We’re a 2019 Guildmaster Award Winner!

At Schaeffer Family Homes, we love building contemporary and comfortable living spaces that people are so happy to call home. But more than that, we love changing the lives of every homeowner that we work with, and providing an easy and rewarding road to move-in day.

Our team is excited to announce that we’ve won a 2019 Guildmaster Award from GuildQuality for the fourth time! Given to companies who deliver exceptional customer experiences, recipients “must achieve a recommendation rate of 90% as well as a certain response rate based on volume.” We achieve this GuildQaulity rating by taking great care in the relationship we build with every single homebuyer.

Our homeowners have said that we give, “Outstanding attention to the needs and desires of the buyer.” and that we, ““Respond to emails have been almost immediate.”  Take a look at our personal rating page to see even more feedback about our process and homes given to us by real homeowners like you.

We’re always honored to be recognized for the work we do, but most of all, we’re honored by all of the incredible people who come to us and trust us to build their dream homes. This year more than the last, we know that this award is a testament to the wonderful homeowners that we have the privilege of working with. 

“I really was amazed how simply and well everything went.” We are dedicated to making sure that every homeowner feels that exact same way throughout the process of building their new home with us, and we can’t wait to get you settled into the home you were always meant to be. For more information on our one-of-a-kind family homes in New Jersey, please visit our website or give us a call at 856-208-5118.

Employee Spotlight: Meet Krista!

At Schaeffer Family Homes, our friendly and knowledgeable team wants nothing more than to make your days extraordinary. We understand the true meaning of home and family inside and out, and make sure that your journey to move-in day is just as sweet as life in your new home will be.

This week, we’re happy to introduce you to an employee who brings positivity to our office and homeowners everyday. Krista Cipollone, our incredible new home sales specialist, is one of the reasons why your homebuilding process is easy, informative, and fun from start to finish.

After graduating from the University of Scranton in 2015 with degrees in broadcast communication and Spanish, Krista started her career in television production in Philadelphia. While she loved working as an associate producer, she was ready for something more challenging… And luckily so, because that’s how she found her Schaeffer family.

In April 2018, Krista joined our team as a new home sales specialist, truly coming full circle — her mom had always worked in real estate and property management, and Krista always had an interest herself. When it comes to her role, Krista’s most excited about our brand new Carriage Mews community in Berlin Borough, (where she lives in her own Schaeffer home!) and absolutely loves hearing the enthusiasm and excitement in a customer’s voice when they’re talking about the “must-haves” in their dream home.

“It’s special to be part of the process of building a new home,” Krista says. “Buying a home is a big decision, and designing your own home makes it personal! I love taking a role in the process of helping people find their dream home.” We may be biased, but you can trust us when we say that when you’re going through this exciting (and emotional) adventure, there’s no one warmer, more kind, and more insightful than Krista to have on your side.

It’s no surprise that Krista’s just as adventurous and fun-loving outside of Schaeffer… When she’s not in the office helping homeowners, you can find Krista staying active while snowboarding, playing tennis, paddle boarding, bowling, playing ping pong, and traveling, as well as cheering on the Broad Street Bullies as a Philadelphia Flyers Ice Girl.

Krista also loves animals, and volunteers with a West Berlin rescue called Balanced Buddies Res-Q. She says that her dog, Sully, is her absolute pride and joy, and loves extending her affinity for furry friends outside of her home. Just as thoughtful as she is hard-working, Krista’s an incredible addition to our team. We’re so lucky to have you, Krista! Thank you for all that you do for Schaeffer and our homeowners.

For more information on our homes and communities throughout South Jersey, please visit our website or give us a call at 856-208-5118. Krista can’t wait to work with you to help bring your dream home to life!

Builder Spotlight: Meet Jason!

Schaeffer FamilyThere are few things more special than sharing the feeling of home with your family. Between milestones and everyday moments, your home is the safest and most comforting place in the world. Only someone who lives and breathes the value of family knows how to build the homes that families deserve, and we’re proud to say that at Schaeffer Family Homes, that someone is none other than our wonderful leader, Jason Schaeffer.

