Homeowner Tips

building your first home
Building your own home can be super exciting, but it often comes with many complications. If you make mistakes or something you didn’t bargain for occurs, you might need to return to the drawing board. Some of these unforeseen issues can pop up even after you’re already living in your home.
If you own a home, you’re looking to buy one, or you want to have one built, understanding the square footage of your home is vital. While it does require a bit of number crunching, determining the square feet of a house gives you an idea of a home’s size and whether or not it’s the right fit for you and your family.
how much does it cost to build a house
When you’re ready to buy a new home, your first instinct is likely to look through local real estate listings online to see which homes in your area are for sale. A custom build may not enter your mind, because it seems expensive and overwhelming. But in many cases, building a home from the ground up is comparable in price to buying one. 
The home building process can be a confusing one. Here are some helpful tips to ease your mind and make that whole process a little bit easier for you, the buyer.
Maintenance is key to protecting any investment. Since your home is one of your largest investments, you want to know how to keep it in shape.
It’s important to understand the value you’re getting from every cost associated with the construction of your new home. You might expect to pay out-of-pocket costs going into the home building process. But, with Reinbrecht, all expenses are included in the purchase price of your home. Here, we’re exploring the service costs and hidden costs…
Building a new home can bring a lot of stresses that buying from the pre-existing market won’t. Willingness to be flexible will help the entire home building process be as stress-free as possible. Flexibility gives your contractor room to shift deadlines around as the project progresses.
property taxes
Before diving into home building, you’ll want to make sure you’re prepared for the process and everything that comes after. Here, we’re breaking down everything you need to know about new home taxes: Paying Property Taxes on Your New Home Sometimes new homeowners fail to recognize the financial impact that property taxes will have on…
Buying your first (or forever) home is an exciting moment to check off your version of the American Dream check-list. It’s a long-lasting investment for you (and your family), in a place where you spend the majority of your time – and invest your money.
Even if you’re not quite ready for winter, there are some simple steps you can take to make sure your home is. And most of them are no cost to you, other than a little bit of your time.

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