Why Should You Buy New?

Categories: Green Building, Home Buyer Tips, Home Sale!, Lifestyle, News, Style and Design, Tips

CharlestonRidings_107When buying a home, one of the first questions that comes to many consumers’ minds is whether to purchase a new or existing home. Well, we have the answer – buy new! Not only do you get a home that’s built just for you, you also get energy efficiency, up to date floor plans, and many other benefits, including the following Read the rest of this entry »

Add Some Summer Style to Your Home

Categories: Home to sell, News, Style and Design

Links693To keep your home dazzling this summer, rethink your home décor and let the sunny, warm weather inspire your inner interior designer.

Follow the below tips to lighten the look of your home:

The first thing that you may want to consider is adding Read the rest of this entry »

How to Make Your Home Pet-Friendly for Fido

Categories: Lifestyle, News, Style and Design, Tips

Sweetbriar Creek ExteriorIf you are a pet owner, then you will understand that pets are more than just an animal; they are our best friends. We welcome them into our homes and want them to be just as comfortable as we are. To make sure that your pets are always getting the care they need, we have compiled a list Read the rest of this entry »

Keystone Custom Homes to Host Dinner on the Deck at Bridgewater

Categories: New Community, News

Dinner on the Deck at BridgewaterJoin Keystone Custom Homes for Dinner on the Deck at Bridgewater in York on July 12 from 6 to 9 p.m. to celebrate the opening of the first phase of new homes.

Held at the Bridgewater Clubhouse located at 601 Chestnut Hill Road, guests will enjoy a catered dinner from Bogey Macaws American Grille – sponsored by Wells Fargo. They will also be able to see all that the community has to offer.

Priced from the $260,000s, Bridgewater has beautiful golf course views and clubhouse access, housing the famous Bogey Macaws restaurant. This amazing community is also located within the Dallastown School District and is only minutes from Route 83 for easy commuting. Read the rest of this entry »

Jeff Rutt Inspires HOPE

Categories: Homes for Hope, HOPE International, News

HOPE InternationalCEO and founder of Keystone Custom Homes, Jeff Rutt, also has a knack for philanthropy. Considered a leader in charity and business, Rutt sat down and answered some questions about his nonprofit endeavors with HOPE International and Homes for Hope (H4H).

What inspired the creation of HOPE International? Years of working in the space and seeing a need for person or microfinance.

Is HOPE International planning to spread to other countries beyond its current 17? Yes, we are always looking to spread our message.

How often do you get to travel with HOPE International? You seem so busy! I participate in HOPE trips a couple times per year.

What are the requirements to attend/participate in a HOPE trip? We welcome anyone with a curiosity and a passport to participate in our cause. Read the rest of this entry »

Enjoy All Bishop Woods Has to Offer

Categories: Home to sell, News, Quick Delivery Homes, Style and Design

106 Freys RoadThe beautiful Augusta Manor model home in Bishop Woods is located at 106 Freys Road in Elizabethtown, PA. This stunning home is in a great location, as it is situated on a serene one-plus-acre wooded home site between Lancaster and Harrisburg. With craftsman-style pillars and inviting front porch, this home is sure to welcome you with elegance and comfort.

The exterior of the home is breathtaking, with its Augusta Manor elevation featuring board and batten shutters. Upon entering the home, you will be amazed by this open floor plan with nine-foot first-floor ceilings and beautiful hardwood flooring. The gorgeous kitch106 Freys Road Livingen features a spacious island, stainless steel appliances, granite countertops, crown molding and hardwood floors. When you walk into the breakfast area, you will notice large windows and access to a 20’ x 14’ deck with spectacular views, perfect for enjoying your morning cup of coffee or relaxing while reading your favorite book. The formal dining room and study are also located on the first floor, plus a convenient laundry room. To complete the tour of the first floor, the owner’s suite is comprised of his-and-her walk-in closets, transom windows and a spectacular Venetian bath package, featuring a walk-in tiled shower with bench, water closet and dual vanities. Read the rest of this entry »

