Thursday, August 17, 2017


The Epic is a big deal--talking about the new "kid" on our block at Homes by Vanderbuilt in Sanford, North Carolina.  A few of the featured items in this package are:
  • 4' x 6' serenity shower
  • drywall beams and soffit, can lights, and ship lap accents in multiple rooms
  • coveless, smooth 9' ceilings
  • sliding barn door at foyer walk-in, coat closet
  • ventless gas log fireplace and deluxe ceiling fan in great room
  • transom windows in kitchen, nook, and great room
  • walk-in pantry
  • abundance of kitchen cabinets including a beverage center
  • full ceramic backsplash behind range with chef's signature hood
  • stainless steel farmer's sink with coil spring gooseneck faucet
There is so much to see in the 2,200 square foot home.  We have the Epic 1 model open for your viewing pleasure.  Come and see for yourself!

Saturday, August 12, 2017


One of our great split floor plans accommodates the budget and eye appeal at the same time--the Dakota.  Our model on location for your viewing pleasure features smooth ceilings, large crown molding in living areas, soft action closures on kitchen drawers, crescent edging on the countertops, 4' x 6' ceramic walk-in shower with rainfall overhead, sliding glass door in kitchen/dining nook, and a 7' x 20' dormer porch with cedar shake vinyl siding.  With three bedrooms that all have walk-in closets, this home is a stunner.  The main floor is a comfortable 1,560 square feet with up to 910 additional square feet if the second floor is chosen.  Come to see us at Homes by Vanderbuilt in Sanford, North Carolina.  

Thursday, August 3, 2017

Appeal of Platinum

One of Homes by Vanderbuilt's most popular models is the Platinum.  With functional interior design and exterior eye-appeal, this home meets most families' needs and wants.  Our "Dream Kitchen" features a full-size refrigerator combined with a full-size freezer, ceramic components, island, stem lights, sliding glass door, and two transoms.  The Serenity Bathroom showcases a 4 x 8 ceramic, walk-in shower with rainfall head and two can lights, archways, and private water closet.  The master bedroom boasts a tray ceiling with four can lights.  There are three bedrooms, a study, living and family rooms on the main level for a total of 2,226 square footage.  This is one of many homes you may visit at Homes by Vanderbuilt in Sanford, North Carolina.  

Friday, July 28, 2017

Elite #9

Welcome to the #9 model in our Elite Series.  Picture yourself relaxing on the 30-foot span, front porch of this home on your beachfront, lakefront, or mountaintop property as the 30' x 66' home accommodates most narrow lots.  At Homes by Vanderbuilt in Sanford, North Carolina we feature this home with decorative ship lap accents in the entertainment center and on the island in the kitchen.  The newest option of cabinetry, Barnwood Oak, flows throughout the home from the cabinets to the sliding barn doors and ceiling beams at the beverage center.  Full ceramic backsplash in the kitchen with a stainless farm sink, LED can lights throughout the model, and 4' x 6' ceramic walk-in shower with rainfall shower head and frameless glass wall panel are just a few of the items that are included in the Elite package of this series.  Come to see us soon!  We are waiting for you!  

Thursday, July 20, 2017


In excess of 2,600 square feet of living space on the main level, the RV108 is a winner!  Here are some of the home's popular features:  factory-built front and back porches, four bedrooms, family and living rooms, large utility room, spacious kitchen/nook combination, dining room, two and one-half baths, and ceramic, walk-in shower in the Master bath.  This home on location showcases cabinets of hickory throughout the floor plan.  You've got to see this model at Homes by Vanderbuilt in Sanford, North Carolina!

Saturday, July 15, 2017


If you're seeking an attractive exterior elevation in a ranch style home, the Berkshire is one to view.  With just under 2,000 square feet of living space on the main level, this home neatly packages a master suite, factory-built front porch, open floor plan for the great room and nook/kitchen, with two additional bedrooms, bath and a half, and utility room.  Choosing the cape style will provide up to 1,300 square feet of bonus living space.  This home is available for viewing at Homes by Vanderbuilt in Sanford, North Carolina.

Saturday, July 8, 2017

Here we are...

Here we are...located in Sanford, North Carolina, Homes by Vanderbuilt currently has 26 homes on the premises.  We are proud to be serving our clients for 34 years.  Many of our customers have referred family, friends, and are even repeat buyers themselves.  Client loyalty to Homes by Vanderbuilt and satisfaction with our products and service is what we strive daily to maintain.  Thank you for your patronage of Homes by Vanderbuilt.  You are special to us!

Saturday, July 1, 2017

4th of July

As our great country celebrates a multitude of freedoms, Homes by Vanderbuilt extends wishes to you for safe travels and holiday fun.  We are open July 1 and July 3; we will be closed on July 4, 2017.  Homes by Vanderbuilt appreciates your patronage!

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Jefferson II

Looking for exterior elevation that is over the top?  The Jefferson II here at Homes by Vanderbuilt will capture your attention with its craftsmanship.  Decorative dormers, gables, arch-top windows, lineals, and a lead and glass front door bring curb appeal.  The foyer and stairs usher you into the Jefferson.  In the kitchen, can lights and stem lights over the kitchen island display a warm, inviting food preparation area.  An arched entry from the spacious living room into the formal dining room features two half-walls, columns, and a dropped beam ceiling.  The pass-through partial wall in the kitchen offers a view of the living room and stairwell.  This home boasts a huge utility room complete with upper and lower cabinets, spacious countertop, and laundry sink as well as a storage closet.  A relaxing end to the day can be imagined as the soaker tub rests beneath a large window in the master bath.  This home is one of more than two dozen homes on location in Sanford, North Carolina at Homes by Vanderbuilt.  Come to see us!

