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!

Top New Years Resolutions for Homeowners

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.)

Lights, Camera, Christmas in Niagara

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.

Everything Smithville Has to Offer

When you hear Smithville, you think:

village, quaint, quiet.

2019 NHBA Member of the Year

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!

What to Know When Applying for a Mortgage

Applying for a mortgage can be very stressful, but we want to help make the process a little easier for you.

Smithville's Renaissance

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?

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.