, and The Pacific Peak Holt Homes was so proud to be a part of the 2021 NW Natural Street of Dreams®. This year's unique show titled "A Dream for Many" was composed of two neighborhoods featuring a range of home styles and price points. We showcased three model homes in Pleasant Valley Villages (11878 SE Bridal Veil Falls Place), Holt Homes' master-planned community in ...