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Beyond the Ordinary: New Homes, Community Living at Brunswick Crossing

You're in the market for a new home in Frederick County, proudly ranked as a top location for home buyers in Maryland, and your search is met with various options. As Maryland's largest county by total area, ...


Best Native Plants for Your New Home's Flowerbed in Frederick, MD

In Frederick County, Maryland, specifically in the area around Brunswick Crossing, is home to a great variety of native plants. There are over 1,500 species of plants along the Potomac River, right in Brunswick Crossing’s backyard.


Family, Fitness, and Functional Living at Brunswick Crossing

A community pool, walking trails, pocket parks, and clubhouse. The new home communities that have grown and thrived in Frederick County have all followed a similar list of amenities. Feeder schools, walkability, computer routes, and other outside location influencers are also taken in account when ...


The Top 7 Benefits of a Homeowners Association Community

Nestled amidst the picturesque landscape on the edges of Frederick County, Maryland, lies Brunswick Crossing—a vibrant community designed with tranquility and simple life in mind. With an array of thoughtful amenities and a strong sense of community, Brunswick Crossing is a testament to the advantages of a well-maintained


The Ultimate Guide to Touring a Model Home at Brunswick Crossing

If you're in the market for a new construction home in Frederick County, choosing a community with a model home is a great place to start. Model homes offer helpful insights into the livability of a community, your home builder’s quality craftsmanship, and your design selections and options. 


Winter Family Fun in Brunswick Crossing and Frederick, MD

The winter months in the Mid-Atlantic and Frederick County don't have to mean hibernating indoors. Despite the dropping temperatures, there's a great variety of entertaining and family-friendly activities to explore in the area. From cultural experiences to interactive museums and entertainment opportunities, Frederick County offers an ...


This is Your Year - 12 Months of Living Your Bliss at Brunswick Crossing

Living at Brunswick Crossing in Frederick County, Maryland, offers more than a place to call home. It's a vibrant community where every month offers unique opportunities and experiences. Starting your new year in a new home at Brunswick Crossing with DRB Homes or Ryan Homes is the first step to living your bliss in 2024!


A Family Connection - Ryan Homes & DRB Homes Builders Story

As we prepare to begin a new year at Brunswick Crossing and introduce a new home builder, we’re excited to share the familiar connection and regional roots DRB Homes and Ryan Homes bring to our vibrant community.


Maryland Housing Market Update

Brunswick Crossing is excited to introduce a NEW Builder to the Brunswick Crossing family - Ryan Homes. Ryan Homes, along with DRB Homes is excited to offer homeownership opportunities in the thriving housing market of Frederick, MD.  Let's review the state of the Maryland Housing Market and why now is the right time to explore ...


The Best Holiday Lights & Events Local to Brunswick, MD

As the air gets crisper and the days grow shorter, communities in and around Brunswick are gearing up for a season filled with joy and merriment. Join us on a delightful exploration of the enchanting holiday events that promise to make this winter truly magical.


Your New Home: the Perfect Backdrop for a Thanksgiving Feast

Thanksgiving, a time for gratitude and celebration, is just around the corner. What better way to embrace this cherished holiday than by hosting your family and friends in your beautiful new home at Brunswick Crossing in Brunswick, MD?


From Cabinets to Closing: Final Stages of Home Building

Building your dream home is an exciting journey, and when you choose a home from one of Brunswick Crossing's builders, you're not just getting a house; you're getting a carefully crafted masterpiece. The commitment to quality and attention to detail is evident in every aspect of your new home.

As you embark on this adventure, you might ...


Brunswick Crossing Community: A Guide to Local Fall Events

Brunswick Crossing and its surrounding areas come alive with a host of exciting fall events. As the leaves change and the air turns crisp, it's the perfect time of year to explore the rich culture in Frederick County, Maryland. Join us in celebrating the season with three exceptional fall events that promise to delight and enchant residents and ...


DRB Homes at Brunswick Crossing: Making Living a Breeze

Are you looking for a new home that seamlessly combines style, comfort, and community living? Look no further than DRB Homes at Brunswick Crossing in Frederick County. These exceptional homes are designed with you in mind, offering a wealth of advantages that make homeownership a breeze. In this blog post, we'll explore the top 7 reasons why ...


Harnessing the Power of the Sun: Passive Solar Design Inspired Homes

What is Passive Solar Design?

Passive solardesign uses sunlight for sustainability without active mechanical systems. There are varying degrees of implementing passive solar design into a home, but they all attempt to take ...


Unleashing AI's Interior Design Power

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is rapidly transforming the world of interior design, and DRB Homes at Brunswick Crossing is excited to see this innovation in action. Through the synergy of AI algorithms and human creativity, your new DRB home is the perfect canvas for unleashing AI's interior design power.


Amazing Waterfalls and Hiking Trails near Brunswick Crossing

Outdoor enthusiasts love Maryland. With the Allegheny Mountains running through the state, Maryland is home to some scenic trails, breathtaking waterfalls, and rich history. For hikers of all ages and skill levels, there are trails of various lengths and difficulties.

Brunswick Crossing wants its residents to get out of the house, get ...


Discover Community, Comfort, and Convenience at Brunswick Crossing

Imagine the perfect home… A place with the sunroom you always wanted, where your neighbors gather for a summer cookout and a quick grocery run, is just a short drive away.

If you’re ready to start a new chapter in a new home, you don’t have to sacrifice community, comfort, or convenience to get everything on your wishlist. Newly built ...


6 Tips for Staging Your Home to Sell

It is said that you never get a second chance at making a first impression. Initial impressions leave a lasting impact on people, and it’s no different when it comes to selling your home.

When selling your home, several key ways exist to make a positive first impression, such as creating curb appeal and


How to Throw a Memorable Outdoor Party This Summer

The warm, sunny summer days are best celebrated with friends and family. Outdoor parties are a wonderful way to take advantage of everything the season has to offer, with the promise of delicious food, joyful conversations, and fun ...


How To Have a Great Summer at Brunswick Crossing

Imagine the perfect summer. What do you see? Are you soaking up rays beside the pool? Searching for the greatest find at the local shops? Laughing over a campfire with friends?

It’s easy to make the most of the season at Brunswick Crossing. Whether you're a melody maniac or a cardio connoisseur, there are plenty of opportunities to step ...


How to Navigate the Home Closing Process

After many months of planning and overseeing your new home, the moment you’ve been waiting for is finally here. It’s time to close on the house.

It’s true that you’re very close to moving into your brand-new home. However, there are several steps to the


How to Become A Homeowner By Leveraging Your Tax Return

The beginning of the year is stressful for many because it’s tax season. Not only is it incredibly tedious to answer a seemingly endless questionnaire, but there are two primary outcomes. The less desirable outcome is that you could owe the government money. However, it feels like a little reward when you get a refund.

