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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…

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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…

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What to Expect When Relocating to Maxwell AFB

Located north and west of downtown Montgomery, Alabama, Maxwell-Gunter AFB is one of the nation’s most noted Air Force bases and a significant player in our national security. The base was built on the site of the original flight school created by the Wright Brothers. Today, it continues its legacy of flight education as the…

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5 Reasons to Buy a New Construction Home in Auburn, AL

Many Alabama home buyers today who want to escape the hustle-and-bustle of busy metropolitan areas are finding Auburn, Alabama to be a welcome alternative. Located just 60 miles from Montgomery, Auburn is a thriving college town, home of Auburn University, offering plenty of things to do and great value for the money. Lowder New Homes…

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Guide to Building a New Construction Home in Alabama

Between low costs and a robust housing market, it seems new construction homes are more popular in Alabama than ever. The market is especially crowded with first-time home buyers, many of whom are choosing to buy new construction homes rather than pre-existing homes. One reason for the interest in new construction (besides the economic advantages)…

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5 Reasons to Buy a New Construction Home in Prattville, AL

Located just 20 minutes from downtown Montgomery, the city of Prattville offers a near-perfect blend of small-town serenity and city convenience, combining its New England-style downtown with southern charm and hospitality. With so many great perks to living in Prattville, it’s little wonder this small-but-growing community has become one of the most popular destinations for…

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New Park’s Wilson Elementary Ranks as Top Alabama School

As a testament to the overall quality of education in Montgomery, Alabama, a new school ranking website known as The School Review has rated eight schools within Montgomery Public Schools in the top ten percent of all schools nationwide. Among those schools honorably mentioned is the new Wilson Elementary School, located within walking distance of…

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How to Buy A New Construction Home

Making the choice to become an Alabama homeowner is just the first of a long string of potential life-altering decisions you will make over the next few months, hopefully culminating with moving into your dream home. One of the first choices to make is whether to buy an existing home or to buy a new…

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Advantages Of Working With A Custom Home Builder

If you’re planning to buy your dream home, you can either hunt with a real estate agent among a variety of pre-existing homes, choose an existing new construction or work with a trusted Alabama home builder, like Lowder New Homes, to design your home with the features you want. While any of these options might…

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9 Reasons to Call Montgomery, AL Your New Hometown

We have to admit from the start: We’re a bit partial toward Montgomery, Alabama. (After all, Lowder New Homes has been building homes in Alabama’s River Region for more than 60 years!) However, we also know a thing or two about this lovely city, and if you’re thinking of moving to this area, we can…

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