LESSONS FROM A REAL LIFE EXPERIENCE
Making the decision to build a new home is a thrilling
prospect. For many, it is the realization of a dream. But many
potential new home owners don’t realize that some of the decisions
made after signing a contract would be less expensive and better
negotiated if they researched their needs before inking the
deal. We spoke to one woman who, in the process of considering
her building project, took extra steps to research what she wanted.
saved thousands of dollars in “up charges” – changes
or additions made by the builder once a contract is signed. Here
are the ten items she considered before signing, and what she
learned in the process.