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New Virtual Tour for Custom River Story Home

June 11, 2017 4:44 pm Published by Comments Off on New Virtual Tour for Custom River Story Home

Large shady oak trees with moss swaying gently on the coastal breezes add to the southern charm of River Story, a quiet but exclusive community tucked away in Mandarin. More than 20 years ago, Glenn Layton Homes constructed some of the early, stunning estate-size homes in this riverside community and now they are returning to... Read More »


How to Keep Sand at the Beach and Out of Your Ponte Vedra Home

May 29, 2017 1:25 pm Published by Comments Off on How to Keep Sand at the Beach and Out of Your Ponte Vedra Home

A day at the beach, with shimmering white sands, blue skies and calming waters is one of the many perks of owning one of the Ponte Vedra homes built by Glenn Layton at Oasis Club. The proximity means you can go back and forth all day, stocking up on cold drinks and snacks, or taking... Read More »


Give Your Coastal Home a Key West Feel

May 22, 2017 1:19 pm Published by Comments Off on Give Your Coastal Home a Key West Feel

The Florida coast is full of natural beauty and charm and the Glenn Layton homes in Mandarin FL make the most of the environment. Yet, there’s something about Key West that is unique and irresistible. Key West is its own state of mind. Fortunately, it’s easy to marry the essence of Key West with your... Read More »


Glenn Layton Wins at the Laurel Awards

April 22, 2017 1:52 pm Published by Comments Off on Glenn Layton Wins at the Laurel Awards

Each year the Northeast Florida Builders Association Sales & Marketing Council (NEFBA SMC) hosts the Laurel Awards. This sales and marketing awards program recognizes the top sales producers and best marketing programs and designs. If you’re looking for a home builder Jacksonville FL is where you can find Glenn Layton Homes, one of the winners... Read More »


Community Profile: Oasis Club

April 15, 2017 2:39 pm Published by Comments Off on Community Profile: Oasis Club

For those looking for exceptional coastal luxury homes Ponte Vedra Beach FL is the perfect location. In particular, look at Oasis Club. This eight-lot boutique community with ocean views and private beach access is both influential and exclusive, as there is no further land available for building in the community. These lots are the only... Read More »


Community Profile: Nocatee

March 25, 2017 12:42 pm Published by Comments Off on Community Profile: Nocatee

Nocatee, located in Ponte Vedra, is the third-best-selling master-planned community in the entire country. Made up of more than 20 neighborhoods, the community offers world-class amenities and major monthly events, as well as a variety of quality new homes in Ponte Vedra FL. One of the neighborhoods is The Hammock, located in the historic Twenty... Read More »


Architect Profile: Michael Stauffer, AIA

March 19, 2017 2:15 pm Published by Comments Off on Architect Profile: Michael Stauffer, AIA

When you choose Glenn Layton Homes as your home builder in Jacksonville FL, you know you’re getting an experienced, top-quality team that will help you create your ideal home. Part of that process and teamwork involves architect Michael Stauffer. Based in St. Augustine, he works closely with Glenn Layton Homes and the home buyer to... Read More »


2017 HGTV Dream Home Giveaway

February 25, 2017 1:18 pm Published by Comments Off on 2017 HGTV Dream Home Giveaway

The winner of the 2017 HGTV Dream Home Giveaway will be announced on February 24. Millions of entries were sent in last year and this year is likely to see millions more. Yet for that one lucky winner, they get to enjoy a spectacular dream home in the vacation destination of St. Simons Island, Georgia.... Read More »


Custom Home for Sale in River Story

February 15, 2017 3:54 pm Published by Comments Off on Custom Home for Sale in River Story

River Story is a community of luxury homes in Mandarin, Florida. This beautiful area full of woodland is where Glenn Layton Homes was building estate homes 20 years ago and now the outstanding coastal home builder has returned to offer new buyers a chance at a custom home for sale in River Story. One such... Read More »


The Benefits of Living in a Master-planned Community

January 27, 2017 8:09 pm Published by Comments Off on The Benefits of Living in a Master-planned Community

Over the years, the ways people live and the places people live have changed and evolved with the times. People fluctuate between country and city living as needs and preferences change. In more recent times, people moved to the suburbs for more space, but gradually those suburbs had longer and longer commutes and didn’t offer... Read More »