How you spend (or ...


The Best of Brunswick Crossing: Our Favorite Local Spots

Brunswick Crossing is located at the crossroads of three states. The community sits in Maryland, home to the Chesapeake Bay and Old Bay seasoning. To the west is the Allegheny Mountains of West Virginia. To the south are rolling hills and bustling cities of Northern Virginia. And we can’t forget the capital city of Washington, D.C.

These ...


Spring Into Action: A Maintenance Checklist for Homeowners

It’s that time of year again when we come out of hibernation to bright sunshine and blooming flowers. The warming temperatures have us throwing open our windows, getting outside, and seizing the longer days. With the mild weather, now is the best time to tackle our yearly spring maintenance list.

But why is maintenance so essential, and ...


8 Elite Ideas for Hosting a March Madness Party

Spring always gets us excited to cheer on our favorite college basketball teams as they enter one of the biggest sporting tournaments of the year. Whether you’re rooting for the favored team or the underdog, it’s even more fun to cheer alongside friends and family.

If you’re hosting a


8 Questions to Ask During a Model Home Tour

You’ve taken time out of your busy schedule to tour a model home; it’s time to make the most of your trip. Touring a model is essential in the new home-buying process. Not only does it allow you to envision yourself living in a similar house, but it also gives you the chance to get answers not found online.

Whether you're curious about ...


6 Tips for Creating a Cozy Winter Home

Whether you view it as a blessing or a curse, Maryland experiences all four seasons. Summer is hot, spring and fall are chilly, but winter is icy. When the temperature drops and the days remain short, we tend to hide away in the comfort of our homes.

If you want to fend off the cold while we hibernate for the winter, try stimulating the ...


Best Time to Buy a House in Maryland

You’re ready to start a new chapter by buying a new house. Your heart—or your job—is calling you to the small state nestled between the ocean and Appalachian mountains. Maryland is a diverse area filled with rich history, beautiful scenery, and delicious seafood.

Whether you’re from the area or not, you may be wondering about the best ...


Best Housewarming Gift Ideas for Couples | Brunswick Crossing

Moving into a new home together is a huge decision to make for a couple. It’s both exciting and overwhelming. Housewarming gifts are the perfect gesture for stressed movers who are coordinating an endless to-do list.

Couples moving in together have a lot of work ahead of them—especially when it comes to their belongings. It’s not as ...


Top Eco-Friendly Appliances for Your Home | Brunswick Crossing

Electrical appliances have been making our lives easier for centuries. It seems every year there is a new invention that is more convenient for our everyday life. Yet, we still have strides to take when it comes to another key factor: eco-friendliness.

Everyone has a part to play in keeping our planet healthy. If you’re ready to protect ...


Top Must Haves for Moving Into a New Home | Brunswick Crossing

When moving into a new home, you’re likely juggling several tasks all at once; and your to-do list can feel miles long. You’re cleaning, repairing, selling, securing, planning, researching, packing, and so on. And you may be doing all this with kids or pets running around.


How to Help Pets Settle Into Your New Home | Brunswick Crossing

A new home is both exciting and nerve-wracking on all members of the family. Parents have to coordinate the entire process and kids have to adapt to a new home. But, what about your pets? They can be just as anxious about moving as you ...


5 Proven Ways to Build Your Credit Score | Brunswick Crossing

You're ready to buy a new build home and obtaining a mortgage is a crucial step in the purchasing process. To obtain a mortgage, you must meet several requirements. We’re going to focus on one of those requirements— the credit score.

...


Why You Should Live in a Neighborhood with an HOA

Imagine you’re visiting your friend for a housewarming party. As you pull into their community, there are tidy and well-maintained houses lining the streets. The landscaping is immaculate, kids are playing on a playground, and neighbors are out walking their dogs and socializing. This is all thanks to a homeowner’s association (HOA).

An ...


7 Tips to Prepare for Moving Day

Moving day might be soon approaching and you still don’t feel as though you’re ready. You may be just as nervous as excited. After all, it’s a day with a lot of…moving parts. When you’re juggling so much at once, things can get overwhelming.

Certain challenges may arise but fear not! Setting a proper plan in place will minimize the ...


Make a Newly Built House Feel Like Home | Brunswick Crossing

You’ve been overseeing the construction of your new build home for months. Now, it’s finally time to get your fresh start and move in. As excited as you may be for your new house, the first month may feel foreign and a bit weird. It can ...


8 Tips for Adding Curb Appeal to Your House | Brunswick Crossing

First impressions are crucial in just about every aspect of life. It’s no less important when it comes to selling your home. More often than not, your home’s exterior is the first thing a potential buyer will see. It will set the tone for the rest of their experience as they explore the rest of the house.

Curb appeal refers to the ...


Safely Host an Open House During COVID-19 | Brunswick Crossing

For those selling a home during the COVID-19 pandemic, new challenges to making a sale disrupted many aspects of the process. Any occasion that could bring people together indoors was unsafe, so traditions like open houses were heavily limited by state and local restrictions. 

Now, isolation measures mandated mask-wearing and ...


Mistakes to Avoid When Building a New Home | Brunswick Crossing

New construction offers advantages over buying existing homes, including customization, modern amenities, and often competitive pricing. With these advantages comes a process that is distinct from buying a resale property. 

If you aren’t thorough, however, these advantages can be lost. Fear not! By avoiding these big mistakes for ...


11 Steps to Buying a New Build Home

If you’re in the market for buying a home, new build homes can be an enticing option. From the start, buying one has its own process that makes it distinct from buying an existing home with increased control over the look and feel of your house and access to the latest materials. 


How To Prepare for a Power Outage

Most of the time, you won’t know when the power is going to go out. Nor will you know when it’s going to come back. According to the U.S. Energy Information Administration, U.S. customers experienced over eight hours of power ...


How To Create Family Traditions in Your New Home

Moving into a new home is exciting and presents the perfect opportunity to start building new memories with your family. Family traditions are an excellent way to make your new home feel like home, whether you’re bringing existing traditions or starting new ones. To help you get started, we’ve compiled some tips and ideas for creating ...


Should You Remodel Your House or Buy a New Build Home?

You’ve been living in your current home for years now, but one thing is apparent: It doesn't quite fill the bill anymore. Maybe your family has grown since you bought it or maybe those stairs are getting more difficult to climb.


How To Take Care of a Community Garden Plot | Brunswick Crossing

Spring is here, which means it’s planting season! Imagine the crunch of fresh lettuce in your salad or deliciously ripe tomatoes in your pasta dish. Imagine a beautiful vase of flowers sitting on your dining room table. All of this is possible thanks to the little plot you have in your community garden.


