Simms and the Dayton HBA Share Past, Present, and Vision for the Future

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The Home Builders Association of Dayton is the voice of the residential building industry in the Dayton region. Comprised of nearly 400 residential home builders and associated professionals and friends of the industry in six counties, the HBA is dedicated to the proposition that home ownership should be within the reach of every American family. The Simms family has enjoyed …

Fall Parade of Homes Maps Out Dayton Area New Construction

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Changing leaves and back to school activities may signal the end of summer, but autumn is definitely not the end of the new construction season. In fact, a special group of Dayton builders have been preparing all summer for the opportunity to showcase their best home sites and communities to people looking for a new home. The Home Builders Association …

Parkside Row Breaks Ground in Springboro

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When you work for a builder, nothing beats the excitement of rolling out a brand new project. Coming in the fall of 2014, Parkside Row is Charles Simms’ newest townhome community. Parkside Row will offer a total of 56 maintenance free two-and three-bedroom townhomes, each with a two car attached garage. Three different floor plans will comprise square footages ranging …

Dayton Arts Scene Offers Something For Everyone

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Dayton’s arts scene is vibrant and contemporary, with visual and performance offerings to please arts lovers of all ages. Residents at Patterson Place and Rubicon Square are just steps from world class music, art, theatre, ballet and dramatic performance. Here is a snapshot of the best Dayton has to offer: The Victoria Theatre Association, in partnership with the Arts Center …

Biking To Work An Idea Whose Time Has Come

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Did you know that Dayton has been designated a Bronze Level Bicycle Friendly Community by the League of American Bicyclists? Their national rating system evaluates miles of trails, accessibility, difficulty, and other features for cyclists.  In 2012 Dayton made Bicycling Magazine’s list of Top 50 Bike-Friendly Cities. RiverScape MetroPark is positioned at the center of over 330 miles of connected …

Why Building Your New Dream Home is Easier Than You Think

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If you find the idea of building your next home a bit intimidating, you’re not alone. Luckily, Simms Development has helped literally thousands of home buyers navigate this surprisingly simple process for over 50 years. Relax. We’re here for you. I took a highly unscientific survey of a few of our home owners, as well as our awesome sales team, …

New Home Financing May Be Easier Than You Think!

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If you’ve found the home of your dreams, congratulations! This is one of the most important purchasing decisions of your life, and it takes time and research to make the best choice for you and your family. So, now that you know where you want to live, you need to figure out how to make it happen. What’s the best …

New Is All You

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Why Buy New? What is it about new construction that makes choosing new instead of used such a smart move? The numerous advantages can be boiled down to three main points: First:  The most obvious advantage is that your new home is just that. It’s brand new. No one else has cooked in your kitchen, walked on your gleaming floors, …

We Never Stop Learning

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To be successful in the new home construction industry in the twenty-first century, builders have to do their homework. They must keep pace with the latest innovations in materials, changing ordinances and building codes, and shifting market demographics. Here is just one example: Charles Simms Development has been building homes in the Miami Valley for over fifty years. During that …

Charlie Simms Named 2013 Builder Member of the Year

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On March 1st the Home Builders Association of Dayton held its annual Inaugural Dinner, an elegant black tie affair for two hundred area homebuilders and their spouses, as well as a number of distinguished community leaders from local, state, and national government. Held this year at Country Club of the North, this gala offers busy HBA members a once-a-year opportunity …