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What You Need to Know About Building a Custom Home in 2018

June 19, 2018 11:30 pm Published by Comments Off on What You Need to Know About Building a Custom Home in 2018

Making the decision to go with a Jacksonville FL home builder to create the custom home of your dreams is an exciting choice. You benefit from getting a home that designed for your personal needs and tastes from the very beginning. It is a process that offers a lot of freedom, but it also requires... Read More »


Why Spring Is Best for Selling Your Home

April 10, 2018 3:02 pm Published by Comments Off on Why Spring Is Best for Selling Your Home

If you’re purchasing one of the beautiful Glenn Layton homes in Jacksonville Beach FL, you probably have another home you need to sell. Fortunately, spring is the best time of year to sell a home. Buyers and sellers are out in force, from March through June, making this the perfect time to put your old... Read More »


Luxury Living in Nocatee

January 18, 2018 3:29 pm Published by Comments Off on Luxury Living in Nocatee

Nocatee is a master-planned community located near Ponte Vedra Beach. It’s prime location, as well as the attention to detail in design and amenities makes this a true luxury living community. Among the various builders creating custom homes in Ponte Vedra FL at Nocatee is Glenn Layton Homes. Large lots, energy efficient custom homes, home... Read More »


5 Steps to Take Now If You Want to Buy a Home in 2018

December 16, 2017 2:56 pm Published by Comments Off on 5 Steps to Take Now If You Want to Buy a Home in 2018

The clock is counting down to 2018. If that is the year you plan to buy one of the new homes in Jacksonville FL, it’s time to make sure you’re ready to start this exciting process. Buying a home is always a big endeavor, but if you’re well prepared, you’ll take a lot of the... Read More »


Fun Holiday Events in Jacksonville FL

December 10, 2017 8:54 pm Published by Comments Off on Fun Holiday Events in Jacksonville FL

As the new homes in Jacksonville Beach FL start putting up their holiday decorations, it’s not hard to start getting into the holiday spirit. Plus, with the cooler winds off the Atlantic, it even feels a bit more like Christmas, with the bonus of no ice and snow to wrestle with as in colder climates.... Read More »


Our Building Process

November 28, 2017 10:21 pm Published by Comments Off on Our Building Process

If you’re looking for a custom home builder, Jacksonville FL is the best place to be because that is where you’ll find Glenn Layton Homes. Their custom coastal-style homes are found in some of the most luxurious and beautiful neighborhoods and communities along the North Florida coast. They understand that choosing to build a custom... 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 »


How to Infuse Your Home With Island Style

July 26, 2016 12:03 pm Published by Comments Off on How to Infuse Your Home With Island Style

Atlantic Beach is a dream location full of Florida’s stunning white-sand beaches, lush greenery and relaxed coastal charm. It’s no surprise that many people choose to decorate their homes in Atlantic Beach FL with some island style and flair. Florida may not be an actual island, but it evokes a laid back island lifestyle, and... Read More »


New Community: The Hammock at Nocatee

July 16, 2016 4:40 pm Published by Comments Off on New Community: The Hammock at Nocatee

Historically inspired architecture paired beautifully with the relaxed charm of coastal living is what makes the Hammock at Nocatee such an appealing new community. If you’re looking at new homes in Ponte Vedra FL, you must visit Glenn Layton Homes and see how they can build your dream coastal home. Stunning design, indoors and out,... Read More »


A DIY Swimsuit Station Will Keep Your Beachwear Organized

May 22, 2016 9:40 pm Published by Comments Off on A DIY Swimsuit Station Will Keep Your Beachwear Organized

One of the joys of living in one of the new homes in Jacksonville FL is the frequent proximity to both swimming pools and beaches. On hot summer days, swimming and floating in the water is the perfect way to keep cool and relax. However, the mess of wet swimsuits, towels, sunscreen, and other swimming... Read More »