Blog Archive for April, 2013

Top Ten Benefits of Homeownership

Categories: Blog | Posted: April 18, 2013

Affordability Perspective 2013



It’s has never been a better time to become a new homeowner.  With lower prices, RECORD LOW mortgage rates, and more selection, you already know it is smart move to buy now.  But did you know you also receive all of these great benefits??

  1. Build real equity instead of throwing your money away renting.  In most cases it is cheaper to own than rent.
  2. No Surprises – building your own home means not inheriting someones personal tastes or issues with their home.
  3. Homes built today are more energy efficient than a new home built just 5 years ago which means big savings in utility bills
  4. Save more on your taxes by deducting mortgage interest.
  5. Personalize your home with out having to ask for anyone’s permission.
  6. Timing – Tuskes Homes has a home for you and your time frame whether you need a home today or need more flexibility of when you can close on your new home.  The choice is yours!
  7. Warranty:  All Tuskes Homes come with warranties on appliances, structural defects, roofing and other assurances that give you peace of mind should something need replacement.
  8. Newer homes have longer life expectancies than it’s counterparts thanks to advancements in building techniques and materials which assures you a home that will appreciate over time.
  9. Tuskes Homes has been building homes in the Lehigh Valley and surrounding area for over 50 years and the years to come so you can be assured that we will be here when you need us.
  10. Best of all:  It is really all yours!

Buying a NEW Home Now is More Affordable Than Ever!



Featured Community: Country Chase

Categories: Blog, Uncategorized | Posted: April 3, 2013

Tuskes Homes is proud of the communities it builds and its homeowners.  Each community is carefully thought out, unique from one another and stand apart from other communities letting you know that it is another quality Tuskes Homes neighborhood.  This week we would like to shine the spotlight on our distinguished community of Country Chase which is right up the road from Nazareth in Bushkill Township. 

Country Chase is nestled in a quiet, serene setting amongst rolling hills and wooded home sites.  This community might be quiet but is very convenient being located within a 5 minute drive to Route 33 which provides access to all major roads, easy commuter routes and shopping.  All of this tranquility can be yours on 1 -4 acre home sites that offer panoramic views of the Blue Mountains all within the highly sought after Nazareth Area School District. 

Family fun can be found right around the corner at historic Jacobsburg State Park where there are many walking trails for discovery and exercise, trails for horseback riding as well as picnic areas perfect for enjoying some family time.  Less than 30 miles away are the Pocono Mountains that are abundant with ski slopes for some winter fun, waterparks in the summer and outlet shopping year round!

At Country Chase you will find architecturally elegant and spacious homes that come with 4 to 5 bedrooms, at least 2 ½ baths, 2 or 3 car side entry garages and 9’ first floor ceilings.  You can choose from many models from our Lifestyle, Classic and Legacy collections that can be customized with a sunny morning room, gas fireplace or a back deck just to mention a few features.  Owner’s suites within these homes are spacious and dramatic with well- appointed luxury spa style master baths.  These 1 acre + homesites all come with picturesque views in a quiet but convenient location all starting at $347,900. 

Here at Tuskes Homes we feel that a home is individual as you are and we are here to help build your dream home.  We are the “hometown builder of choice” for many generations of homeowners and we strive to provide our homeowners with the highest quality home by listening to our homeowner’s wants and needs and then fulfilling it for them.  Take advantage of record low interest rates and own your piece of the American dream today!

If you would like to take a tour of this community or any of our other outstanding neighborhoods please contact us to set up a VIP Tour today!

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