Featured Community: The Reserve at Glen Loch

Are you looking for a home in an amazing community and a convenient location? Judd Builders has many wonderful planned communities that could fit your needs. Built in up-and-coming and sought after areas, all of our communities offer an array of conveniences including the best shopping, nearby attractions, and a friendly neighborhood atmosphere, especially at The Reserve at Glen Loch!

The Reserve at Glen Loch is Judd Builders’ newest community of new construction homes that provides residents with an engaging and wonderful lifestyle. The integration of this community is seamless. Nestled amidst a picturesque streetscape designed for privacy and easy access to Routes 202, 100, 30, and the PA Turnpike, The Reserve at Glen Loch’s proximity to downtown West Chester and Exton provides a convenient location, where you’ll be right at the center of everything, yet still nestled away in a spectacular community you’ll want to call home!

Located in the heart of the Brandywine Valley in historic West Chester, The Reserve at Glen Loch is surrounded by charm, history, and an abundance of activity. From the small shops and restaurants that line Main Street in Downtown West Chester to family-fun activities like Treehouse World, there is plenty to do when you move into the community! It would be a challenge to find a town that could compare with the charm, history, and culture of West Chester.

Priced from the high $300s, these carriage and townhomes are perfect for the modern needs of any homeowner! Each home design is beautifully panned and built with the highest quality of materials and workmanship during construction. The Reserve at Glen Loch offers six models: The Adler, The Anderson, The Bradford, The Brandywine, The Caldwell, and The Chestnut. Each model home design features three bedrooms, two and a half baths, a one to two car garage, a luxurious owner’s suite, and a gourmet kitchen with state-of-the-art appliances.

The Anderson, Bradford, and Caldwell models are the three carriage home designs you could choose from. All carriage home designs are similar, yet unique. The Anderson and Bradford carriage home designs have second floor owner’s suite and an open first floor plan. The Caldwell offers a first floor owner’s suite for those who desire first-floor living. You will be able to enjoy the spacious owner’s suite that is accompanied by an owner’s bath and walk-in closets as well as a cozy family room, which is perfect for entertaining! The Adler, Brandywine, and Chestnut models are the three townhome designs you could choose from that come with an array of features that vary from model to model. Enjoy owner’s suites with attached bathrooms, walk-in closets, and gourmet kitchens any chef would fall in love with!

The Reserve at Glen Lochs’ peaceful, yet convenient location makes it the perfect community for any modern family. Don’t miss your chance to live in this wonderful community and enjoy the satisfying lifestyle that The Reserve at Glen Loch provides its residents. If you have any other questions, feel free to contact us! We would love to answer all of your questions!

How to Choose the Right Homesite

Homesite Construction at The Reserve at Glen Loch

Nothing compares to a new construction home being built just for you and your family! Here at Judd Builders, we want to make your dream house a reality. Building a new construction home is an exciting experience! From choosing the right floorplan for you family to choosing the design finishes you know you’ll love, there is a lot to consider when buying a new construction home. However, when you are considering the type of floorplan and design finishes, you also want to think about the homesite your future dream home is being built on. Make sure to choose the right homesite in one of our many wonderful communities with these helpful tips!

Decide on the Type of Homesite You Want
When you are choosing a homesite you should work out all the details up front, so you don’t end up with surprises at the end. Think about what you want in your future home. Are you planning on having a family? Do you want more yard space? Do you want to be further away from the main roads? Also think about things you might want to add to your homesite later on once your dream home is built. Do you love to garden and need more land? Is there enough safe space for my kids to play? There are different types of homesites to choose from, which all have pros and cons based on what you need.

  • Cul-de-sacs

These types of homesites are perfect for families that are looking for bigger backyard space. Homesites set in cul-de-sacs are typically better for families because they have less “neighborhood traffic” to deal with, due to being set back from the main roads of the neighborhood. So if you have a family, or are planning to start a family, a homesite within a cul-de-sac might be best for you!

  • Corner Homesites

Corner homesites are known to have more land associated with the lot. These corner homesites offer side and backyard, which is more land. So if you are looking for a larger lot, consider choosing corner homesite.

  • Homesites with End Unit Homes

If you’re looking at a community that sells townhomes, you’ll want to think about what kind of unit you want as well as what will be the right homesite for your family. End unit homes tend to let in more sunlight because they have additional windows and they may have more yard space; also end units offer a little more privacy because they aren’t between two other homes. However, end unit homes tend to be priced a little higher than interior homes, due to these added perks.

  • Homesites with Interior Unit Homes

Interior units are in between the other townhome units and share two common walls instead of one like an end unit home. However, contrary to popular belief these homes have many benefits! From less utility costs to less exterior maintenance, interior homes might be the best choice for your family depending on your needs. Also, interior units tend to be less expensive, so you could save some extra money if you buy an interior home in a townhome community!

Sun Exposure
Believe it or not, the direction your house faces is extremely important when picking a homesite! You’ll want to pick the lot that has the right relationship to the sun. Western exposure captures the afternoon sun, eastern exposure captures the morning sun, while Southern exposure captures solar rays during most of the day. You might also want to think about gardening or landscaping when it comes to sun exposure. If you are a huge gardener or plan to garden, then you’ll want to make sure your backyard has enough sunlight. The same goes for front yard landscaping as well!

Think about the Location in the Subdivision
Once you’ve taken all the must-have characteristics of a homesite into consideration, think about where you want to be located in the subdivision. Depending on where you choose to live in the subdivision will have different “neighborhood traffic” patterns. Do you want to be near the entrance or tucked away into the subdivision? It all depends on your preferences, so take some time to think about where you want your homesite to be located!

Check With Your Builder
When you are choosing a homesite make sure to check with your builder. Ask about what homesites are available as well as any information or restrictions the lot might have. By asking your builder for more information on a homesite, you will have less trouble when selecting the right homesite for your dream home!

What Happens Next
Once you’ve made the important choices about choosing the right homesite and type of floorplan you want, then you can decide on the design selections! With the help of our design studio, you’ll be able to choose all the finishes you want in your new construction home. The best part about it is you won’t have to lift a finger and do any of the manual work! Your dream home will be built in the perfect homesite you chose with all the wonderful finishes!

Looking for a fantastic community to move to? Check out Judd Builders! We have multiple planned communities for you to choose from. Want to live in the heart of Packer Park in South Philly? Check out Siena Place! Looking for a luxury clubhouse community? Check out The Reserve at Creekside! Or if you have any questions, feel free to contact us! We’d love to hear from you and answer any questions you have!