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Come see Chanticleer at its Finest!

Call us biased, but the views of changing fall leaves from the hillside neighborhood Chanticleer are amongst the BEST in York County. Take in the views for miles from the newly released homesites – or step into the home already under construction and ready for you now!

The Building Blocks of The Great American Neighborhood®

The Great American Neighborhood™ Highpoint Arcona started as a sketch and a vision – and now that vision is coming to life in Lower Allen Township. The details that separate The Great American Neighborhood™ from any other neighborhood are incorporated from the ground up. The streets are lined first with Belgian block curbing to create the streetscape.

Final Chance to Claim Your View of The Grove at Walden

Are you someone who is “all about the view?” Upgrading to ocean view hotel rooms, reserving the window seat on an airplane, dreaming of the corner office with floor to ceiling windows? If that sounds like you, then one of the final 2 Hampton townhomes overlooking one of Walden’s most beautiful amenities, The Grove – is your perfect fit!

It’s all in the details at Walden

Sometimes it is the small details that make something truly special. The extra attention to make something exeptional rather than average. From the mature sycamore trees in The Grove, to the first of it’s kind TerraPark™, to the hand laid Belgian block granite curbing – these elements come together to create a neighborhood unlike any other at Walden in Mechanicsburg.

Your commute could be MUCH easier…

Who wouldn’t want a simpler commute? If you are like most people when looking for a place to call home, you want: 1. A neighborhood close to major commuter routes, (but not too close) 2. Close to local dining and shopping 3. A place where you can retreat and enjoy the natural surroundings of the neighborhood

Things are Movin’ at Towns at Meridian

Only two short years ago, Towns at Meridian was just an idea of luxury townhome living in Lower Allen Township. Now, happy homeowners are enjoying the newest amenities and the worry-free lifestyle of maintenance free townhome living. If you haven’t seen Towns at Meridian in a while – now is the perfect time to experience the neighborhood.

History In The Making at Highpoint Arcona!

History was made on Tuesday evening as the official groundbreaking ceremony was held (complete with gold shovels!) at The West Shore’s newest village – Highpoint Arcona. Township officials excitedly took part in the ceremony that marks the beginning of one of the most monumental neighborhoods to be built on The West Shore.

5 Reasons Walden Homeowners Love Village Living!

There is only one Ansley townhome remaining for sale on Walden Way in Central PA’s fastest selling neighborhood. The Ansley townhomes – situated above the businesses of The Shops at Walden, have been some of the most sought-after in the neighborhood. While the reasons are many to love the downtown village feel of Walden Crossroads – here are Walden homeowner’s top 5:

The Many Amenities of Millcreek Carriages!

The newest first floor living home designs in the national award-winning neighborhood, Millcreek are steps away from the walkable amenities of the neighborhood. Enjoy the benefits of no more mowing — meaning you can spend more time enjoying your home and less time maintaining it. The new carriage homes overlook The Great Lawn – beautifully preserved greenspace that serves as a neighborhood destination for days of play or relaxation.

Forbes Names Lancaster to US “Great Fall Getaway” List!

Longing for crisp fall days and the changing colors of leaves? It’s hard to believe that fall is right around the corner (especially with all of this humidity!) – but it is, and today Forbes published their list of “Five Great Fall Trips” – and Lancaster made the list.

The Best People – Welcoming Homeowners to The Best Addresses!

We believe that choosing to Live Someplace Special® is a decision that should be handled by the Best People in the industry. That is why we are proud to have passionate Neighborhood Sales Managers as part of our Home Team to guide our homeowners through each step of “The Charter Way” — the steps to make their Charter home their own.

Winner! 2014 Best of the West Shore!

The readers of The Carlisle Sentinel have spoken! Once again they have selected Charter Homes & Neighborhoods as the recipient of “Best New Home Builder” and “Best Townhome Neighborhood – Walden“ in the 2014 Best of West Shore Contest. Pictured: The Hartford Townhomes at Walden, Mechanicsburg.

Grandview: Newest Design Ideas of 2014

Fresh off the drawing boards are the newest ideas about Living Design™, incorporated into the newest homes built in the newest neighborhood in Manheim Township, Grandview. The neighborhood is located within the iconic Grandview Heights neighborhood and captures the historic charm and combines with the modern amenities and trends of modern home living.

Front Porch Decorating Ideas – Light it Up with Lanterns!

Front Porch Decorating Trends: Lanterns Your front porch is often the first thing you notice when you pull up to your home – and an area for relaxing and socializing with your family and neighbors. Decorating your front porch can be a fun ritual for each and every season.

How Much Could Waiting to Buy Cost You?

You’ve done your research, you’ve found your perfect neighborhood, chosen the home design that fits your lifestyle, and even picked out the homesite where you picture building the home of your dreams. But–you wonder if now is the best time to buy, so you wait.

New Home Buying Tips – What Matters Most to You?

When shopping for a new home, many buyers feel overwhelmed by the sheer amount of options and information available. When beginning the research for buying a home (especially if you’re a first time home buyer), here are a few tips to keep in mind: Know What Matters Most to You

Explore The Great American Neighborhood®

Walk down the street of The Great American Neighborhood® and you will instantly notice the differences that create places like no other. All of these details have been thoughtfully planned to create the most inviting and liveable neighborhoods in Central PA. Planning a neighborhood scaled for people requires the art of blending nature with design–which is something that is important when you respect what was and imagine what can be, when planning the next Great American Neighborhood®.