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Market Update: Spec Homes Available in Solstice

In Solstice, there are 24 spec homes (also known as inventory homes) currently available. These homes are unique because they are under construction by the builder (Shea Homes) without... Read more

Mar 7, 2024

Internet Options in Solstice

As a new community, Solstice has fast fiber internet that you won’t find in older neighborhoods like Highlands Ranch... Read more

Dec 22, 2023

Two State Parks in your Backyard

One of the reasons lots in Solstice are in such high demand is due to its proximity to two state parks... Read more

Dec 17, 2023

Warranty Coverage for New Homes in Solstice

Homes in communities like Solstice come with a strong warranty plan, which is a significant perk of new construction. ... Read more

Dec 13, 2023

The Hidden Costs of Buying a New Home

Knowing these costs upfront can save you from headaches later. Let's break down what you might not see coming... Read more

Nov 6, 2023

Taking the Light Rail to Downtown

A stress-free, environmentally-friendly public transportation option that connects you from Littleton to the heart of the Mile High City... Read more

Oct 20, 2023

Fencing in Solstice (Good News!)

When it comes to choosing the perfect home, details matter—and that includes fencing... Read more

Oct 3, 2023

Solstice Community Facts

Interested in buying or building in Solstice? Here is a quick fact sheet with some common questions I get. ... Read more

Oct 3, 2023

Why use a Real Estate Agent when Buying a new Home

Let me walk you through why an expert agent like myself is not just helpful, but essential when diving into new construction... Read more

Sep 25, 2023

Facebook Group for Solstice Residents

If you are moving into Solstice or are already a resident, check out the neighborhood Facebook group here... Read more

Aug 19, 2023

Backyard Landscaping Information

Shea includes front yard landscaping, but backyard landscaping will be your responsibility... Read more

Aug 6, 2023

When will Solstice get Restaurants and Retail?

As the community grows, one question is on the mind of many: "When will we see more retail and food options sprouting up nearby?" ... Read more

Jul 29, 2023

Where to Find Blinds for your New Home

As you settle in and start personalizing your space, you might notice something missing from your windows—blinds... Read more

Jul 21, 2023

See Douglas County Building Inspector Comments for your Home

I always recommend homeowners get a third party inspection, but it can also be useful (or at the very least, interesting) to read the comments that the county inspectors have... Read more

Jul 6, 2023

The Importance of a Third Party Inspection

I highly recommend buyers use third-party home inspector to professionally inspect your home. ... Read more

May 24, 2023

Distance to Destinations from Solstice

One of the most important questions when deciding where to build your new home is how far it is from important destinations... Read more

May 13, 2023

Available Upgrades in Solstice

I've compiled a list of common upgrades offered by Shea for various models... Read more

May 10, 2023

The Five Home Collections of Solstice

Shea Homes has 25 floor plans available. These are split across five “collections” of similar homes... Read more

Apr 6, 2023

Finding Patio Furniture for Your New Home

Drive around Solstice and you will notice one thing: Nearly everyone has an extended patio or deck ... Read more

Feb 7, 2023

The High Line House at Solstice

Just yards away from the High Line Canal and High Line Trail, the High Line House is Solstice’s community clubhouse and pool... Read more

Feb 5, 2023

All about Open Space in Solstice

Fortunately, new developments in Douglas County are required to dedicate a certain amount of acreage to open space in the community... Read more

Feb 1, 2023

What Smart Home Features are Available with Solstice?

A huge benefit to building a new home in 2024 is the amount of smart technology that is available... Read more

Jan 15, 2023