Freehold, New Jersey–UMH Properties Inc. (NYSE:UMH) announces the grand opening of the Woods Edge Sales Center, situated at the back entrance of their manufactured home community in West Lafayette, Indiana. Woods Edge was recently acquired by UMH Properties in October of 2015 and is just one of 98 UMH communities across the Midwest and Northeast.
This Grand Opening Event will be held October 1, 2016 from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm and will feature five model homes with modern floor plans that include amazing features such as large family-sized kitchens, kitchen islands, walk-in pantries, garden tubs/serenity showers and walk-in closets. These beautiful model homes feature many of the amenities available in custom homes that can be purchased for placement at the Woods Edge community, for placement at another UMH community, or for placement on a customer’s own personal piece of property.
The Woods Edge community is on the northern edge of beautiful West Lafayette just a mile and a half from Interstate 65. Located at 550 Woods Edge Court, West Lafayette, IN 47906, it’s just minutes away from Purdue University, Bello Terra Golf Course and Wolf Park. Indianapolis is just an easy one hour drive away and Chicago is a mere two-hour distance.
Woods Edge offers its residents many in-demand amenities, such as a newly remodeled clubhouse with pool, fitness center, two playgrounds, four basketball courts, two tennis courts, newly expanded RV storage area and a fishing pond with a fountain. Future amenities in the works include a gazebo with picnic area, a skate park, a dog park and an additional third playground. There are also several planned community events for residents of all ages and interests, such as monthly movie nights, card games, bingo, bi-monthly drumming circle, summer lunch program for the children and holiday events. With 599 lots available with homes for rent or purchase plus an additional 50 acres of undeveloped land for an added 191 lots, Woods Edge is quickly growing into a place that offers the quiet of the country while still being close to the city.
UMH Properties, Inc. is a real estate investment trust (REIT) that owns and operates manufactured home communities in seven states, including New York, New Jersey, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Indiana and Michigan. UMH has been in business since 1968, operating as a public company since 1985. The company owns a portfolio of 98 manufactured home communities that include approximately 17,800 home sites and over 1,100 acres of land for new site development.
UMH Properties, Inc. and its community managers are committed to providing safe, comfortable and neighborly communities so residents can experience the lifestyle they want without the burden of expensive land purchases. Neighborhoods instill a strong sense of community with amenities for residents of all ages. UMH shows its commitment to each community by setting aside a portion of its capital budget for upgrades. By continuously improving their communities, UMH is positively changing the standard of manufactured housing.