Aug
15

August Only – Save Thousands at Ferne Hollow!

New Homes in State College

Owning an estate home on a 1-3 acre homesite in the State College Area School District is within reach at Ferne Hollow. This enclave of luxury homes features stunning views, wooded backyards, and hard-to-find oversized homesites. Purchase your new home at Ferne Hollow before August 31, 2018 and receive $10,000 toward the homesite of your choice!*

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Aug
14

Home Organization Tips for a New School Year

Home Organization TipsBack-to-school season can be just as chaotic as it is relieving (for the parents at least!). After a long summer break without much structure, getting back into a daily routine can bring some much-welcomed order back to your home.

When you think about getting organized for school, there’s more to organize than just your kids’ rooms. Thinking about the rush you feel from the moment the alarm goes off until you’re finally able to push the kids out the door, you’ll understand why organizing the whole house is important. Here’s how to organize some key rooms in your home for this new season and start the school year on the right foot!

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Aug
07

New Phase Now Selling at Steeplechase!

Pinewood C - S&A Homes Streamline Series

Pinewood C – S&A Homes Streamline Series

If you are looking for an affordable single family home that is close to State College and Bellefonte, look no further.  S&A Homes has just released a brand new phase of 16 homesites at Steeplechase in Pleasant Gap!  

Steeplechase is the region’s number one destination for those who seek a single family home community with stunning mountain views and easy access to State College and Penn State without the expense. Located in the award-winning Bellefonte Area School District, residents enjoy spacious home sites, convenience to downtown Bellefonte, and an unrivaled location that is only 5 minutes from I-99. Read More

Apr
26

The Beginner’s Guide to Buying a Home

Engaged couple consulting with real estate agent while watching a house for sale

Congratulations! You’re taking the first few steps to achieving the American Dream: homeownership. You’ve thought it over and you’re ready to dive in. Buying a home is a major milestone for many people, and is the largest financial commitment they’ll make. It’s easy to get overwhelmed during the process but it doesn’t have be that way. Here’s a primer on what to expect during the homebuying process: Read More

Apr
19

Savvy Design Tips for Open Floor Plans

Today’s living spaces are becoming more casual with the growing popularity of open floor plans. While these open plans provide an endless array of design opportunities, the openness of these plans can also present some decorating challenges. Here are some tried-and-true design tips that will help you master the open floor plan, and create a livable design you’ll love: Read More

Apr
12

Brand New Streamline Series Plans Now Available!

Earlier this year we announced the upcoming release of our newest line of floorplans, the “Streamline Series” and now we’re excited to announce that the new plans are now available!

The Streamline Series collection puts homeownership in reach with affordable prices, a simplified buying process, and a faster build time, all while maintaining the same construction quality and energy efficiency that S&A Homes is known for. Read More

Feb
22

Starting a Family? Look for These Neighborhood Features

Rear View Of Family Walking Through Autumn Woodland With Arms Around Each Other

There’s a lot of factors to consider when you’re shopping for a new home, but if you have kids, or are planning on having kids, there are a few other features you’ll want in your new neighborhood that wouldn’t be a big deal otherwise. From school districts, to playgrounds and street types, there’s plenty of amenities to look out for when you’re looking for a new family home. We outline some of the top factors to consider when you’re looking at new homes: Read More

Feb
14

COMING SOON: The S&A Homes Streamline Series

We’re excited to announce the upcoming release of our newest line of floorplans: the “Streamline Series”. These brand new floorplans will put homeownership in reach for a new generation of homebuyers and will offer an incredible value in the most sought-after locations.

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Feb
07

Celebrate Valentine’s Day Without Breaking the Bank

Amorous couple toasting with red wine while cooking breakfast

Valentine’s Day is a celebration of love and we usually want our gifts to express how we feel for our partners. However, the expectation to find the perfect gift can place a lot of pressure on you and your partner, and that can take the fun out of the holiday. Instead of stressing over which stuffed bear you should get, why not try one of these thoughtful and sweet gestures you both are sure to love. Read More

Jan
31

The Advantages of Buying a Home

As a new generation of homebuyers are slowly wading into the housing market, many are treading carefully into this uncharted territory. While renting a home offers more flexibility, there are several advantages to purchasing a home. While comparing costs between buying and renting isn’t a straight-forward comparison, let’s take a look at some other intangible advantages.  Read More