Latest Orleans Homebuilders Inc. Stories

2014-07-10 16:26:15

CHICAGO, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Orleans Homes is excited to announce that it will open seven new neighborhoods this summer and fall throughout Chicagoland, reflecting Orleans' growing footprint in the area. With communities ranging from country living to suburban, homebuyers are sure to find the perfect fit for their family. The Courtyards of Glen Ellyn offers courtyard-style townhomes in a quiet area, but within walking distance of shopping, dining and the commuter train in...

2014-07-09 16:29:48

RALEIGH, N.C., July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Orleans Homes is excited to announce that it will be building in three new Raleigh-area communities, with homes available this summer and fall. The new communities--two offering single family homes and one featuring townhomes--reflect Orleans Homes' focus on growing its footprint in the Raleigh area. "North Carolina has always been a great market for Orleans Homes," said Mitch Sanner, Orleans' Raleigh Division President. "With these new...

2014-06-13 12:26:02

BENSALEM, Pa., June 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Orleans Homes is excited to announce that it has acquired three excellent parcels of land and is offering three new Philadelphia-area communities. Yardley Walk in Yardley, Pa., and Town Centre Crossing in Glen Mills, Pa., feature luxury townhomes. Wildflowers at South Knolls, as offered by OHB Homes, Inc., in Jackson Township, N.J., will provide low-maintenance, single-level living for 55+ homebuyers. Orleans Homes' North Division is...

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  • A spider.
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