10 Things to Consider When House Hunting

When you're looking for a house, it's important to identify the items that are a priority to you; things that you are less likely to want to compromise on.

How to Plant a Pollinator-Friendly Garden

With Spring weather (hopefully) on it's way, you may be thinking about cleaning up and adding to your garden, or even creating a new one!

How to Redecorate During Self-Isolation

We are all finding ourselves home a little bit more these days- and while you should take the opportunity to a) create a balance between working (from home) and your free time, or b) get some outstanding projects done while not going crazy- this is a great opportunity to refresh your space with the items you already have. (Plus, we're all probably watching more HGTV than usual.)

How to Make Your Home Pet Friendly

It doesn't have to be difficult to ensure your home is both pet friendly AND stylish! No matter the type of four-legged family member, your home's floors, rugs, and furniture can take a beating.

2020 Kitchen Trends

The kitchen is the heart of every home. It's where you cook your favourite meals, entertain your favourite people and - some say - if you can organize your kitchen, you can organize your life.

All That Grimsby Has to Offer

Aside from being steeped in history and masquerading as make-believe small towns at Christmas-time, you may have also heard by now that Grimsby was named one of Canada's top cities by MacLean's.

Reasons to Live in a Bungalow Condo Community

Are you planning for your retirement? Overwhelmed with the maintenance required for your current home? Realizing that you don't need as much space now that the kids have moved out?

Preparing Your Home for a Long-Term Vacation

Planning for a long-term vacation? We have two questions for you:

1. Can we come?
2. Have you prepped your house?

How to Successfully Rent Out Your Property

Congratulations! You’ve just invested in a new home and you’re planning on renting it out. To help, we’ve outlined a few things to keep in mind in order to successfully rent out your property!

1500 Happy Homeowners

From custom renovations to beautifully crafted communities, Phelps Homes has had the pleasure of helping homeowners create their dream homes in Niagara for over 40 years.

On February 12th, 2020, we welcomed our 1500th happy homeowner into their home! Nothing beats seeing their smiling faces as their moving day becomes a reality.

After Cora's hard work designing a beautiful home at Legacy, we were so honoured to welcome her to the community!

Top Ten FAQs When Buying a New Construction Home

Buying a new construction home is a very exciting experience- and it can also be a great learning opportunity. If you have never bought a new build before, we're here to break down a few of our most popular FAQs to help explain the process a little more. 

Communities of Phelps Past

We have been proudly building in Niagara for over 40 years and sometimes (all the time), we like to reflect on some of our past communities that we really enjoyed constructing.

Five Design Trends for 2020

New year, new design trends!

Some things are classic and never go out of style, whereas others .. well, sometimes you change your mind. And fast.

Luckily, these home trends predicted for this year are timeless design choices we can get behind!

The Perfect Scents for Every Season

Each season comes with it's signature scents. Whether you prefer candles, diffusers, wall plugs, or room sprays- use these perfect scents to fully immerse yourself in the spirit of each season.

How to Welcome Your New Neighbours

We all know how stressful it is to move; and with busy daily schedules, it can sometimes take a while to really get to know your neighbours.

We've listed below 10 great ways to welcome new people to your neighbourhood so you can quickly go from yelling 'hello!' in the driveway to borrowing a cup of sugar, morning coffees, and game nights.

Grimsby's Legacies at Legacy

Have you ever driven past a street and wondered where its name came from? Why it was decided on?

Eight Ways to Decorate Your Porch For Fall

Whether you`re a fan of the cooler weather or not, Autumn is upon us. It will soon officially be the season of pumpkins, rich colours, and cozy sweaters. Why not embrace it and bring those elements to life on your front porch? (The cozy sweaters are for you, of course.)

Why Legacy?

Why Legacy? Grimsby's Last Bungalow Community

Legacy is Grimsby's exclusive community of bungalow towns, with price points starting in the mid-$500s.

The ongoing maintenance required for a large home and property is the one of the many reasons homeowners think about downsizing. The desire to live comfortably with added services for your property is why buyers look for condos.

Welcome Home To Grimsby

By now I'm sure you've heard Grimsby is one of the best places to live in Canada!

The Town of Grimsby was named Second in Maclean Magazine's annual Best Community rankings.

"Grimsby, a town on Lake Ontario between Hamilton and St. Catharines... boasts great weather, an engaged community and a fast-growing population. Residents of Grimsby enjoy access to the region’s strong economy and quick driving times to the border as well as the benefits of life in a smaller town on the waterfront." 

Grimsby, second only to Burlington, has unique distinctions that make it a truly amazing place to live. The charming town of Grimsby has every amenity including; walking trails, parks, beaches, community centres, restaurants and shops, and healthcare services.  Grimsby is also close to the Bruce Trail, Wine Country, Niagara Falls, outlet shopping, and so much more.

The Niagara Independent notes "The top three features for Grimsby were wealth and economy, culture and community and weather.  https://niagaraindependent.ca/grimsby-second-best-community-in-canada/

Live Your Legacy in Grimsby

Legacy is Grimsby’s exclusive collection of bungalow towns. One of Phelps Homes’ premier communities, this is the perfect location for buyers looking to downsize.

Centrally located in a beautiful and established neighbourhood just 20 minutes from Burlington. Buyers don’t have to compromise their lifestyle! These upscale craftsman-style bungalows and bungalofts, boast generous space for living, with lot sizes approximately 2,600 sq ft.

Perfect for snow birds or travellers, this community offers homeowners care-free living at its best. With lawn maintenance, snow removal and even driveway clearing, you can lock and go as you please!

Your maintenance-free lifestyle starts here at Legacy. Rich in elevated features like 9ft ceilings, granite counters, hardwood floors and quality finishes - you’ll love your home for years to come.

You'll enjoy all of what Grimsby and Niagara have to offer!

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