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8 Tips for Buying a New Construction Home

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Are you exploring the process of purchasing a new construction? There’s something wholly satisfying about planning your home from bottom to top (foundation to roof?). We’ve helped many buyers go through the exciting journey of choosing homesites, floor plans, and finishes; completing walkthroughs and punch lists; and eventually arriving at the closing table. So, we’ve compiled 8 tips for purchasing …

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New Construction: Be Careful With Too Many Upgrades | Home Buyer Tips

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Realtor Melanie Cameron explains why home buyers should display some restraint when choosing new construction upgrades. If you’re planning to buy a new construction home and are choosing features (optional rooms, hardware, finishes, etc.), make sure you watch this video first. Get more great tips in our 60-page Buyer Guide. Don’t forget to comment, share, and like this video on …

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9 Questions to Ask a Home Builder

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You’ve looked at available resale homes and weighed your options, now you’ve decided that a new construction home is the ideal purchase for you. You’re probably dreaming about floor plans, master suites, and the perfect light fixtures. Pinterest and home décor blogs are probably your new best friends. After all, it’s exciting to imagine what your perfect new home will …

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Quick Peek at the Kaylies Cove Model Home in Wilmington NC

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The Cameron Team is out at Kaylies Cove, a new Bill Clark Homes community in the Monkey Junction area of Wilmington, NC. Here’s a quick peek inside the model home. Have questions about this community or any of the other BCK communities? Give us a call or send us a message. We received the full rundown of the current communities …

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3 Fresh Wilmington Area New Construction Communities

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2018 is already proving to be a big year for Wilmington area new construction communities. As always, we try to stay on top of these new developments so our clients always know what’s available. We’ve had the opportunity to gain insight on some brand new neighborhoods and have listed a few below that we think you should take a closer …

New Construction Upgrades to Invest In

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When you’re building new construction on a budget, it’s important to be choosy about which upgrades you commit to. While the perfect scenario would allow you to select every upgrade you love, that’s not always possible. But how do you narrow down your list? Here are some upgrades we suggest you investigate at the time of building and our reasoning …

Can I Negotiate a Lower Price on New Construction?

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There are two major types of homes you can buy – resale and new construction. Each comes with its own benefits, expectations, and conditions for the purchase process, and deciding between the two should rest solely on the buyer’s needs and wants. One of the major differences between buying a resale home or buying a new construction home is the …

What is a Spec Home?

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If you’re searching for homes for sale in a new community, you may have come across the term “spec home” and wondered exactly what it meant. “Spec” is short for speculative. This is a type of new construction home where the developer has started building a house without a buyer. They’ve chosen the plan and lot, and likely have it …

Should I Use the On-site Agent When Buying Wilmington New Construction?

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If you’re considering buying a new construction home in the Wilmington area, you may be aware that each community has its own on-site licensed real estate agent that is familiar with the lots, home plans, builder(s), and construction process in that particular neighborhood. They work right along with the builder to make sure contracts are executed on time and all …