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Why Ormond Beach is Central Florida's Best Kept Secret

06.11.2018

Location

 Students across the country are now graduating from high school and college. In Central Florida, the job prospects for these young professionals are better than ever, based on recent data.

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Hidden Benefits of Your Custom Home

06.09.2018

HOME & GARDEN

You might already know the many benefits of having a custom home built. That includes personalized selection every step of the way, choosing the best location, and much more. Still, some homeowners are unaware of or even overlook some of the other perks of custom home ownership.

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4 Ideas to Make a Custom Home Your Own

06.08.2018

HOME & GARDEN

One of the main draws of having a custom home built is the fact that you get to choose every element of the property. Instead of having to put up with unsavory aspects of an existing structure, you get to dictate everything from floor plans, to landscaping, right down to details such as hardware, color schemes, and more.

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More Fun Things Around Ormond Beach

05.18.2018

HOME & GARDEN

Summer is coming, and that means it’s time for family fun in the sun. Discover all the great ways to enjoy quality time with friends and loved ones in and around Ormond Beach.

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Best Ways to Celebrate Memorial Day in Ormond Beach

05.16.2018

HOME & GARDEN

The Ormond Beach area is a great place to show your patriotic pride this Memorial Day. Find out the best ways to mark this important holiday.

Memorial Day is known by many around the country as the “official kickoff of summer.” While that’s true, the significance of the date goes far beyond backyard barbecues and fireworks.

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4 Ways to Improve Energy Efficiency in Your Custom Home

05.15.2018

HOME & GARDEN

Conserving energy is both cost-effective and environmentally-friendly. Learn how you can maximize both goals in your new custom home.

Today’s custom homes are built with energy-efficiency and environmental considerations in mind. Still, there are easy steps you can take to maximize conservation.

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4 Ideas for a Spare Room

05.14.2018

HOME & GARDEN

An extra room in your custom home has a variety of uses. Learn how to make the most of out of this space.

When having a custom home built, many people choose only the space they need. While that makes sense, it’s important to think about how you’ll be using your property, including times where extra space will be beneficial.

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Summer Cleaning Tips for Your Florida Custom Home

05.09.2018

HOME & GARDEN

Nicer days mean increased house traffic from kids, guests, and pets. Use these tips to keep your home spotless all summer long.

Many people across the country dread the yearly “Spring cleaning” ritual. While that’s certainly true in Florida, as well, residents of the Sunshine State also face a unique cleaning situation as summer approaches.

 

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Landscaping Ideas for Your Custom Home

05.07.2018

HOME & GARDEN

A benefit of living in Florida is the ability to enjoy the outside of your property as much as the inside. Use these suggestions to make your backyard a haven for friends and loved ones.

One of the most relaxing aspects of a quality custom home happens outside. In Florida, year-round pleasant weather means every weekend’s an opportunity to complete yard work, partake in outdoor activities, or simply soak up the sun and enjoy company on your customized property.

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More for Your Money: Why Custom Homes Are a Great Choice

05.04.2018

HOME & GARDEN

Some homeowners wonder if it’s better to purchase an existing home or have one built. Discover the big benefits of choosing a custom home for your next residence.

Finding the perfect home where you and your family can relax, unwind, and simply enjoy life is no easy task. There are many factors to consider, such as location (including proximity to school and work), safety and security, access to amenities (airport, hospitals), and more. For some people, the process can be overwhelming.

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2018 Interior Design Trends and Inspiration

05.2.2018

HOME & GARDEN

Your home should reflect your unique personality and preferences. At the same time, it’s wise to investigate current trends. Doing so not only keeps your property up to date but also provides ideas and inspiration for home improvement projects.

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4 Steps to Realizing Your Dream Custom Home

04.18.2018

HOME & GARDEN

 

Many people dream of living in a custom home but think it’s far from their reach. The fact is, owning a custom home is easier and more affordable than you think. Find out how to get started with this advice.

There’s nothing quite like owning a custom home. Built to your specifications and preferences, these structures quickly become a haven where friends and family gather to relax, enjoy pleasant conversation, and make memories that will last a lifetime

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Fun Additions to Your Custom Home

04.04.2018

HOME & GARDEN

 

Your custom home should reflect your personal style. Learn how to add fun and interesting ideas and objects to make the residence your own.

One of the biggest perks of owning a custom home is that you get to match it to your unique personality and style preferences. Everything from the structure, to color, art, layout, even details such as faucets and equipment is open for discussion.

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Vanacore Homes Earns Top Awards in Flagler Parades of Homes

03.29.2018

NEWS

Scott and Todd Vanacore, owners of Vanacore Homes, are pleased to announce their homes were honored in the Flagler Parades of Homes ceremonies.

At the Flagler awards ceremony, the company was honored three times and for more than a decade. The awards included two Grand Awards for spectacular Palm Coast model homes:

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Vanacore Homes Showcasing in the Parades of Homes!

03.15.2018

NEWS

Vanacore Homes is pleased to be highlighted in the Volusia Parade of Homes as well as the Flagler Parade of Homes this month.

