Homebuilding Tips

Featured Floorplan: The Bennett (Arizona)

With four bedrooms and 2.5 bathrooms in 2,432 square feet, the Bennett has everything a family needs to stay connected while having individual private spaces. This flexible Arizona floor plan allows...

5 Custom Floorplans to Build Your Next Vacation Home

Building a vacation home may seem like a luxury that only the very wealthy can afford, but for many families, it is actually within reach. This is especially true if you build with Adair Homes and...

Tips on Building Custom from an Adair Homeowner

Building a custom home is a new experience for most people, so it’s natural to have a lot of questions. We talked to Travis, an Adair Homeowner, who shared what it was like to find land, manage the...

The Best Areas to Build a New Home in Phoenix

The North Valley area of Arizona, also known as the Valley of the Sun, has a lot to offer homeowners of all types. Whether you come for the year-round warm, sunny days; the top-of-the-line golf...

Building On Your Own Land? What Arizona Homeowners Need to Know

Building the home of your dreams is an exciting life decision. Of course, there’s much to learn if you have never done it before, but with the help of an experienced builder, the process can go quite...

Building On Your Own Land? What Washington Homeowners Need to Know

Washington state is a popular place to live for a number of reasons. There are ample jobs in the Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue metro area, many places offer easy access to water views and recreation, there...

Real Estate News

Local Realtor Partnership Ideas

Realtors with growing businesses are always looking for new opportunities to reach more people and connecting with other companies is an excellent way to get more referrals.

Working with hundreds of...

Staging Land for Buyers: Tips for Realtors

If you have clients who are planning to build a new custom home and need to sell their existing house first, you want to help them get as much as possible from the sale. After all, the more they can...

How to Ease Your Clients' Concerns About the Homebuilding Process

You’ve probably been there before: A client is on the verge of purchasing a lot, and they just can’t pull the trigger because they’re unsure about the homebuilding process. They want to know how long...

What Does it Cost to Build a New House?

John O'Shea, Director of pre-construction at Adair Homes discusses how purchasing a new construction home gives you the opportunity to design your perfect place and breaks down cost.

Why Winter Is Actually a Great Time to Build a Home

Shorter Build Times

The average custom home takes about nine months to build, from start to finish. But starting in the winter can cut down significantly on this time frame, for several reasons:

Adair Wins 2 Marcom Awards, Receives Honorable Mention

At Adair Homes, we invest substantial resources into educating potential and existing customers. As the largest on-your-lot builder in Washington, Oregon, and Idaho, we interact with many people who...

Customer Blogs

New Adair Home - Toledo, OR

Follow this family’s custom home building journey in Mid-Willamette Valley, OR.

Spokane Model Home - Spokane, WA

See the complete building process of this beautiful Central Washington home.

Home on the Range - Vail, OR

Check out this customer’s “Home on The Range” in Vail, Oregon.

Building Birch Creek - Astoria, OR

See the complete transformation of this home in South Puget Sound.

Building Our House - Tillamook, OR

See the making of this two-story home on the Oregon Coast.

Our Lacey Adair Home - Lacey, WA

See the entire building process of this beautiful South Puget Sound home.

The Stephens New Adair Home - Eagle Creek, OR

See how the Stephen’s family built their dream home in North Willamette Valley.

The Mocks' Home Story - Poulsbo, WA

The Mocks’ family builds a new custom home in West Puget Sound.

Soldani Family - Hillsboro, OR

See how the Soldani family worked with Adair to build their beautiful Oregon Coast home.

Southern Oregon Dream - Eagle Point, OR

See the making of this two-story home in Mid Willamette Valley.

The Townsend's Adair Adventure - Newport, OR

Follow the journey of this couple’s dream home, built in the beautiful Oregon Coast.

Our 2432 - Medford, OR

See the full building process of this two-story home built in Southern Oregon.

Home Sweet Pullman - Pullman, WA

From start to finish, follow one customer’s home building journey in Inland Northwest, WA.

The Bailey Homestead - Olalla, WA

Learn how the Bailey’s build their beautiful homestead in West Puget Sound.

Build Me a House - Bainbridge Island, WA

See how one couple completely transformed their home in West Puget Sound.

North Albany Adair Home - Albany, OR

See the complete transformation of this North Willamette Valley home.

Adair Home - Camas, WA

Follow the complete custom build process of this gorgeous home in Southwest Washington.

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