Build Your Dream Home 101: Choosing a Floor Plan

A new build house offers all the flexibility to design a space that fits your lifestyle. You get to decide what your dream home will look like at every stage, from the lot it’s built upon to the


6 Easy Tips for a Spring Cleaning Fresh Start | Brunswick Crossing

Spring is the time of year where we come out of hibernation to welcome warm weather, sunny skies and blooming flowers. As we take a look around the house that we’ve been bundled up in for the past few months, we begin to realize the ways we can improve the space and may even find ourselves compulsively sweeping or organizing.


Build Your Dream Home 101: Picking a Lot

Building your dream home starts with the land it’s built upon. This is no decision to overlook—it can greatly impact your quality of life in the smallest ways. There’s a lot to consider when choosing the right lot for you and your family: that’s why we’ve compiled some factors to consider when landing that perfect lot.


Tips to Taking Stunning Real Estate Photos That Sell Your House

You want to sell your house, but you’re competing with other homes on the market for potential buyer attention. First impressions are important. This is why professional photos that showcase all the best features of your house are incredibly important.


Build Your Dream Home 101: Custom Features | Brunswick Crossing

Building a new home is an exciting journey to crafting the living spaces of your dreams. After all, purchasing your house is a big investment and the end result should enable you to live your life to the fullest. New build homes come with a wide array of flexible options that allow you to customize your living spaces to fit your specific needs ...


Choosing the Right Pet for Your Family

Welcoming a new furry friend into your home is very exciting! After all, they become an adorable new member of the family. However, not all animals are right for every household. Varying levels of commitment and responsibility come with adopting, whether it’s a dog, cat, reptile, bird or rabbit.


6 Questions to Ask on New Build Homes | Brunswick Crossing

For many, buying a home is one of the biggest investments you’ll ever make. When working through such a big decision, you’ll want to take extra care in researching and planning so that your new home is worth that investment.


What Not to Fix When Selling Your Home

In the current hot real estate market, selling your home could be a great decision. But how do you know whether you should sell as is, or invest in improvements? The common thinking for most homeowners is that their home must be in excellent condition to get the best return on their investment. This can be daunting for the average person trying ...


The Three Styles of Housing at Brunswick Crossing: Main-Level, Townhome, Single Family

Your home should fit you, not the other way around. From retired couples to large families, the space and amenities you need will vary. Brunswick Crossing is proud to offer a home type that fits every lifestyle. With main level, townhome and single family models, you’ll have the space to grow at your own pace. Let’s dive into the three ...


4 Benefits of Main-Level Living

Whether you’re looking for a home to retire in or accommodate your growing family,  main-level living is an important factor to consider adding to your list of must-have features. With main-level living, all your necessities are on the first ...


Upgrades That Increase Home Value

It’s every homeowner’s dream that their house will be quick to sell with a quality offer when putting their house on the market. According to Harvard’s Joint Center for Housing Studies, homeowner repairs and improvements have shown strong growth and are expected to reach


7 Things to Know When Moving to a New State | Brunswick Crossing

Moving is rarely easy, regardless of distance. However, relocating to an entirely new state brings plenty of additional challenges, from the huge moving distance to the new laws and potential culture shock.


Brunswick Crossing's Best Fall Amenities

Every season has its uniquely wonderful qualities. Here in Maryland, we’re lucky to experience them all. Fall is no exception. Imagine the trees bursting with fiery colors, the smell of apple cinnamon wafting from your warm beverage, a cozy sweater keeping out the chilly air, the joyous sound of laughter around a crackling fire pit.


The Perfect Retirement Community | Brunswick Crossing

You work hard so that you can retire with ease. Once we reach that shining goal, it’s time to relax and get back to enjoying some of the aspects of life we may have neglected from dedicating our time to the workforce. As you prepare for retirement, you may be considering long term where you want to live to best optimize an easy lifestyle.


Fall Maintenance Tips for Homeowners

While fall is filled with beautiful leaves, trick-or-treating and cozy campfires, it also provides the perfect time to do maintenance around the house. Winter arrives sooner than you think, so we recommend taking advantage of the milder weather to perform some much needed maintenance. That’s why we’ve prepared a list of fall maintenance tips to ...


Best Gadgets for Your Home Office

The pandemic marked a paradigm shift for many companies as remote work proved to be a viable alternative to the traditional model of commuting every workday. Even if your job requires you to be mostly in person, chances are that a significant amount of your work still takes place from your home office. That’s why we came up with our picks for ...


How to Choose Paint Colors for Your House | Brunswick Crossing

Of all the elements that go into a house’s aesthetic composition, paint color is among the most critical in defining its overall image. The right shades paired together elegantly can elevate a regular experience into one that leaves a lasting impression. Conversely, the wrong color choice for even just one section of the house can tarnish the ...


What to Expect the First Year in Your New House

After months of searching for the perfect community, finding just the right builder, and choosing options to fit your needs, your new house is finally underway. Now, you’re on the next leg of your journey into a wonderful life in your new build home.


4 Ways Buying a New Build Home is Stress-Free

Over the past year, people have spent more time at home than ever. This means that having the right home is also more important than ever. It’s one of the many reasons the real estate market is so hot — potentially overheating — right now.


How to Turn Your House Into a Smart Home

We all want to work smarter, not harder. What if your house could work smarter so that you don’t have to work harder?


Best Tips and Products to Help Organize Your Home

We gather a lot of stuff in our lifetime. The counters, drawers, closets, and corners of our homes tend to collect all of them, making those spaces feel cluttered. Although the stack of mail on the table or pile of shoes in the entryway has been bothering you for weeks, it can be hard to find the time to clean up.


What to know about credit before buying a home

Buying a house is exciting, but it’s also one of the biggest financial decisions you’ll ever make. Thus, it takes careful planning and preparations. One of the best ways you can prepare for buying a home is by monitoring your credit score.


Creating a De-Stress Zone in Your Home

A home often serves as a retreat from the stressors of everyday life. A place to relax, switch into comfy clothes, and decompress after a long day. But since the onset of the pandemic, the parts of life which usually happen outside the home have been coming in. Kids are attending school online and professionals are


6 Interior Design Trends to Look Forward to in 2021

It’s no secret. We’re spending more time at home because of COVID. When our entire day is confined to the same set of rooms and our access to the outside world is limited, there is bound to be a change in how we use and decorate our indoor spaces. This shift in daily life has a great impact on the interior design trends of the year. Let’s take ...


The Future of Home Selling is Virtual Reality

Imagine walking through a house you’re interested in buying. You scoot around the furniture and glide through different rooms. You can imagine yourself preparing large meals for the holidays in the kitchen, working diligently in the home office, and tucking the kids in bed at night. Just when you’ve seen enough to make a decision, you take off ...


Benefits to Buying A New Home

Imagine this: You’re ready to purchase a house. As you determine your budget and list of necessities, you come to a fork in the road. Do you buy an existing home or do you look into purchasing a new construction home? While an existing home includes opportunities for ...


