BUILDING A HOUSE

New construction can be a great option for home buyers.

Buying versus building depends on factors like timing, finances, and personal preferences.


Tract, Speculative, or Custom Built?


Building a new home is a big project with many decisions.


When done correctly, building can be one of the most exciting and rewarding accomplishments during your quest for home ownership.


When you are ready to bring your dream home to life, call me.

I'll introduce you to a team of pros who will help you navigate Steps 2 - 25.

25 Sequential Steps for

New Construction Success

1. Retain a New Construction Real Estate Professional

2. Refine Budget

3. Secure Financing

4. Identify Building Lot(s)/ Active Developments

5. Select a Floor Plan

6. Complete Site Planning

7. Select Flooring, Fixtures & Finishes

8. Finalize the Layout

9. Complete the Contract

10. Obtain Permits

11. Site Prep

12. Dig Foundation

13. Set Footers & Foundation

14. Framing

15. Set-Up Plumbing, Electrical & HVAC

16. Add Insulation

8. Finalize the Layout

9. Complete the Contract

10. Obtain Permits

11. Site Prep

12. Dig Foundation

13. Set Footers & Foundation

14. Framing

15. Set-Up Plumbing, Electrical & HVAC

16. Add Insulation

17. Hang Drywall

18. Interior Finishes

19. Exterior Finishes

20. Install Fixtures

21. Inspection

22. Complete Landscaping

23. Final Walkthrough

24. New Home Orientation

25. Move-In & Celebrate!

Elaine Flaherty Realtor

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