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Trade-up: A Growing Family’s Clear Path to a New Centra Home

October 9th, 2019

Coordinating the purchase of a new home with the sale of your existing house can be stressful and time-consuming. Centra Homes new Trade-up Program helped one growing family navigate the challenges unscathed. As the Knauer family was getting closer to increasing in number from three to four, the decision to move to a new home was […]

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Growth for Rogers: Centra Breaks Ground on 20 New Homes

October 3rd, 2019

Award-winning schools and commuter access to the Twin Cities have fueled exponential growth in Rogers in recent years. Centra’s new Augusta Prairie development promises to continue the trend. Voted the “Best Place to Raise Kids in Minnesota” by a national magazine in 2013, Rogers has flourished in subsequent years. As the suburb has grown, so has […]

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No Place Like Home: Centra Breaks Ground on 136-lot Project in Coon Rapids

September 25th, 2019

Former home to a strip shopping center and bowling alley, a Coon Rapids parcel sat vacant for 20 years.  Now a local homebuilder has it set for a triumphant revival. Homebuilder Centra Homes has been headquartered in Coon Rapids since the firm’s founding eight years ago.  So when Coon Rapids city staff solicited plans to […]

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Woodbury Townhome Community Nears Sell-Out – Final Rambler Available

September 18th, 2019

Townhome living with a modern aesthetic is so popular in Woodbury that Twin Cities-based Centra Homes has sold nearly every property in the firm’s Eastview Place community. Maintenance-free townhomes in a fabulous location have proven to be a winning combination for Centra Homes and Sales Consultant Michelle Buchmann in Woodbury.  Buchmann joined Centra Homes earlier […]

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Trends in Housing for Seniors

September 7th, 2019

The number of Americans of retirement age will swell in coming years– with a majority planning to stay in their homes during retirement.  Meeting their needs has fundamentally changed home design, features and function. Fueled by increased longevity, better healthcare and the aging of baby boomers, Americans age 65+ are expected to top 70 million […]

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