How Remote Working Will Reshape Real Estate | Brunswick Crossing

Our homes have become our offices. For many, the commute through rush hour traffic is slowly becoming a distant memory. Instead, we are challenged with finding a quiet space in the house to attend a meeting via Zoom. According to a report by CBRE, the largest real estate ...


Brunswick Crossing Wins Award at NALP 2020 Awards of Excellence

In the National Association of Landscape Professionals (NALP) 2020 Awards of Excellence, Brunswick Crossing received a Silver Award in the Commercial Landscape Management category. Brunswick Crossing caters to over 2,000 residents and provides them a vibrant and friendly atmosphere with their landscaping services. Let’s take a look at the very ...


Smart Technology You Didn’t Know You Needed in Your Home

These days, what can’t be done through your phone? Every year, smart home technology gets, well, smarter. There are many ways to bring that technology into your home to make the appliances in every room accessible from your phone. Imagine being able to turn the lights on and off from your phone, monitor the surroundings of your home while ...


6 Tips to Improve Your Home’s “Screen Appeal” | Brunswick Crossing

You may never have heard of “screen appeal,” and that’s because it’s the term that has come to replace “curb appeal” as of 2020. Whereas “curb appeal” refers to a house’s aesthetic appeal as viewed from the street, “screen appeal” refers to how a house appears via online pictures or tours.


Tips To Sell Your Home Safely During A Pandemic

Selling your home in the midst of this trying, unprecedented period of human history may seem daunting or even frightening due to the threat of spreading the virus. There are efficient ways to get around these obstacles and even work them to your advantage. Here is a list of steps to selling your home while keeping yourself and those around you ...


How Historically Low Interest Rates Increase Your Purchasing Power

There’s no denying it — now is a great time to be a new home buyer! You may ask why, with a pandemic still affecting the United States, and indeed the world? The answer is mainly that the interest rate for mortgages is at a historic low, and it seems like it will remain that way for the foreseeable future, but there are also other factors that ...


Six Ways to Enjoy Outdoor Amenities at Brunswick Crossing

The events of 2020 have made outdoor activities and the availability of community amenities more important than ever as we endeavor to stay closer to home and family. You may be tired of thinking about COVID-19 and all it has meant to our health, wealth, and lives in general, but creating workarounds for social distancing is having many ...


Why 2020 is the Year to Buy Your Dream Home

This year has been one that we will never forget. From the spawn of COVID-19 and a nationwide lockdown to the loss of a sports icon in Kobe Bryant, 2020 hasn’t been easy. However, there have been many silver linings of hope along the way.


Virtual Home Tours at Brunswick Crossing

It’s no secret that COVID-19 has changed nearly every aspect of our daily lives. In response, our country has added technological innovation where it had never been utilized before across every industry. One of those areas of innovation has been the home buying experience. Brunswick Crossing quickly created and installed a virtual home buying ...


3D Interior Design: Virtual Apps For Your New Construction Home

The coronavirus pandemic has completely redefined the way that the home buying experience takes place in America. Communities, such as Brunswick Crossing, are now offering virtual tours as well as in-person appointments to keep homebuyers safe while still enjoying a traditional home buying experience.


Rediscover Brunswick Crossing

Tucked away in the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains lies Brunswick Crossing, an award-winning, master-planned community that represents a quaint escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life in Frederick County, Md. The residents of Brunswick Crossing return home every day to a luxurious resort-style oasis where they can slow down ...


Amenities Everyone Wants In A New Home Community

When looking for a new home amenities are one of the top considerations. Whether you’re downsizing, buying your first home, or somewhere in-between, each stage of life has amenity preferences that Brunswick Crossing offers.


Brunswick Crossing Commuter’s Guide: Stress Less on Your Commute

Commuting to work is simply a fact of life. With an average daily commute of 35 minutes, most Americans are spending the equivalent of 19 workdays a year driving to work. That doesn’t mean that the start and end of your day has to be negative. Whether you’re traveling to Washington DC, Baltimore, Montgomery County or somewhere else from your ...


Moving Mishaps: Don't Forget These During A Move

You have read countless articles and blogs about what to do before the move, which tips work for first-time homebuyers, and how to make your kid comfortable after a move. However, does anyone really talk about the first week in your new home? 


What To Consider When Moving With Children

We know moving with children into a new community is a huge change. It involves adapting to a new school, creating new traditions, joining a new sports team or arts class and making new friends. As a parent you naturally want to make this transition as easy as possible ...


6 Ways To Establish New Traditions In Your Home

Whether they are based in culture, or good humor, family traditions are important. They provide a healthy understanding of self-identity from a young age and help strengthen family bonds. Family traditions can transfer from your old home to your new home easily or you can consider creating new traditions at Brunswick Crossing. To get you ...


A Guide to First-Time Home Buyer Programs | Brunswick Crossing

Did you know that you must complete a homebuyer education class or training to be eligible for the Maryland Mortgage Program? Most first-time homebuyers don't know about this program or its requirements.


5 Signs You're Ready To Buy A New Home

Are you having a difficult time deciding whether or not now is the right time to buy a new home? Purchasing a home is a major life decision — one that can take months of research and planning. With the fast-paced lifestyle most of us live, and the comfort of being accustomed to your current home, it can be hard ...


How to Decorate Your Neo-Traditional Home for Fall

The leaves are falling and autumn is calling! That means it’s time to start decorating your Brunswick Crossing home for the fall. 


Eat Better, Eat Together this Month at Brunswick Crossing

Family meals are a tradition that can make relationships within a family much stronger. But while it was once standard practice to eat together as a family every night, it doesn’t always seem as feasible these days.


Save Time with Slow Cooker Meals this Fall

Fall is upon us! That means the holidays are right around the corner and your schedule is likely filling up. And if you’re a business professional, you know the changing of the leaves means the


Choosing the Right Home for Your Lifestyle | Brunswick Crossing

Making the choice of where to live is tough enough, but once you have a location down, deciding which type of home you’ll purchase is the next big task on the list.


Experience a Perfect Day at Brunswick Crossing | Brunswick Crossing

If you’re searching for the perfect balance in your everyday life, look no further than Brunswick Crossing. 


5 Fitness Center Etiquette Tips to Keep in Mind

The fitness center in the pool house at Brunswick Crossing is a great place to workout when you’re looking to sculpt that beach bod, shed a few pounds, or build some strength. But the gym can be an intimidating place for those who are new to fitness centers or exercising in general.


How To Prepare Your Home for the End of Summer | Brunswick Crossing

Soon the seasons will be changing and the warm summer weather will turn into brisk autumn air. Now’s the time to start thinking about storage solutions, organization, and other home prep tasks so that you can transition seamlessly from summer to fall.


