Muddy Shoe Tour for Prestigious Hershey Area Community

On Saturday, September 13th, 2014, Landmark Homes will host a Muddy Shoe Tour in the prestigious new home community of Willow Creek Farms. Located just under 5 miles from downtown Hershey, with majestic 1+ acre home sites, Willow Creek's luxury single-family homes are situated in a country setting with rolling meadows.

Landmark Homes Sponsors Hershey Wine Festival Event

Landmark Homes is pleased to sponsor the Hershey Wine Festival's "Vintage and Vineyards" event on Friday, May 9, 2014. The festival will be held at the Hershey Antique Auto Museum and will feature hundreds of wines from over 120 domestic and international wineries. Stop by Landmark Homes' display at the festival to receive complimentary tickets to a VIP Tour of the prestigious Willow Creek Farms model home and neighborhood in Hummelstown on Saturday, May 10th. The grand craftsman style home includes a fully appointed daylight basement with a wine room, theater and game room, kitchen, and more. Impressive custom detailing and trim abound throughout all three floors of the home, and the expansive first floor Owner's Suite includes a luxurious private bathroom. Learn more about this home.

Landmark Announces New Community in Lancaster, PA

New home builder Landmark Homes announces the addition of Penn's Crossing, a new housing community in the Manheim Township area of Lancaster. Penns Crossing Community Coming SoonLandmark is pleased to have the opportunity to build new homes in this desirable area of Lancaster. Each home will be built to our exacting standards, offering a luxurious home with designer features at an affordable price. More information on available home sites and floor plans will be forthcoming. The Penn's Crossing community is conveniently located adjacent to the Neffsville Community Park, offers easy access to Route 30, and is just minutes from great attractions like Clipper Magazine Stadium and the Park City Center for shopping, dining and entertainment. All new homes built by Landmark Homes are built with innovative floor plans, designer features, and energy efficient features. Founded in 1998, Landmark Homes is a leading new home builder in Central Pennsylvania with 39 communities located across Berks, Cumberland, Dauphin, Lancaster, Lebanon and York Counties. Landmark is an industry leader with a priority to construct quality, energy-efficient homes in the best housing locations based on innovative designs. It is this commitment that ensures its continued success in building affordable, high-quality homes. Directions to Penn's Crossing: Take 501 North/Lititz Pike to a left on Bloomfield Drive. Turn left on Cobblers Court and follow to Bowyer Lane.

Landmark Captures 24 Awards, 21 Gold and 3 Silver in Harrisburg Parade of Homes

Landmark Homes entered four furnished homes in the Harrisburg, PA area Parade of Homes - an event sponsored by the Homebuilders Association (HBA) of Metro Harrisburg. Awards were presented by the HBA of Metro Harrisburg for its Parade event on Thursday, September 26 and Landmarks' four participating homes won 24 awards including 21 Gold and 3 Silver.

Landmark Homes Selected as Finalist for Business of the Year Award

Central Penn Business Journal Awards Each year, Central Penn Business Journal honors select local businesses for their contributions to central Pennsylvania's business community. In each of the four categories, based on the size of the business, only one company is ultimately awarded the title of "Business of the Year." On August 8th, Central Penn's panel of independent judges announced the 2013 finalists. With only six finalists named in the category of mid-size businesses (51-100 employees), Landmark Homes is honored to have been selected. Winners will be announced, and all finalists will be recognized, at a black-tie Business of the Year awards event on Monday, November 4th, to be held at the Hilton Harrisburg from 5:45-9:30 PM. Read more about the event here.

2013 Lancaster Parade of Homes Awards

Landmark Homes is pleased to be the recipient of 2 Best of Show awards at this year's Lancaster PA Parade of Homes! We invite you to be inspired by the quality craftsmanship and unique designer features we have poured into each home. Whether you are in the market to purchase a new home or just looking for ideas, Landmark offers a wide range of housing choices.

The Trend in Today's 55+ Communities

In a recent article by Central Penn Business Journal, Pennsylvania is described as "...the best state to live in from a retirement income standpoint," also stating that "...because Pennsylvania doesn't tax retirement income, the commonwealth becomes that much more attractive to baby boomers." The article continues to describe the amenities that make 55+ communities so attractive to active adult retirees, listing first floor living, low or no maintenance, clubhouses, fitness centers, and walking trails. In addition, Landmark Homes' 55+ communities are highlighted in the article, including the newly opened community, The Crossings at Sweetbriar. Read more about the trends in the active adult housing market in the full article here.

Spotlight on Home Towne Square

A New Definition in Retirement Home Towne Square Clubhouse"...many of today's so-called "senior citizens" are staying as active as ever and living the way they're accustomed to - independently, in their own homes. Home Towne Square, built by Lancaster County-based Landmark Homes, is a perfect example. It's a 55-plus community that looks like suburban enclaves all over America." Home Towne Square was recently featured in Harrisburg Magazine, in an article highlighting the changing trends in active adult retirement communities and the ways in which Home Towne's amenities, character, unique homes, and residents create the ideal environment for today's active adults. "This is a very active community," says Barbara Glass, 61, who moved into the neighborhood with her husband, Allen, 71, in March 2012. The development, for example, has walking trails for nice-weather strolls, room to bicycle. Plus, anchoring Phase One of what will eventually be a 300-home neighborhood, is the community center.

New 55+ Community Coming in April 2013

Sweetbriar Dusty Shoe Tour Event Landmark Homes is bringing another exciting new 55+ community to the Susquehanna Valley. Landmark—renowned for distinctive home designs, desirable locations and a variety of on and off site amenities—is pleased to present The Crossings at Sweetbriar, located just outside of Lebanon, Pennsylvania. Sweetbriar will feature traditional and timeless, yet fresh, single-family homes offering both one- and two-story designs. In addition to the well-crafted stylish homes, many are attracted to the low taxes and cost of living in Lebanon County, which are substantially less than communities located in the surrounding states. Sweetbriar is a great place to live while you enjoy all that Central Pennsylvania has to offer. Lebanon County is centrally located—only minutes from Hershey, while Harrisburg, Lancaster and Reading are within a 45-minute drive. This exciting community is the ideal place to enjoy life to the fullest. Sweetbriar offers fantastic views of the countryside, ample amenities, and a pedestrian style neighborhood. Here you will experience distinctive architectural styling, open floor plans and multi-functional living spaces. These homes also offer bonus rooms, first-floor owner's suites, inviting front porches, generous storage areas, and designer detailing. From the design of the neighborhood, to the wonderfully crafted new homes, The Crossings at Sweetbriar must be seen to be appreciated. Your new home in Sweetbriar will be close enough to enjoy all of the conveniences of Central Pennsylvania, and yet just far enough away to enjoy the relaxing sounds of nature. Best of all, Landmark 55+ communities are a great place to make new friends. Plan a visit to Sweetbriar on Saturday, April 6th from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. to discover all the exciting details about this new up-and-coming Landmark 55+ Community. With only 50 home-sites available in the first phase, they won't last long. Mark your calendar and reserve your home-site on April 6, 2013.

First Annual Chocolate for Charity event

On February 9, 2013 from 1 - 4p.m., Landmark Homes will hold a Chocolate for Charity event, where families will be welcome to stop in and enjoy delicious chocolate samples, watch live cooking and decorating demonstrations, and enter to win various giveaways. The event will be held at the new community center in Landmark's Home Towne Square community in Ephrata, where the designer decorated model home will also be open for touring.