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Freshen Up Your Home: Top Spring Cleaning Tips for Every Surface

Posted by Gabbie Gately on May 2, 2024 12:00:00 PM

Topics: Custom Home Builder, Build a Custom Home, Homebuilding Tips, Site Development, Floor Plans, Homebuilding Process, Design, Custom Homes, Finding Land, Sweat Equity

Spring Into a Clean Home with Adair Homes

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Building Dreams: Your Journey with Adair Homes

Posted by Gabbie Gately on Apr 25, 2024 3:05:10 PM

Topics: Custom Home Builder, Build a Custom Home, Homebuilding Tips, Site Development, Floor Plans, Homebuilding Process, Design, Custom Homes, Finding Land, Sweat Equity

Building your dream home can be both exhilarating and daunting. Fortunately, with Adair Homes by your side, you have access to a team of seasoned homebuilding professionals ready to guide you through every step of the process. Founded in 1969, Adair Homes has a rich history as the Pacific Northwest's largest custom home builder, with a legacy built on integrity, quality, and innovation.

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Mastering the Financial Landscape: A Guide to Financing Your Home Build

Posted by Gabbie Gately on Jan 16, 2024 12:00:00 PM

Topics: Custom Home Builder, Build a Custom Home, Homebuilding Tips, Site Development, Floor Plans, Homebuilding Process, Design, Custom Homes, Finding Land, Sweat Equity

Building a custom home is a significant undertaking, and navigating the financial aspects requires a strategic approach. At Adair Homes, we're committed to providing you with a comprehensive action plan to your financing needs, from pre-approval to closing. In this week’s Adair Live! Ryan Holtcamp and Gabriella Gately discussed lending—a vital topic for anyone building a home.

Listen to the discussion here, or read on for a short summary of the conversation.

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Your Comprehensive Guide To The Custom Home Permit Process

Posted by Gabbie Gately on Dec 14, 2023 11:45:00 AM

Topics: Custom Home Builder, Build a Custom Home, Homebuilding Tips, Site Development, Floor Plans, Homebuilding Process, Design, Custom Homes, Finding Land, Sweat Equity

Welcome to another installment of “Adair Live,” where we delve into the intricacies of building your dream home. In this episode, Jay Sauers and Gabriella Gately take you through the essential topic of navigating the permitting process.

Watch the video here—and feel free to email us any other questions about the permitting process. Building a new home is an exciting journey, and understanding the role of permits is key to a successful and smooth construction experience.

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Designing Your Dream Home: A Journey with Adair Homes

Posted by Gabbie Gately on Nov 14, 2023 11:15:00 AM

Topics: Custom Home Builder, Build a Custom Home, Homebuilding Tips, Site Development, Floor Plans, Homebuilding Process, Design, Custom Homes, Finding Land, Sweat Equity

Are you dreaming of a new home that perfectly suits your lifestyle and preferences? At Adair Homes, we understand that building your dream home is a significant and exciting journey. In our latest Adair Live, Kari Montoya and Jay Saueres walk us through the process of designing your custom home with Adair, highlighting product selections, building timelines, and more. You can watch the LIVE replay here, or read on for the recap!

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Choosing the Perfect Lot for Your Adair Custom Home: A Comprehensive Guide

Posted by Gabbie Gately on Nov 3, 2023 12:00:00 PM

Topics: Custom Home Builder, Build a Custom Home, Homebuilding Tips, Site Development, Floor Plans, Homebuilding Process, Design, Custom Homes, Finding Land, Sweat Equity

Are you ready to build a new custom home with Adair Homes? If so, one of the most crucial decisions you’ll make is the very first one: selecting the right lot. Your choice of land will significantly influence your new home’s design, the construction process, and your overall living experience. In this Adair LIVE recap, we explore the key factors to consider when choosing the perfect lot for your dream home.

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What to Look for When Starting Your Land Search: Tips from Industry Experts

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

Topics: Custom Home Builder, Build a Custom Home, Custom Home Design, Realtors, Homebuilding Tips, Site Development, Floor Plans, Financing, Homebuilding Process, Design, Finding Land, Real Estate, Sweat Equity, Value, Cost

When beginning down the path to your dream custom home, it's essential to find the right property. The characteristics of the land will influence the overall design of your home. The size of the lot will impact the size of your home, and which of our plans are the best options. If the lot is sloped, you may consider a daylight basement, or additional foundation. Are the utilities already connected, or do you need to account for those during site development? All of these considerations will be important during your search for the perfect parcel of land.

But how do you find that place?

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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 we had all the online resources we have now. 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 with virtual tours, 3-D tours, and Google Earth is it really important to “walk-the-lot” these days?

Absolutely!

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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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Working With Limitations on Your Lot

Posted by Melissa Lynn Galland on Feb 16, 2017 7:33:06 AM

Topics: Build a Custom Home, Site Development, Floor Plans

 

 

Sometimes the perfect location for your new home does not have ideal building conditions. For example, you might choose a neighborhood for its schools, tax rates, or other reasons, but the only lot you can purchase has size limitations. You might even prefer a narrow lot if you want to have a smaller footprint or do not want to maintain a larger property. Whatever your reasons for purchasing the land you selected, there are plenty of ways to build on all types of lots, including narrow ones.

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