5 Ways to Maximize Your Early Morning Run | Brunswick Crossing

There are many benefits to waking up early and starting your day off with a run. Between building a healthy habit, jolting your body with some energy, and helping you sleep better at night, a morning run is a routine that can lead to better overall quality of life.


10 Ways to Efficiently Grocery Shop

Did you know that The Marketplace at Brunswick Crossing now has a Weis Markets supermarket on site? Talk about convenience for your grocery shopping needs.


5 Great Garage Organization Tips

Cleaning out the two-car garage at your home in Brunswick Crossing? Doing so with a plan in mind will save you time and a potential headache. Understanding how to organize your garage efficiently should be part of this planning process and will help you get everything in a safe and convenient location. 


10 Tips to Make Your Bedroom More Comfy

Waking up in a comfortable bedroom can set the tone for your whole day. If your room has an atmosphere that leaves you feeling refreshed and relaxed, it can have a major impact on your daily life and help you get the sleep your body needs.

But bedrooms are about more than just ...


Make the Most of Your Community | Brunswick Crossing

Want to maximize your lifestyle and daily activities? Well, you certainly can with all of the amenities available at Brunswick Crossing. This Frederick County community truly has amenities that fit every lifestyle.

Helping you take advantage of these outstanding amenities, we’re here to offer some tips on how to make the most of your ...


Greetings from Brunswick Crossing

Dear Friend,

You know how you’ve always said you’d like to live the resort/vacation lifestyle all of the time? Wait until I tell you about Brunswick Crossing, a place I’m proud to call home because of its amazing amenities, beautiful homes, and welcoming community.

Ever since I moved here, every day has pretty much felt like the ...


7 Ways to Make the Most of Natural Light in Your Home Office This Summer

The private home office on the second floor of the villa Westminster model by K. Hovnanian Homes at Brunswick Crossing is the perfect place to get work done. It’s a feature of these new construction homes that truly stands out to business professionals and those who occasionally work remotely.

To create the most ideal atmosphere in your ...


Summer Tips for Outdoor Activities

Homeowners at Brunswick Crossing already know about the multitude of amenities they have available to them for some summer fun. But when the warm weather hits and the outdoor activities ramp up, ...


Splash Into Brunswick Crossing’s Community Pool This Summer

At Brunswick Crossing, we know the best medicine for a hot summer day is to take a refreshing dip in the pool and call us in the morning. Well, maybe you don’t have to call us, but having access to a community pool during the hottest months of the year is a luxury worth celebrating. And the perks of this amenity extend far beyond taking refuge ...


6 Tips for Your Community Garden Plot | Brunswick Crossing

When you buy a new home in Brunswick Crossing, you get more than a forever home. You get an entire community with resort-style amenities to keep you and your family healthy and happy — including access to a community garden. Here you can exercise your green thumb with neighbors and friends, planting and growing together as the days get longer ...


What Is Neo-Traditional Architecture? | Brunswick Crossing

You’ve heard of single family homes and townhomes, but what do you know about neo-traditional homes? Brunswick Crossing in Brunswick, Maryland, offers all three of these home types and more, but we’re focusing on what makes neo-traditional architecture special.

Neo-traditional homes are unique in that their architectural style blends ...


The Rising Popularity of the Neo-Traditional Home | Brunswick Crossing

 Sometimes termed "new traditional," a neo-traditional home is an architectural style that relies on style elements from the past. The goal is to recreate an emphasis on family and small-town living that has largely disappeared in today's urban neighborhoods and suburban sprawl.

Although the


Warm Up This Winter at Brunswick Crossing | Brunswick Crossing

It’s a little too cold to enjoy our community pool or outdoor athletic facilities, but Brunswick Crossing still has amazing amenities to enjoy this winter. From our indoor fitness center to our outdoor fireplace, check out how you can warm up this season at Brunswick Crossing.


5 Reasons People Love Brunswick Crossing's Fitness Center

When you buy a new home in Brunswick Crossing, you get more than a forever home. You get an entire community with resort-style amenities to keep you and your family healthy and happy.


The Best Community Amenities To Have For Autumn | Brunswick Crossing

With a crisp fall breeze and wonderful weather, you're tempted to go out and enjoy the season. Our HOA community has the amenities you need to get the most out of every moment in the autumn. Here's a quick look at the top amenities to consider when buying a new home.

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The Top 3 Community Amenities For Families | Brunswick Crossing

Brunswick Crossing offers so many new homes for your family to live, love, and laugh in. Yet, it's our community amenities that truly make your life easier.


5 Reasons Outdoor Enthusiasts Love Brunswick Crossing | Brunswick Crossing

Outdoor enthusiasts love Brunswick Crossing for its abundance of all-weather activity. Every weekend offers a new staycation opportunity in the form of dog parks, a community pool, trails and walkways, playgrounds and tot lots, sports courts and fields, and so much more.


The Top 3 Things To Do At Our Community Pool | Brunswick Crossing

When your kids are out of school, life gets a little more hectic. That’s why Brunswick Crossing offers a staycation at our community pool.


The Best Amenities To Have In A New Home Community

When looking for a new home (or trying to sell your old home), amenities are one of the top considerations. Whether you’re downsizing, buying your first home, or somewhere in-between, each stage of life has amenity preferences that Brunswick Crossing offers.


How Stocks Affect Buying A New Home

It’s no secret that the 2008 recession greatly affected the housing market.

According to MarketWatch, flimsy lending policies and overeager new construction home builders invested in residential properties that no ...


6 Tips to Shorten The Search When Buying a New Home

In this day and age, everyone wants fast.


A List Of The Pros And Cons Of New Kitchens | Brunswick Crossing

Do you want more room or one more room? If your family is ready for more kitchen space, consider moving. However, if your home is in your heart (and the location is unbeatable or your finances aren’t ready), consider budgeting for a renovation.


5 Reasons You Need To Buy A New Home In The Winter

According to Time Money, “Home sales tend to rise along with the temperature. According to Realtor.com, 50 percent of homes are sold in summer.” This ...


Kitchen Wisdom: How To Save Time When Grocery Shopping

In honor of Weis Markets' Grand Opening at Brunswick Crossing on November 16, 2017, we're offering our neighbors and friends weekly Kitchen Wisdom to take into your new home.


The Best Halloween Projects For Your New Home | Brunswick Crossing

For this week’s Kitchen Wisdom, are you ready to do literal witch crafts? With the help of some creative homemakers and do-it-yourself experts, Ryan Homes at Brunswick Crossing is giving you our favorite Halloween decorating tips: ...


Kitchen Wisdom: 4 Quick, Easy Tips For Switching Pharmacies

In honor of Weis Markets at Brunswick Crossing, we're offering our neighbors and friends weekly Kitchen Wisdom to take into your new home.

This week, we're talking about how to quickly ...


