Poplar Grove’s Vintage Wings & Wheels Museum

vintage-wheelsIf you’ve ever wanted to take a step back in time, residents of The Trails of Dawson Creek community happen to be situated in the perfect location. The Poplar Grove Vintage Wings & Wheels Museum is dedicated to Pre-WWII transportation history and has several early 20th century airplane hangars and automotive garages for future generations to enjoy. This museum has a distinct way of preserving history, but also creating a fun learning environment for all ages.

Located at the Poplar Grove Airport, the 12-acre museum, which offers a “walk back in time to the airfields and roadways of history,” is definitely a hidden treasure. New exhibits are featured every season, this year introduces an exhibit focused on the technologies, innovations and people that made air transportation possible. History buffs will be surprised at what this airport has to offer and newcomers will make plans to come back. For hours of operation and admission prices, visit www.poplargrovewingsandwheels.com.

With an affordable cost of living that is below the countryCobblestone_02 resized average and a growing economy, it’s easy to see why Poplar Grover can be a great place to not only live, but also work. Our homes within The Trails of Dawson Creek offer state of the art designs with open floor plans, custom cabinetry and a full, partial or optional basement, all within a budget of the high- $100’s to high- $200’s. Choose from ranch or two-story designs, select from two to five bedrooms and up to three-and-a-half baths. Nine different home plans are available at The Trails of Dawson Creek, so empty-nesters to expanding families can find the perfect home.

Additionally, thanks to a special program offered by Gerstad Builders mortgage partner Charles Mathison, with a credit score as low as 620, you can potentially purchase a home in The Trails of Dawson Creek with zero percent down. This program is insured by the U.S. Department of Agriculture; the USDA home loans are guaranteed by the government and are stable, 30-year fixed-rate products.

To get more information on a home you’re interested in and to see if you qualify for zero-percent down and lower mortgage insurance, call Charles Mathison at 847-549-5663. To learn more about The Trails of Dawson Creek, visit our website or contact us.

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