Welcome to Stanley Martin ABC's of First-Time Home Buying

For first-time home buyers, understanding your options and recognizing what's important to you is the place to start. We know that's easier said than done with all the details and decisions to make - but Stanley Martin is here for you! Read more to discover how easy we make it to buy a new home!

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Submitted on 2/19/2018 Posted in New Homes for Sale in Maryland
Category: Morning Room


18 Reasons to Love Stanley Martin

In 2018, we are celebrating the top 18 reasons why so many people choose Stanley Martin to welcome them home. We think you are going to really love #1. Read more to check out how you can save on a new Stanley Martin Home in 2018.

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Submitted on 2/12/2018 Posted in New Homes for Sale in Charlottesville
Category: Morning Room


Introducing The Breckenridge - Stanley Martin's Newest Home Design

Just built and now open for tours, The Breckenridge, Stanley Martin's newest single-family home model, makes its debuts at The Cascades at Two Rivers, Anne Arundel County, Maryland's all-inclusive community within commuting distance of Washington, D.C., Baltimore and Annapolis. Read more about this wonderful new model!

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Submitted on 2/6/2018 Posted in New Homes for Sale in Maryland
Category: Morning Room


The Caterham at Welwood: A Super Home for the Super Bowl

If there was ever a home built for a Super Bowl party, it would be the Caterham. The overall interior of this inviting home is expansive, with room for lots of people, lots of food and drink, and a big screen TV for all to see. Take a sneak peek at this beautiful model home!

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Submitted on 1/29/2018 Posted in New Homes for Sale in Richmond
Category: The Loft


The Colton is Delightful-Especially When the Weather is Frightful

When winter winds blow snow or sleet, or bring a cold and miserable rainstorm your way, it's comforting to know you have the perfect place to hunker down and escape the harsh conditions. Take a tour of the Colton in Charlottesville - one of our newest model homes.

Written by Stanley Martin Homes  
Submitted on 1/22/2018 Posted in New Homes for Sale in Charlottesville
Category: Morning Room


How to Survive Cabin Fever

You know how it goes: You've been putting off cleaning that messy pantry, overflowing walk-in closet, or dirty mudroom for months, saying "I'll leave that for the winter, when the weather is colder." Well, it's sweater weather now and Cabin Fever is a direct threat. Do you have a plan to avoid the symptoms and turmoil of this dreaded malady? Read more for our help!

Written by Stanley Martin Homes  
Submitted on 1/11/2018 Posted in New Homes for Sale in Maryland
Category: The Loft


The New Tax Cuts and You - What You Need to Know as a Homeowner

It's still too early to gauge the total impact of the new Tax Cuts and Jobs Act on the housing and real estate markets, but that doesn't mean you shouldn't begin to understand what the law means to you and your family. Read more...

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Submitted on 1/2/2018 Posted in New Homes For Sale in Raleigh, NC
Category: Morning Room


Stanley Martin to Acquire the Homebuilding Operations of FrontDoor Communities

December 20, 2017. Stanley Martin Communities announced today that it has entered into an agreement to acquire substantially all of the homebuilding assets of FrontDoor Communities in Atlanta, Georgia and Charleston, South Carolina. The transaction is expected to close in January 2018. Read more about this acquisition!

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Submitted on 12/21/2017 Posted in New Homes for Sale in Charlottesville
Category: Morning Room


Tips to Survive Your First Holiday Gathering in Your New Home

You've got a new home and you're ready to make the most of your double ovens, sit-down kitchen island, butler's pantry-and the many architectural upgrades, like the loft, rec room, and fireplace that you dreamed about when your home was being built. Well, read on, because we've got some great tips to get you through your first holiday gathering in your new home, trouble-free.

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Submitted on 12/17/2017 Posted in New Homes for Sale in Northern Virginia
Category: The Loft


The Jackson II: The Perfect Holiday Floorplan

When you open your doors for the holidays as the owner of The Jackson II in Raleigh, you can be confident there will be enough room for all your guests to stretch out in this sprawling, open-architecture home. Read more for a sneak peek of this gorgeous, one-of-a-kind model home.

