What Makes Whispering Canyon the Perfect Place to Live?

Trying to find the perfect community to move to is a tough decision for anyone to make! There are many things to consider including where you work, school districts, and proximity to family. No matter your stage of life, Whispering Canyon – located at the Caughlin Ranch near the foothills of Reno, Nevada – is … Continued

Why Buy a Home Before Back-to-School?

Doesn’t it seem like summer just started? It’s hard to believe that in a few short weeks everyone will be thinking about going back-to-school shopping and schools will start welcoming students back. We know it can be easy to just let the summer fly by, but why not consider making a big move before the … Continued

Latitudes: Living the Dream in Elk Grove, CA

Thinking about making the move to Elk Grove, California? We’ve got five reasons to live the dream at Latitudes. From a quick drive to bustling city-life to the practicality of a low mortgage, we’re here to make the decision easy. Proximity to Downtown Sacramento – One of the best things about Latitudes living? The short … Continued

Summer Events in Reno

Considering making the move to Reno, Nevada? We’ve got eight summer events that will convince you this is the perfect city for you! Whether you’ve been eyeing the Whispering Canyon community or have your sights set on our upcoming community Bridle Gate, these summer events will only confirm all the fun there is to be … Continued

End of Spring Savings for Quick Move-In Homes

Tim Lewis Communities has had a busy Spring season and we are so excited to move into Summer! In the spirit of spring cleaning, we’re offering amazing designer upgrades and incentives on our homes available now. Move over summer and get the kids settled before school while having the space and beauty you’ve always dreamed … Continued

The Summit – Spring Update

Spring is bringing lots of excitement here at Tim Lewis Communities! The Summit at Whitney Ranch will be dropping their Sales Trailer on April 22nd. We are very excited to have this Sales Trailer open and available for those interested in learning more about the Summit. We will have the opportunity to connect with you … Continued

Sutter Park Breaking Ground

Tim Lewis Communities is excited to introduce you to Sutter Park, a vibrant new development within one of Sacramento’s most sought-after neighborhoods. This community has been highly anticipated, and Tim Lewis Communities is eager to share more about this special development in East Sacramento. Sutter Park is situated within historic East Sacramento and has evolved … Continued

Introducing the Summit at Whitney Ranch

Many families are quickly calling Rocklin, California their home, and for good reason! The Rocklin community showcases not only stunning landscapes and parks but also a renown school district and endless amenities. The Summit at Whitney Ranch is the perfect place to consider settling down. Read on to learn more about everything the Summit at … Continued

Poppy Lane – Grand Opening

The Celebration Continues! Traditions, Classics, and Legacy at Poppy Lane in Elk Grove, CA are still celebrating their Grand Opening! Tour 8 beautiful, solar-ready models, and meet our fantastic sales agents! Poppy Lane residents enjoy beautiful new homes in Elk Grove, with close proximity to the expansive future park within walking distance from your new … Continued

Latitudes – Grand Opening

  Latitudes at Monterey Village in Elk Grove, CA is having a Grand Opening Event on Saturday, February 16th from 11am-2pm! This innovative gated community will make you LOVE where you live! Enjoy low-maintenance, modern living in these single-family homes with 2-car garages; as well as a community pool and Tot Lot!!   The Grand … Continued

Specials You’ll Fall in Love With

*The Enclave in Dublin CA Fall in love with these Quick Move-In specials! There are several different reasons to fall in love with your new home! There are three amazing communities that have Quick Move-In homes available. These homes all have several thousands of dollars in upgraded features. Don’t miss the opportunity to live in … Continued

What’s New at Tim Lewis Communities

It’s the beginning of a new year and we’ve certainly been busy! If you’re considering a move and looking for a new home, we have some great new homes in Northern California for you to consider. East Sacramento’s highly coveted Sutter Park is a new community woven into Sacramento’s historic fabric and modern culture. And … Continued

New Year, New Specials

Make 2019 the year of buying your new home! There are so many benefits to buying a new home in 2019 and we have some specials to make the New Year extra sweet! There are three amazing communities that have Quick Move-In homes available. These homes all have several thousands of dollars in upgraded features. … Continued