Kitchen Wisdom: How To Use Deli Meat For Fast Meal Planning

In honor of Weis Markets at Brunswick Crossing, we're offering our neighbors and friends weekly Kitchen Wisdom to take into your new home.

This week, in conjunction with our second Be Wise event about the deli meat at our grocery ...


Why Are Millennials Buying A New Home? Their Dogs.

The backyard dog house just got a little bigger -- by about 2,000 square feet.


A Short Guide To Your First Visit At The Dog Park

There are a few things you should know as a first-time home buyer, but what about if you’re a first-time dog park attendee? Even this amenity comes with its own set of suggestions to better the community. Check it out from Ryan Homes at Brunswick Crossing:  


Here Are The Best Benefits Of Having A Dog Park In Your Community

We’ve noticed more and more four-legged neighbors in our community, so we decided to create a brand-new dog park for small and large pups.


3 Energy Programs to Look Out for When Buying a New Home

According to NewHomeSource, superior insulation, solar power, and sustainable material offer many new home builders the opportunity to invest in energy efficient ...


12 Benefits To Buying A New Home That You Probably Didn't Think Of

If you’re thinking about buying a new home, chances are you’ve picked the brains of your family and friends. Most of them will tell you that it’s a smart move, but you may still have some reservations.


4 Things To Know About An HOA Community

At Brunswick Crossing, it’s easy to see the benefits of an HOA community. Your opinions regarding the community are taken into account, your new home’s property values remain high, and you gain access to high quality


The Top 5 Reasons People Love Brunswick Crossing

In 2016, we welcomed almost 100 new neighbors whose new homes were completed during the year, and our up-and-coming neighborhood was the No. 1 selling community in Frederick County, Maryland. So, why do people choose our community above the rest?


A Lovely List Of Valentine’s Day Decor For Your New Home

Fall and winter decorations? No brainers. When it comes to Valentine’s Day, though, you might be a little more preoccupied with finding a great date night than decorating your new home.


How To Throw A Super Bowl-Themed Housewarming Party

Embrace it! If you haven’t already, mark your calendar for Sunday, February 5, 2017, at 6:30 p.m. for Super Bowl ...


27 Pinterest-Perfect Ideas For Your First Housewarming Party

With all of our new neighbors in Brunswick Crossing, there are going to be a lot of housewarming parties this year. It’s high time that we talk about the most popular Pinterest


How To Tell When It's Time To Move Into A New Home

Whether it’s time for a square footage upgrade or you need to move closer to that new dream job, there are a few telltale signs that it’s time to move into a new home.


Here's How To Sell Your Home Without Worrying About A Thing

With the help of SFGate Business, Nolo, and our knowledgeable new homes sales consultants, at Brunswick Crossing is helping you during the often-complicated


6 Dos And Don'ts To Selling A House For The Best Value

Last year, Ryan Homes at Brunswick Crossing informed homeowners How To Sell Your Home In 5 Steps. Now, we are giving you the truth about the dos and don’ts when it comes to selling a house, from pricing and marketing to documenting and decluttering:


Is Packing Lunch Really Better Than Eating Out?

Do you regularly give your child lunch money? How often do you budget for a midday coffee run? Many families debate on which option is better: buying or packing lunches and snacks. In honor of Weis Markets at Brunswick Crossing, we’re bringing you the pros and cons to homemade meals:


How To Flawlessly Host A Housewarming Party In Your New Home

Congratulations on moving into your new home! It is time to share this momentous occasion with your family and friends, which means you have to plan a housewarming party. Since it might be your first time, Ryan Homes at Brunswick ...



8 Grocery Shopping Apps That Will Save You Time And Money

Did you know Michelangelo wrote grocery lists, too?

His work of art, which details illustrations of bread, pasta, wine, and fish, is on display at an art museum in Florence, ...


75 Great Questions To Ask Every HOA Community | Brunswick Crossing

When moving into an HOA community, it can be a little unnerving, especially if it’s your first time, because each one has different regulations. To make sure you don't forget anything, here’s Brunswick Crossing's list of questions to ask your potential board before moving ...


8 Simple Tips To Storing Groceries Properly | Brunswick Crossing

Everyone is excited about the addition of Weis Markets in Brunswick Crossing, Maryland, and we do not blame them! While we prep to begin construction, homeowners can brush up on a few grocery commandments, including how to ...


6 Things No One Says About Homebuilding - Blog | Brunswick Crossing

You’re on a model home tour in the most beautiful community. It has all of the amenities you are looking for, it’s minutes away from the local school, and the morning commute would be a breeze. After visiting, you decide that this could be a dream come true. 


Why You Should Give New Construction Homes A Chance

New construction homes seem to make practical sense for some homeowners, but not everyone is a fan of the freshness. Like most things in life, there are pros and cons to new homes. That is why Ryan Homes at Brunswick Crossing is here to explain the good and the not so good when it comes to newly constructed houses:


How To Move Into Your New Home Without Going Crazy

Everyone knows that moving into a new home is a huge life step, but does anyone really tell you how to move into a new home? Well, here’s a simplified month-by-month guide from Ryan Homes at Brunswick Crossing:


Are You Really Ready To Downsize?

When you first began looking for a place of your own, you considered the cost of living, rental payments, and basic home amenities. As your family grew, you needed additional bedrooms and bathrooms, maybe a large backyard or finished basement.


How To Prep For Baby's First Visit To Pool | Brunswick Crossing

It’s time for baby’s first swim, and you’re slightly nervous. You don’t know how they will react to the water, and you can’t remember if you packed everything to keep them occupied and happy.


6 Reasons Community Pools Are The Best

Our community pool at Brunswick Crossing has made a huge splash this summer. From our 6-lane competition pool to the Floating Snake and tumblers, kids and adults alike have enjoyed taking a swim in one of our latest amenities.


8 No-Cost Ways To Occupy Kids At The Pool | Brunswick Crossing

There’s nothing like a good, old-fashioned trip to the community pool with your family. After rushing around to fill the stroller and dress your kids, you’ve got the diaper bag, bulky beach towels, a tiny cooler, and a few other essentials.


3 Powerful Reasons Why Family Traditions Matter

Can you recall a tradition that your family had when you were younger?


Help Your Kids Make Friends At The Pool | Brunswick Crossing

With the abundance of families at Brunswick Crossing’s new community pool, it’s easy for kids to make friends, right? It may not be as simple as many parents think. Often times, kids choose the comfort of their favorite pool toys and floaties to the spontaneity of a new friendship. To help your little ones make friends ...


16 Questions to Ask Your New Home Sales Consultant

Remember when you found your first apartment in college? You probably didn’t think about which utilities you had to pay for or if the HVAC and plumbing was up to standard. Did you think about if you could walk to campus, or if your landlord would take care of the trash or snow removal? 