Written by Stanley Martin Homes  
Submitted on 12/11/2017 Posted in New Homes For Sale in Raleigh, NC
Category: The Loft


Decorating Your Dining Room for the Holidays

Colors, candles, and a little bit of sparkle add the perfect touch to make your dining room fun and inviting for the holidays! With multiple celebrations in December, what better place to gather in your home than the dining room? There's food, family, friends... and the wine is usually flowing, too. Read more for fun decorating ideas!

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Submitted on 12/7/2017 Posted in New Homes for Sale in Richmond
Category: The Loft


The Carey at Oak Hill Farm: Prepare to Fall in Love

The first time you visit The Carey at Oak Hill Farm, you'll fall in love with this farmhouse style home. The spacious front porch, which begs for a porch swing and a tray of sweet tea and watermelon, welcomes you as you approach the front door. Read more for a sneak peek of this gorgeous model home!

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Submitted on 11/30/2017 Posted in New Homes for Sale in Charlottesville
Category: Morning Room


How to Make Sense of Your Lower Level, Literally

One search on Google for the phrase "basement decorating ideas" yields more than 9 million results. While this may be a good way to initially brainstorm for basement decorating designs, the sheer number of results will quickly overwhelm you. Read more for ideas on how to decorate your lower level.

Written by Stanley Martin Homes  
Submitted on 11/23/2017 Posted in New Homes for Sale in Maryland
Category: The Loft


5 Reasons Ambrose Hills is Right for You

Our new townhome community Ambrose Hills, located in Falls Church, is just minutes to Arlington and DC. This neighborhood is a rare inside-the-Beltway opportunity to buy a brand-new townhome close in to the Nation's Capital. Find out why this neighborhood could be perfect for you!

Written by Stanley Martin Homes  
Submitted on 11/17/2017 Posted in New Homes for Sale in Northern Virginia
Category: The Study


New Homes, Old Charm in Downtown Wake Forest

Read more about our newest community of townhomes in Downtown Wake Forest!

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Submitted on 11/13/2017 Posted in New Homes For Sale in Raleigh, NC
Category: Morning Room


The Perfect Floorplan for Your Post-Turkey Nap

The holidays are coming and we've decked the halls-and more-at our brand-new model home, the Travers, at Sudley Farm in Centreville. With Thanksgiving just around the corner, as you stroll through each room in this stunning home, you can almost hear the laughter of your family and friends as they anticipate your turkey dinner - take a sneak peek!

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Submitted on 11/8/2017 Posted in New Homes for Sale in Northern Virginia
Category: Morning Room


Making a Pie - and Memories - in Your New Kitchen

As a Stanley Martin homeowner, you'll love making memories with family and friends in your brand-new kitchen whether you're just hanging out, sharing a meal, or cooking together. When you upgrade to a gourmet kitchen, one of the amenities you'll enjoy is a double-wall oven. Read more for the perfect Pumpkin Pie recipe for your Thanksgiving in your new home.

Written by Stanley Martin Homes  
Submitted on 11/1/2017 Posted in New Homes for Sale in Northern Virginia
Category: The Loft


Live in One of the Happiest Cities in the US

Thinking about moving soon? You should consider the happiest cities in the US before you do. Read more to find out!

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Submitted on 10/24/2017 Posted in New Homes for Sale in Charlottesville
Category: Guest Room


4 Emotions You Experience Getting Ready for Halloween

If Halloween is your favorite holiday, then you probably experience several emotions during this spooky season. From anticipation to exhaustion, we've identified four emotions most Halloween-lovers experience every year. Read more!

Written by Stanley Martin Homes  
Submitted on 10/23/2017 Posted in New Homes for Sale in Charlottesville
Category: The Loft


The Kennington: It Demands Attention

'Majestic' may be the first word that comes to mind when you see the Kennington in Upper Marlboro off Route 4 in Prince George's County. As you enter the home through the front foyer, its spectacular design continues to impress. The open architecture gives you an instant taste of the quality of this home. Take a sneak peek of this beautiful model home...

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Submitted on 10/12/2017 Posted in New Homes for Sale in Maryland
Category: Morning Room