Building A New Home vs. Buying An Existing One

Building A New Home vs. Buying An Existing One

Why Building A new Home May Be A Better Financial Choice For You Than Buying An Existing Older Home   For this example, I’ll assume that you are able to put 20% down in both situations for simplification of math and to give an apples to apples comparison....
Do I have to Like My Builder?

Do I have to Like My Builder?

So now you’ve selected a competent builder. But you may ask, “Do I have to like the guy? If he has a good reputation as a builder, does it really matter if I like him?” Yes, it matters. Don’t sign a contract with a builder you don’t like, trust, or respect. If you do,...
Which Comes First: The Builder or The Designer?

Which Comes First: The Builder or The Designer?

Just like the proverbial “chicken and egg” question, “Which comes first?” is a question that confuses some people, but must be answered before you start the custom, homebuilding process. While the answer may seem obvious, it’s important to know the right answer in...