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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Virtual Tours Create An Open House Experience... From Home

Posted by Melissa Lynn Galland on Apr 27, 2020 8:39:30 AM

Topics: Homebuilding Tips, real estate, open house, virtual tour

Some people were born to tour new open houses—you know who you are. The thrilling smell of fresh wood floors has you Google Mapping your route to new listings the moment they hit RMLS. You tingle with appreciation at the clean baseboards. Spotless pantries! Sparkling new orb chandeliers with Edison bulbs! We get you. Home tours and house planning go hand-in-hand. Every walk-through is one step closer to your dream house becoming a reality. It’s one circumstance where seeing truly is, believing.

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Your Personal Home Ownership Consultant

Posted by Melissa Lynn Galland on Apr 22, 2020 3:44:27 PM

Topics: Build a Custom Home, Homebuilding Tips, FAQs, appointment

Adair Homes doesn’t just build houses. Our customer-centric process is what really sets us apart from the competition. Are you interested in building a new home? Customizing the plan, and potentially saving a bundle? Adair Homes is ready to walk you through the home building process from the planning stages to move-in. We pride ourselves in going above and beyond for our customers—and that starts with our Home Ownership Counseling teams.

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Designing Your Dream Home, from Home

Posted by Melissa Lynn Galland on Mar 28, 2020 4:49:57 PM

Topics: Custom Home Builder, Homebuilding Tips

A How To Guide

To Designing Your Dream Home Remotely

There’s something innately satisfying about choosing the finishes of your new custom home. Whether you have collected stacks of home design magazines with bookmarks and bent edges, or you’re a Pinterest-board master, the selection of appliances and finishes is one (big) step closer to realizing the long awaited dream of a custom built home. 

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Finding Land During a Quarantine

Posted by Melissa Lynn Galland on Mar 26, 2020 11:03:37 AM

Topics: Custom Home Builder, Realtors, Homebuilding Tips, Finding Land

Wide open spaces. A big backyard. Sunsets to die-for. What’s on your checklist? Everyone has an idea of what their perfect lot looks like—that special place to build a forever home. But how do you identify your land in today’s unnerving climate? Take a breath—it’s actually a lot easier than you might have imagined. 

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Coronavirus and the Financing of your Home

Posted by Melissa Lynn Galland on Mar 25, 2020 9:31:38 AM

Topics: Custom Home Builder, Homebuilding Tips, Financing

How about some good news in the midst of the most perplexing time many of us have ever encountered? Sadly, we don’t have the cure to COVID-19—but what we do have might be a rare silver lining in the topsy-turvy world of home finance.

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Tips to Determine Your Custom Home Budget

Posted by Melissa Lynn Galland on Dec 6, 2019 9:00:00 AM

Topics: Custom Home Builder, Build a Custom Home, Homebuilding Tips, Homebuilding Process

Every project starts with a budget, but with a project like building a custom home on your lot, there are a lot of factors that determine your budget.

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Navigating the Permitting Process

Posted by Melissa Lynn Galland on Dec 3, 2019 9:00:00 AM

Topics: Build a Custom Home, Homebuilding Tips, Homebuilding Process

The homebuilding process has plenty of ups and downs, and twists and turns, but the path to your new Adair home is always worth it. One area that many homebuyers are unfamiliar with is the permitting process. Though it can sound intimidating, there are ways to simplify the process so you know exactly what you're getting into.

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Cold weather tips: Winterizing your new home

Posted by Melissa Lynn Galland on Nov 20, 2019 11:00:00 AM

Topics: Custom Home Builder, Build a Custom Home, Homebuilding Tips, Homebuilding Process

As the weather turns chilly outside, it's important to winterize your home. It really only takes a few steps to prevent cold-weather home disasters, such as frozen pipes or flooding from snow melt. That's what we call a smart move. We're all about smart living...in fact, we call it SMARTology. It’s the art and science of smart living.

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