5 Small Things Not to Forget When Building a New House

Building a home requires a certain level of attention to even the most minuscule of details. Your builder will help you in planning out the architectural style and design of your home, but you are the expert on how you want your home to function. To ensure you don’t forget the small things in your […]

8 Mistakes to Avoid When Building a New Home

Breaking ground on the home you always dreamed of is an exciting prospect, and while building a home comes with a number of rewarding responsibilities, it can also make for an overwhelming process. Mistakes happen, but when they happen to your new home plans, they could cost you. To avoid any headaches and unnecessary expenditures, […]

Basics of a Home Plan

When you’re building a new home, you need to know the basics of a home plan. Commonly referred to as blueprints, the documents that lay out the plans for a home used to be drawn on blue paper, denoting its original name. These days, the terms “blueprints” and “home plan” are used interchangeably. It should […]

Easy DIY Home Improvement Projects for Selling Your Home

Home improvement projects for selling your home can make a huge difference in offering a better curb appeal for your home. While fancy upgrades are always going to be appreciated, simple attention to detail can make your home stand out to interested buyers. When it’s time to spruce up your home to sell, here are […]

What is an Erosion Hazard Setback?

written by Patricia Gilbert, Land & Home Site Specialist, Long Realty Co., and Pima County Floodplain Department Pima County has a Floodplain Management Ordinance (Floodplain Ordinance) which gives authority to Pima County to regulate the development of land, including the construction of residential and commercial development. For those who work in the construction industry or […]

Building a New Home? Avoid These 7 Financial Missteps: Part Two

With all the time and energy we put into designing a custom home to be built on a fantastic plot of land, there are many aspects that we spend a great deal of time contemplating. The type of flooring you want to add to your home, the position of the house on the land, and […]