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The Rise of Pocket Neighborhoods in the Pacific Northwest

If there’s one thing we grew a greater appreciation for after spending so much time at home, it’s the importance of connection and community. We are profoundly social creatures, and the need for community is wired into our DNA. Even with all of the ways social media keeps us connected digitally, many lack a sense […]

Our most read posts from 2021

The articles, trends and perspectives that hit home last year If you’re still wondering how we’re already in 2022, we’re with you. To reflect on the year that was, we decided to take a look at the articles, trends and perspectives that resonated most with our readers. This is our recap of the most popular […]

Homebuilding with Heart

Building a home goes beyond the borders of the property. It’s about building relationships and creating opportunities that positively impact communities on a broader scale. In this article, featured in Builder and Developer magazine, Executive Vice President of Marketing Gina Nixon shares how Thomas James Homes approaches each build, and meaningful ways to stand out […]

The Rise in Multigenerational Living

New home features that make multigen living more spacious, functional and comfortable for everyone. Accessory Dwelling Unit (ADUs/DADUs), guest houses, a first-floor guest suite, casita, a fully-equipped in-law suite—while each may differ slightly, these separate living spaces bring two or more generations of family or extended relatives together under one roof. Since the coronavirus pandemic, […]

Renovate vs. Rebuild

What to consider when deciding whether you should remodel or tear down and rebuild your house. Large patios for outdoor living. Modern, multitasking kitchens. Home offices and multi-functional spaces. These were among the top requested home renovations in 2021. As our needs continue to shift and be shaped by the world around us, the way […]

A Home for Hosting

8 must-have home design features for guests. It’s time to celebrate. Gathering with friends and family is slowly returning and not a moment too soon. Whether you’re hosting the holidays or a backyard birthday soiree, these are the essentials to consider when customizing a home that’s ideal for entertaining.   Functionality + Flow One of […]

An evening of honors at the 2021 SoCal MAME Awards

Our very own Gina Nixon was honored with the B.J. Stewart Women’s Achievement Award at 2021 SoCal MAME, while TJH won for Best Website and Best Logo In early October, the Thomas James Homes (TJH) team and our brand marketing partners were awarded some of the industry’s highest honors at the 2021 SoCal MAME (Major […]

Bay Area home prices bring new opportunities for homeowners

Over the past year, homeowner equity in the Bay Area reached new heights. Home prices experienced a 34% gain, rising from $1.01 million in March 2020, to $1.35 million in June 2021. In addition to increased financial security and personal wealth, it also brings an opportunity for homeowners to unleash the equity in their homes […]

Top 7 reasons to choose a new construction home over resale

Why more homebuyers are turning to new construction over resale homes Finding a home you love in an ideal neighborhood can leave you frustrated by bidding wars, endless searches, and costly renovations. Unlike a previously owned home, buying a new home offers greater advantages. From investment potential and maintenance costs to quality materials and peace […]

Bringing alpine luxury to the mile high city

For years, Colorado remained a best-kept secret as people flocked to Austin, California, and the Pacific Northwest seeking a work/life balance and better quality of life. But over the past decade—and even more so during the pandemic—the secret broke. Denver has gone through a transformation making it one of the fastest growing cities in the […]

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