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.
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!
Whenever New Years rolls around, we all work hard to think of resolutions to keep for the next year; but it's important to make sure the resolutions are not only manageable, but don't demand you to drastically change your lifestyle. Who wants to go into a new year, let alone a new decade, with homework? (Not us.)
Christmastime means two things:
1. It's the perfect time of year to make some hot cocoa, wrap yourself in a blanket, and watch a Christmas movie.
2. Niagara looks beautiful under a blanket of snow.
When you hear Smithville, you think:
village, quaint, quiet.
On December 3rd, 2019, the Niagara Home Builders Association hosted their annual Country Christmas Celebration and not only was our Phelps Homes team in attendance, but our very own President - David Samis - received the prestigious Niagara Home Builders Association's 2019 Member of the Year Award!
Applying for a mortgage can be very stressful, but we want to help make the process a little easier for you.
When you hear the word Renaissance, what comes to mind first?
The Mona Lisa? The invention of the printing press? Perhaps the coronation of Queen Elizabeth I?
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.
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.)
Looking to buy your first home? The First Time Home Buyer Incentive Program (FTHBI) wants to make it a little easier for you to do so. The Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC) will contribute part of the down payment in exchange for sharing in the appreciation or loss when you eventually sell your home- known as shared equity or co-ownership.