LIMITED NUMBER OF “QUICK DELIVERY HOMES RELEASED FOR SALE AT MOUNTAIN RIDGE AT PANTHER VALLEY

ALLAMUCHY, N.J. –- One of the most popular three bedroom designs is now available for “quick delivery” in the current housing section at Baker Residential’s Mountain Ridge at Panther Valley, the fastest selling residential community in this exclusive Allamuchy township neighborhood.

The sought-after Pine layout offers occupancy dates just weeks after signing a contract, a perfect scenario for buyers who have sold their current home and are hoping to find a newly-built, modern townhome in a serene and rich suburban environment in short order, indicates Barbara Cohen, a Baker Residential sales representative. What’s more, a limited number of equally desired Aspen designs have been released for sale with delivery dates in March of 2011.

The Aspen designs are priced from $306,990 and Pine layouts are priced from the mid-$300,000s.

“There are a large number of buyers who successfully sold their home by placing it on the market at competitive pricing and now find themselves in a situation where they need to purchase their new residence quickly,” Ms. Cohen points out. “These ‘quick delivery’ homes offer the best of both worlds.

“Purchasers will not only receive fast move-in dates 45-90 days after signing a contract in most cases, they will also benefit from all the advantages of a new construction home, such as the ability to customize, brand new appliances and the latest designer upgrades and appointments and mortgage rate that are at a 50-year low.”

Three other home plans – Oak, Birch and Hickory – are offered at Mountain Ridge at Panther Valley with prices starting in the mid-$200,000s. The affordability of the residences is made even more attractive thanks to Federal programs that are available at the community, including friendly Federal Housing Administration (FHA) financing for first-time buyers that requires only 3.5% down.

Townhomes range from 1,968 to 2,850 square feet and boasting 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.

“Mountain Ridge at Panther Valley’s housing designs fulfill a broad range of lifestyles,” says Ms. Cohen. “Young couples and single-professionals appreciate the fact that the spacious floorplans provide plenty of room to grow. Empty-nesters downsizing from large New Jersey single-family homes are pleased to discover they don’t have to sacrifice extra space to benefit from the ease of maintenance-free living.”

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,” adds Sales Representative Hollis Schilp.

World-class recreational amenities residents will enjoy within the Striking Panther Valley community, include 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 in nearby Hackettstown and throughout northern New Jersey. The community is located in close proximity to a several major highways, including Routes 80, 287 and 78, as well as commuter train and bus stops.

“If its outdoor recreation they seek, Mountain Ridge is in the heart of one of New Jersey’s natural havens,” Ms. Schilp 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. “
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 Hackettstown, historic downtown Morristown and Parsippany.

For additional information on Mountain Ridge at Panther Valley please call 908-852-0016 or 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. Go 2 traffic lights and turn right at entrance to Panther Valley. Once through the gate house, travel on Bald Eagle Road 2 miles. Turn right onto Mallard when you see signs for Mountain Ridge. Take next left to Sales Office.

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GRAND OPENING OF THIRD TOWNHOME PHASE NEXT SATURDAY AT MOUNTAIN RIDGE AT PANTHER VALLEY

ALLAMUCHY, N.J. –- The third phase of townhomes at Mountain Ridge at Panther Valley will make its highly-anticipated Grand Opening next weekend (Saturday, June 19th) with a special event designed to showcase the incredible housing designs and country-club inspired lifestyle offered at the fast-selling neighborhood rising within the popular Panther Valley community.

The day will begin at 11 a.m. when guided tours commence at the community’s on-site sales center and first visit several homes under construction where attendees will be able to walk through popular models and obtain an up close look at the well-conceptualized three-bedroom townhome designs that have translated to such impressive sales success at Mountain Ridge.

Up next, guests will board a bus for a community tour highlighting the world-class social and recreational opportunities available on-site with stops at proposed amenities to be built by Baker Residential, the existing Panther Valley north recreational amenities, the Panther Valley Property Owners Association’s headquarters and the existing Panther Valley south amenities and community clubhouse. The tour will conclude at the esteemed Panther Valley Country Club where attendees will be treated to instructional clinics and putting contests at 12 p.m. and 2 p.m. and refreshments in the golf course clubhouse.


