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Do I Need Homeowners Insurance When Building a Home?

When it you’re building a new home, you’ve got a lot to keep in mind. There’s the layout, materials, finishes, paint color, and insurance. Sure, you knew you’d need homeowners insurance once you’ve moved into your new home, but what about during the building process? Do you need homeowner’s insurance while building a home?  […]

Do I Need Homeowners Insurance When Building a Home?2018-12-13T12:43:00+00:00

Pros and Cons of Building vs. Buying

Whether you decide to build a new home or buy an existing one, you’ll find your choice comes with both pros and cons. As the homeowner, you’ll have to decide what factors are most important for you and your family. Before you decide whether to build or buy, check out our guide to the pros and cons of each option.  […]

Pros and Cons of Building vs. Buying2018-12-05T14:38:00+00:00

How Does a Construction Loan Work?

Securing financing for your custom home can be intimidating, but being aware of your options is half the battle. A construction loan is the primary option when it comes to custom home building. Here are a few common questions and answers regarding construction loans. Remember to consult your custom home builder if you have any specific questions regarding the financing of your project.  […]

How Does a Construction Loan Work?2018-11-20T12:41:00+00:00

Should My Custom Home Be a Ranch or Multi-Story Home?

One of the first decisions you have to make after you’ve decided to build your own custom home is what the floor plan should be. Choosing between one story (“ranch”) models or multiple-story homes can be difficult, because it depends on a number of additional considerations. […]

Should My Custom Home Be a Ranch or Multi-Story Home?2018-08-16T15:26:43+00:00