blog_feature.jpg

Your Home Search Stops Here

26125753-180205.jpg
Did you know that rising lumber costs have “increased the price of a single-family home by over $7,000?” With hefty home prices continuing to rise, where does this leave you, the potential homebuyer? You want to take the smartest deal, but you also don’t want to sacrifice quality for a good price.

Easy Plants for a Gorgeous Garden

Gaillardia-Blanket-Flower.jpg
The spring season is all about fresh beginnings and new life! Have you always wanted to grow your own garden, but never got around to it? Now’s the perfect time to bloom... You don’t need advanced experience to plant gorgeous flowers and tasty vegetables right near the comfort of your own Skogman home.

Spring Into The New Season With Your Kids

Kite-Flying-activities-for-kids.jpg
There’s nothing like the soothing scent of springtime! Between fresh air and budding flowers, the outdoors are truly magical. What better way to make memories with your children than by spending time outside? In the warm weather, there are endless opportunities to have fun and inspire kids to fall in love with new hobbies. Check out our spring bucket list of ways to celebrate the new season with the whole family:

Cold Temps Haven’t Slowed a Hot Housing Market in Cedar Rapids!

29664659_10156351149960152_6851159825644218650_o.jpg
It’s almost hard to think past the cold winter months and fast forward to the warmer days to come, but it’s exactly what so many new homeowners have done in Cedar Rapids. Those days will be here before you know it, and the first couple of months in 2018 have already seen so much activity as eager families have taken advantage of our move-in ready homes. They’re planning ahead to live out all their summer fun in the perfect neighborhood for them.

Brighten Up Your Home With These Spring Maintenance Tips!

Getting-Your-Yard-Spring-Ready.jpg
Springtime is all about making a fresh start, so as the flowers start blooming and the sun starts shining, it’s time to leave the gloomy winter days behind and freshen up your home! Before you start enjoying all the sunny days and outdoor fun, it’s important to prepare your home & yard for the new season. Here is your handy spring maintenance checklist, full of tips and tricks to best protect your home!

Why buy now? The chance to lock in lower rates!

848_tumble_grass-01.jpg (1)
Interest rates and the cost of waiting to buy a home has been a hot topic of discussion lately. Why? Interest rates have been climbing steadily since January, and it’s likely that the Federal Reserve will raise rates several more times this year.

8 Questions To Ask When Choosing A Home Builder

SKCV-8105 Questions Blog Graphic 1200x628.jpg
Whether you’re a first-time buyer or an empty nester, finding the right builder can be a challenge. Building a new home is one of the largest investments you’ll make in your lifetime, so it’s natural that you want to find the right fit. Here are some questions you should ask before choosing a builder.

Why Buy New?

22519915_10155868035105152_86277923505967231_o.jpg (1)
New is you... used is someone else! You wouldn’t buy a cell phone from 10 years ago, so why would you settle for an outdated home? There are so many reasons to choose a new Skogman home.

Your Guide To A Stress-Free Thanksgiving!

burnt-bird.jpg
Thanksgiving is supposed to mean slowing down and spending time with loved ones. But if you’re hosting dinner, it’s easy to get stressed out. Check out these tips for keeping your cool on Thanksgiving Day – and hosting a calm, heartfelt dinner!

Why It’s A Good Time To Buy A New Skogman Home NOW

22548752_10155868035125152_3917352693849207193_o.jpg
You’ve done it… made the decision to buy a new home. But now you have to get the process moving. Well, there’s no time like the present. Here are several reasons why buying a Skogman home NOW is a good idea.

6 Ways To Personalize Your New Skogman Home

Skogman-Susong_for web-4.jpg
One of our favorite parts of the home buying process is helping you choose the home that best fits your lifestyle. We offer so many ways to customize our new homes that no two are ever alike. Every Skogman home is an original! Check out some of our customizable features, finishes and options:

Price increases in effect: Lock in lower prices today!

It's a fact of life – the costs for everything keep going up. Food. Gas. Clothing. We in the homebuilding industry are facing similar increases. The prices for lumber and other construction materials have grown in the past few months.

5 Myths About Buying A New Home

real-estate-residential-home-buying.jpg
With housing prices steadily climbing and mortgage rates beginning to rise, many people are ready to get off the fence about homeownership. Since buying a home remains the single biggest purchase most people will make in a lifetime, it pays to make sure you know what you’re getting into. Here are some home buying myths that can lead to confusion.

Skogman Introduces Our Newest Community, Knollwood!

23690288-170824.jpg
Skogman Homes is thrilled to introduce our new neighborhood in Cedar Rapids, Knollwood! This unique neighborhood gives you the benefits of rustic living while being minutes from everything you need.