1. Homes for Immediate Delivery Yield Immediate Benefits

    October 4 - No matter what they call them every builder has homes that are about to be (or already are) ready to move in. And, in most cases, - like the "option packages" car dealers offer, these homes for "quick" or "immediate delivery" are as good or better values than the one yet to be built, where  you pick out all your upgrades individually. Why? For one you get to actually see the flooring,…Read More

  2. Five reasons why our included lower level in Hamilton, VA is actually priceless

    September 12 - Forget that the  customized Oakton Model we're delivering this November at Waterford Creek  is sited on three acres  includes over 6,377 sq. feet of finished space, and a three-car side entry garage. What's equally impressive is what usually gets the least attention by home shoppers - the lower level.  And for good reason. An unfinished lower level often is little more than a  …Read More

  3. Don’t miss our Award-winning Mud Room

    August 24 - You've heard of the Great American Living Awards, right? You haven't? Well, it's our local homebuilding industry's version of the Oscars for residential design, construction, sales, etc. And, like a lot of Northern Virginia home builders we've been honored with a trophy case full of awards in a number of categories over the years.  But this year you could say we really "cleaned up". W…Read More

  4. So what do you think about our 12″ “Jack Arch” & keystones (w/ brick elevations)?

    July 26 - If you're like most of our homebuyers you don't give this exterior detail a second thought until you see it and decide for yourself it enhances and distinguishes our northern Virginia homes from the competition.  When we point out our stair treads are wider, you might yawn until you actually climb the stairs, with  less huffing and puffing. The same has to be true of our 5-1/4" baseboa…Read More

  5. In Ashburn, Hamilton, Herndon and Tysons Corner demand is finally and (thankfully) catching up with supply.

    July 17 - Whether you’re looking for a single family home in Loudoun County or one of our signature four-level townhomes in Herndon and Tysons Corner,  we’re getting close to saying “Hurry, only a few left.”    And that means we’re getting close to developing new communities, too – just like this article in the Post says.  About time, isn't it? New home construction is a promising…Read More

  6. Our newest model home tour in Ashburn, VA

    July 6  - Our newest video tour at Moreland Estates in Ashburn, features  what you could call our "drama-queen" model, The Laurel.  And, we mean that in the most complimentary sort of way. Open the front door of this elegant home with its two story gallery entry foyer and classic turned staircase, and we're certain you'll agree. Ready? The nearly 3400 sq., ft. (on two levels) Laurel model makes…Read More

  7. If you’re going to be in your kitchen 12 times a day, Make sure you like the way it looks and feels.

    June 14 - Everybody agrees the kitchen is the most popular room in any home. In fact, we enter and exit the kitchen an average of 12 times per day on weekends, according to website sheknows.com. So CarrHomes devotes more time planning and designing our chefs' kitchens to satisfy, not just the needs, but the desires, of our homeowners. Take this kitchen in the Lancaster, our new model home now open…Read More

  8. Is your home dressed appropriately to sell?

    May 16 - Serious about selling your home? Once you’re committed to selling, stop looking at it as your home.  Start looking at it as a prospect would. The cleaner it is, the less clutter there is, can make a big difference in broadening its appeal and maximizing its value. Visit About.com for more great tips on preparing your house for sale. How To Prepare Your House For Sale - About.com…Read More

  9. This is our largest home on our largest homesite with our largest views.

    April 27 - We're just putting the finishing touches on our brand new 4522 sq. ft. (and that's just on two levels) Lancaster Model home at Waterford Creek. And what a family home it will be. Sited on three acres in a beautiful, tree-framed Hamilton/Leesburg area community, it will have what we call "forever" views of the majestic Catoctin Mountains. This stunning new home in Loudoun County with a s…Read More

  10. Ahhh, technology– We’re listening. We’re learning. We’re sharing. And now we’re mobile, too.

    April 11 – We started with Facebook posts about everything from singing cats and holiday recipes to shots of townhouse building materials. We had no idea what a  great resource it would prove to be for communicating with friends, prospects, homeowners and industry associates. Then we added a blog to say things, well, like this. YouTube was a great tool for giving prospects a real feel for our…Read More