The Ultimate Guide to Our Community Pool | Brunswick Crossing

With our latest and greatest amenity (complete with a 6-lane competition pool, kiddie pool, and so much more) debuting this summer, we’ve had quite some time to brush up on our pool etiquette. At Brunswick Crossing, we know a thing or two about community pools, so to help you prepare for your first visit to ours, here’s a guide to the most ...


7 Breakfast Recipes You'll Want to Try | Brunswick Crossing

Everyone knows that breakfast is the most important meal of the day, so why waste it eating another bowl of cereal?


An Easy Guide To Pinterest's Best Spring Projects

Pinterest is all the rage (even we have one!) for do-it-yourself projects around your home. Ryan Homes at Brunswick Crossing spent some time scrolling through Pinterest for our favorite spring projects for your home, and here are our top picks:


How To Make Your Backyard Look Bigger

Most people wish that their backyard was a little bit larger, so they’d have more space for their kids to play or to entertain guests during the summer. However, homeowners can make their yards look bigger and feel more spacious using a few easy design tricks. Here’s Ryan Homes at Brunswick Crossing’s tips on how to make a small backyard look ...


The Ultimate Beginner's Guide to Realtor Lingo

Buying a home can be hectic, especially if it’s your first time. Listening to your realtor discuss assumable mortgage, closing costs, and title insurance can be overwhelming because you may not even know what anything means. To save you a headache, here’s Ryan Homes at Brunswick Crossing’s ultimate guide to realtor lingo: 


How to Get the Best Night’s Sleep | Brunswick Crossing

Did you know that 60 percent of Americans between the ages of 13 and 64 say that they experience problems sleeping every night? According to the 2011 Sleep in America ® survey, most adults sleep for less than 6 hours on weeknights, and even less on weekends. This can cause memory fogginess, lack of concentration, ...


6 Secrets to Planning the Perfect Picnic | Brunswick Crossing

With the weather finally staying warm, everyone should make a little time to go outside for their daily dose of Vitamin D. Whether you take up a morning jog or decide to grill outside for dinner, we can all admit that the sunshine has never felt so good. If you’re looking for something outdoorsy to do this weekend, consider packing up a picnic ...


A 5-Minute Guide to Understanding an HOA Community

Many people have heard the term “HOA” before, but a lot of people are unaware of what it actually means. The acronym stands for homeowners association, and this association is comprised of community members who are either elected or volunteer for specific positions, including president, vice president, secretary, and treasurer.


Living in an HOA Community

Living in an HOA community comes with a lot of benefits. Some include a community pool, clubhouse amenities, safe areas for children and a built-in social calendar amongst other cool additions. Even your home and wallet benefit from being a part of an HOA community, and unsurprisingly, a lot of these advantages are directly because of ...




10 New Holiday Traditions You Wish You Were Doing All Along

We know your family already has some awesome holiday traditions, but if you’re looking to switch things up this year, try out one of these cool suggestions.


The Perfect Holiday Movie Wish List

Whether you’re snuggling on the couch in front of the television or curled up in bed with some hot cocoa and Netflix, Christmas movies are one of the best ways to enjoy the season. Holiday films transport you to winter wonderlands where elves, reindeer and Santa Claus are part of the norm, and who wouldn’t want to spend their days ...


Purrfect Tips for Helping Your Pet Settle into Your New Home

Moving into your new home is a big adjustment for your children, your significant other and your friends. You have to adjust everyone to their new environment by visiting schools, shopping at local amenities and even stopping by the house once or twice.


What You Should Know: Your Community’s HOA Board

One of the best ways to get involved in your home’s community is to join the Homeowner’s Association. These boards are made up entirely of homeowners in the community, and the positions are normally set by election or by volunteering.


11 Scary-Good Ways to Keep Halloween Safe | Brunswick Crossing

There are a lot of aspects that go into creating the perfect Halloween. You have to pick the right pumpkin for carving the best jack-o-lantern. You have to stock up on bags candy and take your kids costume shopping. Not to mention you still have to rake the


How to Clean Your Gutters

Cleaning your gutters has a bad reputation for being a once-a-year chore, but homeowners should give more attention to those handy fixtures. If you want to find a professional to get the job done for you, then do not hesitate to give them a call. That is what they are there for! However, if you want to pocket some of your paycheck for the ...


Falling in Love with Your Home: 5 Tips for Autumn Curb Appeal

With the homecoming of fall, we invite pumpkin-flavored everything back into our life. We celebrate the return of football, and we take our children shopping for the best Halloween costumes ever. Along with the crisp autumn air, we experience a shift in the aesthetic of our front and back yards. Suddenly, there are crunchy orange, ...


Home Loan Glossary: What’s Best for You? | Brunswick Crossing

We understand that a lot goes into determining the financial aspects of your home. Homeowners have to consider interest rates, insurance, maintenance fees and so much more. To help make it easier for you to decide what is best, here is Ryan Homes at Brunswick Crossing’s easy-to-follow guide about mortgage loans:


The Beginner’s Guide to Meal Planning

Now that your kids are back in school and on their regular practice schedules again, the question of the 5 o’clock hour becomes, “What’s for dinner?” Between weekly grocery trips and speedy dinners, it is hard to throw in some variety, so you stick to the same old Taco Tuesday, Spaghetti Sunday and the list goes on. To combat boring dinners and ...


6 Tips for Building Credit Scores | Brunswick Crossing

Credit scores are a tricky part of your finances. You never have to outright calculate them for much, but with every purchase, you are affecting the outcome of your credit score. So, what goes into creating a credit score? The formula is based on utilization which is a fancy word that means the ratio of balances owed compared to the credit ...


What You Need to Know: Maryland Mortgage Program

You may have heard of the Maryland Mortgage Program (MMP) from word-of-mouth or seen its advertisements “on a fast-moving bus or from a flyer you picked up at an event.” Overall, the program is designed to help future Maryland homeowners find a safe and ...


Rent vs. Mortgage Payments: What's the Difference

The age-old debate about whether people should rent or buy a home Read More


Selling Your Home: Decluttering 101

Trying to get your home ready for showings while you and your family are still living in it can be a tricky task. You want to fix the kitchen faucet, but you still have to do dishes from dinner. You need to cover some holes in the wall and repaint your child’s room, but they are still sleeping in ...


How to Choose the Right Realtor

When looking for a new home or trying to sell your old house, you can always turn it into a do-it-yourself project. However, with all of the intricate moving details you already need to worry about, it may be a smart idea to hire a realtor. You should look for a high quality representative who knows the ins and outs of where you are and where ...


Easy, Breezy, Beautiful: Curb Appeal

As a homeowner, you are used to seeing the interior of your home, full of family pictures on the walls and your children’s drawings and report cards on the fridge. However, when selling your home, the process involves more than repairing appliances inside and dusting the furniture. In fact, one of the biggest selling points of a home is the ...


