The Building Buzz - SPRING 2014

A quarterly chronicle with home building insight from Drake Homes.
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Welcome to The Building Buzz!

Welcome to The Building Buzz!


Drake Homes proudly presents this community-driven newsletter catered to home owners and real estate professionals all around Iowa.


Spring brings a cherished feeling of renewal and fresh beginnings.  Whether it’s establishing a new business, starting a family, or building a new home, the refreshing feeling of Spring is great motivation to start something great.  As a Des Moines home builder, we've showcased 5 reasons to consider a new home this season!

The Internet of Things

The Internet of Things (“IoT”) is an innovative topic that we are becoming borderline obsessed with.  We're proud to introduce this discussion as we announce our all-new Connected Home Packages.  Click below to learn more!

Featured Floor Plans

Drake Homes builds a wide variety of custom homes all around Des Moines.  We also have a unique selection of floor plans that are catered to your unique lifestyle.  Click below to experience a few of our hottest floor plans.

Contest Alert!

Drake Homes is adding a new floor plan to our collection and we're giving you a chance to name it!  If your name idea is selected, you win $100!  Click below to enter.
Featured New Homes from Drake Homes
We have an expanded inventory all around the Des Moines area!

Click Here to see our available new homes, then Contact Us!
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We are excited to announce brand new developments!

Watch Homeowners Share Their Drake Homes Experience!
Watch client testimonials, home flythroughs, and much more in our expanding Video Gallery.
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Q: What's one home care tip that people should remember this Spring?

A: Test your sump pump.
1. NOW is the time to build.
2. INTEREST RATES are low.
3. LOT PRICES are increasing.
4. Insist on ENERGY STAR 3.0.
5. We can build ANYTHING.
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Our team has been inspired by The Internet of Things and how we're able to make an innovative impact by building a smarter home.  We're also excited by the progress being made on our new design center in West Des Moines and recently sponsored the relaunching of dmStartupDrinks.  Spring has sprung!

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