Ever since Scott and Todd Van Cleef founded Country Classics over 30 years ago, they have been committed to giving back to the local communities in which they build. Whether that meant donating food to local food banks, supporting area schools or building for those who need it most, they've made a difference for many families in both New Jersey and Pennsylvania.
Scott Van Cleef, Vice President at Country Classics, was honored by the New Jersey Builders Association with its “2018 Builder Continuing Service Award” at the Annual Industry Awards Luncheon, which was held on Wednesday, January 23, 2019. The award is presented annually to recognize an NJBA member’s continuing support through a progression of service at various levels of the association.
Do you spend most of your free time admiring the houses featured on New Jersey home builders’ websites? You’re not alone. New homes are particularly attractive to home buyers because they offer all of the latest features and innovations and none of the work that often comes with buying an existing home. These savings tips will help you accumulate enough money for a down payment if you’re ready to move from your rental, but your bank account needs an influx of cash to make your dream a reality.
It’s easier than ever to imagine yourself living in a new home, thanks to photo-heavy Internet real estate sites. In fact, you may have already decided how you’ll arrange your furniture in a home’s family room, or how you’ll transform the master bedroom suite into the ultimate sanctuary. If you’re thinking of buying a new house, just one thing probably stands in your way: the sale of your current home. These six tips just may help you sell your home a little faster than you anticipated.
Among the many awards displayed in our office is one that’s particularly meaningful to the entire New Jersey home building team. The Safe+Sound Somerset Humanitarian Award, presented to Country Classics’ owners Scott and Todd Van Cleef during a November 2 gala in Warren, NJ, recognizes outstanding contributions and volunteer efforts in support of the organization’s mission to empower domestic abuse survivors.
Is “build a new home” at the top of your list of New Years’ resolutions? Before you join the thousands of New Jersey residents expected to purchase new homes this year, you may want to ask yourself a few questions that will help you decide if 2018 is the ideal time to begin construction.
Do you find new home floor plans a little confusing? Although plans provide a wealth of information, it’s not always easy to visualize how your completed home will look. These tips will help you evaluate and compare floor plans for New Jersey homes.
What would hold you back from purchasing your dream home in New Jersey? For many prospective homeowners, concerns about the whole buying and building process keeps them from enjoying the comfort and convenience of a brand new home. But there doesn’t need to be an anxiety-inducing affair.