ALLAMUCHY, N.J. –- A gorgeous summer afternoon was the perfect backdrop for potential homebuyers who wanted to learn more about the purchasing process when Baker Residential held a “Simple Steps to Homeownership” seminar last weekend at Mountain Ridge at Panther Valley.
Prospects in large numbers turned out for the popular event which not only provided detailed information on buying a home and tour some of the buildings under construction at the magnificent new community, but also offered a opportunity to meet and socialize with potential neighbors on a sunny July afternoon, according to Sales Representative Hollis Schilp.
The impressive turnout speaks volumes about the enormous appeal of Mountain Ridge’s well-designed homes and affordable prices and the strong interest in living in a sought-after, exclusive suburban neighborhood where activities and attractions are all just steps away.
“This seminar was the ideal way to provide a comprehensive look at the homes and lifestyle that await purchasers at Mountain Ridge,” says Ms. Schilp. “The primary draw was the chance to see these homes and listen and learn about how easy it is to make their dream of homeownership a reality here.
“However, the glorious summer day also allowed attendees to experience how this community will embrace close-knit, suburban living and the well-rounded lifestyle created by the many on-site recreational and social opportunities that already open and functioning in the Panther Valley neighborhood.”
Topics included an overview of development and sales, selections of interior features and colors, description of orientation meetings and warranty information. Attendees also spoke and receive advice from a mortgage specialist on loan options and the fact that Mountain Ridge is expected to be approved by the Federal Housing Administration (FHA) has had strong appeal to first-time buyers. This means qualified buyers could take advantage of friendly FHA financing that requires only 3.5% down.
Mountain Ridge at Panther Valley Grand Opened early this summer to an enthusiastic buying public that ranges from single-professionals and young couples to empty-nesters looking to scale down to more manageable homes. All recognize the incredible value inherent in its spacious housing designs, beautiful natural location and extremely affordable introductory prices from $249,990.
Located in the highly sought-after Panther Valley neighborhood in Allamuchy Township, the collection of three-bedroom residences has quickly made its mark thanks to its well-designed floorplans, breathtaking views, desirable northwest New Jersey location and competitive pricing.
Homes at Mountain Ridge range from 1,968 to 2,850 square feet and boast 2.5 baths, one-or two-car garages, as well as designer interior appointments such as walk-in closets, gourmet kitchens and full finished basements included in the purchase price.
The spacious townhome designs, competitive prices, historically low interest rates and financing options have made a new lifestyle at Mountain Ridge at Panther Valley desirable for a wide range of buyers.
“The opportunity to take advantage of federal programs is certainly a draw for many young professionals purchasing their first home,” says Ms. Schilp. “On the other hand, empty-nesters looking to trade in large single-family homes with no longer needed bedrooms and tiresome upkeep appreciate the low-maintenance, care-free lifestyle.
“Simply put, Mountain Ridge offers something for everyone.”
Homes at Mountain Ridge have been designed to reflect the natural beauty of Panther Valley, which is defined by rolling hills and heavily wooded terrain. Each townhome building will combine design elements with country-inspired details to create streetscapes of enormous grace and flair.
“Our unique location at the top of a mountain provides panoramic views of the surrounding countryside to strengthen the tranquil, small-town environment,” Ms. Schlip points out.
Situated within the gates of the exclusive Panther Valley neighborhood, the community will feature elegant townhome residences in an intimate, private setting enhanced by the picturesque natural backdrop of northwest New Jersey. The striking new community will be a part of Panther Valley and enjoy all of its world-class recreational amenities, creating a unique living experience that that can only be found in the rolling hills of Warren County.
“Located in the heart of the scenic New Jersey Skylands, Mountain Ridge will incorporate all that makes suburban living so special at a price today’s homebuyer can afford,” adds Barbara Cohen, another Baker Sales Representative.
“With its well-planned and expansive living spaces, low-maintenance lifestyle, five-star amenities and sought-after location, this remarkable community will offer something for everyone, whether it’s young professionals or growing families or empty-nesters looking to downsize from larger single-family homes and enjoy a worry-free environment.”
The elegance and sophistication of Mountain Ridge is further enhanced by its superb amenities, most of which are already open and functioning. As part of the Panther Valley neighborhood, residents will enjoy two sparkling lakes, two beautiful pools with a third to come, a wealth of tennis courts and the 18-hole Panther Valley Golf & Country Club located within the gated Panther Valley community and available on a membership-only basis.
Mountain Ridge homeowners will also appreciate the community’s convenient location, which offers a quick trip to the array of business, cultural and entertainment opportunities throughout northern New Jersey and beyond. The community is located in close proximity to a several major highways, including Routes 80, 287 and 78.
“If its outdoor recreation they seek, Mountain Ridge is in the heart of one of New Jersey’s natural havens,” Ms. Cohen indicates. “The community lies in the shadows of the Allamuchy and Stephens Mountains, while the 70,000-acre Delaware Water Gap is nearby where fishing, boating, camping, kayaking and more can be found.
“Within the Township, residents will find the scenic Pequest and Musconetcong Rivers, as well as several township parks and nature trails.”
Shopping, fine dining and entertainment are also close at hand at the Rockaway Townsquare Mall, which features several national retailers and department stores. Local shops and boutiques can also be found in historic downtown Morristown and Parsipanny.
For additional information on Mountain Ridge at Panther Valley please call 908-852-0016or visit http://Town.HomesAtMtnRidge.com. To visit, go on Route 80 West. Take exit 19 for County Highway 517 towards Hackettstown. Turn left at County Highway 517/County Road 517. Turn right at Bald Eagle Road. Proceed to gatehouse and ask for Mountain Ridge at Panther Valley.