Buying new construction is a much different and more complex process than buying an existing home. In this first video we discuss the challenges of buying “new construction” versus a home that has already been built. When buying new construction, you are committing an enormous amount of money to a builder for a home that you can not see, touch or walk through...
Price, quality, floor plan, service and trust are all factors that should come into consideration when choosing your builder. Which ones are most important to you and in what order?
In "Pros and Cons" we take an honest, unbiased look at the benefits and challenges of Building vs. Buying. This video is a "must see" if you're considering building your next home.
The better prepared you are for interviewing builders, the better job you will do when making key decisions! In this video we will also discuss items that all decision makers should review and agree on before meeting with builders.
One of my favorite topics and blogs! In this video we discuss design trends and why they exist. We also take a closer look at one of the newest trends (the dressing room) and how to transform a builder’s standard walk-in closet into a one-of-a-kind room.
Building permits, survey work, construction driveway, silt fence, excavation, hauling fill, grading, water & sewer laterals... These very important items won't be hidden after watching this video. ***COMING SOON***
This dysfunction can take on many forms! In this video we discuss an intelligent, well-educated family that almost chooses the wrong builder. Learn how the phenomena binge-building got them there and why. ***COMING SOON***
Depending on the size of the builder, there are a few "key people" you may want to meet before signing a contract.
It's important that you start looking at appliances before planning and designing your next kitchen.
When talking with people after they have built a home, I sometimes hear, “We really like our new home but it wasn’t the model we thought we were getting.” Here’s why, I believe, this disappointment happens time and time again. Professional staging, exquisite furniture, and "builder upgrades" are all things that help these model homes show well. However, they can also serve as some pretty fierce distractions for the novice home buyer. This reminds me of when I was shopping...