New Home Search (click to start)

We found 0 results. View results
Your search results

Top 10 Questions when Building a Home!

Posted by user on March 4, 2019
0

What are the top 10 questions you need to ask when you are building a new home?

1 . How long have they been in the business?

  • Track record and custom reviews
  • Proper systems in place to handle customer service and errors
  • Solid contractors to ensure your home is build in the time that was agreed.
  • Proper people in place to help you with home upgrades and color selections.

2. How about making custom changes?

  • How are custom changes addressed?
  • Do you require non refundable money on these types of upgrades and changes?
  • Can structural changes be made?

3. Neighborhood Amenities What is included?

  • Are their pools or gyms through out the neighborhood & are the included.
  • Some HOA may take care of your front landscape
  • Are any utilities covered such as Cable/Internet
  • Are there any specific restrictions you should be aware of?
  • Are there any types of resale fees you have to pay when selling in the neighborhood.

4. Third Party Inspections

  • Do you provide any third party inspections after or during the build job?
  • If not will you work with a inspector I hire?

5. Direct Contact

  • Who will be my direct contact?
  • Who will also help me if things are not correct?

6. Access to the home

  • When can I access the house when it is close to completion.
  • Do I need to schedule an appointment.

7. Disagreements

  • If we have any types of disagreements. Who would be my point of contact and how will that be handled? This includes any changes to the home.

8. Changes

  • Can you explain if changes are made what is the step process?
  • What changes are not allowed and what are.
  • What are not allowed after certain building stages have already passed.

9. Warranty Repairs

  • After we have closed on our home. How are home warranty repairs handled?

10. 1 Year Home Warranty

  • Most builders offer a 1 year home warranty.
  • If anything happens such as plants dying for no reason, water not draining properly after it rains, cracks in sheetrock ect….. The builder may cover most of these things.
  • Ask what is covered in the 1 year home warranty.

If you have any questions about the building process or need help with buying a new home.  Feel free to contact us and visit our new homes buyer center. 

Compare Listings

Lost your password? Please enter your email address. You will receive mail with link to set new password.

Join Our Family