Bell Adds New Phase To Sedman Hills

Friday, May 10, 2013
New lots will be opening soon on the next phase of Bell Development’s Sedman Hills.
New lots will be opening soon on the next phase of Bell Development’s Sedman Hills.
Paving has begun and new lots will be opening soon on the next phase of Bell Development’s Sedman Hills.  Sedman Hills "pairs the peace and quiet of living out of the city, with the convenience of being only minutes from schools, shopping and recreational activities."  

The 63 new lots are located off Booth Bay Drive at Derry Berry Lane, one mile down Daisy Dallas Road off Hixson Pike.  

The Sedman Hills homes include granite countertops, specialty backsplashes, ceramic tile floors, full finished or unfinished basements and private decks with quiet backyards.  They are priced from $200,000-$240,000s and are 1,800-2,300 square feet.

For more information call Jay Bell at760-1088 or visit www.mynewbellhome.com.


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