TODAY: It’s party-time at all Benchmark Builders communities
Benchmark Builders has created a tasty Summer Send-off Celebration to help you savor the last sweet days of summer and enjoy a friendly barbeque. Today from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. four Benchmark communities will host a special get-together with all your favorite barbeque delights. It’s also the chance to meet the neighbors and enjoy a host of special savings and incentives specifically tailored to each community. You might even be the lucky winner of $100 gift-card drawings held at each community. Whether your preference is a spacious family-friendly home, a gorgeous townhome, or a smartly styled 55-plus home, there’s a Summer Send-off Party waiting for you. “Everyone’s invited to join us for good times and great food, so bring the family,” said Irene Blair, Director of Sales for Benchmark Builders.
Ponds of Odessa – Something for everyone; everyone will have a great time
1303 Carrick Court, Middletown, DE 19709; Phone: 302-378-7955
Perfectly located in Middletown within the top-rated Appoquinimink School District, Ponds of Odessa offers homebuyers cutting-edge town and carriage homes as well as spacious ranch-style and two-story single-family homes. The appeal of this community extends to nearly every lifestyle, from first-time buyers tired of renting, to growing families looking for more room and good schools, and those who value first-floor living. Pricing starts at a very affordable $229,900.
SUMMER SEND-OFF SAVINGS – Townhomes: Free lower level, PLUS $2,500 in settlement help, PLUS 25% off options; Carriage Homes: 50% off up to $30,000 in options PLUS $3,500 in settlement assistance through preferred lenders; Single-family Homes: Free sunroom or morning room, PLUS $4500 in settlement assistance using our preferred lender, PLUS $25% off upgrades to $40,000, PLUS the availability of the popular custom interior package specially priced at $12,500.
Village of Eastridge – 55-plus style of living rich in choices
2104 Brenford Road, Smyrna, DE 19977; Phone: 302-659-3783
This 55-plus community of ranch-style homes features a long list of standard features, including well-thought-out open-concept floor plans, the flexibility to allow the addition of a loft, extra guest bedroom as well as additional living space. The community itself has plenty of open space and a sensational private clubhouse. Many of the home sites back up to open space and wooded areas, and the community itself is mostly surrounded by reserved land that will never be developed. Two- and three-bedroom homes start at $252,500.
SUMMER SEND-OFF SAVINGS – 50% off options up to $40,000 plus 50% off, PLUS 50% off an unfinished basement.
The Town of Whitehall – A fine place to enjoy the great outdoors
900 Lorewood Grove Road, Middletown, DE 19709; Phone: 302-378-1830
The Town of Whitehall is a lifestyle experience that combines beautiful living with the convenience of planned shops, restaurants and parks, all just outside your door. It’s also a dog-lover’s paradise with so many places to take Fido for long walks or to the community dog park to frolic with canine friends. Benchmark Builders’ attention to detail is evident wherever you look. Such upscale features as maintenance-free HardieBoard siding, high-end designer finishes, spacious wrap-around front porches, striking architectural detailing and impressively designed kitchens are a few examples. The interior designs offer modern, open-concept floor plans, the availability of a first-floor owner’s bedroom suite, full basement0 that can be finished to be a full-fledged recreation or high-tech media room. 3- to 5-bedroom homes start at $324,900.
SUMMER SEND-OFF SAVINGS – 50% off options up to $75,000 plus additional savings on specific home sites.
Rothwell Estates – An upscale community in a fabulous location
126 Green Forest Drive, Middletown, DE 19709; Phone: 302-449-0280
If your preference is a grand 2-story home or a design that incorporates first-floor living, Rothwell Estates has you covered. What’s more, all home sites are generously sized and, in most cases, back up to open space of which there is an abundance throughout the community. Inside, open-concept floor plans unite the spacious family room, kitchen and breakfast areas into a fabulous living space. The well-thought-out kitchens feature plenty of storage behind designer-grade cabinets and generous pantry closets. Granite counter tops and a center island round out the many standard features. Comfort and luxury describe the owner’s bedroom suite with its spa-like bath and plenty of closet space. 3- to 5-bedroom homes start at $374,900.
SUMMER SEND-OFF SAVINGS – 25% off options up to $100,000.