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Contributing Factors to Construction Price Increases

02.02.2018

NEWS

This year, the cost to build a new home is increasing and there are several contributing factors. While no builder ever wants to increase the amount of its product, Vanacore is committed to building the highest quality custom home construction in the region. To maintain our level of quality, it is inevitable that our construction costs must increase to do so.

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Introducing our New Estate Home Collection

12.17.2017

NEWS

If next year is yours to find the ultimate dream home for your family, Vanacore Homes presents you with our Margarita and Paradise estate homes. This year, Vanacore Homes introduced these new models for construction in the Halifax Plantation community in Ormond Beach. With living areas of 2,500 square, our new estate home collection features a focus on well-appointed details to will make your next home a luxury showcase.

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No, It's Not Too Early to Shop for a Builder

10.25.2017

NEWS

Building a new home is a huge investment, but it can also be the ultimate way to create the ideal living space. To get everything right, it’s critical to hire a competent, experienced team of designers and home builders that can execute the project on time and on budget. But at what point in a new construction project is it time to start shopping for a general contractor?

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How Open Floor Plans Affect Energy Efficiency

06.25.2017

NEWS

Open floor plans are a stylish feature of modern home design that helps reduce energy consumption. Discover how open floor plans promote energy efficiency.

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Vanacore Homes Opens Stor-It Self Storage in Flagler County

02.23.2017

NEWS

Vanacore Homes owners Scott and Todd Vanacore are pleased to announce the opening of Stor-It Self Storage, located just outside Palm Coast, Fla. In Bunnell.

“We started the building process 18 months ago and are in the final stages of completing our new Bunnell Stor-It facility,” said Scott Vanacore.

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A Blog Post About Love?

02.11.2017

EDITORIAL

A blog about love on a builder website?  Why not? Customers say they love Vanacore Homes all the time.

Following Hurricane Matthew, a Vanacore Homes customer living beachside in Ormond Beach was relieved to find her home free of any damage. “I love the peace of mind I have knowing my home was built to withstand Florida’s unexpected storms!”

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Vanacore Homes Names its Top Sales Person, Employee and Associate for 2016

01.25.2017

NEWS

Vanacore Homes is celebrating an excellent year in business!

“We are thrilled with the successes we have achieved in 2016,” said Todd Vanacore, “and are so grateful for our team, business partners, customers and community members for allowing us to enjoy such a wonderful year building homes in Volusia and Flagler counties.”

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Vanacore Homes Reflects Upon a Successful 2016

01.04.2017

NEWS

Vanacore Homes is celebrating an excellent year in business!

“We are thrilled with the successes we have achieved in 2016,” said Todd Vanacore, “ and are so grateful for our team, business partners, customers and community members for allowing us to enjoy such a wonderful year building homes in Volusia and Flagler counties.”

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What Will Scottsmoor at Halifax Plantation Look Like When it's Complete?

Take a Look...

10.8.2016

SPOTLIGHT

Scottsmoor, the newest Vanacore Homes community in Halifax Plantation, combines affordable living with style and quality. Whether you want a golf course view or a water view, there are plenty of choices. But don't wait, they're selling fast!

 

 

 

09.15.2016

NEW VS USED

Why Buy a New Vanacore Home?...

It's a fact. If you buy a used home you will spend a lot more time on maintenance and repairs than if you purchased a new Vanacore Home. While you're thinking about all the fun things you'll do with your family and friends instead of digging out the ladder, visit a Vanacore model home and learn why buying new is the clear choice.

 

 

 

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony And 25 year Celebration A Big Success

09.01.2016

NEWS

On August 24th, Vanacore Homes celebrated 25 years of successful homebuilding operations in Volusia and Flagler Counties at the newly opened Scottsmoor neighborhood in Halifax Plantation in Ormond Beach. In addition, Vanacore unveiled the beautiful new model, the Waterford.

 

 

 

Vanacore Homes to Celebrate 25 Years with Unveiling of Luxury Golf Duplex Villas

Volusia County natives and brothers Scott and Todd Vanacore, owners of Vanacore Homes, are pleased to be celebrating 25 years building homes in the Volusia/Flagler area and beyond. They will host an anniversary party, in conjunction with Ormond Beach Chamber of Commerce and Flagler County Chamber of Commerce, on August 24th starting at 4:00pm and will unveil their new luxury golf duplex villas located within the Halifax Plantation community.

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08.17.2016

NEWS

Meet The Cederbergs!

08.10.2016

Meet Eileen and Will Cederberg, two of our favorite Vanacore home owners...

 

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What in the World is Pickleball?

Since pickleball will be a part of the active lifestyle featured at Scottsmoor in Halifax Plantation, this post is dedicated to help you understand this growing sport.

Pickleball is a racquet sport suitable for all ages and particularly popular with active adults. It combines elements of badminton, tennis, and table tennis. Two, three, or four players use solid paddles made of wood or composite materials to hit a whiffle ball-like plastic ball over a net. The dimensions and layout of a badminton court, and a net and rules similar to tennis, with a few modifications.

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07.17.2016

LIFESTYLE

 

Meet Angie Masini!

06.17.2016

Angie Masini, another happy Vanacore homeowner, shares why she loves her new Vanacore home.

 

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Meet The Harveys!

06.10.2016

Patricia and Winston Harvey are so happy with their Vanacore home that they just needed to tell you about it.

 

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