New Elk Grove Park – Coming Soon

We’re so excited to share that there will be a new Elk Grove Park coming to the neighborhood for our Elk Grove residents to enjoy. The city already has the reputation as one of the best Sacramento suburbs in which to raise your family, and now they’re adding a cool new Elk Grove park!! Here … Continued

Fall Into Spectacular Savings

Save thousands on new Quick Move-In Homes With beautiful design packages! Gourmet kitchen – Upgrades Throughout – Energy Efficient Homes!   Tim Lewis Communities is so excited to tell you about our fall savings! We have a wide selection of beautiful homes available for Quick-Move-In and at great savings at several different communities that will … Continued

End of the Year Closeouts

It’s officially fall, which means we’re in the home stretch to the end of the year! We’ve had an incredible year crafting homes of solid value throughout Northern California and Northern Nevada, and as the year comes to an end we’re excited to share some of our Quick Move-In Homes in two of our highly-coveted … Continued

Top 5 Reasons Why Living in Dublin, CA is the Best

We always knew that living in Dublin, CA is the best, but now this incredible city has been recognized by Money Magazine as one of the top 10 best places to live in America! It’s not hard to understand why, as Dublin, CA is also the second fastest growing city in California and was listed … Continued

Benefits of Buying a New Home at Year’s End

To buy or not to buy? A good question, especially when it comes to making a decision about buying a new home! A home is often the largest purchase in a person’s lifetime, which is why it’s so important to consider all your options before making that big decision. Do you buy a new home … Continued

Benefits of Buying a Quick-Move-In Home

There are several benefits to buying a QMI Home! A quick-move-in home (QMI) by definition is new home that is complete or almost complete. It is either on the market or will be very soon! There are several reasons it’s a great idea to buy a QMI home in this growing market. Your home will … Continued

Buying Your New Home at Latitudes in Elk Grove Will Save You Money!

Housing markets in the greater Sacramento Area continue to grow. Elk Grove is a fun-filled city with an abundance of entertainment and restaurants. It’s also incredibly close to downtown Sacramento – just 25 minutes away. Currently, Elk Grove renting prices are higher than a mortgage would be at Latitudes in Monterey Village by Tim Lewis … Continued

Summer Spectacular Savings – The Enclave in Dublin, CA

Don’t miss the opportunity to live in the home of your dreams! Up to $75,000* off! Tim Lewis Communities is featuring their gorgeous homes in Dublin, CA with a Spectacular Savings Event – just in time for back to school. These offers are incredibly rare! Read more to learn about the Savings Event and the … Continued

The Best Schools in Folsom, CA

There are several schools near Preserve at the Parkway in Folsom, CA! We’ve highlighted a school for each grade with great academics and close vicinity to Preserve at the Parkway. Keep reading to learn more about the benefits of living in this beautiful new home community. Elementary School There are two primary Elementary Schools zoned … Continued

Summer Activities in Dublin, CA

The weather is starting to heat up! What’s the best way to spend your summer when you live in Dublin, CA? Who doesn’t love to visit the The Alameda County Fair when it’s in town? This is the perfect time of year for Family Campouts and 4th of July activities in the area. Keep reading … Continued

Spring & Summer Activities in Folsom, CA

Folsom, CA is rated in the top 10 places to live in California, and for good reason. It’s a small town with a lot of personality! It has a highly ranked school system. There are a ton of spring activities in Folsom, CA. The Folsom Lake is just 9 minutes away from Tim Lewis Communities … Continued

Benefits of Living in Dublin, CA

Living in Dublin, CA puts you in the heart of the Bay Area and offers a ton of opportunities for families! Just 50 minutes away from Tim Lewis Communities’ The Enclave is historic San Francisco, CA where there are ample amounts of site-seeing and outdoor activities to partake in. Dublin is very community-oriented, which is … Continued

Spring Activities in Elk Grove, CA

Warmer weather is finally here and there is an abundance of spring activities in Elk Grove, CA. Every month the city puts on different events. In April, attend the local brewfest that happens every year, or Off The Grid Food trucks at the Sacramento Zoo! If that doesn’t sound fun, the grand opening on of … Continued

