Why Now is a Great Time to Buy a New Home

  Many people dream of owning a new home. Even in the face of the unprecedented challenges of 2020, you don’t need to wait to make that dream a reality. In fact, home feels more important now than ever. Breeze Homes make home buying attainable whether it’s your first home or a move from your current home. As a local Jacksonville homebuilder, we’re invested in our local communities and helping our neighbors make their dreams come true.  Benefits of Buying a New Home Now Low Mortgage Interest Rates Currently, mortgage interest rates are at near all-time lows. These low rates make home ownership a viable option for more people. When you combine the current low interest rates with our cost-effective

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10 Tips for First-Time Homebuyers

 Purchasing a new home is an exciting time, but purchasing a first home is a dream come true! At Breeze Homes, we help first-time homebuyers throughout the homebuying process to make your transition as a new homeowner as seamless and stress-free. Our team has a few go-to tips to help first-time buyers like you prepare, search and close on a new home. Tips for First-Time Homebuyers   Save Before You Buy The cost of owning a home is more than the initial home buying process and paying your monthly mortgage. When you move from renting to owning, you become responsible for repairs and upkeep. It’s important to have money set aside to cover these expenses. For example, you may need

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5 Hot Happy Hour Spots for Jacksonville Residents

Foodies rejoice! Most people love to eat, but for some, it’s an experience unlike any other. Foodies often seek out their favorite cuisine, trying new locations or enjoying fusions of their favorite meals. Lucky for them, the food scene has grown over the last several years in cities across the country, Jacksonville included. Whether you’re looking for great priced appetizers, a specialty cocktail or a nice craft beer on your way home from work, you’re sure to find places to celebrate your culinary tastes in Jacksonville, not far from your new home at Sarah’s Landing. Here are some of the hottest happy hour spots you can add to your list to try out. The Volstead is located in Jacksonville’s downtown

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Activities for Family Fun in Jacksonville

As you contemplate big life changes, like moving or buying a house, you consider the impact on the entire family. When you have children, a lot changes – and looking at houses may take a different approach with little ones than if your kids are grown or not yet born. When you seek a new home, you want to be sure there are good schools and plenty of activities for your kids to do in the area. If you’re looking at Cedar Bay homes or other areas in Jacksonville, here are several activities and places you can plan some fun family days. Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens: The zoo has 2,000 animals and the gardens feature more than 1,000 types of

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Top 5 Jacksonville Beaches to Spend the Afternoon

As you plan your afternoons or weekends, hitting the beach may be on your list of leisure activities for yourself, your group of friends or your family. But living in Florida, and particularly in Jacksonville, you have so many options for where to spend your time! What are the best beaches, when there are so many choices to consider? Here are five of the top Jacksonville beaches for your next out of town visitor or just an afternoon of free time. American Beach: As part of the state’s Black Heritage Trail, the beach is quiet and removed from the hustle and bustle of Amelia Island. Escape the tourist crowd and enjoy fishing, swimming and surfing, or just lay on the

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7 of the Most Beautiful Golf Courses in Jacksonville

Florida is often known for its sunny afternoons and beautiful beaches, but it can also be a great vacation spot or home to avid golfers and outdoor enthusiasts. In fact, Jacksonville has more than 20 golf courses! Hit a round then check out the Jax Ale Trail for a post-course drink. With so much to do and see, you won’t get bored at the same course day after day. Here are some of the most beautiful courses in the Jacksonville area. Ocean Links Golf Course This course is known for its five oceanfront holes, 10 holes with lagoons or wetlands and six miles of natural sand dunes. It’s located at the Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort in Amelia Island. Players

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