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The Importance of Windows: How To See Through Your Choices Clearly

Your choice of window when building your new home may seem like a very straightforward decision. You want something aesthetically pleasing with features that match your other home design options. You want windows that are energy efficient and save on your heat and air conditioning bills. You want windows that provide a great source of…Read More→

2015 BATC Parade of Homes Showcases Over 400 Homes in Its 67th Year

On February 28th, the Builders Association of the Twin Cities (BATC) opened its Parade of Homes℠ event for the 67th time. With 431 new homes built by the best builders in the Twin Cities area, it presents a fantastic opportunity for local families to find the home of their dreams, and to experience the latest trends…Read More→

Top 3 Reasons It’s Better to Buy than Rent

For many renters, at some point they must consider whether they are better off continuing to rent or to purchase. Buying a new home is a big step, and for many renters there are misconceptions and misinformation that is holding them back. It’s important for each individual to evaluate their own situation, but buying a…Read More→

Top 3 Ways to Build In Value in Your New Home

When building a new home, it’s important that such a large investment will offer a great return. Of course your planning should make the home a great fit for you and your family, but it’s also a great idea to put some thought in what your design choices add to the value of your home….Read More→

Possible Overages When Building a New Home

When you are building your new dream home, it’s important to consider the possibility of cost overages. Overages are expenses incurred during construction that can increase the cost of the home. When a builder provides a cost for building, it is most likely an estimate and not a guaranteed quote. If you do not carefully…Read More→

I Want to Build. Am I Ready?

The best time to start building a new construction home can be a difficult decision. Many factors are involved in such a decision, and what it eventually comes down to is that the best time is when you are ready. You should have your financial matters in order, have a lender and a pre-approval amount,…Read More→

Why 2015 is the best year to buy a home!

Economy Employers are hiring again. Unemployment is low 5.8% nationally/Locally in Minnesota it’s 4.1% The current economic growth and drop in gas prices is putting more money in our pockets. It’s a great opportunity for you to take the extra money and invest it in a place of your own! Rents are high Currently at…Read More→