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Mar252013

Easy Easter Cookies

Easy Easter Cookies

    Ingredients 1 1/2 cup(s) flour 1 1/4 teaspoon(s) baking powder 1/4  teaspoon(s) salt 1/2  cup(s) (1 stick unsalted) butter, softened 3/4  cup(s) sugar 1  large egg 1/2  teaspoon(s) (pure) vanilla extract 1  can(s) (16-oz.) vanilla frosting 3/4  cup(s) sugar  food coloring, in assorted colors, assorted candies, gel icing,…

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Mar132013

Countryshire Living at its Finest! Move in Ready Homes

Countryshire Living at its Finest! Move in Ready Homes

Looking for a new home in Lake St Louis? Then you definitely need to visit Countryshire. The location could not be better! Shopping is literally just down the road – general day to day shopping (Wal-Mart, Lowes, …) is only 1/2 mile away and The Meadows at Lake St Louis…

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Jan152013

6 Surprising Ways Housing Recovered in 2012

Read more at http://www.thefiscaltimes.com/Articles/2013/01/14/6-Surprising-Ways-Housing-Recovered-in-2012.aspx#ejvJZrs0fjtY7X4b.99   1. Decline of Real Estate Owned sales and inventory. Bank-owned (or REO) sales declined more than 20 percent to 600,000, the third consecutive year of decline. This helped boost home prices because REO’s typically sell at 20 percent less (or more) than other homes and…

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May112012

Professional Builder’s 2012 Housing Giants Rankings

The Jones Company/Consort Homes is #93!  Professional Builder’s 2012 Housing Giants Rankings By Professional Builder Staff May 6, 2012   2012 RANK COMPANY 2011 HOUSING REVENUE 2011 CLOSINGS 1 PulteGroup $3,950,743,000 15,275 2 D.R. Horton $3,665,523,000 17,176 3 Lennar Corporation $2,624,785,000 10,845 4 NVR $2,611,195,000 8,487 5 Toll Brothers $1,475,882,000…

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Apr202012

Best Cities To Buy A Home Right Now

Best Cities To Buy A Home Right Now

The Best Cities To Buy A Home Right Now   Buying a home is not a decision to be taken lightly. Personal finance gurus warn against purchasing unless you plan to keep it for a minimum of five years and, since the housing bubble burst, many say it’s best to…

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Feb192012

Consort Homes receives award in Customer Satisfaction

News Tuesday, February 07, 2012 : 18 Builders Earn Builder Partnerships Achievement Awards in Customer Satisfaction The Builder Partnership Achievement Award (BPAA) was created to provide customer-centric home builders with third-party customer satisfaction validation from a credible source. To assure a high integrity process, Builder Partnerships put together a team of…

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Oct112011

Build your dream kitchen at Countryshire Townes!!!

Build your dream kitchen at Countryshire Townes!!!

Build at Countryshire Townes and you can have your dream kitchen!!! For the month of October you can get these items included at no added cost to your new Townhome! Wood flooring in Kitchen/Dining/Powder and Foyer Granite kitchen countertops Pendant lighting above breakfast bar Micro/hood combination over range Upgraded Birch cabinetry 42”…

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Sep192011

Need a home NOW?!

Need a home NOW?!

Quick Move In home available in Countryshire for only $110,000!   Walk in closets, deck, rear entry garage, and READY TO MOVE IN!  This is a brand new townhome floor plan in the beautiful Countryshire neighborhood. Craftsman architecture that creates an exterior appeal you can be proud to call home! Enjoy…

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Jul272011

Why build NEW instead of “previously lived in”?

Why build NEW instead of “previously lived in”?

1. Choice/Selection/Personalization – This is the biggest investment you will ever make – Why Not Have Your Home, Your Way?   2. Space – in addition to the typically more open floor plans found in newer homes – older homes don’t usually have the CLOSET or storage space that newer…

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Jun102011

Tips for selling your existing home

Tips for selling your existing home

Daily Real Estate News | June 9, 2011 | Share 3 Seller Tips to Stay Ahead of the Competition Bankrate.com recently featured a range of tips for first-time sellers to help them stay competitive in today’s real estate market. Here are some things you may want to discuss with your…

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