Jeff Rutt Discusses Keystone’s Energy Efficient Homes

Categories: News

Energy Plus HomeKeystone Custom Homes’ goal is to build energy-efficient homes that benefit buyers, as well as future homeowners. Recently, we asked CEO Jeff Rutt about the energy efficient initiatives Keystone offers and hopes to offer in the near future:

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Brand New Lexington Floor Plan

Categories: News, Style and Design

Lexington Heritage Floor PlanDuring the Lancaster Parade of Homes, the new Lexington Heritage floor plan had more than 3,000 visitors walk through its doors. Set on a hillside, the Lexington at 926 Highmeadow Court in Lancaster offers three stories of living area, including 3,910 square feet above grade and an additional 1,685 square feet in the finished basement. Ten-foot ceilings make it feel even larger. From its natural stone-and-stucco exterior and steep roof lines to its 70-foot deck and stamped concrete patio, Keystone’s newest floor plan is designed to make a big impression.

The home is also a perfect complement to Keystone’s On Your Lot program, which allows homebuyers to build a Keystone Custom Home on land they already own or on land Keystone will help them find. With its sprawling layout, the Lexington is suited to some, but not all, of Keystone’s existing new-home communities. The Lexington Parade home is clearly built for entertaining and embracing its wooded surroundings.

With its open floor plan, the kitchen blends seamlessly into the dining area, with built-in serving nook, and the family room, which boasts a gas fireplace with stone surround. The family room also includes a large wall of windows, perfect for viewing the woods outside. The kitchen features Monogram appliances, including a wall oven and microwave. And behind the kitchen, a separate pantry room includes its own cabinetry, open shelves and granite countertops. Read the rest of this entry »

Quick Move-In Homes Just for You

Categories: News, Quick Delivery Homes

Keystone Custom Homes is now featuring a broad selection of quick move-in homes that are adorned with amenities and features that are sure to astound you. Don’t miss out on the chance to own one of these homes today!

Here are a few of the homes we are featuring:

318 Woodbridge Drive318 Woodbridge Drive: This whimsical Windsor Manor home is sure to wow you with its hardwood floors and wonderful amenities. It features four bedrooms and two-and-a-half baths. The first floor features a family room, perfect for relaxing after a long day’s work, a spacious kitchen with bright breakfast area, formal dining room, private study, a half bath, optional storage area and a garage. The second floor features four beautiful bedrooms, including the owner’s suite featuring a private owner’s bath. The second floor also features a hall bath and convenient laundry room. This magnificent home is reasonably priced at just $329,990. Don’t miss the chance to grab your home by the river, and visit the Woodbridge Farms Community today!

414 Anderson Street: Priced at only $277,016, this exquisite Anderson Heritage home features three bedrooms and two-and-a-half baths. The first 414 Anderson Streetfloor is comprised of the kitchen, which has lots of open space, dining room, living room, great for entertainment purposes, family room, laundry room, half bath and garage. The second floor features three deluxe bedrooms and two bathrooms. This home, in the beautiful Chester County community of Sadsbury Park, is sure to win you over with its gorgeous features settled in this charming community. Read the rest of this entry »

New Phase of York County Homes at Rolling Meadows

Categories: New Community, News

York County Homes at Rolling MeadowsAre you looking for a family-friendly community to reside in? Well look no further because Keystone Custom Homes has the perfect option for you. We are thrilled to announce the next phase at Rolling Meadows! The community of Rolling Meadows offers a wide variety of amenities in a quiet location, while still close to all the conveniences. Rolling Meadows will feature quarter-acre home sites with Keystone’ award-winning single-family homes located in the East Manchester Township, York County.

Along with your brand new home, Rolling Meadows features a pool house, swimming pool, basketball court and a kid’s playground. This community will also give you the convenience of multiple dining options, entertainment resorts, shopping destinations, a golf course, as well as many other recreational activities. Your new Rolling Meadows home is located close to Route 30 and I-83, making you just 15 minutes to downtown York, less than 25 minutes to downtown Harrisburg, less than 30 minutes to downtown Lancaster, and about an hour to Baltimore’s Inner Harbor. With all of these great amenities close by, Rolling Meadows is the perfect place for you to call home. Read the rest of this entry »