Saturday, June 17, 2017

The Maple

More than 2,000 square feet on the main level, four bedrooms, living and family rooms are some of the attributes that hit a home run with our customers in the Maple home.  By adding a second floor to this home, the homeowner gains up to 1,330 additional square feet of living space that can be bedrooms, "man cave," storage area and more.  Homes by Vanderbuilt in Sanford, North Carolina invites you to see the Maple and other houses on property.  You'll be glad you came to see us!

Thursday, June 8, 2017


Listen to some of the available options for the Hampton:  4' x 6' walk-in ceramic shower in the master bath; great room with built-in entertainment center, drop soffit with can lights, and large clear-view windows; three bedrooms in a split floor plan design; stainless steel appliances; smooth ceilings and large crown molding; factory-built front porch.  This home is just under 1,700 square feet with other attribute possibilities.  This is one you won't want to miss at Homes by Vanderbuilt located in Sanford, North Carolina!

Saturday, June 3, 2017

Elite 10

The Elite #10 capitalizes on square footage with 2,771 on the main floor.  Approximately 1,700 square feet more with a 9/12 roof pitch provides a total of nearly 4,500 square feet of living space.  The Super Elite Package includes kitchen/dining/foyer laminate wood flooring, chef's signature kitchen and accessories, 4' x 6' ceramic shower, foyer bench and utility lockers, accent ceiling with can lights and beams in dining room, and much more.  For curb appeal, tower dormer, double-gable dormers, cedar shake accents, and lead and glass decorative, front door with sidelights have been optioned into the model home.  Come to Homes by Vanderbuilt today for your dream home.

Saturday, May 27, 2017

Memorial Day

Memorial Day is a federal holiday in the United States for remembering the people who died while serving in the country's armed forces.  Thankful.  Grateful.  Blessed.  Humble.  Proud.  Honor.  Remember....

Homes by Vanderbuilt extends to you best wishes for a safe Memorial Day weekend.  We will be open during the holiday.   Saturday hours will be from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; closed on Sunday; open from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Monday.

Saturday, May 20, 2017


The Chestnut model home at Homes by Vanderbuilt is a practical, spacious ranch.  With a split floor plan, this home offers an inviting feel from the foyer to the family room.  A sliding glass door in the dining room along with the transom windows in the kitchen and family room illuminate the back of the home.  A utility/mud room with an adjacent exterior door provides a third entry point that can also accommodate access to a future garage if desired.  The square footage is just over 2,000 square feet on the main level with options for another 1,100 to 1,300 square feet upstairs with elevated roof pitch options.  This is a great design and one that you will want to see!

Monday, May 15, 2017


Open, airy, light....all of these are descriptive of the Redwood.  Foyer, great room, kitchen, and dining room provide an open feeling to this floor plan.  Cabinets are abundant in the kitchen, utility room and computer center.  Transom windows feature light portals throughout our model home.  The main floor offers more than 2,000 square feet with up to 1,300 more if the second floor is desired.  Come to Homes by Vanderbuilt in Sanford, North Carolina for your dream home.

Monday, May 8, 2017


An attractive, front elevation draws clients into the center of the Quail home model, featuring an open floor plan for the kitchen, dining, and living rooms.  The Quail offers a true master suite on one side with two bedrooms, bath, and utility room on the opposite side of the home.  Nearly 1,900 square feet finished downstairs and over 1,000 unfinished square feet upstairs makes this home a front-runner for a growing family as well as a popular home for the homeowner desiring spacious surroundings.  Take a look at our plans at Homes by Vanderbuilt.

Monday, May 1, 2017

Home shopping--Pleasant Experience

From the moment you begin your Homes by Vanderbuilt journey, you feel a leisurely, no-pressure sense of calm that assures you a stress-free environment reinforcing that you, the homebuyer, have the reigns. 
Located on US Hwy 1 in Sanford, North Carolina you discover more than two dozen homes for your viewing pleasure.  A walk throughout the homes provides visual clarity to some of our clients' favorite home plans.  Various options in cabinetry, countertops, flooring, appliances, and exterior products offer endless design creations.
We extend an open invitation to visit us today for your dream home discovery!

Monday, April 24, 2017

Diverse Industry

Diversity in our industry is the key.  Stepping inside one of our twenty-seven display homes, you will notice the variety that abounds.  Choice of countertops, cabinets, and kitchen island styles, for example, bring out the homeowner's personal tastes.  There are various exterior elevation options as well.  Shingles, shutters, porches, siding, and dormers are available to represent your own personal, unique style.  We look forward to sharing with you the "home creation" experience at Homes by Vanderbuilt of Sanford, North Carolina.  Come to see us; we excel at delivering smiles!

Monday, April 17, 2017


A large, L-shaped porch, while providing a lovely exterior elevation, ushers you into the living room of the Riverbirch.  Bedrooms, bath and stairs for the cape-style home are on your right as you enter.  A large kitchen filled to abundance with cabinets and pantry, breakfast nook, and a grand utility room comprise the home's center.  The family and master bedroom are just beyond the breakfast nook.  With more than 2,000 square feet of living space on the main level, this floor plan provides ample room and options as a one-story or cape, if you prefer.  Come explore the possibilities at Homes by Vanderbuilt, located in Sanford, North Carolina.