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New Construction: How To Save Money

New Construction: How To Save Money

It’s no secret that buying a home is a pretty steep purchase. Your home is likely to be, and remain, the largest financial decision you will ever make. New construction homes offer you the ultimate customization experience. Because of this flexibility, you are able to...

How to Pick a Floor Plan For Your New Construction Home

How to Pick a Floor Plan For Your New Construction Home

Choosing a floor plan for your forever home can be daunting because it’s a decision that is very difficult to reverse once it is put into place. When doing your research, you are bound to fall in love with more than one plan, but which is the right one for you and...

Home Permit Activity Hits a New Post-Recession High

Home Permit Activity Hits a New Post-Recession High

Over the past year, the pace of new construction homes has been up a whopping 21.4%. According to the Commerce Department, there was a slight 3.6% dip in this number at the beginning of the new year, but permitting activity has seen a significant rise at 17.9% above...

Building and Designing a Garage: What You Need To Know

Building and Designing a Garage: What You Need To Know

It is no surprise that garages have been growing in popularity as vehicle trends and storage needs increase. Some homeowners view a garage as an added luxury while others may see it as an eyesore that detracts from the beauty of the house. No matter your view on...

What You Need to Know About Building Permits

What You Need to Know About Building Permits

When building a home, or even for some renovation and home addition projects, you will likely need to obtain a building permit. What are the legalities behind a permit and when is a permit needed? We break down a few things you should know before embarking on the home...

How to Make Smart Design Choices When Building a Home

How to Make Smart Design Choices When Building a Home

When building a brand-new home, it is expected that you will be living in it for years and years to come. As a result of this, you should be making conscious and timeless design choices. That doesn’t mean you can’t take a risk and pick a bold paint color, but items...

Building an Outdoor Kitchen: What You Need to Know

Building an Outdoor Kitchen: What You Need to Know

Living the Florida life means plenty of sunshine and outdoor activities. From hosting pool parties to backyard cookouts, there isn’t anything quite like enjoying time with friends and family around the grill. However, so much time can be spent away from those loved...

Building a Home: How Long Does It Take?

Building a Home: How Long Does It Take?

When building a home from the ground up, there needs to be a set timeline in place in order to make sure construction operates smoothly from start to finish. While each new construction project is unique in of itself, you can usually bet on a set time frame for a...

Building a New Home: 4 Steps to Prepare

Building a New Home: 4 Steps to Prepare

The process of building a new home does not begin when the concrete is poured, and the first wall goes up. It starts long before then. Prior to construction, there are many decisions and formalities you must go through. Here are the four main areas you will need to...

To Remodel or Rebuild Your Home?

To Remodel or Rebuild Your Home?

Many times, we find ourselves living in older homes that unfortunately may have been neglected over the years. Depending on how out of control things may have gotten, you will find yourself deciding if it’s best to do a full remodel or tear it down and start from...