You’ve probably heard people talk about the housing market right now, and there are not a whole lot of existing homes available. Lots of people are looking to purchase a home right now, and that means it is a seller’s market. But what does that mean for most homebuyers? Unfortunately, it usually means competing with other buyers who could be putting down offers much more tempting than yours. There is another option, though. We’re talking about building a newly constructed home. There are so many different pros of working with a home builder. That’s why we’ve put this list together. Here are some top advantages of building a custom home over buying a home.
Less Heartbreak and More Celebrating
Picture this: you find a dream house on the market. It has that open front porch you have always wanted, plenty of bedrooms, and a fully finished basement. You put in an offer and wait. Before a full day is over, the sellers have twenty offers higher than your current bit. You don’t want to have to experience that. When opting to build a custom house, it means there’s no competition. Nobody is going to swoop in at the last second with a crazy bid and snatch up your perfect home. Instead, you can now take your time to plan out the house that fits you and your family’s needs without any pressure.
A Custom House Design that Fits You
Purchasing a house is all about making compromises. The houses with big yards might have small kitchens or not enough bedrooms. Or they might have too-low ceilings. You sacrifice a lot when purchasing an existing home. But when you build a custom house? You now have all the options in the world. You can pick the layout to include with the walk-in closet you have always dreamed of, the large master bathroom, and a spacious kitchen. You have to be mindful of your budget, but that is about it.
Avoid a Move-In Reno Project
When you buy a home, you sometimes have to commit to move-in projects. This includes painting, swapping out bathroom tiles, and other renovation projects. Say goodbye to all of that once you build a custom house. You’ll be able to pick all of that from the very start. Cabinet styles, flooring, wall colors, and windows are all up to you.
Robin Ford can help you to build the custom built house of your dreams!
With over 30 years of award-winning custom home building experience, Robin Ford and his team of expert craftsmen have earned a stellar reputation for their commitment to quality. Click here to learn more about our financing options and how we can help you find a home within your budget.
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