How to Pick the Best Land for Your New Custom Home

Posted by Melissa Lynn Galland on Sep 27, 2017 8:00:00 AM

Topics: Finding Land

For customers who are looking to purchase land for their new custom home, finding the perfect property is one of the most exciting parts of the process. It’s the first step in crafting a home that is truly yours. But at the same time, finding your ideal land can be challenging, particularly as the local real estate market keeps heating up.

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5 Tips for Finding a Realtor to Help You In Your Land Search

Posted by Melissa Lynn Galland on Sep 19, 2017 9:26:20 AM

Topics: Finding Land

If you have decided that building a new home is the right path for you, finding land is an essential step. If you’re not yet sure where you want to live, make a list of the towns and neighborhoods that you are considering along with the pros and cons of each so you can rank them. With this information in hand, you can start your search.

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Do I Need Land Before Finding a Custom Home Builder?

Posted by Melissa Lynn Galland on Jan 17, 2017 11:52:52 AM

Topics: Custom Home Builder, Finding Land

When you envision your ideal home, you may picture it on a couple acres overlooking a quiet bay or on a quiet property nestled at the base of a mountain ridge or on a large plot on the outskirts of a fast-growing city. No matter where you picture your perfect home, choosing a custom builder can help you ensure that you end up on your dream land. But you may be asking yourself a common question: Do I need to own the land before I find a custom home builder?

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Customize Your Home, Customize Your Lot (Here’s How)

Posted by Melissa Lynn Galland on Sep 3, 2015 2:30:18 PM

Topics: Homebuilding Tips, Custom Homes, Finding Land

You’ve probably heard the old saying that real estate is all about location, location, location. And it’s true. Finding the right location is one of the most important decisions that you’ll make when you build your dream home.

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Custom Homes as Easy as 1-2-3!

Posted by Melissa Lynn Galland on Jun 5, 2015 1:00:44 AM

Topics: Homebuilding Tips, Floor Plans, Finding Land

Rural families, first time buyers, homeowners looking to upgrade, and retirees are enjoying the freedom and fun of designing their own custom home. Getting started designing your custom home is as easy as 1-2-3. Here's how.

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Top 4 Tools for Creating Your Dream Home

Posted by Melissa Lynn Galland on Apr 30, 2015 1:00:04 AM

Topics: Custom Home Design, Homebuilding Tips, Homebuilding Process, Finding Land

Everyone dreams of building their own custom home, but few realize how easy it is. Adair Homes provides many great online tools and custom home floor plans placing your dream home literally right at your fingertips. Here are the top four Adair online tools for creating custom home floor plans that will make your next build a dream home:

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Dreaming of a Summer Vacation Home? Yeah, We Do That.

Posted by Melissa Lynn Galland on Apr 23, 2015 10:24:09 AM

Topics: Custom Home Design, Finding Land

Retreating to a summer home is a time-honored tradition for the rich and famous. But, the truth is that you don't have to be a jet-setter, a corporate mogul, or a rock star to have a family retreat that allows you to "get away" to peace, quiet and family fun whenever the spirit moves you. Here are a few reasons why you should begin envisioning your summer home with Adair Homes.

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Wowza! Beautiful Land Listings in the Pacific Northwest

Posted by Melissa Lynn Galland on Mar 3, 2015 12:00:25 AM

Topics: Homebuilding Tips, Finding Land

Have you ever driven through a neighborhood where every home looks exactly the same and thought, “This just isn’t me?” If so, you’ll love building an Adair home. Not only can you build a home that’s personalized just for you, you can also build anywhere you want.

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Choose Your Views Wisely

Posted by Melissa Lynn Galland on Jun 19, 2014 1:00:31 AM

Topics: Homebuilding Tips, Finding Land

This family chose to keep nature's beauty right outside their doorstep. Can you imagine yourself in a place like this every morning? When this 2659 porch is finished, it will be stunning! Picture yourself stepping outside of your brand new Adair. What do you see? For some lucky homeowners in Pomeroy, WA, a picture perfect view is what they get! These stunning views will be theirs to enjoy day in and day out. When choosing property for your brand new Adair, keep in mind your surroundings. It's also smart to take into consideration which direction your home faces; do you prefer views from your kitchen window or living room window? All of these things can make a huge difference when you have your first night in your new home. Choose wisely!

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Step #4 - Determine Site Development Costs

Posted by Melissa Lynn Galland on Dec 12, 2013 12:00:42 AM

Topics: Build a Custom Home, Site Development, Finding Land

We've all heard the idiom "Leave no stone unturned". Well, it certainly applies when determining your site development costs. The primary reason for Adair Homes to provide a Free Site Evaluation is to help you uncover all the costs associated with developing your property. Remember the total project cost is determined by the cost of the land, the home, and the site development costs. The land and the home costs are very easily identified, but the site development costs are a different story. That is why Adair Homes "rolls up its sleeves" for you and your family to help you identify these costs. The Adair Homes' construction services department has great relationships with excavators, well drillers, septic installers, and others that can help provide written bids. This way, once you begin construction, you will know that you've done all the work necessary to make your project a success!

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