Living rooms tend to be the center of a home and often serve many different functions. Whether you’re relaxing with family to watch a movie or entertaining friends, you’ll want to create a room that is not only stylish, but also comfortable. Here are some rules of thumb for creating a welcoming space. Choose a Focal Point The focal point of a room is ...

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The process of choosing a new home is an exciting moment during your homebuying journey. There’s a lot of decisions to make; from selecting which city and neighborhood you want to live in, to the features you must have. But one of the important decisions is selecting the right floorplan to fit your family. The floorplan can affect how you experience your new hom...

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The Zillow Group recently released the results of their Consumer Housing Trends for 2017 where they polled more than 13,000 households about what’s on their wish lists when shopping for a home. From actual home features to neighborhood characteristics, buyers are hoping to find a home that ticks off the majority of their wish lists. Here are the top features ...

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San Francisco is booming and continues to attract people who want to work, live or study in the area. While living within the city limit has its benefits: shopping, dining, plenty of entertainment options, if you’re looking for a little more room or a slightly slower pace of life, it’s worth expanding your sights to the surrounding cities. There are a lot of g...

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All good things must come to an end and that goes for our beautiful communities. We have just one home remaining at Sorellas, our enclave of single-family homes in Los Gatos. Our final home is Residence 7 on Sisters Court. This home features 3 to 5 bedrooms, 4 baths and approximately 4,201. Ee partnered with renowned San Francisco architects Hunt Hale Jones and...

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Those seeking a modern living in a convenient, urban location in Redwood City are in luck. SummerHill Homes is excited to introduce a brand-new community of townhomes: Towns at Avondale. Located on 150 El Camino Real, in the up and coming mid-peninsula city of Redwood City, the Towns at Avondale will offer an exclusive collection to 12 townhomes with 2 to 3 bed...

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There’s plenty of guides and information available for first-time homebuyers, but they’re not the only ones buying new homes. There are a group of homebuyers who are looking to upgrade their current home: Move-up buyers Move-up buyers typically have owned their current homes for several years and are looking to “move up” to new home for various reasons,...

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Creating a dining room that is both beautiful and functional requires a delicate balance. There are many factors to consider, including general comfort and ease of mobility. As you plan and decorate your dining room in your new SummerHill home, here are some rules of thumb expert designers swear by so you can create the perfect space. Dining Table Consider...

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Deciding to buy a new home is one of the biggest decisions you and your spouse will make together. After living in an apartment, many newlywed couples strike out into a home of their own after a couple years of marriage. This gives them time to settle or grow in their careers or decide whether they’ll have kids (or pets). Here are the top tips to consider as ...

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Just like the weather, the spring homebuying season is also heating up. While Bay Area homebuyers stay busy all year long, we’re seeing an uptick in visits to our communities, which means that one of our most popular communities, Harvest Court in Moraga, will soon be selling out. Especially since we have just one homesite remaining! The final home is our mode...

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