Sweat Equity in On-Your-Land Homebuilding

With on-your-land homebuilding, the industry-standard encourages customers to perform “sweat equity” with a goal of saving thousands of dollars and creating an instant equity home build. The pitch is by managing site development related tasks, including excavation contractors, physically cleaning your homesite during construction, final home cleaning, and home painting, you can save what your … read more “Sweat Equity in On-Your-Land Homebuilding”

Value Per Square Foot vs. Price Per Square Foot

When buying a new home, we’ve all been told to ask, “What’s the price per square foot?” But there’s a better way to find the perfect builder and the perfect home for your family. Let us explain and make comparison shopping easier for you when building a new home on-your-land. Improper Comparisons Because homes can … read more “Value Per Square Foot vs. Price Per Square Foot”

Your Homebuilding Journey – What to Expect from Land to Keys in Hand

Does building a new home on-your-land sounds exciting, but wonder what happens during the building process? Below we’ve outlined what to expect during your homebuilding journey from land to keys in hand. Step 1: Land & Lending Many people have the misconception that you need to own land before you can consider building a new … read more “Your Homebuilding Journey – What to Expect from Land to Keys in Hand”

Tips for the New Home Final Walk-Through

You’ve searched for the perfect lot, builder, and home plan. Now you’ve gotten word that it’s time for the final walk-through of your new home. It’s important to be prepared because the walkthrough is an important part of the home building process.   Here are some tips you can use to make sure your final … read more “Tips for the New Home Final Walk-Through”

How to Select the Right Home Plan to Build

Building your new home can feel like an overwhelming task. It’s your chance to create the perfect home for your family from the ground up. Most home buyers have a general idea of the size and style of home they want, but additional necessities or features may be unclear.   To make sure you select … read more “How to Select the Right Home Plan to Build”

Building a New Home? Find the Right Builder

You’ve decided to build your next home. Congratulations! Finding the right home builder is one of the most important steps in the home building process and can be the difference between a pleasant experience or a nerve-racking one! More often than not, most people aren’t quite sure where to begin when it comes to finding … read more “Building a New Home? Find the Right Builder”

Signs You’re Ready to Build a New Home

If you’re in the market for a new home in the Northwest, there are plenty of options from new construction to existing homes. But have you considered building your new home? Building a new home is a great way to get your dream home. Not sure which option is best for you? Here are some … read more “Signs You’re Ready to Build a New Home”

DIY Christmas Decorations for Your New Home

Building a new home is an exciting undertaking, and one that can provide plenty of comfort and joy for you and your family, especially during the holiday season. But a new home can also leave you a little short on disposable income, and during the Christmas season, you may be looking into more DIY gift … read more “DIY Christmas Decorations for Your New Home”

Open Layouts that are Perfect for Holiday Entertaining

Now that Halloween’s over, it’s officially time to start planning for Thanksgiving, and even start thinking about Christmas, Hanukkah, New Year’s, etc! If you’re hosting guests for Thanksgiving this year, then you’re probably well aware of the fact of just how great open floor plans are – and there’s no time that the conveniences of … read more “Open Layouts that are Perfect for Holiday Entertaining”

What Are the Stages of New Home Construction?

If you’re thinking about building a new home, you’re probably curious about the different stages of new home construction. What can you expect throughout the process? When will your home be finished? When you work with Simplicity Homes, here’s a look at what you can expect along the way. Stage 1 – Foundation The first … read more “What Are the Stages of New Home Construction?”