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

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!

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!

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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

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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?

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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 You wouldn’t buy a cell phone from 10 years ago, so why would you settle for an outdated home?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!

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

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

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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

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!

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.

The Game of Homes has begun at Skogman Homes!

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Knights and ladies, warriors and explorers, Skogman Homes invites you to play the GAME of HOMES! Visit any or all of the “kingdoms” specified by September 4th, and you’ll be eligible to win prizes!

What’s Hot in Outdoor Living?  

Summer is here, so we’ll all be heading outside to bask in the nice weather. What better way to enjoy the outdoors than as an extension of your new home? We have some ideas for planning the perfect outdoor living space for your family with five of the latest design trends and features.