How Much Do I Need for a Down Payment on New Home Construction?

Buying a new home is a very exciting process. Perhaps even more exciting than buying something new is building something new, which puts you in charge of exactly where you want to live and precisely what you want to see in your brand new home. But rather than going to the bank and applying for … read more “How Much Do I Need for a Down Payment on New Home Construction?”

Family Fun Holiday Events in the Northwest

The holidays are upon us, which means tree lighting ceremonies, charity drives, and musical festivities throughout the month of December. If you’re living in the Pacific Northwest, here are some family fun holiday events happening near you.   Holiday Events in Oregon Oregon is a very romantic place to spend the holiday season, with towering … read more “Family Fun Holiday Events in the Northwest”

First Story Home Goes to a Deserving Family

We at Simplicity had the opportunity to do a little teambuilding activity with our Hayden Homes and First Story families, helping to build a home for a deserving family in Albany, OR. This family has risen above significant struggles and is able to build a Hayden Home with the financial backing of First Story. Perhaps … read more “First Story Home Goes to a Deserving Family”

7 Places to Visit in the Northwest this Winter

The Northwest is a veritable treasure trove of adventure, excitement and vacation spots for all ages. Our majestic snow-covered peaks, healthy forests and scenic waterfalls make the Northwest a winter wonderland. Whether you are feeling cooped up or new to the area and looking for fun winter attractions, here are 7 places you should consider! … read more “7 Places to Visit in the Northwest this Winter”