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Active Adult Communities by Epcon Communities Press Releases

Parade of Homes Winners Announced
Tuesday, October 20, 2009
The Home Builders Association (HBA) of Durham, Orange & Chatham Counties is proud to announce the 2009 Parade of Homes winners. Homes on Parade were divided into price categories and judged by teams of builders and new home professionals from other markets. The winners were announced at the annual Parade Banquet with over 100 members and guests in attendance.
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NY Giants Donate Pink Cleats to Epcon Communities Condos For The Cure!
Monday, October 19, 2009
Epcon Communities, the nation’s number one for sale attached home builder, announced that twenty-nine members of the NFL’s New York Giants have donated their pink cleats to be auctioned on October 25, 2009 at Epcon Communities Condos for the Cure event announced Nanette Overly, Vice President of Sales and Marketing for Epcon Communities.
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October is "Condos for a Cure" Month at Epcon Communities
Tuesday, October 13, 2009
Breast cancer is a disease that strikes thousands of women every year. Many of our lives have been impacted as we have witnessed friends, colleagues, neighbors and family members in their brave battle against this sometimes devastating disease. October is breast cancer awareness month and Epcon Communities is pleased to announce that we have joined in the fight to find a cure for this disease.
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Epcon Communities will appear on Fox Business News Monday, August 17, 2009
Friday, August 14, 2009
Phil Fankhauser, principal and partner of Epcon Communities, will appear on Fox Business News Monday, August 17, 2009 at 6:40am. Mr. Fankhauser will be interviewed on CEO Sitdown. An expert in the new home industry, Mr. Fankhauser will be addressing boomer trends and their impact on housing.
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Epcon Communities: Condos Without Compromises
Friday, July 24, 2009
Seven condominiums nestled off New Albany Road seem to be little more than a pleasant corner of a new housing development. But to Philip Fankhauser and Edward Bacome, the homes are a radical experiment. Fankhauser and Bacome run Epcon Communities, the Dublin-based builder of condominiums targeted at retirees. For years, the company built its success out of a small toolbox: by offering buyers, mostly in the Midwest and South, simple and affordable retirement condominiums with very limited options.
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Epcon Communities: Lita Dirks and Co. Announced as Winner For Best Interior Design Excellence at The Woods at Sugar Run
Thursday, July 09, 2009
Epcon Communities: Lita Dirks & Co. Announced as Winner For Best Interior Design Excellence at The Woods at Sugar Run
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Epcon Communities: Condo Trends
Thursday, January 22, 2009
On a practical level, Nanette Overly, vice president of condo-developer Epcon Communities, says "Universal Design allows for the day in which mobility and energy of Baby Boomers may be reduced. For example, designers can create easily accessible,functional and beautiful bathrooms by integrating a large turning radius, wide doorways and lever handles allowing those in a wheelchair easy access.
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Epcon Communities: Baby Boomers Seek A Different Retirment Lifestyle- At Home
Tuesday, January 20, 2009
As the largest demographic ages, a new housing product emerges to change the way — and the where — older Americans retire
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Epcon Communities: New Homes Are Smaller in Size, but Larger in Lifestyle
Tuesday, January 20, 2009
Homeowners who have chosen to make the move from a single-family home to a condominium-style residence, particularly those who have selected one of a growing number of thoughtfully designed units in a residential community designed to suit their needs, are finding that the benefits of downsizing not only outweigh the negatives, but that the change can be an exhilarating exploration of small new conveniences and big new possibilities.
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Epcon Communities "Back to the Future"
Tuesday, January 13, 2009
I recently experienced a powerful sense of deja-vu. In two of our communities, one in the Carolinas and the other in central Ohio, I was present when a baby boomer came in with a widowed parent, exploring the possibility of purchasing a new home they would reside in together.
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Epcon Communities: Lifestyle-Rich Homes Begin From the Outside In
Tuesday, January 13, 2009
The residents of some cutting-edge maintenance-free condominium-style communities are experiencing a breath of fresh air – literally! In recent years, the Great Outdoors is beginning to come indoors, as a few innovative new design concepts include floor plans that are embracing the outdoors and blurring the boundaries between traditional indoor living space and an outdoor lifestyle.
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Epcon Communities Receives Award for Best Realtor Relations Program
Thursday, January 08, 2009
Epcon Communities, a leading homebuilding developer and franchise operator based in Dublin, Ohio announced that it received the award for the Best Realtor Relations Program from the Building Industry Association of Ohio (BIA). The award was presented at the 21st Annual Marketing and Merchandising Excellence Awards (MAME).
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Epcon's Sugar Run to Reveal Four New Active Adult Floor Plans
Wednesday, January 07, 2009
Epcon Communities, a leading homebuilding developer and franchise operator based in Dublin, Ohio today announced that its community, The Woods at Sugar Run, will hold an event on Saturday, June 28, 2008 for the national unveiling of four new floor plans.
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Epcon Launches Seven New Product Designs
Wednesday, January 07, 2009
Epcon Communities' new floor plans include three single-family detached models in its product portfolio.
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