Monthly Archives: November 2013

Types of New Home Warranties

What types of new home warranties come with a new home?

When it comes to building a new home in DFW, it can be overwhelming, and yet very rewarding.  One of the areas often confused is new home warranties – what they are, what they include and whose backing them.  In this article, we will share some insight into what you need to know about new home warranties when building a new home in Dallas.

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Buy a Lot or Find a Custom Home Builder first?

Buy a Lot for my planned luxury home or find a custom home builder to help me?

Working with a custom home builder can help you find the best lot to suit your needs.  However, when you come across a great deal sometimes it’s best to pull the trigger before someone else grabs the property.  Remember you can always grab the property and include an option clause in the contract.

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What Are Progress Payments for a Custom Home Builder

Banks and Lenders Use Progress Payments for a Custom Home Builder

Construction Draws Are Required to Build a Custom Home

Progress payments or construction draws are made to the custom home builder by either the homeowner or the lender. Progress payments are just that…payments to the custom  home builder based on the progress toward completing the home. It’s important to understand the potential pitfalls and work only with a home builder in DFW that you can trust.

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