Benefits of Living in Whispering Canyon at Caughlin Ranch

There are several amazing reasons to live in Reno, NV. Residents of Whispering Canyon at Caughlin Ranch enjoy the benefits of blossoming economic opportunity, outdoor activities, and great schools for their children. Locals also get to enjoy zero state income tax! How amazing would that be? Read more to learn how the economy is growing … Continued

New Homes in Elk Grove, CA Latitudes by Tim Lewis Communities

Access to Sacramento and The Bay Area Just a shy 22 minutes from Sacramento, CA – the city of trees and America’s Farm-to-Fork Capital. Take a short drive from Elk Grove to enjoy downtown restaurants, the Sacramento Zoo or visit the Capital! If you’re up for a slightly longer drive – head down to the … Continued

Spring Activities In Reno, Nevada

It’s the first week of Spring! There are a tremendous amount of family activities to do in Reno. Whether you are interested in snow activities or spending some time in a museum, there are endless opportunities. Read through our list of fun activities to do in Reno this spring. Mt. Ski Resort: Don’t miss a … Continued

Find Homes Near The Best Schools in Elk Grove

When you choose your new home, you want to make sure you’re setting your family up for the brightest future possible. After all, this is the home your children will grow up in! They’ll do their homework in the den or at the kitchen island; they’ll play in the backyard; they’ll attend the local schools. … Continued

Discover New Homes in the Bay Area!

The housing crisis in San Francisco and surrounding cities is driven by a demand that far outweighs the supply of housing. That’s why it’s so exciting to see new homes in the Bay Area! Tim Lewis has new housing on the horizon for San Franciscans looking for a new setting in both Dublin and Lathrop. … Continued

Six Hot 2018 Design Trends You’ll Love

Looking for a fresh start in the new year? Then it’s time to redecorate! If you’re looking for a little inspiration, you’ll love these six 2018 design trends. From new colors and textures to adding more lighting, read on to discover great ways to freshen up your living space. Six 2018 Design Trends To Inspire … Continued

Buying vs Renting: Which Is Right For You?

You’ve been browsing houses on Zillow, you’ve got a home decor board on Pinterest a mile long, but buying a house still feels like a huge jump. If you’re having the buying vs renting debate, there can be a lot to consider. Read on to unpack the benefits of buying your own home instead of … Continued

Introducing – Whispering Canyon by Tim Lewis Communities

Development is well on it’s way and the sales and information trailer is open at Whispering Canyon at Caughlin Ranch, our latest community of new homes in Reno! Can you picture yourself strolling through the parks of Caughlin Ranch, or dropping the kids off at school at Caughlin Ranch Elementary? Can you see yourself living … Continued

Where are the best Reno schools? Near Tim Lewis Communities!

Is the elegant high desert and thrill of living near some of the world’s best ski resorts calling you? Our charming Reno communities are part of a vibrant cultural landscape, but we know that choosing a home isn’t all about the excitement – you have to make certain practical decisions for your family, too, like … Continued

What’s Hot in Home Decor and Design

Home decor and design showcase your individuality, style and personality. A house becomes a home through the personal touches we add and the emotions we convey with our decor. When it comes to design, at Tim Lewis Communities we pride ourselves on offering design options that allow our homebuyers to add the personal touches that … Continued

Hiring New Home Warranty Representative – Lathrop, CA

Tim Lewis Communities is a home builder with more than 30 years of experience crafting homes of solid value and exceptional appeal for hundreds of satisfied homeowners. We are seeking a New Home Warranty Representative to work in our Lathrop, CA community with 2+ years’ experience working within the homebuilder industry. Successful applicant will possess … Continued

Hiring New Home Warranty Representative- Reno, NV

Tim Lewis Communities (Nevada), Inc. is a homebuilder with more than 30 years of experience crafting homes of solid value and exceptional appeal for hundreds of satisfied homeowners. We are building a new community in Reno, NV and are seeking a New Home Warranty Representative with 2+ years’ experience working within the homebuilder industry. Successful … Continued

