In honor of the Stanley Cup Playoffs, we’re pitting our stunning new homes against each other for the ultimate title in Model Face-Off. Until mid-May, viewers can vote for their favorite model at the bottom of various blogs before the clock runs out.
We're off to the second round where Ryan Homes single-family and Neo-Traditional homes will battle it out before next week's semifinals. The choice is yours, readers.
Square footage: 2,100+
Key characteristics: Graceful arches, optional sitting room or sunroom and screened porch
Summary: This Ryan Homes model includes an airy new kitchen and grand dining area.
You’ll find three first-floor bedrooms with walk-in closets, including the owner’s retreat, which comes with an en-suite bath, double vanity and oversized shower or a separate shower and soaking tub.
On this floor, you’ll also find a laundry room with space for a side-by-side washer and dryer and two full baths. Upstairs is a guest bedroom with en-suite bath. For even more convenience, this single-family home includes a 2-car garage.
There’s also an enormous basement that you can choose to finish or use for storage.
Square footage: 3,000+
Key characteristics: Center hall colonial design with a side staircase; traditional, transitional, and cottage elevations
Summary: It begins with the gourmet kitchen and large breakfast island. Keep exploring to find the formal dining room or family room with an optional fireplace.
If you want more quiet time, hide in the first-floor study or the owner’s suite’s sitting room. This single-family model also offers a convenient second-floor laundry room.
When everyone is all tuckered out, this large single-family home's 4-plus bedrooms have enough space to keep your family happy. The owner’s bedroom retreat even has a two gigantic walk-in closets and luxurious owner’s bath with a double vanity.
Ryan Homes Rome also features a three-car garage and an optional finished lower level with a recreation room, full bath, and exercise and media room.
Square footage: 1,900+
Key characteristics: Optional formal foyer columns, dramatic family room arch, and bonus bedroom suite above optional attached garage with private staircase and en-suite bath
Summary: Choose a living room or an optional study with French doors, or continue past the coat closet and powder room to explore the open and airy feel.
Past the light-filled stairway, you’ll find Ryan Homes Hemingway’s family room with a wall of windows that can be accented by a side wall fireplace. The family room opens to the dinette and new kitchen across a convenient breakfast island.
Attach a two-car, rear garage for extra dinette space, expanded island, and a covered side porch.
Upstairs offers a three- or four-bedroom design, second-floor laundry room, and two full baths including spacious owner’s bath with several options. Need more space? Choose a finished basement with recreation room, full bath and home office options.
Square footage: 3,200+
Key characteristics: Optional multi-purpose room above garage, open floor plan with grand dining room
Summary: Travel seamlessly from the new kitchen toward the living room, where you can add a fireplace to keep warm.
Visit the lower level with optional finished recreation room, media room, extra bath, and exercise room. This is the perfect balance to the upstairs, where there are four bedrooms, two spacious walk-in closets in the owner's retreat, and more.
Spend time in the study or optional extra bedroom on the first floor, or relax in one of Ryan Homes Landon’s second-level baths, including the luxurious owner’s bath, available with several different layouts.