Crestview Community Blog

What to Look for in a Model Home

Community, Interior Design, New Home, Real Estate
Planning a head can help you better evaluate a model home

If you’re like most homebuyers, touring a model home is essentially a process of walking through the space, feeling the countertops and cabinets, and then deciding whether you like the layout enough to take the next step. Those first impressions are important, but it can be easy to skip over the most important aspects of

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Is it Time to Get a New Pet?

Family
plan ahead when considering a new pet for your home and family

Nothing quite turns a house into a home like a new pet. Having a dog, cat, or even a hamster around can be a great way to add a little warmth and entertainment to your life. It’s probably no surprise, then, that so many of our new home buyers decide to add new pets once

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Is a New Home Right for You?

Community, New Home, Real Estate
Be prepared when shopping for a new home

Homebuyers have lots of choices to make at every stage in the process. They must decide where they want to live, how much they want to spend, which neighbourhoods present the best value in lifestyle, and even whether they’ll need a large lot size to go with the square footage inside the home. One decision

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How to Really Help Your Kids With Homework

Community, Family
some good insight on how to help your kids with homework

Although they wouldn’t admit to it, a lot of parents hate homework just as much as their kids do. That’s partly because it can be a hassle getting students to focus on textbooks, reports, and quizzes. But, it also comes down to the fact that many adults didn’t enjoy school themselves, and may not be

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7 Great Uses for a Spare Bedroom

Family, Interior Design, New Home
make use of your spare bedroom with these ideas

As a general rule of thumb, it’s a good idea to buy a slightly bigger house than you currently need, if only because things can change in the future and it’s better to have extra space in your home than it is to need more and not be able to find it. Besides, having a

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