When he first stepped into his role, the first thing that Jason did was incorporate the word “family” into the company name. “We are truly a family company. My mother still works for the company, as do my brother and wife. We have many employees who have been with us for decades and all of our employees are treated as family.” Best of all, when you buy a home with us, you become a lasting part of this Schaeffer family.

Before purchasing the family business from his mother and father in 2006, Jason worked in construction as a service and warranty manager, a sales manager, and eventually an operations manager for many years, in which he oversaw about 1,000 homes being built. Everything he’s learned about the industry through his past experiences have helped to shape his role today, and we’re grateful for the chance to learn from him every day!

Since the very beginning, Jason has put a significant emphasis on exceptional customer service. The happiness of his homeowners is his number one priority, which all starts with a rewarding building experience. Because GuildQuality provides Schaeffer Family Homes with real market research from homeowners, Jason pays special attention to what you say, so he can ensure that the work he does significantly enhances your life.

Having grown up in Berlin Borough, Jason has always been close to where our headquarters and design center are today. After spending time traveling and working after college, Jason settled into the new home industry and has been here ever since. Jason married his high school sweetheart, moved to beautiful Haddonfield, and lives there now with his wife and three sons.

It’s no surprise that Jason’s love of family and community doesn’t stop when he’s not in the office. In fact, his favorite thing to do in his free time is to enjoy moments with his family, whether that’s going on trips, relaxing at home, or attending his children’s sporting or music events. He also pursues aviation — did you know that Jason is a private pilot? If he weren’t the owner of Schaeffer Family Homes, he’d be flying planes!

When it comes to the heart and soul of your home, there are no better hands to be in than Jason’s. With an unmatched eye for aesthetics, design, and function (fun fact: Jason was given a scholarship to attend the Accademia di Bella Arti in Florence and was a professional sculptor after college), and an immense amount of love and care for his work and his homeowners, Jason is the co-pilot you want on your homebuilding journey.

All of us at Schaeffer Family Homes would love to thank Jason for being the greatest leader and inspiration of all. Our work is a fulfilling adventure each and every day, due in large part to the man that helps to make the magic happen. For more information on our homes and communities throughout South Jersey, please visit our website or give us a call at 856-208-5118. We can’t wait to help you find your dream home!

New Jersey’s Only Guildmaster Homebuilder

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For three generations, Schaeffer Family Homes has been committed to positively impacting the lives of our clients. Because we always incorporate family values and exceptional customer service into our work, we’re able to build the highest-quality homes while providing a smooth and stress-free process to our homeowners.  

Our whole team is excited to announce that we’ve won a 2018 Guildmaster Award from GuildQuality! Given to companies who deliver incredible customer experiences, recipients “must achieve a recommendation rate of 90% as well as a certain response rate based on volume.” And guess what: we were the only builder in New Jersey to be awarded this honor. This means that we truly are the number one customer service choice in our beautiful state.

We’re always proud to be recognized for our hard work, but most importantly, we’re proud of our ability to satisfy each and every one of our clients. The people that we work with are what make work worth it! This award is a reminder to us that we have the greatest clients in the world.

If you’re looking for a living space that reflects you and your lifestyle, and exemplifies the real meaning of “there’s no place like home,” Schaeffer Family Homes would love to partner with you. This journey is one of the greatest you’ll ever take, and we want to make sure it’s as memorable as it should be.

For more information on our homes, please visit our webpage, or give us a call at 856-208-5118. We can’t wait to get started!

Building Strong for Generations

The Schaeffer family has been committed to providing quality-built, affordably priced new homes in South Jersey for over 60 years. Starting with Thomas Schaeffer Sr., continuing through Thomas “Tim” Schaeffer Jr., and now guided by Jason Schaeffer, this dedicated clan has made homebuilding a true family affair.

While Tim worked with his father, polishing his craft and building custom homes in southern New Jersey, Tim’s son, Jason, has taken his years of experience and is shifting the company’s focus to “on your lot” building in South Jersey and at the Shore.

Various members of the Schaeffer family are involved with the company – that’s what makes us different! When you build a home with us, you work with everyone in the family (In case you’re wondering, Jason’s sons are already part of the company… he named the newest floor plans after them!).

