Blog - 'Port Charlotte'

Retiree Hot Spot: Punta Gorda Florida

Welcome to Punta Gorda

Maronda Homes finds treasure in Punta Gorda If kids find their dreams in Disney World, where do the retirees go? Welcome to Punta Gorda Florida! Enthusiasts from all over the world find their retirement in Punta Gorda. From fishing and boating, to even enjoying a cocktail on a dock, finding your peace is easy in […]

Community Spotlight: Villas at Charleston Park North Port Florida

Villas at Charleston Park

Living in The Villas at Charleston Park! Welcome to the beautifully gated Maronda Homes community, Villas at Charleston Park. Located in North Port Florida, Villas at Charleston Park, evokes the epitome classic elegance a new home can offer. In this gated community, Villas at Charleston Park comes complete with a Club House containing a library, billiard table, exercise room and […]

Bathing in Beauty: Your Maronda Home Spa Bath Retreat

Maronda Homes Spa Bath Retreats

Maronda Homes Spa Bath Retreats Creating a peaceful getaway doesn’t involving going on vacation anymore. The serenity of relaxing in your own spa style bathroom will bring your hard day’s work to a peaceful ending. As always, Maronda will do the work, while you relax in your own spa bath retreat. As many of our […]

The Twelve Days of MARONDA HOMES!!!

Tweleve Days of Maronda

More Like Twelve Maronda Homes With the Holidays Fast Approaching, we wanted to show just a small portion of what Maronda Has to offer. ·         The Hampton- The Hampton floor plan features at least 1,988 square feet of finished living space. The Hampton floor plan has 3 Bedrooms and 2 Full Baths that act as […]

Holidays with Waves

Holidays wih Waves

Holidays with Waves Whether you are standing in 6 inches or snow, or 6 inches of sand, the holidays are what you make of them.  Wonderful family memories come from holidays, special people and vacations.  So why not bring all those me memories together for the Holidays?? Holidays theme with a beachy  scene! If you […]

Villa Milano Community, Port Charlotte Florida

Villa Milano Community in Port Charlotte

Port Charlotte Florida – Live the Lifestyle of Luxury in Villa Milano The true beauty of Florida is evident in  Villa Milano, a gated community by Maronda Homes located in historic Port Charlotte Florida.   A gulf coast town, Port Charlotte boasts some of the most historical and picturesque landscapes and buildings in all of Florida.  […]

Mortgage Deduction – Loophole for the Homeowner or Boondoggle for the Politician

Mortgage Deduction

Google I read in the Wall Street Journal recently that the White House is considering of removing the Mortgage Deduction on Primary Homes.  Given the shortage of revenue Washington finds itself in this seems like a great way to raise revenue without risking the possible backlash for Raising Taxes.  A frequent sore point among those […]

Are Residential Solar Rooftop Units the Future or Fad?

Photo Voltaic Panels

Installing Photo Voltaic Panels (solar cells) on the roof of a home here is Florida seems like a great idea.  We have plenty of Sunshine down here.  We are the Sunshine State after all and the peak electrical energy usage tends to be on Hot Sunny Days.  If you use Google’s Satellite view you see […]

Is Wall Street Housings Superhero?

Wall Street

Forbes Magazine reports that Wall Street is purchasing foreclosed homes at a hearty clip.  Billionaires, Private Equity Firms, Hedge Funds all have been  flocking to Americas hardest hit cities and purchasing distressed properties and instead of flipping the homes which would tend to keep housing prices low they are intending to rent them.  The newest […]

Why Aren’t all Homes Built to Withstand Tornadoes?

Recently I read a new article about Impact-Resistant Wall System for tornado and Hurricane Zones.   It was on Builder Online and written by Dan Morrison.  The article discussed the reasons why all homes aren’t built to resist strong winds where mother nature throws things like tornadoes and hurricanes at homes.  It’s very easy to look […]