Why Live in Southern Maryland? Let Us Tell You!
With its historic significance and excellent economy with job growth in several counties, Southern Maryland offers much to draw people who are looking for a great place to live. Curtis Homes has been building homes in Southern Maryland, Virginia and Washington, D.C. since the 1920s, and they offer superior quality home building and customer service. Much of the new developments offered by Curtis Homes are in Southern Maryland, an area that was chosen because of its family orientation, highly rated schools and excellent employment options.


A Rich History and Promising Future Awaits Those who Move to Southern Maryland

While many are relocating to Southern Maryland for its employment possibilities and promising economic future, once they arrive they find that its rich history is worth exploring. Here you can climb a lighthouse, explore a historic living history settlement and tour a museum dedicated to the state’s maritime history. Cultural events, like clam bakes and annual festivals help bring this history to life even more.


Why Move to Southern Maryland?

Southern Maryland includes the southernmost counties on the western edge of the Chesapeake Bay. This includes:

Each of these communities offers its own unique benefits and amenities, but all provide a growing economy, strong schools and breathtaking scenery.

Southern Maryland’s location on a peninsula means that water is a big player in life for those who purchase homes in the area. Fishing, boating and kayaking are commonly enjoyed water sports, and it’s not unusual to see friends and neighbors paddling a title run in their free time.

Southern Maryland is also a technology-friendly area. In fact, one of its counties, St. Mary’s County, was rated top in the state for personal income growth and job growth, and it has been attracting big name players in the tech world in its maritime aviation research, development and testing facilities.

Yet in spite of this growth, Southern Maryland remains the charming Old Maryland you would expect. By remaining true to its heritage, while embracing its future, Southern Maryland has created an attractive place to live.

Curtis Homes offers several communities throughout Southern Maryland, with a focus on St. Mary’s and Calvert Counties in the Pax River region. To learn more about these communities, or to browse available floor plans, visit our Browse by Community interactive map. Soon you will be on your way to owning a newly built home in the charming Southern Maryland area with the help of Curtis Homes.