5 Reason to be Thankful for a New Home

Categories: Uncategorized | Posted: November 17, 2021

It’s finally the holiday season again! The majority of us anxiously wait for this time of year and start to ponder all of the things we are thankful for. Some might say their family and friends, their job, or their new home. There is nothing more exciting than moving into a new home anytime during the year, but especially close to the holidays. So here are 5 reasons to be thankful for your new home located in Huntsville, Madison or Athens, Alabama.

The Wait Is Finally Over

If you’re building a new home, you have probably been waiting on the move-in date for what feels like forever. You thought it would never come, but the wait is finally over. You get to kick off your shoes, unpack your things, and enjoy your new home just in time for Thanksgiving and Christmas. There is no better gift this time of year then getting to finally move into your brand new home.

Entertaining Family & Friends

Possibly one of the best parts of moving into your new home is being able to entertain guests, family and friends. We relate the holiday season with family gatherings, good food, gifts, and quality time with your loved ones. What better way to celebrate moving into your home than with a housewarming get together with family and friends? So get to inviting and let them celebrate alongside you whether it’s at the next holiday party, or just a relaxed visit.

You Can Make It Yours

Another thing that you might be looking forward to is finally getting to decorate your new home. Now that you’re moved in you can start making it your own with furniture, wall decor, kitchen essentials and more! Having a space to come home to after a long day that makes you feel relaxed and calm is so important. Plus, there’s nothing better than finally finishing unpacking all of those boxes and seeing your house transform into a home.

A Fresh Start

A lot of people look at moving into a new home as a fresh start. Get rid of things you don’t need anymore, clean out that storage unit, garage space, or closet, and start fresh in your new home. Whether it’s buying new furniture, buying a new wardrobe, or simply just reorganizing the belongings you already have, you can look at this new home as brand new and start fresh! With 2022 not too far away, it’s the perfect time!

A Place To Call “Home”

Some say it’s not the house that makes a home, but the people that live in it, and we agree! Moving into a new home with your loved ones, or by yourself, is the perfect way to make new and exciting memories that you’ll cherish forever. Your new house is your new place to call “home”. If you’re a first time home buyer or builder, then this moment is very important and something you will cherish for years to come.


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Outdoor Activities in Huntsville Alabama

Categories: Uncategorized | Posted: October 13, 2021

With the cool, fall weather coming right around the corner, now is the time to soak in all of the amazing community outdoor spaces in and around Huntsville, Alabama. Fall is the perfect time to get out and explore all that Huntsville has to offer when it comes to outdoor activities and venues. Here are a few of our favorite places to visit, no matter what season!


Stovehouse is located in Huntsville, and is a mixed-use campus where you can eat, drink, listen to live music, play games, and gather with friends and family! They also have office spaces and so much more. The outdoor fire pits, and community seating make it the perfect place to convene with friends and relax outside in the beautiful fall weather.

The Camp

The Camp is located in the Midcity district in Huntsville. They host so many different events including farmers markets, concerts, and more! They have a variety of places to eat and drink, and amazing fire pits that keep you warm even in the coldest months. If you’re looking for a place to attend local events and enjoy live music, The Camp always has another event lined up!

The Village of Providence

The Village of Providence is also located in Huntsville, Alabama with easy access from Hwy 72. Not only can you explore all of the great places to eat and drink, but you can also live there as well! A few favorite places include Moe’s BBQ, Brickhouse Sports Bar & Grill, and Edgar’s Bakery. They have a local courtyard where they host events, concerts, car shows, and more! You can walk around and truly get the full experience of the Providence area.

Campus 805

Campus 805 is located close to Stovehouse, in Huntsville, Alabama. While not a full outdoor venue, it has many different places that have outdoor patio areas, plus a main courtyard that connects it to Yellowhammer Brewery. It’s easy to bring your own seating, or enjoy the picnic tables nearby and enjoy the outdoor weather with friends and family. They host concerts and other events in the courtyard frequently. Exploring the history of Campus 805 makes the visit so much more exciting. Did you know the name comes from the zip code that it’s located in?


Living in Huntsville or Madison, Alabama has so many perks, including all of the outdoor venues that are focused on gathering our community together. These are only a few of our favorites, but there are so many great places to visit and explore! Next time you’re looking for a spot to take family and friends, try one of these places out, you won’t be disappointed!