Home Building Guide
  • Selecting the Right Countertop for Your Kitchen

    Kitchens can be troublesome when it comes to remodeling and redecorating them. Regardless of whether you are working on a brand new kitchen or if you are upgrading an old one, you will definitely want to make the most out of your investment and that is perfectly OK and natural, especially if you take into consideration the fact that you will want to see your investment lasting for a long while. Your kitchen countertops can be more important than you... [Continue Reading]

    The Perks of Building a New Home

    To buy or to build is the question that many people struggle with when choosing the home they will be living in for a significant portion of their lives. There is often a debate about which is better, buying a home or building a new home. Of course, there are a lot of pros and cons to each decision. Ultimately, the list of pros and cons will differ for each family, but there are some things to think about before making a decision. There are a lot of... [Continue Reading]

    4 Ways to Make Your New House a Home

    Moving into a new property is an exhilarating time. You want to make your mark on your new home and ensure that you have a house that is all yours. After all, you don’t want to live in someone else’s shadow. You want to add that personal touch to your new house. There are some great ways that you can do this. If this is your forever home, there are some stunning, bespoke ideas that you can incorporate into your home. Let’s take a... [Continue Reading]

    How to Know when It’s Time to Move

    Moving is usually one of those tasks that everyone tries to avoid. Moving is not just a hassle to most, it is also time-consuming, expensive, and stressful. Moving made be loathed by most, but there are actually a lot of positives to moving. People who make the decision to move get to enjoy a new home, a fresh start and new neighborhood. But how can a family know when it is the right time to move? There are actually a lot of common signs that can tell... [Continue Reading]

    Why Location is So Important when Choosing a Home

    Moving into a new home is always an exciting time for anyone. Moving into a new home can also be a stressful and nerve-racking time. Everyone wants to make sure that the place they choose to live in is the best possible spot for their needs. Many people will also have special needs and considerations, like families, that need to be taken into account when moving into a new home. These things can make choosing a home to move into an overwhelming and... [Continue Reading]

    How to Make Moving into a Newly Built Home Easier

    Taking the opportunity to build a new home is one of the most rewarding and exciting experiences a person can partake in. building a new home from the ground up give the home owners the ability to create a space that truly reflects all of their needs, wants, and passions. A new home is a very valuable thing, and anyone who gets the pleasure of owning one is truly lucky. However, the process of getting into a new home is not always easy. Even after... [Continue Reading]

    Benefits Of Using Real Estate CRM

    Being in the right place at the time of invitation gives the bpm'online Real Estate sales a competitive advantage over. A contact management application might be crucial to your business in managing all your make contact with data at one area, trying to keep track of your conversations along with your clientele, managing vendor info and being aware of the exact likelihood of success on your discounts. Real estate CRM solutions are extremely vital... [Continue Reading]

    3 Staple Items For Your New Home

    Source: Wikipedia For many of those building or modifying a new home, it can be difficult to completely visualise the completed product. Having spent so many years planning a building a home, many new owners have trouble envisioning the finished project. There are several items that can act as a bridge between the bricks and mortar of the construction and the interior design of the home. These items allow you to start understanding the general flow... [Continue Reading]

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    News

    Aging in place in a tiny house: Talk about downsizing
    How do you envision your life after you've stopped working? Your retirement plan includes building a nest egg. Does it also involve building a home? Maybe one smaller than the one you live in now.(Sat, 24 Jan 2015 16:01:28 GMT)

    Grande Dunes community to add 2 neighborhoods
    LStar, the owner of Grande Dunes, announced the expansion Friday. The new developments will be located within the Grande Dunes community.(Sat, 24 Jan 2015 01:42:10 GMT)

    WSN buying empty Home Design Studio on W. Circle Drive
    After being empty for years, new life is on the way for a former home construction showroom in northwest Rochester. Widseth Smith Nolting, a Crookston-based engineering and architecture firm, announced this week it has signed a purchase agreement to buy the former Home Design Studio from Rochester's Event Studio LLC. The 32,000-square-foot complex is located at 3777 40th Ave. NW, along West Circle Drive.(Fri, 23 Jan 2015 21:37:47 GMT)

    Guest column: Snyder's focus on skilled trades will help rebuild the housing industry
    The renewed focus on skilled trades made by Gov. Snyder this week is welcome news to Michigan's home building industry. Much attention has been given to developing the latest technologies or attracting trendy startup companies, yet there are good paying, life-long careers ready now for anyone with a strong work ethic and a willingness to learn.(Fri, 23 Jan 2015 17:27:53 GMT)

    Consider experience when choosing a house plan designer
    By the time many people are ready to build their dream home, they've pored over hundreds of pages throughout dozens of interior design magazines, imagining countless custom treatments. And, while it's tempting to admire pictures of beautifully designed rooms, the true test of a top-quality home begins with the details of a custom floor plan.(Fri, 23 Jan 2015 10:08:44 GMT)

    Horton: West Texas homebuilding being hurt by low oil prices
    Sharply declining oil prices in the past few months are taking a toll on home building in West Texas, the chairman of the nation's largest home builder said Thursday. Speaking after the company's annual shareholders meeting in Fort Worth, Donald R. Horton, who founded D.R.Horton in 1991, said banks in Midland-Odessa have "backed off" the small, home building companies there, but in other Texas cities where the economy also relies heavily on the oil industry, the impact hasn't been as great.(Thu, 22 Jan 2015 22:49:57 GMT)

    Helmes: Signs encouraging for new homes market
    As we look into 2015 and prepare our business plans, there are three areas that stand out: New neighborhoods are now ready for construction of homes, more buyers are coming back into the new-home marketplace, and energy-efficiency and green construction practices are continuing to gain momentum. For the first time since the Great Recession, the majority of Clark County new-home construction will take place in new neighborhoods, developed since the downturn.(Thu, 22 Jan 2015 18:45:39 GMT)

    Apartments Still Declining
    The latest figures on housing construction have almost flipped the circumstances from late 2013. It was apartment construction that kept up hope that any retrenchment in single family construction would not be so devastating.(Thu, 22 Jan 2015 14:40:51 GMT)