When it comes to purchasing land, the sum of the parts can genuinely add up to something greater than the whole. Whether you own a parcel of land or are considering investing in a vacant property, a multitude of benefits can spawn from successfully subdividing your land into residential lots, including providing a landowner both increased profits and flexibility. As prospective home builders show interest in subdivided, available lots, the original land investor can monetize and maximize their acquired land’s value.
In the onset of building a custom home, purchasing vacant land in Waukesha, WI and starting construction from scratch can be a tempting opportunity. A vacant lot is like a blank canvass; you have the freedom to design and personalized control of building operations. However, before jumping into this endeavor, one must understand the costs, regulations, and processes surrounding a land investment.
Whether you’re building a custom home, an elaborate dream house, or an addition to your current residence, you’ve likely researched a multitude of local construction companies. Finding the best-fit contractor is vital to your ultimate home satisfaction. If you don’t work with someone who is experienced, professional, and communicative, your home building experience might be frustrating and disappointing.
2018 Housing Forecast Positives: Low existing inventory Low interest rates Employment is low Impending tax cuts will put $$ into pockets 12% less inventory than a year ago per Zillow 6.9% annual home price increase in 2017 for Wi, 5.91% for North Central US, 4% predicted in 2018 Stats: From ‘16 to ‘17 listings down…
When considering relocation, many homebuyers focus on demographics, property conditions, market prices, and personal requirements. However, before addressing these topics, there’s a straightforward question one must answer: to buy or build a home?
There are a number of advantages and disadvantages to each of these options, here, we will discuss them all.
Building a home is a dream that people from all walks of life have at some point in time. Perhaps beginning as a detailed sketch tucked away in the back of a spiral notebook, or a wish list that features the detail and decor of every room, home aspirations are all personal and unique.
More often than not, these custom homes never get past the pages they’re scribbled on . . .
All of us need a space where we can get work done, even in the home. If you use your home office as a designated space for running a business, or just as a place where you can sit quietly and go through your bills or organize your schedule, you deserve more than a hole in the wall. We have some tips for everyone who has a space they like to work from in their home that can use a little sprucing up.
Home building is one of the most exciting life decisions you can make.
That’s not to say that the processes of house design and home building are immune to failure or error. In fact, there is an assortment of challenges people face throughout the building process, and failure to acknowledge them beforehand can ultimately taint dream houses with shades of disappointment.
Let’s look at nine of these common mistakes and how to avoid them when building custom homes.
When driving by, or visiting a custom home, have you ever stopped to marvel at the innovation, beauty, and precision of its design?
You might ponder the time and effort required to build and fill its entirety; as is true of most great achievements, the best custom homes aren’t built without hours and hours of careful planning and preparation.