Following the tours, those who want to obtain more information about the homes and find out just how attainable homeownership is at Mountain Ridge at Panther Valley can schedule appointments with a Sales Representative or participate in a Homebuyer’s Seminar featuring mortgage specials from Bank of America who will highlight the variety of Federal programs that are available at the community, including friendly Federal Housing Administration (FHA) financing for first-time buyers that requires only 3.5% down.

To attend the Grand Opening event, interested prospects can RSVP by calling 908-852-0016 or visiting Mountain Ridge at Panther Valley by June 12th.

“Affordably-priced and spacious townhomes and the opportunity to live in a community where many of the resort-style recreational amenities are open and functioning are two of the major reasons why purchasers have decided to buy in our first two housing phases,” says Hollis Schilp, Sales Representative for Baker Residential, which is developing Mountain Ridge in Warren County’s suburban Allamuchy township, minutes from Hackettstown.

“That’s why we decided to unveil our latest phase with a special public event that provides a comprehensive look at the complete lifestyle offered here by both touring the homes themselves and the many on-site social and recreational facilities that will be available to homeowners the day they move in.”

Five different designs are offered at Baker Residential’s Mountain Ridge with affordable pricing starting in the mid-$200,000s. New Panther Valley homes 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.

“Mountain Ridge at Panther Valley’s housing designs fulfill a broad range of lifestyles,” says Ms. Schilp. “Young couples and single-professionals appreciate the fact that the spacious floorplans provide plenty of room to grow. Empty-nesters downsizing from large New Jersey single-family homes are pleased to discover they don’t have to sacrifice extra space to benefit from the ease of maintenance-free living.”

Homes at Mountain Ridge real estate 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,” adds Barbara Cohen, another Baker Sales Representative.

World-class recreational amenities residents will enjoy within the Striking Mountain Ridge ;Panther Valley community, include 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 in nearby Hackettstown and throughout northern New Jersey.

The community is located in close proximity to a several major highways, including Routes 80, 287 and 78, as well as commuter train and bus stops.
“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. “

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 Hackettstown, historic downtown Morristown and Parsippany.

For additional information on Mountain Ridge at Panther Valley please call 908-852-0016 or visit Mountain Ridge

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BAKER TAKING VIP NAMES FOR THIRD TOWNHOME PHASE AT MOUNTAIN RIDGE AT PANTHER VALLEY

ALLAMUCHY, N.J. –- With the initial housing phases sold out in record fashion at Mountain Ridge at Panther Valley, Baker Residential is gearing up for the release of the third townhome section at the collection of three-bedroom residences rising in this sought-after Panther Valley neighborhood in Warren County’s Allamuchy Township

The developer is now assembling a list of VIP Buyers for the newest offering of spacious homes at Mountain Ridge which is expected to open sales this spring at the exclusive suburban community.. To add their name to the VIP List and receive introductory pricing from the mid-$200,000s, prospects can call 908-852-0016 or visit http://Town.HomesAtMtnRidge.com.

“Word is spreading quickly about the success of Mountain Ridge and many have already contact us to add their names to the priority list,” says Hollis Schilp, Sales Representative for Baker Residential. “They’re anxious to not only receive some of the first opportunities to purchase in the third housing section, but also take advantage of incredibly affordable pre-construction pricing. We only anticipate releasing a select number of townhomes at first, meaning those interested are encouraged to join our VIP List today.”

Sales at Mountain Ridge have been fueled by a variety of Federal programs that add considerable value to new home purchases. This is particularly true for first-time buyers who have found the community’s approval by the Federal Housing Administration (FHA) makes homeownership extremely attainable thanks to friendly FHA financing that requires only 3.5% down.

With sales and development moving so quickly, visitors to Mountain Ridge can obtain a better sense of the comfort, charm and appeal of the neighborhood. A new on-site sales center has opened at the community and the initial residents have now moved into their new home, Several site improvements are now complete, including the main entryway, the main access road and internal roads in the first two phases, providing a strong glimpse of how the community will look once finished.

Five different designs are offered at Mountain Ridge with affordable pricing starting in the mid-$200,000s. Homes 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.

