6 Easy Ways to Increase the Value of Your Home

Written by: Neil Scarano Most homes gain value over time, but you can speed things up if you want to make your house marketable, and get the highest offer. Here are six easy ways to increase the value of your home. 1. Perform Routine Maintenance The number one thing you can do to maintain and … Continued

Keep your Manufactured Home Cool this Summer!

There are so many things to love about summer. The family picnics, the festivals, the pool parties. Summer is synonym of FUN! But there’s one thing that no one enjoys about this time of year – HIGH utility bills! Keeping your home cool without abusing the A/C can be a challenge during the hot days … Continued

5 Ways to Get Ready for Back to School Season!

The summer is OVER– these are words that nobody is ready to hear. Here are a few recommendations to make the back-to-school struggle a bit easier both for you and your kids! Sleep/Wake Times Often during the summer both children and parents relax their sleep and wake schedules to enjoy the freedom that comes with … Continued

Loma Vista Celebrates the Grand Opening of the New Welcome Center!

Thank you to everyone that made it out to the grand opening of our Loma Vista Welcome Center this weekend! We had over 200 people stop by the celebration including residents, future residents, and community staff. Our guests enjoyed taco trucks, arcade room, raffles, and children of all ages splashed the heat away at the … Continued

Curb Appeal for your Manufactured Home

Let’s talk about “Curb Appeal.” What is it and why should you care? Curb Appeal is defined as the attractiveness of a property and its surrounding when viewed from the street.  Why is it important?  Even if you are not selling your home, you should be mindful of curb appeal. An attractive view of your … Continued

Tips to Downsize the Easy Way

Downsizing is liberating and exciting , however, getting rid of your belongings can also be quite challenging. Even though manufactured homes are quite spacious (many with over 1000 square feet and open floor plans) you’ll need to prep before downsizing to a manufactured home. Here are some tips to follow to make your move as … Continued

The Do’s & Don’ts of Purchasing a Home

Here is a list of Do’s & Don’ts to keep in mind when you’re in the process of purchasing a home! DO Keep in Mind Payment Affordability Avoid payment shock by establishing a budget for your monthly payment that feels comfortable and be sure to keep in mind other monthly liabilities such as car payments, … Continued

3 Tips To Find The Perfect Home

Payment Affordability Payment affordability is determining how much of your monthly income must be put aside to pay for your home. The golden rule is your monthly home payment should not exceed 28% of your gross monthly income. The 28/36 rule can help you calculate this. Be realistic about your budget and be sure to … Continued

Is There Such Thing As GOOD Debt?

Is there such thing as “Good Debt”? People spend years trying to get out of debt, so you might not believe in the idea of a good debt. How can it be, right? Actually – there is such thing as good debt and bad debt. Author, financial coach and TED Speaker, Tammy Lally defines good … Continued

Your Grandkids will love your Senior Community in Austin

Are your grandkids visiting your senior community in Austin this summer? There are many options to keep them happy this summer! Are your grandkids visiting you this summer and you want to make sure you have options of things to do together? One of the many benefits of living at The Reserve at Oak Ranch, … Continued

Moving to Texas? Here’s What to Know Before Your Move

Written by: Danielle Kozich Moving is an event that just about everyone will face at some point. Some people move because of a job change. Others call a new place home to attend school or to be closer to family members. It’s also not uncommon for a person to move simply to start over. Regardless … Continued

3 Financial Mistakes People Often Make Before Buying a Home

Written by: Danielle Kozich 3 Financial Mistakes People Often Make Before Buying a Home   You’ll likely never make a bigger purchase in your life than buying a home. This will affect your finances for the next few decades, so it’s vital that you are wise throughout the home-buying process. If you are not careful, … Continued

Loma Vista Expansion

Austin is growing, and so is our community here at Loma Vista! Our community is adding in 150 new lots, with move-in ready homes coming as soon as early 2022. Here at Roberts Communities, our goal has always been to provide a premium lifestyle at an affordable price. We’re excited to get our residents on … Continued

How to Avoid Hidden Costs During a Roof Replacement

Replacing a roof can be one of the most expensive things you do for your home. Even a simple asphalt shingle roof with no complicating factors can cost $5,000+, and many other styles and sizes of roof will cost much more. But what happens when you look at your bill afterward and it’s thousands of … Continued

Experience Home Shopping Online

At Roberts Communities our priority has always been to deliver high quality homes and an exceptional experience to our homeowners. These priorities have not changed, only the online opportunities we now have. Our team at Roberts Communities is here to help guide you along the way toward fulfilling your dream of moving into a brand-new … Continued