How to Sell Your Home in 5 Steps

It is exciting when you decide to make the move into a new home. A new home means new rooms for everyone in your family, a whole new kitchen to try out your favorite recipes and a brand new backyard to install that swing set your children have always wanted. However, selling your old home is not so much fun. The process can be very stressful ...


Brunswick Crossing's Guide to Late Summer Canning

While peak season for growing vegetables and fruits is slowly passing by, late summer is the best time to start canning your produce, so you and your family can enjoy tasty summer treats in the fall and winter. The method of canning is a great ...


What to Do After the Move

After the hustle and bustle of hiring movers, packaging a hundred boxes with tape and visiting your new neighborhood twice over, you and your family are ready to settle down in your new Ryan Home. Here are some of Ryan Homes at Brunswick Crossing’s basic tips on what to do after the move:


Everything You Need to Know: Frederick County’s Recycling

In Frederick County, we try to do everything we can to help save the planet by going green. We encourage saving energy with our Green Homes Challenge, and we hold public Frederick County Sustainability Commission meetings every third Wednesday of the month. If you want to be a part of our initiatives, you can always begin by simply recycling. ...


Stress-Free Guide to Moving in 2 Months

You’re counting down the days until your family gets to move into your new home or townhouse. Everyone’s excited and ready to go, but before you can walk right in the front door, you have to take a step back and make sure you check off all of the details. Here are some of Ryan Homes at Brunswick Crossing’s guide to ...


Landon Model Spotlight

Ryan Homes at Brunswick Crossing features many great houses in our R4 Collection, and our Landon model is no exception. This single family home celebrates easy living with style, grace and elegance. Inside, homeowners will find an open floor plan with an optional enclosed dining room that is perfect for quiet family dinners. Homeowners can ...


Inside Gardening 101

With all of the hype about clean eating, do-it-yourself compost projects, and energy-efficient appliances, you probably think it's about time you hop aboard the Go Green train. If you want to begin with something small, try building a vegetable and herb garden inside your home. No more going to the grocery store to pick out the ripest ...


5 Tips for Choosing the Best Childcare

Finding childcare around Brunswick Crossing is one of the most important decisions you might have to make for you and your family. Some parents may need to go back to work full time or have to run a few quick daily errands. Whatever the reason, if a family member’s or trusted friend’s babysitting services are unavailable, you may need to think ...


Failsafe 4-Step Plan to Buying a New Home

Maybe renting wasn’t working for your wallet anymore, or you’ve decided to expand your family. Regardless of the reason, you’ve finally decided that it’s high time to consider buying a new home. However, before you go off on your search for the perfect home, there are a few things you should consider. Here is Ryan Homes at Brunswick Crossing’s ...


Why Buying a House is Better for You (and Your Wallet)

It is easy to fall into the routine of renting a house or apartment: signing a yearlong lease, writing a check for the security deposit, then another every month for dues and utilities. On top of everything, you have a strict set of rules that apply to the way you can treat your space. Most of the time, renters cannot repaint a room, put holes ...


Brunswick Crossing’s Commuter’s Guide: 5 Best Music Apps

Commuting to and from work is never fun, no matter the distance. Think about it: traffic jams, aggressive drivers and bad weather all add up, especially when we'd all rather be at home with our families. There are many ways to de-stress during rush hour, including listening to music. Whether you are singing at the top of your lungs to the ...


5 Reasons to Living in an HOA Community | Brunswick Crossing

Moving is a big deal. You have a lot to think about, including your family, local schools, transportation and other important factors in your new desired location. Ryan Homes at Brunswick Crossing is here to make your research a little easier. Listed below are some of the many benefits that come with moving into a homeowners association ...


Destination Vacation: 5 Tips for Prepping Your Home for Summer Vacation

It’s summertime and, aside from DIY projects and summer camps, it is time to plan your family vacation. Whether you’re adventuring to Disney World for an annual trip or driving down the coast to visit extended family, it’s easy to forget that you’ll have to come back home. Even with vacation brain, it’s good to make sure your home is safe, ...


Rover Come Over: Choosing the Best Pet for Your Family

During the summer months many families at Brunswick Crossing consider getting a pet, as more members of the family are home to take care of them. If your family is considering a furry, winged or scaly addition, Brunswick Crossing wants to help! Before we go any further we’d like to recommend that instead of buying a pet from a pet store that ...


Brunswick Crossing's Guide to Early Summer Planting

We hope you enjoyed the suggestions in our Spring Planting Guide! It’s not too late to start a garden for your enjoyment this summer. While some would suggest that most plants should be in the ground by now, there’s still plenty of time to plant and reap the benefits of your work at your home in the Brunswick Crossing community. Whether you ...


Environmentally Friendly Decorating in Your Home at Brunswick Crossing

In the spirit of Earth Day, Ryan Homes at Brunswick Crossing wants to make sure that you're saving money and the environment with your home in the Brunswick Crossing Community! Did you know designing the interior of your home can also be done in an enviromentally-friendly way? 

The way that you design your home ...


10 Safety Tips For Using Your Grill in Brunswick Crossing

Everything has risks. Knowing what those risks are and how to reduce them is the secret to success. When cooking outdoors at your new Brunswick Crossing home, whether hot and fast grilling, or low and slow barbecue there are a few things you need to know to make sure nothing goes wrong and how to get the most out of your ...


Brunswick Crossing: Designing A Green Outdoor Living Space

Brunswick Crossing is going green from our ENERGY STAR homes to nearly 100 acres of forested conservation area complete with eight foot wide paved trails for everyone to enjoy. To go green in your back yard space we have found some great ways to complete that outdoor living area with some great green ideas!

It used to mean that going ...


Brunswick Crossing New Year's Eve? Family Fun Ideas!

If the thought of heading out for New Year’s Eve isn’t your thing, join the club! Staying in with the family can be fun and this year you should get creative. Check out these recommendations for ushering in the new year with family fun, traditions and activities. Ring in a memorable 2013 here in your


Toy Safety Tips for 2012 Brunswick Crossing Gift Giving

Holiday time in Brunswick Crossing is a joyous, happy time, but before you add to that joy with a gift for the children in your life, you need to think about safety. To keep the little ones in your life safe, you'll need to consider the safety of the toy you are planning to give.


Homeschooling in Frederick at Brunswick Crossing

When you move to Frederick County's most exciting planned community, Brunswick Crossing, here are some?interesting facts on alternative education, Homeschooling.

Homeschooling is growing in


Family Volunteering in Your New Home Community, Brunswick Crossing

Brunswick Crossing is surrounded by many ways to volunteer. If you have the time, there are plenty of rewarding opportunities from Habitat for Humanities, the BIG Sweep event, nursing homes, schools, the list goes on. Join in for some heart warming experiences either by yourself or bring the whole ...