Our Latest Blog Posts

Downtown Opelika Historic District

5 Tips for Finding Opelika Homes for Sale

Located in eastern Alabama, the community of Opelika offers residents a laid-back, small-town alternative to the neighboring city of Auburn. With a gorgeous historic downtown, state-of-the-art schools and loads of green space, there is plenty to love about Opelika — which is why so many people are seeking to make a home here. But even…

Read More
One perk of buying a home in Auburn, Alabama? The cute downtown area.

Why Auburn Real Estate Buyers Choose New Construction

In recent years, the college town of Auburn, Alabama has emerged as one of the most coveted communities in which to live — and with good reason. Auburn’s lovely historic downtown, top-ranked schools, abundant green spaces, and growing amenities have prompted US News to rank Auburn on its list of “10 Best Places to Live.”…

Read More

How to Prepare Finances for Buying an Alabama Home

Once you have found your dream home and have put in an offer, the last thing you want is the disappointment of having the lender deny your loan application. Buying a new construction home is not only a huge investment — it’s also a complex financial transaction. You can streamline the process and reduce the…

Read More

Farmhouse-style Homes for Sale in Auburn, Alabama

As one of the fastest-growing communities in the south, the city of Auburn, Alabama is known among homebuyers for having the perfect blend of modern conveniences, small-town charm, and laid-back country living. As new neighborhoods spring up around the area, Lowder New Homes and other area builders are taking their cue from Auburn’s rural feel…

Read More
Historic downtown in Opelika, Alabama

6 Reasons to Buy Opelika Real Estate

Home to around 30,000 people, the lovely community of Opelika, Alabama sits about 90 minutes northeast of Montgomery, offering a near-perfect combination of laid-back charm, modern convenience, and gorgeous surroundings. As a preferred new home builder in Opelika’s Camelot subdivision, we at Lowder New Homes believe this city has quite a lot to offer. If…

Read More

How to Find the Best Neighborhood in Auburn, AL

If you’re thinking about relocating to Auburn, Alabama, you’re in good company. Located about an hour’s drive east of Montgomery, this thriving city of 65,000 has become one of the fastest-growing places to live in the Southeast, thanks in part to great amenities, a growing cultural arts community, excellent new subdivisions, access to outdoor recreation,…

Read More

5 Reasons to Buy a New Construction in Opelika

Located minutes away from the thriving community of Auburn, Opelika, Alabama is something of a hidden gem for prospective buyers of new construction homes. Loaded with Southern charm and surrounded by picturesque natural features, this town of 30,000 offers many perks for buyers who are ready to set down roots. Lowder New Homes is pleased…

Read More

Perks of Living in East Montgomery, Alabama

Over the past several years, East Montgomery has become one of the most popular and in-demand suburbs of the Greater Montgomery area — and with good reason. Thanks to easy commutes, convenient amenities, and gorgeous natural surroundings — not to mention some of the top Alabama schools — it’s little wonder that so many people…

Read More
Pike Road, Aabama

Why Homebuyers Are Clamoring to Live in Pike Road, Alabama

​Pike Road, Alabama recently topped AL.com’s list of “10 Alabama Cities That Everyone Wants to Move to” — and for good reason! While still a small town by many standards, its population has nearly doubled over the past ten years — from 5,400 people in 2010 to estimates of nearly 10,000 in 2018 — making…

Read More

6 Perks of Living in Prattville, Alabama

Located just 15 miles northwest of Montgomery, Alabama, the city of Prattville is home to about 35,000 people. It’s also one of Alabama’s faster-growing communities, having grown in size by around 40 percent over the past two decades. Lowder New Homes has been building in this thriving community for years. In past years, we built…

Read More