Builder Trends in 5 New Neighborhoods

From energy efficiency to open concept floor plans, built-in home offices, luxury mudrooms, outdoor living spaces, and spa-like bathrooms, the top builder trends for 2017 are reflected in The Jones Company’s newest communities. Homeowners touring any of Jones model homes throughout Nashville will find the trends recently identified at the 2017 National Association of Home Builders show are being incorporated to satisfy the needs of today’s families and tempt new home buyers. From cottage homes to executive homes, The Jones Company’s solid construction and thoughtful design cater to everyone—first-time homebuyers, busy families, high net worth, C-suite bons vivants and the …

May/June Cover 2015

About the Cover Nashville’s newest signature home event, the Nashville Symphony Show House, opens for tours June 12-28 in the Forest Hills area off Hillsboro Road. Built by Castle Homes, the Southern contemporary folk style home includes a covered porch, that features Mark Simmons Interiors’ accessories and Bennett Galleries’ art. It boasts pops of coral, aged teak furniture, a charming fiddle leaf fig by Priscillia’s Plants, and spring arrangement by Garden Delights. Visit for tickets and tour info.

Build or Remodel

“If you love your current neighborhood and like the bones of your existing home, then an addition or update to meet your current and future needs is a great idea,” says Bryan Edwards of Hughes-Edwards Builders. “Interest rates are historically low and financing can be more easily obtained for a remodeling project due to your home’s equity. We like to work with a client to determine what changes will have the greatest impact on a family’s happiness while being a financially good decision for the overall value and appreciation of the home.” Edwards adds, “There are a lot of great …

May/June 2012


About the Cover Inspiring alfresco dining is part of the design and building ideas found at the 2012 Charity Tour of Homes in the Hughes-Edwards Builders’ French county house Fairvue Plantation with gorgeous décor by Jane Greenway Interiors, Patricia Jane & Company and a custom “Float Like a Butterfly” painting for the space by Hendersonville artist Jade Reynolds, York & Friends Fine Art Gallery. Seven homes from Hendersonville to Leipers Fork are open Fridays-Sundays, May 18-27. Visit for info and online discount tickets. (Photo by Peyton Hoge) Like us on facebook!  Click here