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May 30, 2017

Let's make sure Utah's housing shortage doesn't become like California's

Housing prices are skyrocketing in Utah. According to a report from the Kem C. Gardner Policy Institute, single-family home prices were up 8.1% last year, with no end in sight to the increases and apartment rents increasing at similar rates. Why? Quite simply, we’re not building enough housing in Utah. The Institute reports that, for […]

January 13, 2016

A Taste of Daybreak Honey

At Daybreak, we think big even when it comes to something as small as a honey bee. From the flowers they pollinate, honey bees bring us one-third of the food we eat. Yet, the bees throughout the world have begun to die off at an alarming rate which is threatening our natural food supply. That’s […]

November 11, 2014

Buzz, Buzz Daybreak Honey Is Back!

Buzz, buzz Daybreak honey is back! Did you know that we produce honey from our very own Daybreak bee hives located right here in the community? Only about 18% of Daybreak is currently developed, which leaves plenty of open fields  to support our honey bee population that arrives in hives each spring and are attended […]

October 09, 2014

South Jordan Praised by Money Magazine

Once again South Jordan has earned the #18 slot on Money Magazine’s 2014 list of Best Places to Live in America. Daybreak was recognized for its energy-efficient homes, its growing commercial district–SoDa Row that has brought in a variety of shops and restaurants, as well as the creation of outdoor recreation areas in the community including more than […]

February 28, 2014

Salt Lake Tribune seeks input from Daybreak residents

Growth patterns in the Salt Lake Valley have been a subject of much debate for many years, and likely will continue to be a hot topic as population growth continues. Estimates project that our valley will grow in population by 1 million people over the next 3 decades. How will the valley learn and apply […]

January 25, 2013

Energy Star homes save money and keep homeowners toasty warm

We don’t have to tell you that it’s really, really cold out there right now if you live anywhere in the Salt Lake Valley. One of the great things about living in a new Energy Efficient Daybreak home is that it doesn’t cost an arm and a leg to keep the inside of your home toasty warm in […]

August 23, 2012

Money magazine praises South Jordan

Our fair city earned the #18 slot on Money’s 2012 list of Best Places to Live in America. And Daybreak was recognized for having attracted more residents than any other community in the state. It’s a privilege to be creating a great place in such a great place. Comparing South Jordan to the top ten cities, the level […]

June 20, 2012

Daybreak's Community Gardens are a hit with residents

 Community Gardens, like the one’s in Daybreak , help build roots with neighbors and create a deeply connected community. Editors Note: Kathy Dalton is a consultant to Daybreak and the author of The Danish Mama Blog. She is also the CEO of Little Stinker, a natural products company focussed on childrens products. The first community […]

April 13, 2012

Daybreak expands its lead with Energy Star® 3.0

For several years, Daybreak has been setting the pace for energy efficiency among new-home communities. Now with its commitment to the new Energy Star 3.0 program, Daybreak is beginning to lap the field. Exactly what is Energy Star 3.0? In short, it’s a big step forward. Since Daybreak’s opening in 2004, every home here has […]

December 09, 2011

Daybreak in the national news

We often make headlines in the news both nationally and locally. This week Daybreak happened to pop up in three seperate publications in the same week that are worth sharing. We live in interesting times where the environment, the economy, and general quality of life are all being examined and re-evaluated by governments, businesses and individuals alike. […]

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