Hot Deal Extended Through December 31

The hot deal available on our Liverpool model has been extended through December 31! While the end of the year means freezing temperatures and snowfall outside, new owners of the Liverpool plan can get a hot deal on their new home! Liverpool plans at Queens Park in West Henrietta and Rose Hill Estates in Chili will include optional features at no additional charge!* At our Rose Hill Estates and Queens Park communities, buyers have a peaceful living experience in the suburbs of Rochester. Everything from school, work, shopping and entertainment is close to the communities and access to major highways I-490, I-90 and I-390 offer convenience to the city of Rochester, where more bonus activities can be found.

Faber Builders Offers Introductory Pricing at Two Rochester Area Communities

Faber Builders is pleased to announce the release of select home sites at two new Rochester area communities, Rose Hill Estates in Chili and Queens Park in West Henrietta. Offering introductory pricing available until Dec. 31, 2017, these three home sites in each community showcase the Rose Hollow home plan priced at $219,900.* Featuring 1,702 square feet of finished living space, the Rose Hollow plan includes three bedrooms and two-and-a-half bathrooms, as well as a full unfinished basement that can be finished at an additional cost. Homeowners will enjoy a large two-story foyer, great room, eat-in kitchen and dining room on the first floor, as well as a flex room that can be used as a home office or other space. The second story of the Rose Hollow plan includes a large master bedroom suite with a walk-in closet, as well as two additional bedrooms and a hall bath.

Hot Deal Available Now on Our Liverpool Model

Have you heard the exciting news? Our October Hot Deal has been extended through the end of 2017! Learn more about our Hot Deal below: The weather may be cooling off, but we’re heating up with our Hot Deal! For a limited time, home buyers can purchase our popular Liverpool plan at Queens Park in West Henrietta or Rose Hill Estates in Chili and have several optional features included at no additional charge!* The Liverpool plan is a 2,705-square-foot, two-story home with four bedrooms and two-and-a-half baths, as well as a two-car garage. This spacious home that accommodates a modern lifestyle features a large great room that opens to the eat-in kitchen, while the upstairs features a private master retreat, as well as three additional bedrooms, all with walk-in closets. Priced at $289,900, the October Hot Deal for this home includes the addition of a morning room, 9-foot ceilings throughout the first floor, and central air conditioning – all at no added cost to our buyers!*

Regency Park Now Selling Final Homes

We are now down to our final 10 homes at Regency Park in Greece, New York! Located off Janes Road near Island Cottage Road, Regency Park features affordable single-family ranch and colonial-style homes. Priced from the high $170,000s, these homes offer space for families large and small. We currently offer six unique floor plans at Regency Park. Three plans are single story ranch homes offering two or three bedrooms and two bathrooms with up 1,200 to 1,700 square feet. In addition, we offer three colonial-style two-story homes with three or four bedrooms and up to 1,900 square feet of living space. Our homes offer open concept living areas with spacious eat-in kitchens open to the great room, large master bedrooms with walk-in closets, private secondary bedrooms that share a hall bath, optional studies and bonus rooms, and much more.

Final Six Homes Remain at Creek House Village

Buyers ready to take the first step toward homeownership in Greece, New York should act now before it’s too late! The final six opportunities at Creek House Village are now selling, offering buyers the opportunity to own their own home at an exceptional price in a charming town. Priced from $174,900, these homes won’t be available long. Offering quality-built homes with innovative design and high-performance features, our single-family homes at Creek House Village feature colonial-style exteriors. With four plans to choose from, buyers can select from three- or four-bedroom homes with up to 1,900 square feet of living space.

Gen-Y: Now is the Time to Buy

To buy, or not to buy. That is the question for many Generation Y'ers. No doubt, the economic waves in recent history (and present times) have made it difficult, or presumably difficult to live the coveted American Dream. Limited job prospects and student debts have made it challenging to save for a down payment, and many are weary of the all-time-low interest rates. But the truth is, now is arguably the best time to buy a home.

April: Newcastle & Free Appliances

During the month of April, you can build our Newcastle home in any Faber Homes community and you'll receive a refrigerator, washer, and dryer - free! Home Prices by Community Carriage House Newcastle w/ 1st Floor Laundry: $179,900 Creek House Village Newcastle w/ 1st Floor Laundry: $167,900 Newcastle w/ Basement Laundry: $162,900

Reasons to Move to Rochester

Rachacha. The ROC. The Flour City. The Flower City. The Festival City. Known by many names, Rochester is also synonymous with beauty, welcoming residents, amazing eats and affordable living. Considering a move to Rochester in the near future? Perhaps the following with help your decision along. Let’s start with food, because who doesn’t love food. If you move to Rochester, we promise you’ll never go hungry! Yeah, we have all the chains, but if you’re a fan of breaking free from the regular spots, we invite you to feast on what we’ve coined as the “Garbage Plate.” It’s possible you’ve seen this plate of yum on popular television shows like Man Vs. Food. It’s far from fine-dining, so if that’s what you’re looking for, we suggest any of the following: Dinosaur BBQ, TRATA, Black & Blue, or Next Door.