“Mountain Ridge at Panther Valley’s housing designs fulfill a broad range of lifestyles,” says Barbara Cohen, another Baker Sales Representative. “Young couples and single-professionals appreciate the fact that the spacious floorplans provide plenty of room to grow. Empty-nesters downsizing from large single-family homes are pleased to discover they don’t have to sacrifice extra space to benefit from the ease of maintenance-free living.”

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. Cohen says.

The striking community is part of Panther Valley and its world-class recreational amenities. 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, as well as commuter train and bus stops.

“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. “

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 Parsippany.

For additional information on Mountain Ridge at Panther Valley please call 908-852-0016 or 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. Go 2 traffic lights and turn right at entrance to Panther Valley

SECOND TOWNHOME PHASES NEARS A SELL-OUT AT MOUNTAIN RIDGE AT PANTHER VALLEY

Baker Residential Preparing To Release Third Housing Section Well Ahead Of Schedule

ALLAMUCHY, N.J. –- With the inventory of available homes dwindling in its second housing phase, Baker Residential is now assembling a list of VIP Buyers for the third townhome section at Mountain Ridge at Panther Valley.
Sales for the new offering of magnificent three-bedroom residences are expected to open in early spring at the exclusive suburban community, according to Barbara Cohen, Sales Representative for Baker Residential, which is developing Mountain Ridge in the sought-after Panther Valley neighborhood in Warren County’s Allamuchy Township. To add their name to the VIP List and receive some of the first opportunities to purchase in the third phase, prospects can call 908-852-0016 or visit http://Town.HomesAtMtnRidge.com.

The announcement of the upcoming townhome section comes as Mountain Ridge celebrates the debut of a new on-site sales center and the initial residents moving into their new home at the community,

“We’ve sold more than 90% of the homes in our first two housing phases, forcing us to make our third section available in a few short months — well ahead of our originally projected timeline,” Ms. Cohen says. “This proves there are a large number of first-time homebuyers and empty-nesters who were waiting for the perfect opportunity to own a brand new, spacious townhome in a fantastic community where all of the lifestyle components are complete.

“The accelerated sales pace has purchasers lining up for our VIP List to avoid missing out on this incredible living opportunity. Of course, anxious homebuyers not willing to wait still have the opportunity to purchase in our current phase which has a select few homes remaining.”

Sales at Mountain Ridge have been fueled by a variety of Federal programs that add considerable value to new home purchases. This is particularly true for first-time buyers who have found the community’s approval by the Federal Housing Administration (FHA) makes homeownership extremely attainable thanks to friendly FHA financing that requires only 3.5% down.

“We’ve started construction on the few remaining townhome buildings available for sale in the first two housing phases,” adds Ms. Cohen. “As a result, we’ll have a number of homes which can be delivered in time for buyers to take advantage of the recently expanded Federal Tax Credit that provides up to $8,000 for first-time homebuyers and up to $6,500 for those who have owned their home for at least five years if they close on a new residence by June 30, 2010.”

With sales and development moving so quickly, visitors to Mountain Ridge can obtain a better sense of the comfort, charm and appeal of the neighborhood. Several site improvements are now complete, including the main entryway, the main access road and internal roads in the first two phases, providing a strong glimpse of how the community will look once finished.

Five different designs are offered at Mountain Ridge with affordable pricing starting at just $249,990. Homes 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.

“Mountain Ridge at Panther Valley’s housing designs fulfill a broad range of lifestyles,” says Hollis Schilp, another Baker Sales Representative. “Young couples and single-professionals appreciate the fact that the spacious floorplans provide plenty of room to grow. Empty-nesters downsizing from large single-family homes are pleased to discover they don’t have to sacrifice extra space to benefit from the ease of maintenance-free living.”

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. Schilp says.

The striking community is part of Panther Valley and its world-class recreational amenities. 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, as well as commuter train and bus stops.

“If its outdoor recreation they seek, Mountain Ridge is in the heart of one of New Jersey’s natural havens,” Ms. Schlip 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. “
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 Parsippany.

For additional information on Mountain Ridge at Panther Valley please call 908-852-0016 or 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.

