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Parade of Homes 2016 Winners Announced- Nocatee Builders and Homes Win Gold and Silver

Posted by Donna Lundgren - Nocatee Welcome Center Manager

May 11, 2016 2:19:16 PM


Every spring, The Northeast Florida Builders Association (NEFBA) holds the annual Parade of Homes. Parade of Homes always features the best homes in new construction and design, and this year’s Parade included 107 homes from 82 different neighborhoods across the beautiufl First Coast. As far north as Fernandina Beach and as far south as St. Augustine. 

Parade of Homes 2016 featured 24 designer-decorated model homes located within the Nocatee community. Nocatee’s nationally-recognized builders offer a variety of home products throughout the community's 17 different neighborhoods

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Topics: Northeast Florida News, Nocatee Builders, Model Homes, Design Trends, Nocatee Realtors, NEFBA, eBook, National Association of Home Builders, National Association of Realtors, Parade of Homes

Spring Cleaning: New Homes Require Less Maintenance

Posted by Donna Lundgren - Nocatee Welcome Center Manager

Mar 29, 2016 4:59:00 PM


With the cold weather mostly behind Florida residents, homeowners are preparing for their annual spring cleaning – and prospective buyers are beginning to consider just how much house they can afford as the red-hot spring real estate market heats up.

 

Often, however, buyers fail to factor home maintenance costs into their house-buying budget, or to consider how those costs could impact their decision on whether to purchase an existing home or a new one.

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Topics: Design Trends, National Association of Home Builders, Tech-friendly New Homes, First-time Home Buyers, National Association of Realtors, Home-buying Tips, Affordable Homes, New Home Search

Nocatee Named Best Master-Planned Community of the Year by Southeast Building Conference

Posted by Nocatee Community

Jul 23, 2015 4:49:00 PM


Nocatee has won the Southeast Building Conference’s (SEBC) Excel Award for Best Master-Planned Community of the Year. Given July 17, the Excel Awards honor professionals making major contributions to the residential homebuilding and commercial construction industries through superior, innovative and creative sales and marketing.

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Topics: Nocatee News, Northeast Florida News, NEFBA, Benefits of a Master Planned Community, RCLCO Rankings, National Association of Realtors, Real Estate Trends, New Home Search, Business News, SEBC

What to Expect When Buying a New Construction Home: Part 1

Posted by Nocatee Community

Apr 1, 2015 12:09:00 PM

Buying a new construction home can be a very exciting endeavor--you get to live in a place no one else has, one with your personality built right in. Maybe that’s why 2015 is seeing a spike in new home sales, with February representing the highest number in seven years.

Large master-planned communities like Nocatee offer homebuyers thousands of home/neighborhood/builder combinations, and all this choice can make it easy to forget how different buying new construction is compared to existing homes.

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Topics: New Nocatee Homes, Nocatee Realtors, Growing Families, First-time Home Buyers, National Association of Realtors, Empty Nesters, Retirees, Home-buying Tips, Real Estate Trends, New Home Search, Single Professionals, Home Mortgage

Are you ready for these emerging trends in real estate?

Posted by Donna Lundgren - Nocatee Welcome Center Manager

Feb 10, 2015 2:02:00 PM

If you’ve been a Realtor or an agent for a while now, you know there are several factors that can impact the residential housing market. Here are some emerging trends that are sure to make 2015 a very interesting year in real estate and new construction home sales.

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Topics: Northeast Florida News, Nocatee Realtors, Downsizing, Upgrades, National Association of Realtors, Real Estate Trends, 2015 Nocatee Realtor Resources

Nocatee Builders: A Realtors’ Guide

Posted by Donna Lundgren - Nocatee Welcome Center Manager

Feb 5, 2015 11:06:00 AM

With more than 15 communities and 11 homebuilders, Realtors and agents may need a little help in sharing the wide range of home styles Nocatee has to offer prospective buyers.  


Here’s a cheat sheet to help you map out the neighborhoods of Nocatee by builder for all of your buyers -- from first-time homebuyers and empty nesters to growing families and retirees:

 

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Topics: Nocatee Builders, Town Center Neighborhoods, Nocatee Realtors, Gated Neighborhoods, National Association of Realtors, Real Estate Trends, New Home Search, 2015 Nocatee Realtor Resources

How Central Registration Benefits Realtors and Home-buyers

Posted by Donna Lundgren - Nocatee Welcome Center Manager

Feb 3, 2015 11:52:00 AM

Face it, today’s homebuyers are used to receiving information on their own terms -- whether it’s online, via mobile app or in person. Why not use every resource available to ensure they receive the information they want, when they want it?

According to the National Association of REALTORS, 88 percent of homebuyers purchased their homes through an agent or broker, and most of them looked at an average of 10 homes.

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Topics: Nocatee Builders, Nocatee Welcome Center, Nocatee Perks, Nocatee Realtors, National Association of Realtors, New Home Search, 2015 Nocatee Realtor Resources

Nocatee Doubleheader for Realtors on January 15th

Posted by Nocatee Community

Jan 14, 2015 10:02:52 AM

Nocatee is celebrating two of its newest communities with separate Grand-openings on Thursday, January 15th!

New Nocatee communities, Cypress Trails and Siena at Town Center, are ready to showcase beautiful new models with special sneak-preview events for realtors and prospective home-buyers. 

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Topics: Town Center Neighborhoods, grand-opening events, New Nocatee Homes, Model Homes, Nocatee Realtors, National Association of Realtors, Real Estate Trends

Nocatee Homebuilders and Real Estate Professionals gathered for the 2nd annual NEFBA SMC Family Picnic at Splash!

Posted by Nocatee Community

Jul 23, 2014 12:03:00 PM

Over two hundred real estate professionals and their families took part in the NEFBA SMC Family Picnic at Splash Water Park on July 18th!

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Topics: Splash Water Park, Nocatee Builders, Family Events in Ponte Vedra, New Amenities, Nocatee Realtors, NEFBA, National Association of Home Builders, National Association of Realtors

NEFBA SMC Family Picnic Returns to Splash Water Park!

Posted by Carling Povtak

Jun 18, 2014 3:49:00 PM

For the second year in a row, Nocatee will host the summer-time Sales & Marketing Council Family Picnic at Splash Water Park on July 18th! 

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Topics: Splash Water Park, Nocatee Builders, Real Estate, Nocatee Homebuilding, Nocatee Realtors, Real Estate Professionals, National Association of Home Builders, National Association of Realtors