Hiring New Home Warranty Field Manager – Roseville, CA

Tim Lewis Communities is a home builder with more than 30 years of experience crafting homes of solid value and exceptional appeal for hundreds of satisfied homeowners. We are looking to hire a New Home Warranty Field Manager located out of our Roseville, CA Corporate office. Must have 3+ years related experience in the home … Continued

Pricing Your Home – 5 Tips On How to Price Correctly

Preparing to sell your home is a multi-faceted task. The decision to sell can be emotional with nostalgia attached to your current home and the excitement of looking forward to your next home. But when it comes to correctly pricing your home, you want to leave emotion out of the process. We’ve put together 5 … Continued

Benefits of Buying a Brand New Home vs An Existing Home

Purchasing your home is one of the biggest decisions you’ll make. Your home is your largest investment and we understand that there are many factors that go into finding the right home for you and your family. At Tim Lewis Communities we keep our eventual homebuyers in mind from the moment we first purchase the … Continued

Where to Find Summer Fun in Roseville

Looking for nearby activities to fill your calendar? You’re in luck! It’s easy to find summer fun in the Roseville, CA area. From lazy days on the water to the adrenaline rush of riding Riptide at Sunsplash, to indoor skydiving and everything in between, Roseville has a wide variety of activities for you and your … Continued

The Enclave, Outstanding Local Schools and So Much More

Tim Lewis Communities takes pride in every detail of what our new home communities offer to our future homeowners, long before a single home is built. The quality of life surrounding our future communities; outdoor recreation, convenience and local schools are top-of-mind for us, because we know they will be top-of-mind for you. Enter The … Continued

Benefits of a Multigenerational Home

According to a recent Pew Research report “a record 57 million Americans, or 18.1% of the population of the United States, lived in multigenerational family households in 2012, double the number who lived in such households in 1980.” The growing trend is crossing all races and ethnicities and the benefits of a multigenerational home can … Continued

Now Hiring Construction Managers And Assistant Construction Managers!

We’re excited to announce the following opportunity to join the Tim Lewis Communities Team!  If you are interested in joining a thriving, quality homebuilding company with a fun and innovative team, take a look at the position description and apply to the link below! Now Hiring Construction Managers and Assistant Construction Managers In Reno, NV … Continued

Now Hiring A Purchasing Agent in Roseville, CA!

We’re excited to announce the following opportunity to join the Tim Lewis Communities Team!  If you are interested in joining a thriving, quality homebuilding company with a fun and innovative team, take a look at the position description and apply at the link below!   Now Hiring A Purchasing Agent In Roseville, California Tim Lewis … Continued

Explore the Trails of Rocklin and Roseville

When we choose where we’re going to build a new home community, we take many factors into consideration. Accessibility to the best features of the surrounding communities is always on our mind. We want our new homeowners to have the best schools, shopping, entertainment and outdoor access available to them. Walking, hiking and biking trail … Continued

Celebrate Mother’s Day in South Placer County

Mother’s Day is around the corner! If you haven’t made plans yet, you’re in luck because there are many wonderful ways to celebrate Mother’s Day in South Placer County. Whether you want to spend the weekend sampling delicious, berry-focused foods and have family-style fun at the Placer County Fairgrounds, or treat Mom to a brunch … Continued

Benefits of Buying in a Community with a Homeowners Association

We want to change the image of HOAs you may have and share the benefits of buying in a community with a Homeowners Association. We think that after you read through our list that the words “Homeowners Association” will bring up an image of joyful pride. Top 3 Benefits of Joining a Homeowners Association: Community … Continued

Top Personal Budgeting and Finance Apps for 2017

Getting your finances in order should always a be a priority, especially if you’re gearing up to buy a home this year. With the peak of housing season only a few months away, it’s the perfect time to get your finances in order so you can qualify for your home loan. But don’t worry, you … Continued