MOUNTAIN RIDGE AT PANTHER VALLEY POISED TO END 2009 ON HIGH NOTE

Fast-Selling Townhome Community To Celebrate Sales and Development Milestones In Weeks Ahead

ALLAMUCHY, N.J. –- 2009 shaped up to be a banner year for Mountain Ridge at Panther Valley and the popular collection of competively-priced three-bedroom townhomes will unquestionably end it on a high note.

The new suburban community rising in the exclusive Panther Valley neighborhood in Warren County’s Allamuchy Township is poised to celebrate several significant sales and development milestones in the weeks ahead, reports its developer Baker Residential. Most notably, nearly 90% of the homes in the first two housing phases at Mountain Ridge have already been sold and the initial residents are expected to take occupancy in their magnificent new residence shortly.

“The end of 2009 is an important period for Mountain Ridge at Panther Valley for several reasons,” says Sales Representative Hollis Schilp. “The impending arrival of our first residents signifies the community is making its transformation from a constructive site to an active, bustling and lived-in neighborhood.

“And the fact we continue to record strong sales and are approaching the complete sell-out of our initial housing phases in such short order is proof there’s still a large number of buyers willing to act quickly to purchase an incredibly priced home in a beautiful suburban setting.”

Sales at Mountain Ridge have been fueled by a variety of Federal programs that add considerable value to new home purchases. This is particularly true for first-time buyers who have found the community’s approval by the Federal Housing Administration (FHA) makes homeownership extremely attainable thanks to friendly FHA financing that requires only 3.5% down.

“We’ve also started construction on the remaining townhome buildings available for sale in the first two housing phases,” adds Ms. Schilp. “As a result, we’ll have a number of homes which can be delivered in time for buyers to take advantage of the recently expanded Federal Tax Credit that provides up to $8,000 for first-time homebuyers and up to $6,500 for those who have owned their home for at least five years if they close on a new residence by June 30, 2010.”

With sales and development moving so quickly, visitors to Mountain Ridge can obtain a better sense of the comfort, charm and appeal of the neighborhood. Several site improvements are now complete, including the main entryway, the main access road and internal roads in the first two phases, providing a strong glimpse of how the community will look once finished.

Five different designs are offered at Mountain Ridge with affordable pricing starting at just $249,990. Homes 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.

“Mountain Ridge at Panther Valley’s housing designs fulfill a broad range of lifestyles,” says Barbara Cohen, another Baker Sales Representative. “Young couples and single-professionals appreciate the fact the spacious floorplans provide plenty of room to grow. Empty-nesters downsizing from large single-family homes are pleased to discover they don’t have to sacrifice extra space to benefit from the ease of maintenance-free living.”

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,” adds Ms. Cohen.

The striking community is part of Panther Valley and its world-class recreational amenities. 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, as well as commuter train and bus stops.

“If its outdoor recreation they seek, Mountain Ridge is in the heart of one of New Jersey’s natural havens,” Ms. Schlip 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. “

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 Parsippany.

For additional information on Mountain Ridge at Panther Valley please call 908-852-0016 or 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.

EXCITING FALL SEASON UNDERWAY AT MOUNTAIN RIDGE AT PANTHER VALLEY

Fast-Selling Townhome Community Prepares to Welcome First Residents

KitchenALLAMUCHY, N.J. –- Fall is quickly shaping up to be a significant and exciting season at Mountain Ridge at Panther Valley, the popular collection of competitively-priced three-bedroom townhomes rising within this well-established residential neighborhood in Allamuchy Township.

Most notably, Mountain Ridge is preparing to welcome its initial residents, signifying the transition from a construction site to an active, lived in neighborhood is underway, according to Baker Residential, which is developing the community amidst the rolling hills of scenic Warren County.

“The arrival of our first homeowners is one of the most important milestones in the progress and development of this community,” says Sales Representative Hollis Schlip.

“Soon, visitors will not only be able to see first-hand the elegant floorplans, picturesque location and activity-rich environment at Mountain Ridge, they’ll also be able to experience the close-knit atmosphere that will define the community as new neighbors move-in, become acquainted and begin fostering friendships. And to better provide a comprehensive glimpse into this true lifestyle at Mountain Ridge, we expect to open an on-site sales center in early November.”

While activity abounds on the development front at Mountain Ridge, sales continue to soar in the community’s recently released second phase of townhomes. The impressive number of sales recorded has allowed Mountain Ridge to emerge as one of the most successful selling new-home communities in northwest New Jersey.

