Building in Southern Oregon: Determining Total Project Cost

Posted by Kari Montoya on Dec 30, 2020 11:13:41 AM

Topics: Custom Home Builder, Build a Custom Home, Custom Home Design, Realtors, Homebuilding Tips, Site Development, Southern Oregon, Floor Plans, Financing, Homebuilding Process, Custom Homes, Finding Land, appointment, sweat equity, value, cost, Farmhouse, custom home oregon

If you’re wondering how much it costs to build a custom home, you’re not alone. It’s a common question with a complicated answer. There are seemingly thousands of line items from site costs and materials to permits and fees—it’s no wonder so many people hesitate in pursuing building a custom home! Well, hesitate no more. Adair Homes has created a pathway to understanding your total project costs in Southern Oregon. Our online tools and helpful guidance break down the numbers so you can feel confident in moving forward with a custom home built by Adair. No outrageous surprises, no oopsies, no overlooked utility costs. Today, calculating the cost of your new home is easier than ever before. 

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Building in Central Washington: Determining Total Project Cost

Posted by Kari Montoya on Nov 21, 2020 9:30:00 AM

Topics: Custom Home Builder, Build a Custom Home, Custom Home Design, Realtors, Custom Home Washington, Homebuilding Tips, Site Development, Floor Plans, Financing, Homebuilding Process, Custom Homes, Finding Land, Central Washington, appointment, sweat equity, value, cost, Farmhouse

If you’re wondering how much it costs to build a custom home, you’re not alone. It’s a common question with a complicated answer. There are seemingly thousands of line items from site costs and materials to permits and fees—it’s no wonder so many people hesitate in pursuing building a custom home! Well, hesitate no more. Adair Homes has created a pathway to understanding your total project costs in Central Washington. Our online tools and helpful guidance break down the numbers so you can feel confident in moving forward with a custom home built by Adair. No outrageous surprises, no oopsies, no overlooked utility costs. Today, calculating the cost of your new home is easier than ever before. 

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Building Your Dream Home: Custom vs. Manufactured Homes

Posted by Kari Montoya on Oct 23, 2020 11:02:10 AM

Topics: Custom Home Builder, Build a Custom Home, Custom Home Design, Spokane (Inland Northwest), Homebuilding Tips, Site Development, Financing, Homebuilding Process, Homeowner Testimonial, Idaho, sweat equity, value, cost

For those uninitiated in the homebuilding process, choosing between building a custom home or buying a pre-built manufactured home seems like a simple, price comparison question. Either you can afford a custom home—or you can’t. Not so, says Scotti Stephens, an Adair Home Ownership Counselor at the Inland Northwest Branch. There’s much more to the equation than you’d think at first glance. We sat down with Scotti to learn more about the ins and outs of home choice.

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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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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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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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What the Hirst Decision Means for Spokane County Homebuilders

Posted by Melissa Lynn Galland on Mar 16, 2017 9:00:00 AM

Topics: Build a Custom Home

If you live in Spokane County, you might have heard about a recent Washington Supreme Court decision that affects how counties decide to approve or deny building permits that use wells for a water source. If you are in the process of building a home or plan to build one in the future, the Hirst decision could affect your project, so it’s important to understand the changes.

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