What Makes Pahlisch’s Master-Planned Communities Special?

Picture yourself being able to stop by a fully-equipped fitness center for a quick workout after dropping the kids off at school. Or meandering home along paved trails after a trip to the community park with your pup. Maybe you’re looking for tree-lined streets and ample indoor and outdoor space to gather for activities. You can find all this and more when you call one of Pahlisch’s master-planned communities home! Today, we’re looking at what goes into designing a master-planned community, the benefits of living in one, and what makes Pahlisch’s so unique.  What is a master-planned community? We’ll start with the simplest definition and build from there. A master-planned community is a large-scale, mixed-use residential development. The term “mixed-use”

2023 Housing Market Predictions: Is Now A Good Time To Buy A House?

For many people, homeownership is the ultimate dream! After all, home isn’t just a roof over your head. It’s a space that’s wholly and uniquely yours. It’s where life’s best moments and fondest memories are made. This is why Pahlisch Homes has been committed to providing a home built with intention since 1983.  Still, recent fluctuations in the housing market have many people wondering: Is now a good time to buy a house? We’re sharing predictions from our preferred lending partner, Hixon, to educate future home buyers about what to expect in 2023.  How did the housing market change in 2022?  Between rising inflation costs, recession fears, and climbing mortgage rates, 2022 was an eventful year for the housing market.

2023 Interior Design Trends That Pahlisch Homeowners Will Love

Nothing transforms a house into a home quite like the right interior design touches. From colorful wallpapers and accent walls to soothing, nature-inspired finishes, beauty is in the eye of the beholder. But the best interior design isn’t just about aesthetics. It also improves your space’s livability and usefulness. Some of our favorite 2023 interior design trends are the perfect balance between form and function.   Pahlisch’s Favorite 2023 Interior Design Trends Interior design trends come and go, but the best ones become a through-line for years to come. Just look at trends that have withstood the test of time, like natural accent materials and neutral design palettes. We believe the best interior design trends of 2023 have the potential to

Get To Know Your Neighbors With These Community-Building Winter Activities

After a busy summer and activity-filled autumn, your winter social calendar might feel a little light. But at Pahlisch, we think this is the perfect time of year to get more deeply rooted in your community. From themed scavenger hunts and holiday recipe swaps to food drives and friendly competitions, our favorite community-building winter activities are designed to bring people together.  Pahlisch Is Committed To Building Community The benefits of choosing a Pahlisch home extend far beyond your front door. Each of our communities has been intentionally designed to bring people together. So when you move into a Pahlisch community, you might bond with your new best friend at the dog park. Or meet your neighbors while walking the kids

Winter Decor Ideas That Will Elevate Your Pahlisch Home This Season

People tend to spend more time indoors during the cold, blustery winter months. This is why it’s more important than ever for your home to be a source of comfort and joy. These winter decor ideas put a twist on the traditional with suggestions for mixing, matching, and making them your own.  Dress Up Your Pahlisch Home With These Winter Decor Ideas As Pacific Northwest home builders, we draw inspiration from the natural beauty surrounding us. That’s why our homes proudly feature northwest-inspired architecture and finishes while Pahlisch communities celebrate our connection to nature. No matter which Pahlisch community you call home, these winter decor ideas will help you embrace the season! Inspired By Nature  Fall and winter days in

Staying Home For The Holiday Season? Here Are Our Favorite Hosting Tips.

There’s just something magical about the holiday season. As temperatures drop and spirits rise, now is the season to spend more quality time with family and friends. And, if you’re anything like us, there’s no better place to be than home for the holiday season. If your plan for Thanksgiving (and beyond) involves hosting an event, we’ve got the tips you need for an unforgettable time.  Elevate Your Home For the Holiday As the designated host for the holiday season, you bring much more to the table than your grandma’s stuffing recipe. Sometimes, between decoration inspo Pinterest boards and last-minute grocery trips, it can be easy to lose track of why you decided to host in the first place. Luckily,

Introducing Easton in Bend, Oregon: Our Newest Pahlisch Homes Community

When you picture coming home, what do you see? Imagine pulling into Easton in Bend, Oregon, after a day of exhilarating runs on the mountain. With a full day in the books, you can now look forward to a glass of wine on your covered back porch and a late-night Netflix binge in your cozy great room. Pahlisch communities are designed to meet the needs of homeowners with a range of floor plans, resort-like amenities, and convenient locations.  Read on to discover why Easton might just be your home sweet home.  Easton in Bend, Oregon, Has Everything You Need To Live, Work, and Play  Our newest master-planned community (available in Fall 2022) was made for those who chase the “live

Your Dream Home, From the Ground Up

What Do You Want Most In A Pahlisch Community? At Pahlisch, the needs of our homeowners come first. Everything we create is designed with you in mind—from community amenities like paved trails and luxury pools to home design styles, HOA, and community events designed to bring neighbors together. But we’ve got to know: what tops your wish list for a Pahlisch home or community experience? Share with us in a short survey and earn an entry toward a gift card giveaway! 

Deciding Between Buying a New Construction Home or Building on Your Lot? We’ve Got Answers

To buy in a community or build on your own lot, that is the question. And at Pahlisch, we get this question a lot. If you’re familiar with our family of companies, you may know you have the option of buying a new construction home in a Pahlisch Homes community or building on your land with Pahlisch Select. So, what’s right for you? We’ll lay out the benefits to both, and then the decision-making is up to you and your goals — but of course, you always have our New Homes Specialists to turn to for that as well.   Buying a New Construction Home with Pahlisch Homes Goes Beyond Quality Homes  When thinking about buying a new construction home, you’re

Pahlisch’s Favorite Accent Paint Colors

One of the beautiful parts of homeownership is having options. From personalizing your space with a dramatic accent wall to selecting a creamy neutral for a sunny nook, the right paint colors can really up the cozy factor in your favorite room. However, it can be hard to know if you’re choosing the right shade until you see it on the whole wall. You’ll fall in love with these popular paint colors we trust for our own model homes inspired by expertly chosen annual Color Forecasts from Sherwin Williams.  Earth Tones and Organic Hues for 2022 Today’s trending home interiors feature modern, organic hues. Neutrals are anything but ordinary with the right contrasting color or splash of textures from baskets,