Grand Opening of Crystal Cove at River Islands on February 11th

Tim Lewis Communities is excited to announce the grand opening of Crystal Cove at River Islands, our newest community. You’re Invited To The Grand Opening of Crystal Cove At River Islands Join us this Saturday, February 11th, from 11am to 4pm at Crystal Cove at River Islands. Attendees will tour three of Crystal Cove’s awe-inspiring … Continued

Home Design Trends for 2017 – What’s In and What’s Out

New Year! New Home! New Design Trends! 2017 is here and the latest in home decor and design trends mean plenty of jewel tones, sustainability, practicality, texture and green in every shade. Whether you’re refreshing your current home’s decor or creating the registry for your new home, you’ll want to scroll through our list of what’s … Continued

Tim Lewis Communities Now Hiring for Two Positions

We’re excited to announce two excellent opportunities to join the Tim Lewis Communities team in our corporate headquarters! If you are interested in joining a thriving, quality homebuilding company with a fun and innovative team, take a look at the positions we are now hiring for, below! Escrow Coordinator We are looking for an Escrow … Continued

Monte Vista at Mount Rose Welcomes New Sales Agent

Monte Vista at Mount Rose, a community of Silvercrest Homes by Tim Lewis Communities, is growing. Not only are we growing by the completion of some of the gorgeous new homes in our unique and luxurious setting, but also with the addition of our new sales agent, Mary Ann Woodward. Monte Vista at Mount Rose … Continued

Tim Lewis Communities Welcomes a New Agent at Crowne Point

Our Sales Agents are a very important part of our team. The Tim Lewis Communities team is welcoming a new agent at Crowne Point, our Premier Luxury community in Rocklin. Adding the right person makes all the difference for all our Crowne Point visitors and homebuyers. We feel confident that Ginna Geren will help each … Continued

What’s Trending: New Home Decor Trends for Autumn

(photo courtesy of inthenewhouse.com)   Moving into your newly constructed home is an exciting time. From roof to floor and everything in between, things are gleaming and new and await your personal touch. While everyone has their own particular style, it’s always inspiring to see what’s trending for new home decor. We did our research … Continued

Tim Lewis Communities – Proud Sponsor of the 2016 BIA Home Tour

The BIA Home Tour is back, and better than ever! After a ten-year hiatus, we are excited to see this event return. This year’s BIA Home Tour highlights 56 participating regional communities in Elk Grove, El Dorado Hills, Davis, Rocklin, Roseville, Galt, Lincoln, Woodland, and Granite Bay. The BIA Home Tour runs on two separate … Continued

Top Memorial Day Events Around the Bay

    Memorial Day is a day of honor and remembrance of soldiers who gave everything. This Memorial Day Weekend you will find plenty of events, ceremonies and attractions See the top events and places to explore this weekend around the Bay Area. Memorial Day Military Ceremonies and Events   The Presidio This former military … Continued

Top 10 Things to do this Spring Break Near Roseville, CA

Discover Things to do Near Roseville for Spring Break! With spring break considered the pre-game to Summer, many families are making plans to enjoy this extra time together.  Whether you’re looking for a bit of adventure or want to keep it simple check out these fun places where you’ll be sure to make some memories. … Continued

Why Should You Move to Rocklin, California?

  Everybody dreams of owning a home in a great community. With top schools and wonderful opportunities for them and their family, Rocklin has become that place for many. If you’re not familiar with the Rocklin area, this article will enlighten you to all that the city and Placer County has to offer. Named one … Continued

Holiday Events Near Tim Lewis Communities

It’s official, it’s cold outside. While we rather stay indoors near the fireplace, there are so many events and performances to go see this winter season with the family. At Tim Lewis Communities, we know that much of your life is lived beyond your front door. That’s why we build in carefully selected locations within … Continued

College Bound at River Islands Technology Academy

At Tim Lewis Communities we understand that an excellent location, a good community and top quality schools are factored into the future of you and your family’s needs. We pride ourselves on building exceptional homes located near good medical care, abundant recreational activities and excellent schools. Our latest development is within the master-planned community of … Continued

