Going Solo on Buying a Home – Tips for Buying a Home by Yourself

Married couples are the most common homebuyers. It makes sense because it’s typically easier to afford a down payment and qualify for a larger home loan with two income streams. But that doesn’t mean you have to wait until you’ve walked down the aisle before becoming a homeowner! There’s been an increase in single buyers … read more “Going Solo on Buying a Home – Tips for Buying a Home by Yourself”

Simple Ways to Make Your Home a Sanctuary

Our homes have become a one-stop shop for everyday life. They have served as our offices, schools, and entertainment centers in addition to hosting regular tasks of eating, sleeping, and relaxing. With our homes serving multipurpose functions, it’s now more important than ever to have a calming space where you can slow down, relax, and … read more “Simple Ways to Make Your Home a Sanctuary”

Why is Home Insurance Important?

Your home is more than just a roof over your head. It’s filled with your belongings, memories, and comforts. So, it makes sense to do everything you can to protect this invaluable possession. That’s what makes home insurance a smart investment; it provides a sense of security of knowing your home and belongings are protected. … read more “Why is Home Insurance Important?”

Common New Homebuyer Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

We know that when you are buying your very first home, it’s an exciting and emotional time. We also know it can be stressful. There are a few things you can do to help alleviate some of these feelings and stress by educating yourself on these common mistakes, we see first time homebuyers make. First, … read more “Common New Homebuyer Mistakes and How to Avoid Them”

Sisters High School 2020 Hayden Homes $2,500 Scholarship Recipient

It is Hayden Homes’ honor to partner with Sisters High School and the Sisters Arts Association to showcase the incredible talent of Sisters Country youth and contribute to the region’s vibrant arts scene with the $2,500 Hayden Homes Art Scholarship. Dan Schmidt, a 2020 Sisters High School graduate, created this year’s winning concept. A team … read more “Sisters High School 2020 Hayden Homes $2,500 Scholarship Recipient”

How to Incorporate Pantone’s 2021 Colors of the Year Into Your Home

Using color in your interior décor is a great way to try out new trends. This year’s Pantone Colors of Year, Ultimate Gray and Illuminating, are “A marriage of color conveying a message of strength and hopefulness that is both enduring and uplifting.”  Ultimate Gray and Illuminating, which is a bright yellow hue, are two … read more “How to Incorporate Pantone’s 2021 Colors of the Year Into Your Home”

Holiday Staging Tips and Ticks

 We are thrilled to present some simple holiday staging tips and tricks to help you make the most of your space, when setting up for the holiday. With Karie Bomstad, Owner and Stager at Staging Spaces and Design                 Tips For Decorating The Front Porch The front … read more “Holiday Staging Tips and Ticks”

Eat, Drink, Give & Support Local

We know the holiday shopping season looks different this year. We also know our local businesses and community members need our support.  They are an integral part of making our communities great, unique places to live. We hope our holiday guide helps you find meaningful ways to connect with local business and nonprofits, which in … read more “Eat, Drink, Give & Support Local”

How to Save for a New Home While Renting

Are you currently renting but dream of owning your own home? You’re not alone! There are a lot of benefits of owning your own home but it can feel overwhelming trying to figure out how to save. How do renters make the leap to home ownership? While the answer depends on each individual person, you … read more “How to Save for a New Home While Renting”

Discover the Benefits of Homeownership

For many, homeownership is the pinnacle of the American Dream. It’s a milestone we look forward too even with all of the responsibilities that are associated with owning your own home. However, there are plenty of benefits that come along with it! If you’re renting, or in the market for a new home and you’re … read more “Discover the Benefits of Homeownership”