Well, maybe a few days after Thanksgiving, but November 30th is coming up quicker than you might think if you’re in the market for a new home. Debra, our amazing sales rep at Talavera (oh and fantastic brownie baker!), sent me a link to Trulia regarding the $8k Tax Credit from dear ol’ Uncle Sam. (more…)......

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SummerHill has gone mobile making it easier for you to get directions to our communities when you are out and about plus community phone numbers and quick info like bed, bath, square footage, and price. We decided to launch the mobile site a few months ago after noticing the trend for mobile sites from companies like Facebook, Twitter, Trulia, Yelp, Open Table, a...

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Who is Mrs. Hill?

Shhhh – it is top secret – we can’t share just who at SummerHill Homes is Mrs. Hill. But, we can share a little more with you about Mrs. Hill. Mrs. Hill started as an idea in early 2008.  Our VP of Marketing came up with the idea of an online concierge to help website visitors reach someone and get the information that they are looking for ...

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PetersenDean Roofing and Solar Systems has installed top-quality roofing systems for residential and commercial customers since 1984. Founded upon the principle that quality roofs are the result of quality workmanship, our commitment to quality, safety and our customers have made us the roofing company of choice for the country’s top homebuilders, including S...

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About a month ago, we were amazed about a camp out for the Redwood Collection sales release at Parkwood in San Jose.  Several homebuyers were eager to select their new home in this morning's Garden Collection sales release that they too camped out. We thought it would be great to treat the homebuyers to doughnuts and coffee, so I visited Parkwood ithis morning....

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“Small changes in buying habits can make big differences...Becoming a less energy dependent nation may just need to start with a good breakfast” - Steven L. Hopp, Animal Vegetable Miracle Do you know when different fruits or vegetables are in season? (more…)......

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From: Design Line Interiors This summer it’s all about the “stay-cation”. Instead of spending hard-earned dollars on vacations that come and go in a week, invest in creating a permanent vacation residence within your own walls!  Remember its not about the location…its about the memories you make.  Follow our tips on how to create your o...

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Your honey-do list running low on things to do? Here is a basic homeowner maintenance check list for the summer time: 1.  Have fire place/wood stove chimney cleaned and serviced as needed. 2.  Check air conditioning system and have it serviced every two or three years. 3.  Clean or replace air conditioning filter, if applicable. 4.  Check the humidifi...

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Neutral Colors Brought to Life with Bold Accents In this current world where we are all seeking a bit of calm, we are seeing a trend in design towards neutral colors, grays, beiges , whites,  mixed with bold accents. [caption id="attachment_246" align="alignnone" width="300" caption="Master Bath in Redwood Gate Model, Courtesy of Gunn High School Photography"][/c...

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