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Simple Living at Walden’s New Emerson Park

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Just like the book of the same name penned by Henry David Thoreau more than 150 years ago, Walden embodies living a tranquil life and one that embraces natural surroundings. Thoreau called it an “experiment in simple living.” As Charter’s Walden neighborhood continues to grow, that inspiration continues with the announcement of its newest outdoor amenity: Emerson Park.

Uncovering Your Home’s Hidden Truth

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I remember my first “a-ha” moment when deciding to make some improvements to my home. After installing a new kitchen counter top, new floor tile and upgraded appliances, a few months later I turned to my spouse and said, “It looks beautiful, but it hasn’t really change the space.

Step Away from the Shovel

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After a second winter of unforgiving cold weather and three Sundays in a row of annoying snow to shovel and ice to pick, it’s days (….and weeks…months) like these that you’ll appreciate living a low maintenance lifestyle.

Alexandria Will Put a Smile on Your Face

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Have you noticed lately that it seems every weather event has a name? In addition to warm weather hurricanes and cold weather Nor’easters we now have the Polar Vortex and the Siberian Express. And, if you’ve ever lived in the path of one of these events they may have caused a bit of anxiety as they generally aren’t happy experiences.

Vote for Your Favorite Shops at Walden!

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It’s time for annual reader polls for Harrisburg Magazine (Simply the Best 2015) and Susquehanna Style (Best of Harrisburg). This is your opportunity to let everyone know how special The Shops at Walden are just like you did last year as Tender Years and Sophia’s were named Readers’ Choice in the Harrisburg Magazine survey!

Witness History in the Making…

After years of planning, countless renderings, and the tireless effort of a passionate team of people committed to creating a place that is like no other, Arcona is finally coming to life. (Yes, this is what it will look like!) The foundation is laid for unmatched luxury townhome living in Arcona Crossroads.

A Cool Vibe Awaits You at Arcona Crossroads on the West Shore

If you think the energy and convenience of city living cannot exist in suburbia, then you’re in for a jaw-dropping experience at Arcona Crossroads in Mechanicsburg. When you first lay your eyes on the outside of these townhomes and its subdued, earthy color palette, you will immediately think “Am I downtown?”

Farewell to the Woods. Hello to the Hill.

Bishop Woods has just sold its last new home! The Charter Homes & Neighborhoods homes located in Elizabethtown were a popular location being central to both Harrisburg and Lancaster. If you were considering a new home in Bishop Woods, don’t fret, as Charter has other neighborhoods with equally great locations.

Veranda Spotlight: The Wellesley

Last week we blogged about the exciting six large home sites that remain in Veranda, East Hempfield Township’s most exciting address! One of the three home plans that you can choose from is the Wellesley, one of the most popular and sought-after designs in Lancaster County.

Let’s Talk Creative Garage Space at The Overlook

Most of the time the design of the garage isn’t high on the priority list since most people are concerned with the inside of their homes. Charter Homes & Neighborhoods does not neglect this important space in its newest town homes at The Overlook in Deer Run Commons.

Your Last Chance to Live in an Award-Winning Home in Veranda

Charter Homes & Neighborhoods is excited to announce the return of its best-selling, award-winning homes in Veranda, East Hempfield Township’s most desirable neighborhood. These are the last six sites where you will be able to build the larger Wellesley, Springfield and Alexandria home plans. Gorgeous hardwood floors and luxurious granite countertops are included in the price of these grand homes which are all about open living spaces, soaring ceilings and extra rooms (think study or mud room).

Your Window to the World at Spring Hill

So you want a home that’s not on top of your neighbors with beautiful views inside and out in a peaceful neighborhood in the hustle and bustle of Harrisburg. We know what you’re thinking…it’s more than possible. It’s Spring Hill. Perched on a hill these homes are graciously spaced with home sites averaging a half acre.

Life Has a Sweet View at The Overlook

Nestled on a hill with gorgeous, sweeping valley views is The Overlook, Charter Homes & Neighborhood’s final phase of townhome living at Deer Run Commons. Central to Interstates 283 and 322, The Overlook is a great address with super-easy access to the surrounding area. With premium outlet shopping, the popular Hersheypark theme park and the Hershey Bears professional hockey team, you won’t be at a loss for things to do.