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Founders Pointe named site for 2013 Parade of Homes

Entrance to Founders Pointe in Isle of WightThe Peninsula Housing and Builders Association (PHBA) announced it will host its 2013 Parade of Homes at Founders Pointe in Isle of Wight County, VA  May 4-19.

“Bordered by Batten Bay and James River tributaries, the Founders Pointe community blends beautifully with the surrounding environment,” said PHBA President Tim Cleary. “It’s the perfect backdrop for the creative and innovative homes our builders will offer in the 2013 Parade of Homes.”

The community was twice selected Community of the Year by PHBA, added Cleary. “It is located in a growth corridor in the Carrollton area of Isle of Wight County and has seen new home sales success in recent years.”

Nicely removed from the city, Founders Pointe is convenient to all of Hampton Roads, just 3 miles from the James River Bridge, 12 minutes to I-664 and the Harbour View area, and 25 minutes to downtown Norfolk.

More than 165 families have relocated to Founders Pointe since the grand opening in 2005, upon completion there will be 319.

search all homes for sale in founders pointeEast West Partners has developed a number of other nearby communities including Eagle Harbor, Smithfield’s Gatling Pointe, Suffolk’s The Riverfront and Liberty Ridge in  Williamsburg. Patriot’s Landing (New Kent Co.), and Riverwatch (Gloucester).

The Parade of Homes will feature at least eight fully furnished and landscaped showcase homes ranging from 2,800 to 3,600 square-feet of living space and priced from $500,000 to over $650,000.

Participating builders include: ABT Custom Homes; Birdsong Builders; Edgerton Contracting, Inc.; Garnett Construction; E.R. Lenz Contracting Inc.; Norman Miller Builder Inc.; Les Ore Construction Co. Inc., and Stephen Alexander Homes.

Founders Pointe offers its residents an 844-foot observation pier overlooking Batten Bay, a residents’ club, which features a 4,000-square-foot swimming pool with a 112-foot water slide, a playground, volleyball court and miles of walking trails.

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 Location Founders Pointe is located off Route 17 just 3 miles south of the James River Bridge Isle of Wight County, Virginia. The location is central to all of Hampton Roads, and only only minutes from the Peninsula ( Hampton, Newport News, Langley AFB)  or 25 minutes to downtown Norfolk VA on the south-side. Directions map of founders pointe

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psst … I’m a Realtor! Thanks for stopping by my website. I  would love to help you find your dream home and community in the Hampton Roads or Williamsburg areas of Virginia or to sell your existing home.

This post was authored by local resident and REALTOR, John Womeldorf. John is known around town as Mr. Williamsburg, for both his extensive knowledge of the Williamsburg/ Hampton Roads area and  and his expertise in the local real estate market. His websites, WilliamsburgsRealEstate.com and Mr Williamsburg.com were created as a resource for folks who are exploring a move to Williamsburg, VA , Hampton Roads VA and the  surrounding areas of the Virginia Peninsula. Here you can search homes for sale , active adult communities, 55+ communities, condos and townhomes , foreclosures/ REOland, building lots, commercial property  in Williamsburg , Yorktown, New Kent, Gloucester, Poquoson as well as the surrounding areas of Hampton Roads, Virginia

You can reach John by phone at 757-254-8136 or email him at John@MrWilliamsburg.com
I look forward to serving your real estate needs!
Best, John

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