Letting our family build for your family is a smart decision. We’ll build your home just like we build our own!

Call Schaeffer Family Homes when you’re ready to build the home of your dreams. We’ll build what you want, where you want.

Meet the Team… Get to know Land Specialist, Josh Adams!

Josh Adams is our new Land Specialist. He handles land acquisitions and assists our customers with finding just the right lot. “I love the chase involved in finding land,” says Josh. “I enjoy working with people and building relationships, and finding creative ways to find lots and sell properties.”

As a newer member of the team, he has a unique perspective on working here. “It’s a great environment, and I’m fortunate to be a part of it! I’m looking forward to helping people find a place to spend their lives. I’m also excited about the fact that there’s a picture of Vanilla Ice that randomly appears somewhere in the office!”

Prior to joining Schaeffer Family Homes, Josh most recently worked as a sales associate for Berkshire Hathaway Fox & Roach, Realtors® selling resale residential homes, new construction, and land. Prior to joining BHHS, he worked for Atlantic Five Realty where he specialized in selling residential subdivisions to builders. He attended Moorestown Friends, and Rutgers Business – Camden.

Josh loves cooking and anything related to food. In fact, “there’s a good chance that food is going to come up in any conversation!” He also thinks that “golf is the greatest game ever made.” He loves Philly sports (Go Birds!), and competing in just about anything.

Fun Facts: He has made wine his entire life. And has done belly flops in the Mediterranean Sea.

When you’re ready to work with an expert like Josh, contact Schaeffer Family Homes at (856) 208-5118. We can’t wait to get started building the home of your dreams.

Happy New Year From Schaeffer Family Homes!

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All of us at Schaeffer Family Homes would like to wish you a safe, happy, and healthy New Year! We enjoyed welcoming many new families into their new homes in 2016 and look forward to the next year ahead. Our models and sales centers will be closed December 31st and January 1st in observance of the holiday. As always, feel free to call Alexis at 856-208-5118 for more information or to book an upcoming appointment to learn more.

This past year we introduced 3 new models including The Willow, The Jaxon I, and The Blake. We look forward to building these homes throughout South Jersey.  Be on the lookout for spot lots in the Camden County area as well. We are excited for another great year. Thank you to all our customers and homeowners. Happy Holidays!

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The Willow

 

Schaeffer Family Homes is dedicated to the mission of providing families in New Jersey with quality built, affordably priced new homes for over 60 years. Visit www.Schaefferhomes.com or Call 856-208-5118 for more information.

2016 Guildmaster Award Winner

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Schaeffer Family Homes  was recognized among the Top Customer Service Leaders within the Residential Construction Industry.  Schaeffer has received a 2016 Guildmaster Award for Showing continued commitment to service excellence.  GuildQuality, a third party customer satisfaction surveying company based in Atlanta, has powered the Guildmaster Award since 2005 to celebrate service excellence among home builders, remodelers, and contractors.

Schaeffer was one of the over 200 companies recognized by GuildQuality for delivering exceptional customer experiences.

GuildQuality reviewed thousands of survey responses submitted by customers of Guildmaster candidates.  In determining the companies who were recognized with this honor, GuildQuality considers two primary metrics: the percentage of customers who would recommend your business and the percentage of customers who responded. Schaeffer achieved a recommendation rate of greater than 90% from their customers, who were surveyed through GuildQuality.

“We are very proud to have won this award for the second time.  It is always satisfying to see the hard work of our team here at Schaeffer pay-off with Happy Customers” – Jason Schaeffer

Schaeffer previously won this award in 2013.

For more on the 2016 Guildmaster Award and qualifications, visit www.guildquality.com/guildmaster/.

 

               

We are proud to offer new homes that have earned the ENERGY STAR® label. ENERGY STAR qualified new homes are substantially more energy-efficient than homes built to the minimum code requirements. Our ENERGY STAR qualified new homes are independently verified by a third-party Home Energy Rater to ensure they meet ENERGY STAR energy efficiency guidelines. These homes are better for the environment and better for you. Learn more about ENERGY STAR qualified new homes at http://www.energystar.gov/

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