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New and Existing Home Sales Continue To Rise Across the Nation

By: | | Economy, Government, News

In a positive sign for the overall U.S. economy, new home sales unexpectedly jumped in March rising 5.8 percent continuing a 3-month upward trend to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 621,000 homes sold.  This beats the expected figure of 590,000 and now reaches an 8-month high according to the Department of Commerce.   Overall new home […]

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Adventure Pointe Theme Park Granted Building Permits

By: | | Economy, Government, News

Officials of Texas City approved permits for the first two buildings of Adventure Pointe Theme Park being built off of Interstate 45 between Houston and Galveston.  KTRK ABC 13 Reports: According to the Houston Business Journal, “Construction work has been approved for Adventure Pointe’s Main Street building, which serves as the entrance to the park, […]

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Mayor Turner Talks Up Houston in Washington

By: | | Economy, Government, News

Your Mayor at Work Attracting Investment and Jobs to Houston – Mayor Sylvester Turner of Houston spoke at the Country Promotion Strategies Conference in Washington, DC on March 28, 2017 at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center. In a speech entitled, “The International Case for Houston” Mayor Turner persuasively sold the strengths of […]

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Dream Homes in Houston

By: | | Home Tours, Inside Stone Acorn

Stone Acorn Builders has been building the dream homes of Houston residents since 1999. Below is a small sample of our kitchens, livingrooms and exteriors from contemporary traditional to fiercely modern.  When you’re ready to build, you’ll love our process and our commitment to you once your home is completed. Client Review from our Houzz Profile […]

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Good News for Houston Real Estate

By: | | Economy, News

Houston’s Economy is Diversified and Rising Houston’s economy is no longer just about oil.  The oil and gas sector is coming around again but other signs of economic recovery include the rise of Houston’s Petrochemical industry which is expected to receive over $50 billion in planned investments, the high-speed rail project between Houston and Dallas […]

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The Money Pit Staircase Scene

By: | | Humor

We like to lighten the mood once in awhile and have a little fun while marketing our exquisite custom new homes.   Research has discovered many health benefits to laughter, if you would like to learn more, see the Mayo Clinic article: “Stress relief from laughter? It’s no joke.” Now that you have scientific permission, take […]

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Smart Thermostats by Lennox | Stone Acorn Houston

By: | | Brands, Inside Stone Acorn

Stone Acorn Builders uses Lennox HVAC in our custom homes. The iComfort S30 smart thermostat saves energy with Smart Away mode, automatically adjusting the temperature of your home when it detects the house in empty and returning the temperature to normal when it detects  family members are coming home. See Short Video Demo from Lennox […]

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5 Terrific Reasons to Build a Custom Home with Stone Acorn

By: | | New Business, News

1. Your Home is Built Uniquely – Your new home will be a one-of-a-kind home – custom designed and tailored to your family’s needs in the neighborhood of your choosing.  You’ll be a part of the construction process each step of the way so you’ll know your home literally ‘inside and out’. 2. Your Home is […]

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Real Estate Sales in Houston Breaks Record in 2016

By: | | News

Houston’s Diversified Economy Beats the Oil Dip with Record Real Estate Sales – The Houston Multiple Listing Service (MLS) reports record sales volume in 2016 according to listing data generated by 36,000 Realtors. “We could not be happier with the Houston housing market’s 2016 performance,” said Houston Association of Realtors Chair Cindy Hamann with Heritage […]