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Totality

Pringle Creek Community is powered by the sun, and with Salem in the path of totality, let's just say, many things are in alignment. We sell lots for your custom build that have been examined for their upmost solar potential. Combining renewable energy systems while using healthful building materials creates a home that is healthier for your family and the environment. Choosing to go solar not only makes you and your family environmentally friendly, it saves you money in the long run. Think about it, essentially the sun has been powering the world for billions of years. When in the ... Read more

Bonus Space

At Pringle Creek Community, there are many options for how to design your custom home. This freedom allows for you to have a den, shop, or flex space rather than a spare bedroom. Some of our residents  have fun with this idea and make spaces more tailored to their lifestyle. If you do mobile work, why not design a space that caters to your work flow? If you love carpentry, why not have an area solely dedicated to that practice? Same goes for a place to relax with friends for a poker night (or Apples to Apples night...). Having ... Read more

Little Urban Oasis

Pringle Creek Community is one of a kind. We are buzzing with building and welcoming new families into our community. Choice lots are available next to green open space, the orchards, as well as lovely neighbors who believe in sustainability and live it! What’s interesting is that we’re probably one of the best kept secrets in Salem. Yet, we're situated close to downtown, and very close to places like a microbrewery, a cidery, the climbing gym, and more. So, if you’re interested in doing yoga while you drink a local brew or getting your climb on, it’s just a walk or bike ... Read more

Harness Energy Live Healthy

How do you harness all the wonderful energy that's going on at Pringle Creek Community? It's one of the healthiest communities in the nation in part due to our green building standards, which are LEED Certified Silver and above. With LEED Certified homes nestled into 32 acres with over a 1/3 of the community dedicated to shared green space that includes an urban farm and a relaxing creek, this urban oasis is great for healthy living for you and your family. LEED Certification is awarded based on a compilation of points generated from sorts of things like using energy efficient ... Read more

Lots Happening

Have you ever thought when it rains, it pours? Well, right now, summer is hot and fruit is ripening! We are all a buzz with welcoming new families to the neighborhood and starting new builds. A gorgeous lot nestled on the geothermal loop with a view of the fir grove is under contract, and another brilliant lot that's zoned for high solar potential has just sold. "Lots happening" here! There are builds happening on John Muir Loop with plans for Net Zero model as well as two attached homes. The Net Zero is a two-level that's a 4 bedroom ... Read more
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