Picture in your mind your dream home. What do you envision? Maybe it’s a palatial mansion on a sprawling estate? Perhaps it’s something more traditional and understated, or a cottage home nestled along the lake. Or maybe you’re looking for something contemporary and modern instead. You could spend months viewing existing homes on the market trying to find something that remotely resembles what you’re looking for. Or you could build your dream home from the ground up. What’s stopping you? Is it the upfront hassle and expense of building a new home?
If you answered yes to that question, we’ve got a few solutions to some of the most common expenses associated with building your own home.
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The time has finally come. You’ve found your dream home! What an exciting moment. Can you picture it now?
Reading in your custom librarynook. Enjoying large family meals in your dining room surrounded by the beautiful molding you’ve always wanted. Sipping coffee in your open concept kitchen. Parking your car in the garage and still having room for storage. Ah, that’s the life!
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When looking at a home to purchase, there are many questions you need to ask yourself. Do I like the neighborhood this house is in? Will the house require a custom floor plan or any other major home improvements? And of course, should I buy a two-story home or a one-story home?
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Ask a dozen people what they want out of a new home, and you’ll hear a dozen different answers. Gourmet kitchen? Definitely. High-end appliances? Yes, please. Indoor outdoor living space? Increasingly the answer is yes.
Continue reading 6 Custom Home Wish-List Items You’ll Want
It’s been said, “If you can’t stand the heat, get out of the kitchen.” Better yet, if you can’t stand the tile, the layout, the appliances or cabinets, consider these kitchen upgrades you’ll want when you move into your custom home designed just for you.
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