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December 20, 2016 Tips for Building Your First Custom Home

Building a new custom home is a labor of love. The process requires a lot of planning, and can come with associated stress over how everything will come together. But taking your first steps into your dream home is well worth it, and a little organization and research will go a long way to easing […]

December 12, 2016 The Neal Signature Homes Holiday Gift Guide

It’s the most wonderful time of the year again, when stores start playing Christmas music, decorations go up around the house, and plans are made for feasting and celebrating until the new year. But if you’re worried about the perfect gift to give friends, neighbors and family members, we’re here to help. Home items are […]

December 7, 2016 How to Find the Right Home Builder

A home is one of the biggest investment purchases you’ll ever make, and one you’ll be living with for quite some time. Research and real estate advice both suggest families stay in a home an average of five years before moving, although other studies say more people stay put closer to 13 years. And for […]

November 30, 2016 A Visual History of Florida Homestyles

A home is not only a reflection of the people who live there, but where and when they live as well. You can expect to see a variety of different housing styles across the U.S. — each region, state and city has its own popular style, with modern examples settled between historic homes and updated […]

November 22, 2016 Tips for Buying a Home Out of State

  Buying a home can easily turn into a complicated, drawn-out process, even when you’re staying in the same county. If you’re looking at moving or investing in an additional property out of state, it can seem like a difficult sea to navigate. Fortunately, buying out of state isn’t any harder than buying in state […]

November 17, 2016 Get in the fundraising spirit with Neal Signature Homes

For the holiday season, Neal Signature Homes is partnering with Regions Bank and Toys for Tots to collect bicycles for local children during a Bikes for Tykes fundraiser. The sales team at Neal Signature Homes was trying to think of a good fundraiser to give back and remembered the Regions green bikes. Neal Signature Homes […]

September 9, 2016 Sarasota’s Best Fine Dining

Sarasota attracts people from all over the world with its irresistible charm, breathtaking sunsets and way of life that perfectly melds the causal with the upscale. This holds true for dining in the city as well. There’s a restaurant for every taste — and Sarasota’s fine dining options are some of our personal favorites (as […]

May 10, 2016 Design tips and tricks from the experts at Charlene Neal Pure Style

The design team at Charlene Neal Pure Style, a full-service interior design, helps coordinate the vision that comes to life within an entire home decor for the Neal Signature Homes’ and Neal Communities’ models. Adding those beautiful and meticulous touches throughout each home, the experts at Charlene Neal Pure Style also perform these services for […]

May 5, 2016 The Making of a Model

Charlene Neal, president of Charlene Neal PureStyle, a full-service interior design firm, has more than 30 years of experience in the home building, interior design and model merchandising industries. She oversees and generates the color scheme and style direction for each and every model for Neal Signature Homes and Neal Communities. Her creative team includes […]

May 1, 2016 Charlene Neal PureStyle: Process of Installation

Whether it’s refined rustic, transitional, modern or a vintage feel, each model for Neal Communities and Neal Signature Homes has a slightly different theme. Charlene Neal Pure Style, a full-service interior design assistance team, goes through an extensive process for every model home – from the concept to the installation, which usually takes 3 to […]