Landmark 24 stamps new model home, kicks off construction phase in cane bay enclave _ jim parker _ postandcourier. com

In the sluggish aftermath of the late 2000s’ housing bubble, a regional builder experienced fits and starts while trying to maintain a foothold in the Charleston market. Football games online unblocked The inconsistency continued for a few years, but that’s all changed.

Savannah-based contractor Landmark 24, which started raising houses in 2011 in the Sanctuary Cove neighborhood in Berkeley County, dropped out of the Cane Bay Plantation enclave in 2013, then returned early last year. Pinch hitter unblocked Now as the Lowcountry economy gathers steam, the Savannah-based company prepares to step up construction in the neighborhood off U.S. Football scores 2016 Highway 176.

Landmark 24 expects to launch or participate in a number of initiatives in 2017, says Wendell Lucas, site associate with Carolina One New Homes, who is representing the Georgia-headquartered builder.

– Wrapping up sales of a 24-lot phase of new homes originated in early 2016, which will boost the company’s housing stock to more than 150 residences raised in Sanctuary Cove.

– Assisting with the completion of a nearby neighborhood clubhouse, swimming pool, landscaped grounds and sidewalks. Arizona softball schedule The amenities center is “a real positive point for us now,” Lucas says. How to pitch an idea to a company It will serve all of Sanctuary Cove, which lists homes from three builders including Landmark 24.

– Beginning to clear woods for a third construction phase, to tally 44 home sites. Passing drills for volleyball Pre-sales, in which buyers can line up homes before they’re completed, should start around June 1, he says.

– Opening a sales model, the Richmond, for prospective buyers to see the sizes, styles and perks in the company homes. Basketball olympics 2012 The builder hosted Realtors at a Groundhog’s Day grand opening Thursday.

“I’ve gotten a tremendous amount of compliments,” Lucas says of the model, which quietly opened soon after Hurricane Matthew nicked the area in October 2016. Landscaping ideas around patio The two-story, 2,831-square-foot floor plan is “quite nicely appointed,” he says, noting that an interior designer in Savannah as well as the builder’s decorator wife brought upscale touches to the highly visible property.

Landmark 24 sold 10 of the latest home sites recently. Bwp bats Seven more homes are ready now — “I can close any one of these,” he says — and another seven are in the works.

Shoppers can select from 13 floor plans at Landmark 24 sized from 1,803 to 4,216 square feet and ranging in base price from $232,400 to $320,400. Ameristar fence Lucas say larger homes are in demand now. Diy patio furniture “It’s been a discovery here,” he says. Design garden “Forty percent want ‘big box.'”

From smallest to largest, designs include the Spring Valley II, Pinehurst, Dawson, Riverdale, Spring Mountain, Seascape II, Taylor, Richmond, Dayton, Chesapeake II, Spring Willow, Savannah and Waverly. Front yard landscaping plans Houses tend to include four bedrooms — five is an option — and two-and-a-half to three bathrooms.

The energy efficient lineup with Rennai tankless water heaters, natural gas heat and spray foam insulation in roof, attics and walls takes in ranch and two-story dwellings as well as a few models with the master bedroom downstairs.

Lucas says the Landmark 24 “signature series” homes offer many standard attractions considered extras by competing builders. Drip coffee vs espresso They include amenities such as brushed nickel front door handles, decorative light fixtures in the master bath, framed mirrors over bath vanities, sodded lawns and irrigation systems. Indoor batting cages Kitchen perks comprise crown molding, recessed lights and stainless steel appliances including side by side refrigerators. Landscape design software free online Signature upgrades include granite counter tops, double bowl sinks and 42-inch cabinetry in the kitchen; chair rail and wainscoting per plan; pedestal sink in powder rooms; upgraded Moen chrome plumbing fixtures; and separate garden tubs and showers in master baths. Facebook logo vector Also typical are two-car garages, large lots, upstairs lots and nine and 10-foot ceilings.

“So far the demographic span from young, first time home buyers to older couples,” Lucas says. Football games download for android Garages can be expanded to three-car size for carts, bicycles and mopeds, he says. Backyard baseball 2003 Noting that Cane Bay Elementary, Middle and High schools are adjacent to the plantation community, owners can “literally take kids to school on golf (cars).”