The Definitive Guide to Tri-Cities Washington

Tucked just inside the southeastern corner of Washington State is a gorgeous, growing region of the Pacific Northwest called the Tri-Cities. Our guide to Tri-Cities Washington covers the three distinct cities the region is named after – Richland, Pasco, and Kennewick. The name has grown to represent newer communities in the area, too (West Richland, Benton City, Burbank, and Finley), and each one of the eight boasts a personality and a way of life all its own. Uniquely situated in the Columbia Basin at the meeting point of three rivers – the Columbia, Yakima, and Snake – the Tri-Cities offers beautiful views; a sunny, mild, four-seasons climate (with much less rain than Portland or Seattle); tons of outdoor activities; and wine

Fall and Winter Pahlisch Homeowner Maintenance Checklist

Though blue skies and sunshine may still be around, now’s the perfect time to get your home ready for the snow and rain! We know, it’s practically cruel to suggest you shrug off summer and sprint ahead to fall. It almost feels unfair to ask you to do it. But by setting aside a few short stretches of time to go through the Pahlisch homeowner maintenance checklist, we’re confident that the months to come will be much easier to manage — with far fewer unexpected problems… and the bills that come with them. Clear Gutters & Downspouts Nothing ruins relaxing to the sound of the rain from inside a cozy home like a gutter or downspout overflowing. Over the course of

Why Buy a New Construction Home vs. a Resale?

If you are thinking about buying a resale home (that is, one that’s been previously owned and lived in), you will also need to consider taking on a lot of uncertainty. Because the truth is, no matter how spectacular, sound, money-saving, or superbly located that home seems, a preowned home has a significant chance of costing buyers not only expense, but also time, quality, and stress. Let’s take a look at the many reasons to buy a new construction home versus buying a resale. A SIMPLE, REWARDING SALES PROCESS Purchasing a home is one of the most meaningful investments you’ll ever make. To ensure this process is as simple and straightforward as possible, we’ve streamlined the home-buying steps to provide

A Home for Every Chapter of Life

Throughout the Pacific Northwest, people are discovering new stories for themselves and their loved ones in spaces built by Pahlisch Homes. That’s because we believe there should be a home for every chapter, every person—and we’re here to create them. Read on to find the perfect setting for your next chapter of life. 2-3 bedrooms | 2-2.5 bathrooms | 1-2 car rear-facing garage | 1,089-2,062 square feet When elevated style and low-maintenance living are high on your home-buying list, a townhome from Pahlisch Homes will more than deliver. Our airy open floor plans maximize the square footage for maximum space and light. Several features found in our traditional homes come standard in many of our townhome options. These include spacious

Smart Home Integration in Every Pahlisch Home

Do you ever wonder who’s knocking at the front door when you’re not home or if you closed the garage door on your way out? Now you can sit back and relax with Life. Connected. from Pahlisch Homes. Included in every one of our beautiful new construction homes, Life. Connected. is a collection of wide-ranging smart home integration technologies that provides safety and peace of mind to families all over the Pacific Northwest. It’s one of the ways Pahlisch Homes is committed to helping you build a worry-free life. With Life. Connected. you can monitor visitors to your home, no matter where you are. You can also keep track of who has access to your door or control the temperature

Community Resources During COVID-19

COMMUNITY RESOURCES IN THE TIME OF COVID-19 During this unprecedented time, we know that many of you are looking for resources to help your families, neighbors, and communities. We’ve compiled a list of resources for the communities where we build homes in an effort to bring useful information to our region.    SCHOOL LUNCHES This link covers the entire state of Oregon. Scroll through all major cities and your child’s school district and click the links pertaining to what’s most useful to you: https://www.myoregon.gov/2020/03/14/oregon-school-districts-provide-free-meals-during-covid-19-closure/ NW OREGON and SW WASHINGTON Most school districts and locations in NW OREGON and SW WASHINGTON offer sign-up at your school for pick-up: https://katu.com/news/local/oregon-washington-school-districts-offer-meals-to-students-amid-coronavirus-closures CENTRAL OREGON Bend & La Pine School District: https://www.bend.k12.or.us/district/parents/school-meals Redmond: Beginning Monday,

Red Cross Blood Drives

To our Friends and Families: We know this is a difficult and uncertain time. We want to do what we can to help, and we want to be a resource for our communities. Today we’re sharing information and locations regarding blood drives in each of the regions where we build homes. The Red Cross is now facing a severe blood shortage due to an unprecedented number of blood drive cancellations during this coronavirus outbreak. This blood shortage could impact patients who need surgery, victims of car accidents and other emergencies, or patients suffering from cancer. One of the most important things you can do to ensure we don’t have another health care crisis on top of the Coronavirus is to give

What Defines a Pahlisch Community?

When you drive through a Pahlisch community, you know it’s something special. You see a neighborhood that’s been thoughtfully designed and homes that are beautiful both inside and out. There’s also a sense that you can create a life for yourself and your family in one of our homes in the Pacific Northwest. Our central locations, eye-pleasing exteriors, and well-designed interiors, along with amenities such as trails and swimming pools, are the tangible assets that define our communities. You’ll also find that we’ve worked hard to make sure residents feel a true sense of belonging. With Pahlisch Homes, residents can enjoy life within the walls of their homes and the boundaries of their community. Creating a Vision Founder Dennis Pahlisch

5 Most Popular Pahlisch Homes Floor Plans

Of course, the outside of your new home needs to be special, but inside is where you really live. That’s why choosing the right floor plan is key to finding the perfect new construction home for you. Floor plans help the flow of the home, create spaces that are open and inviting, and give you the privacy you need. A smart floor plan makes the most of the home’s square footage and pays attention to both style and substance. In this blog post, you’ll find the top 5 most popular Pahlisch Homes floor plans. All single-level homes, these plans make the most of what we like to call “The Pahlisch difference.” Whether you’re drawn to our many design options such