Queen's Park - Now Accepting Lot Reservations

Faber Homes Announces New Community Lot Presale Builder to Deliver First Homes in Queen’s Park this September ROCHESTER, N.Y. – Faber Homes will release the first nine lots in Section 1 of its new West Henrietta residential community, Queen’s Park, beginning today, Friday, February 19. This new development comes on the heels of the completion of Berkshire Park, Faber Homes’ largest residential community of over 480 homes, also located in West Henrietta. “We are thrilled to begin the construction phase of this beautiful new community in West Henrietta and provide our customers with their dream homes,” said Bernie Iacovangelo, President and CEO of Faber Homes. “The successes of our neighborhoods, especially Berkshire Park, fueled our decision to further invest in the community, and provide another neighborhood for homebuyers in Rochester.”

First Time Homebuyer Seminar - January 2016

If you've been searching for a home in Rochester but nothing you've seen suits your needs, we invite you to attend our first, First Time Homebuyer Seminar of 2016. Learn about the home building process, meet the Faber Homes sales team, explore flooring, cabinets and more at the Claridge Decorating Centre, and get pre-qualified for a mortgage with First Niagara Bank.

The Time to Buy is Now

It’s been a buyers market for the last several years, with interest rates at all-time lows, but all of that is about to change, according to many recent reports, including this one from Reuters. In the article, Atlanta Federal Reserve President Dennis Lockhart states that the U.S. central bank intends to raise interest rates as early as June, barring a significant downturn in the U.S. economy.

10 Things to do When You Move In

No one said moving into a new home was a fun process. What with packing boxes, unpacking boxes, living out of boxes… you get the idea. Not only are you busy settling in, there is what seems like a laundry list of tasks that need done as well. What needs done immediately and what can wait? Here’s a list of the top ten things to do when you move in to a new home. 1. Get your address changed. Or, if you don’t have the time after you move in, stop by your old post office a few days before you move and ask them for the paperwork to get things moving. Don’t forget to contact banks, the BMV, any mailed subscriptions you have to change your address.

Upgrades that Pay Off

Building a home is a fun process. You get to pick each and every facet of your home from window placement to cabinet height to hardware colors. You’ll likely opt to upgrade some items in your home, such as vaulted ceilings or stone facings on the exterior of your home. There’s a lot of options, and with Faber Homes, the possibilities are endless, so what will you upgrade while you build, and what will you work on years down the road? It’s important to understand this distinction when you go to your preconstruction meeting, as there are certain upgrades that are easier done prior to the home being built and other upgrades that will immediately increase the value of your home. If you plan on moving in the next five to ten years, you’ll want to take your home’s resale value into consideration, so we’ve compiled a list of upgrades that will pay off at resale.

Not Just Walls: Superior Walls

There are many things that attract buyers to a Faber Home: our attention to detail, ease of project coordination, and even our stylish models. But even before the appliances go in, walls are painted and windows are hung, we are proud to start the whole building process on a strong, sturdy, dare we say, Superior note. We’re talking of course, about Superior Walls. Oftentimes, builders will opt for foundation materials based on how remote a job site is or the expense of local foundation contractors and supplies. Faber Homes is not bogged down by these factors because we install precast concrete panels made by Superior Walls.

New Kitchen Color Schemes

Whether it’s time for a kitchen overhaul or you’re in the process of designing your new kitchen with Faber Homes, there are so many options to choose from. We’ve pulled a list of popular color schemes from the DIY Network to help get the brainstorming going. Reclaimed wood with ruby-red metal. In this design, you’re combining a farmhouse wooded look with industrial metals. Pick a mixed-tone oak wood floor and pair it with stainless steel countertops or backsplashes. The contrast can be built into other areas of the kitchen space as well – consider a large refurbished wood kitchen table with red metal chairs and red metal table accents.

Media Room Must-Haves

It’s the room in your house for relaxing, dishing up some popcorn and watching movies. Some may call it a man cave, others: a family room. No matter what you call it, every home needs a comfy media room. So get ready to design… here are some tips to make your perfect media room. For basement entertaining, consider light-colored flooring like laminate wood or vinyl. This will help brighten up the space void of natural light, and make the room look larger. For a more masculine look, paint the walls a dark blue, grey, green or even red.

Henrietta Highlights

Considering moving to Henrietta? Home to every major retail store and restaurant you could possibly need, Henrietta is also home to fabulous schools, churches, community centers and more. If you build with Faber in our growing Berkshire Park development, here’s a quick list of some nearby amenities.

Counter Top Materials

Choosing the right counter top material for your kitchen or bathroom is an important decision. After all, it’s where you clean up and prepare food, and also has an effect on your home’s value. Granite. Granite countertops are among the most elegant materials available. They’re also among the most expensive. But if you are up for it, the natural stone has outstanding strength and other beautiful qualities. Granite is highly resistant to scratches and heat, making it an asset to cooking. One downside to granite is that it must be sealed because it is a porous stone and absorbs fluid. If not sealed, it can harbor bacteria. This only needs to be done every 10 to 15 years, however. Granite can run between $100 and $225 per square foot.

Party-Ready Kitchens

It’s where you cook meals and gather with family and friends. Especially in open-concept layouts like those you’ll find in every Faber home, kitchens can be designed with entertainment in mind. So where do you start when designing the space? Islands and peninsulas not only create approachable areas for gathering, they also provide additional counter space and storage space. Toss a few bar stools on one side and you have a space perfect for simultaneous food prep and conversation. This allows you the space to cook and clean up while still entertaining your guests.