3 Featured Plans for Your New Custom Home in Arizona

Posted by Kari Montoya on Sep 22, 2020 8:30:00 AM

Topics: Build a Custom Home, Custom Home Design, Homebuilding Tips, North Valley, Floor Plans, Design, Custom Homes, Southern Arizona, Master Suite, real estate, value, Craftsman, Outdoor Living

As home values continue to rise in the Southwest, it can be challenging for some buyers to find a home that will work for their needs without breaking the bank. However, you can increase your chances for success by building an affordable home using Adair’s unique homebuilding process. Live where you want, from Red Rock to Sierra Vista, and everywhere in between. We've got the perfect home for your Southern Arizona lifestyle, starting with our three featured plans.

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Things to Know Before Building A Custom Home in Central Oregon

Posted by Kari Montoya on Jun 2, 2020 7:00:00 AM

Topics: Custom Home Builder, Build a Custom Home, Custom Home Design, Central Oregon

Central Oregon is a special destination. Visitors are surprised at the high desert climate—just hours from the lush valley floor. Tall Ponderosa pines line the golf links and point towards Mount Bachelor, a world-class ski hill a mere twenty minutes from downtown Bend. Add blue skies and three-hundred days of sunshine, and you’ve got the recipe for an outdoor recreational mecca. No wonder Bend and Redmond have seen steady growth—those that visit, want to stay.

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What Washington Homeowners Need to Know Before Building

Posted by Melissa Lynn Galland on Oct 21, 2019 2:58:05 PM

Topics: Build a Custom Home

Whether you want to be near the ocean, the mountains, or in the center of one of the country’s largest tech hubs, Washington is an excellent place to build a new home. Like any other state, you have choices when opting for new construction.

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

Posted by Melissa Lynn Galland on Apr 12, 2019 10:08:31 AM

Topics: Custom Home Builder, Build a Custom Home, Finding Land

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 smoothly. If you’re thinking of building a new home in Arizona, one of the first steps is securing land. If you already own a lot, there’s still some work to do. You must determine what you can and cannot do on the property and the costs associated with preparing the site for construction. If you’re just getting started on your homebuilding journey, here are a few tips for building on your own land in Arizona.  

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Building vs Buying a Home in Portland, Oregon

Posted by Melissa Lynn Galland on Mar 5, 2019 6:21:17 AM

Topics: Build a Custom Home, North Willamette Valley

Owning your own home is an American rite of passage, but it’s becoming increasingly difficult in today’s real estate market, especially if you want to purchase an existing home in the Portland area. With limited inventory and prices that have been on an upward trend for almost a decade, the opportunities for purchasing a home are few and far between, especially if you’re working with a limited budget.

However, buying an existing home is not the only way to achieve your dream of home ownership. Building a new custom home is not only possible, it’s a way for you to build equity, get more of the features you want, and finally get your dream home. If you are weighing your options between building versus buying, or if you haven’t even thought about new construction, consider these reasons to explore building a new home.

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Breaking Down the Homebuilding Process in Central Oregon

Posted by Melissa Lynn Galland on Oct 2, 2018 6:51:53 AM

Topics: Build a Custom Home, Central Oregon

Central Oregon is an ideal place to raise an active family or retire with a peaceful mountain view. For people who love to get outdoors, the region offers hiking, skiing, fishing, and many other activities—all practically at your back door. With an average of 300 sun-filled days a year, Central Oregon is a perfect escape from the notoriously rainy climates of other parts of the Pacific Northwest. Families are attracted to towns with world-class hospitals and excellent school systems, and rural residents enjoy ample space to keep horses, chickens, sheep, and other livestock. These are just a few of the reasons land sells so quickly in this area.

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Deciding Where to Live in East Puget Sound

Posted by Melissa Lynn Galland on Sep 27, 2018 9:06:12 AM

Topics: Build a Custom Home, East Puget Sound

The Pacific Northwest has experienced a boom in population over the last several years, as a growing number of people have been flocking to the region to call it their new home. The appeal is no surprise to locals—after all, this unique region offers gorgeous natural spendor, an incredible climate, friendly and laid-back people, and lively, fun-filled cities.

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Tax Implications To Know Before Building A Home In Washington

Posted by Melissa Lynn Galland on Apr 6, 2017 9:30:00 AM

Topics: Build a Custom Home

Washington State is among the most sought-after states to live in in the nation, offering residents an attractive cost of living; gorgeous natural scenery; beautiful weather; and warm, genuine people. In fact, Washington ranked fifth for states adding the most new residents in 2016—proof that there’s something special about the Evergreen State.

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Environmental Homebuilding Regulations in Washington

Posted by Melissa Lynn Galland on Apr 4, 2017 8:25:58 AM

Topics: Build a Custom Home

Every state has different building codes and environmental regulations that must be considered when building a new home. Failure to understand and follow these regulations can result in major construction delays, penalties, and higher costs as the construction timeline stretches. Fortunately, you can avoid these problems by working with an experienced builder that has navigated the Washington environmental regulations before.

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Building on Your Own Land? What Idaho Homeowners Need to Know

Posted by Melissa Lynn Galland on Mar 31, 2017 8:00:00 AM

Topics: Build a Custom Home

Idaho is one of the best-kept secrets in the U.S. With beautiful national parks, stunning mountain ranges, and endless outdoor-adventure opportunities, the Gem State offers a true connection to nature that most Americans only dream of. Meanwhile, we also enjoy a friendly, small-town feel—even in our cities—which makes the state truly one of a kind.

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