U.S. rate on 30-year mortgage steady at 3.53%

by Martin Crutsinger, Associated Press economics writer WASHINGTON – Feb. 15, 2013 – The average U.S. rate on the 30-year fixed mortgage was unchanged for a second week, remaining near historic lows. The average rate on the 15-year mortgage also stayed the same. Low mortgage rates are helping to strengthen the housing recovery. Mortgage buyer…

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Dreambuilder’s Shawn Starr named to NEFBA board of directors for second year

Dreambuilder Custom Homes’ president, Shawn Starr, has been named to the Northeast Florida Builders Association (NEFBA) board of directors for a second year-long term.  Dreambuilder Custom Homes joined the organization in 2010. “NEFBA continues to be one of the largest and strongest builders’ associations in the country,” said Shawn.  “Throughout the economic downturn, our organization…

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Check out these real “hobbit” homes

In celebration of the new film “The Hobbit”, we’re highlighting this collection of ‘hobbit homes’ on this world, courtesy of Houzz.com. Houzz Tour: ‘Hobbit House’ in Pennsylvania Countryside Houzz– Kitchen Remodel, Bathroom Remodel and More » Browse Storage And Organization on Houzz- For Example: Bookcases Cabinets And Computer Armoires · Closet Organizers · Clothes And Shoes Organizers · Clothes…

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Dreambuilder 15 pictures now available!

Visit our website today and take a look at the gorgeous pictures of Dreambuilder 15, our new custom home in Jacksonville Beach.  Visit our Dream Home Gallery and scroll down to Dreambuilder 15. Deremer Studios provided these fantastic photos for us. You can also check out full construction progress photos on our Facebook page.  …

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