Tour a Custom Lincoln Plan

Posted by Kari Montoya on Jul 6, 2020 8:15:00 AM

Topics: Custom Home Builder, Build a Custom Home, Custom Home Design, Mid Willamette Valley, Custom Homes, Master Suite, open house, virtual tour, Craftsman, Farmhouse

Finding your homestead is a gift—and then, sometimes, it’s a GIFT. In the case of the Hardin Family from Monroe, Oregon, it is both. Their heritage property couldn’t be any more perfect; a six-acre homesite nestled into the pines. And out the back deck? Riverfront views. It was clear that such a special property deserved nothing less than a thoughtfully placed, well-designed home ready to collect memories and generations of Hardin’s to come.

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Is Now The Time to Build Custom?

Posted by Kari Montoya on Jul 1, 2020 8:30:00 AM

Topics: Custom Home Builder, Build a Custom Home, Custom Home Design, Homebuilding Tips, Selling Your Home, Financing, Design, Custom Homes, Finding Land, real estate, Craftsman, Farmhouse

Maybe you’ve dreamed of a custom home for years—but the timing never seemed right. And today, things just seem...complicated. Why would right now be the right time to start planning the build of your custom home? To start, did you know that available home inventory across the West—everywhere from Oregon, Washington, Idaho, and Arizona—is currently lower than ever? January of 2020 saw a 14% drop in inventory, and that was before the pandemic. Even with the low inventory, sales numbers of single-family homes have only grown since the beginning of the year.

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LaPora Family: Review of a Creston Farmhouse Build

Posted by Kari Montoya on Jun 26, 2020 8:59:00 AM

Topics: Custom Home Builder, Custom Home Design, Homebuilding Tips, Floor Plans, Homebuilding Process, Custom Homes, Homeowner Testimonial, Customer Experience, sweat equity, Farmhouse

Adair Homes builds custom homes for real people. We take pride in getting to know each one—so that our homes represent the answer to all their new construction needs.

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Brand New Craftsman and Farmhouse Exteriors

Posted by Kari Montoya on Jun 19, 2020 8:15:00 AM

Topics: Build a Custom Home, Custom Home Design, Floor Plans, Custom Homes, Craftsman, Farmhouse

In a recent poll conducted by Trulia, 43% of total respondents identified the Craftsman style as their favorite home exterior. According to the poll, Millennials especially gravitated towards the style—its focus on natural materials, unique details, and functional design winning out over nearly every other style. It's a fact—the preferred stylings of the Arts and Crafts movement is having a revival moment, along with its close rival—the Farmhouse.

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Shelley Family: Review of a Custom Home Build

Posted by Kari Montoya on Jun 9, 2020 9:30:00 AM

Topics: Custom Home Builder, Build a Custom Home, North Willamette Valley, Southwest Washington, Homebuilding Process, Design, Custom Homes, Homeowner Testimonial

Building a home from the ground up is not for the faint of heart. The process requires a lot of time, energy, patience, and communication. Thank goodness there is an amazing reward at the end of the journey: a brand new, designed-by-you, custom home. Your dream home.

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Why You NEED To Evaluate Your Building Site

Posted by Kari Montoya on Jun 6, 2020 9:30:00 AM

Topics: Custom Home Builder, Build a Custom Home, Site Development, Custom Homes

The Real Estate industry has changed so much in the past ten years, it's nearly impossible to remember what we did before Zillow, Trulia, and Google Maps. Today, our first instinct is to turn to our phones and iPads. Whatever we are looking for—from a ready-built house to bare dirt—listings are a mere click away.

But can a virtual tour—even a 3-D one—replace an in-person tour? Is it really important to “walk-the-lot” these days?

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Building 101 is in Session

Posted by Melissa Lynn Galland on Apr 14, 2020 1:24:46 PM

Topics: Custom Home Builder, Site Development, Financing, Custom Homes, Finding Land

Online Events

Don’t worry about showing up in person. We’ve moved our popular class on the basics of homebuilding online—where we can better protect the health and safety of our communities. You’ll still have unprecedented access to the Adair Homes building process—where we make it quicker, easier, and more affordable than you could imagine to build your dream home. Learn about financing, budgeting, and how you can deduct sweat equity from the overall cost of your new construction. Talk to a designer. Peruse the online plans! The Building 101 seminar is your ticket to new construction.

Each event is customized based on your questions that you ask, but here’s what you can expect:

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Customize Your Ideal Master Suite

Posted by Melissa Lynn Galland on Mar 3, 2020 11:00:00 AM

Topics: Build a Custom Home, Custom Home Design, Design, Custom Homes, Master Suite

When it comes time to building your custom home with Adair, it makes sense to pay special attention to the customizations that are possible for your ideal master suite.

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Custom Home Design Trends for 2020

Posted by Chip Glennon on Feb 25, 2020 8:47:58 AM

Topics: Custom Home Design, Lifestyle, Design, Custom Homes

If a house is to truly become a home, it should closely fit the personality and lifestyle of those who live within its walls. This is best accomplished by custom home and interior design. Heading into a new decade, it can pay dividends to review the current standards and trends and make choices accordingly. 

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Bathroom Customization

Posted by Melissa Lynn Galland on Feb 13, 2020 9:00:00 AM

Topics: Build a Custom Home, Custom Home Design, Floor Plans, Custom Homes

The perfect bathroom can make your life infinitely more enjoyable. And with the options available now, it's easier than ever to create the bathroom of your dreams with Adair.

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