Much of the appeal of Mountain Ridge stems from its well-appointed housing designs, affordable introductory pricing and exclusive neighborhood environment. The sought-after housing opportunity has proven to generate strong interest from a variety of purchasers – ranging from young couples and growing families to empty-nesters looking to scale down to more manageable homes.

“Customers have jumped at the opportunity to purchase a home in one of New Jersey’s most desirable locations at very competitive prices starting from just $249,990,” says Ms. Schlip. “This indicates there’s a large number of buyers who recognize now is the time to buy to receive great value and considerable demand for homes that offer well-planned and modern living spaces at a fraction of the cost for similar residences further east.”

Sales at Mountain Ridge at Panther Valley have been further fueled by the opportunity for homebuyers to make a well-educated and informed decision at the community thanks to “Simple Steps to Homeownership” seminars which provide a comprehensive look at the purchasing process at the suburban neighborhood. Scores of prospects have turned out for the events which offer detailed information on buying a home and tours of some of the buildings under construction at the magnificent new community.

Topics include an overview of development and sales, selections of interior features and colors, description of orientation meetings and warranty information. Attendees can also speak 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.

“The opportunity to take advantage of federal programs is certainly a draw for many young professionals purchasing their first home,” says Barbara Cohen, another Baker Sales Representative. “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.”

Five different designs are offered at Mountain Ridge ranging from 1,968 to 2,850 square feet and boasting 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.

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,” adds Ms. Schlip.

The striking new community is part of Panther Valley and its world-class recreational amenities. 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. Schlip 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. “

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.

SECOND TOWNHOME PHASE NOW OPEN AT MOUNTAIN RIDGE AT PANTHER VALLEY

Panther Valley L_FNLsmALLAMUCHY, N.J. –- The second phase of competively-priced three-bedroom townhomes at Mountain Ridge at Panther Valley has made its highly-anticipated debut to the public.

Interested homebuyers who were anxiously awaiting the housing section are now rushing to the community to become one of the first to purchase in newest release of homes, according to Baker Residential, which is developing Mountain Ridge at the well-established Panther Valley community in Warren County’s Allamuchy Township. As a result, sales activity has accelerated considerably at Mountain Ridge over the past several weeks.

“Mountain Ridge at Panther Valley is quickly becoming one of the most successful selling new-home communities in northwest New Jersey,” says Sales Representative Barbara Cohen. “In fact, strong summer sales depleted the entire inventory of homes in our initial housing phase.

“So we decided to kick off fall with the release of our second townhome section. Judging by the initial response, these residences are poised to follow the same path as our first phase and be snapped up in short order.”

Featuring elegant three-bedroom housing designs, affordable introductory pricing and exclusive neighborhood appeal, Mountain Ridge has received remarkable interest from a variety of purchasers – ranging from young couples and growing families to empty-nesters looking to scale down to more manageable homes.

“Customers have jumped at the opportunity to purchase a home in one of New Jersey’s most desirable locations at very competitive prices starting from just $249,990,” says Ms. Cohen. “This indicates there’s a large number of buyers who recognize now is the time to buy to receive great value and considerable demand for homes that offer well-planned and modern living spaces at a fraction of the cost for similar residences further east.”

Sales at Mountain Ridge at Panther Valley have been further fueled by the opportunity for homebuyers to make a well-educated and informed decision at the community thanks to “Simple Steps to Homeownership” seminars which provide a comprehensive look at the purchasing process at the suburban neighborhood. Scores of prospects have turned out for the events which offer detailed information on buying a home and tours of some of the buildings under construction at the magnificent new community.

Topics include an overview of development and sales, selections of interior features and colors, description of orientation meetings and warranty information. Attendees can also speak 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.

“The opportunity to take advantage of federal programs is certainly a draw for many young professionals purchasing their first home,” says Hollis Schlip, another Baker Sales Representative. “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.”

Five different designs are offered at Mountain Ridge ranging from 1,968 to 2,850 square feet and boasting 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.

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,” adds Ms. Schlip.

The striking new community is part of Panther Valley and its world-class recreational amenities. 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. Schlip 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. “

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.