Newport News is one of the most sought after neighborhoods in Virginia. OnlyInYourState.com ranks it 6th in “11 Best Cities in Virginia to Retire” thanks to its rich history, decent cost of living and plenty of outdoor living. It is not a surprise many are making the move to this city.
There are a lot of lush open spaces in Newport News. For a relaxing day spent taking in natural beauty, The Noland Trail and Newport News Park are ideal. The former is loved more by hikers and the latter by camping and boating folks. The city has its fair share of the arts which are well highlighted at Ferguson Center for the Arts. It hosts a variety of performances, events and concerts bringing together city residents and promoting unity.
The city of Newport News offers new home buyers the chance to own country style homes built with some inspiration of Colonial and Farm house styles. While a typical 3 or 4 bedroom home in this city comes with floor spaces of up to 3000 square feet, there are other smaller new homes for sale in Newport News that have total plinth areas of 1900 square feet. Home sites in this location are ample enough leaving enough space for greenery, the kids to play around in and even creating outdoor living spaces. Home features include open floor plans with rooms that effortlessly flow into one another, hardwood flooring and large kitchens with lots of granite counter tops and custom cabinetry.
The builder currently serving this area is Ryan Homes who provide new homes range in price from the low 300s to low 400s. However, buyers can still opt for the ‘custom & build on your lot’ program courtesy of Clayton Homes and Oakwood Homes. For as little as the high 30s to the high 100s, home buyers can have these builders set up a custom home on a private lot. In the recent past, home buyers have found success using NewHomeSource to look for homes. You could too.