Tim Lewis Communities at the MAME Awards

The MAME Awards is a banquet held by the North State Builders Industry Association. This year was the 40th anniversary of the MAME awards which showcased the best designs, marketing campaigns and many more traits to a home building company. We have some very exciting news to share—Tim Lewis Communities won four different awards this … Continued

Providing 5 Star Quality Into Everything For Our Homebuyers

At Tim Lewis Communities, we have a mantra that we believe in and which guides all that we do—It’s simple yet precise. Our commitment is in bringing five-star quality home to our families.   As a Northern California homebuilder with more than 30 years of experience, we are crafting homes of solid value and exceptional … Continued

Thank You for Coming to The Promontory Grand Opening

We wanted to thank everyone for joining us at our Promontory Grand Opening weekend in San Jose this past month. We celebrated our newest community in the beautiful Evergreen foothills with our team, partners and other attendees. Our community is comprised of twelve exclusive luxury home sites within the prestigious Evergreen school district. With sweeping … Continued

How Eliant Surveys Shape Your Homebuying Experience

In this 4 part series we’re going to be talking about Eliant Surveys. What they are, why they matter, how they work, and how this sets Tim Lewis Communities apart as we strive for excellence from start to finish, in the homebuying process.

Tim Lewis proudly supports Del Oro High School!

Last weekend we had the pleasure of supporting Del Oro High School’s fundraising efforts toward their new aquatic center. Members of the community and supporters of the school gathered at the Blue Goose in Loomis, for an evening of fundraising and fun with the Parrotheads!

Advantages of Purchasing a Newly Constructed Home

We may be biased, but it seems that when the subject of newly constructed homes vs. existing homes comes up, the opinions are always in favor of the newly constructed homes. As a matter of fact, Trulia’s latest survey on the subject showed that twice as many people prefer new homes to existing homes when … Continued

We Have 2 Story Homes Waiting for Their Families to Find Them

Our Roseville community, Vista Ridge and our Rocklin community, Crowne Point each have gorgeous two-story, luxury houses that are waiting for their families to call them home. Buying a home is always full of options to weigh and choosing between a one-story or two-story home could be difficult. Evaluating your family and lifestyle is a … Continued

Fannie Mae Announces Upcoming Short Sales Changes

If you’ve gone through a pre-foreclosure (short sale) and are thinking of becoming a homeowner again, it’s important to know about the fast-approaching changes announced by Fannie Mae. As of August 16th, 2014, the waiting period for a new home purchase after a pre-foreclosure or deed in lieu of sale, will be changed from 2 … Continued

Upcoming Events Around Rocklin

What’s going on this summer in Rocklin? The answer is A LOT! We are a busy community full of lively individuals who want to get out and make the most of this place we call home. Residents of the Rocklin, Roseville, Loomis, Auburn, and Granite Bay areas take note: there are a ton of fun … Continued

Vista Ridge Grand Opening Thank You

A big thank you to everyone who came to the Vista Ridge grand opening to help us celebrate this beautiful Tim Lewis new home community in Roseville, CA. There were three models on display for the opening, and our sales associate, Linda Sender, was on hand to answer questions and show our guests some of … Continued

Crowne Point Grand Opening March 15th & 16th

After much anticipation, we at Tim Lewis Communities are proud to announce the Grand Opening of our newest community, Crowne Point in Rocklin on March 15th & 16th, 2014 from 11am-5pm. Conveniently located close to I-80, and tucked amid the majestic heritage oak trees, Crowne Point is centrally located near all the best Rocklin and … Continued

Roseville and Rocklin: What’s to Love?

What’s to love about Roseville and Rocklin? Oh, just about everything! With the recent additions of Crowne Point and Vista Ridge added to the Tim Lewis Communities family, we’ve put down roots to built these new home communities in one of Northern California’s most desirable places to live. And exactly why are these particular pieces … Continued

#CrushonTLC and Win Valentine’s Dinner on Us!

We at Tim Lewis Communities wanted to show some love in Roseville and Rocklin this Valentine’s day, and what better way to do that than to give you all chance to win dinner on us at Crush 29 wine bar and restaurant! Crush 29 is one of Roseville’s coveted dinner hotspots, offering mouthwatering fare and … Continued