Hello, and welcome back got our blog. If you remember from last time, we went over the pros and cons of buying a pre-existing home. Many homeowners find themselves frustrated with all of the things they have to deal with post-closure, this is why many people would be more happy building their own home. Keep reading to learn more.

Building A Home

You may be surprised to find that building a home isn’t a whole lot more expensive than buying a home and that building a home enables you to get exactly what you’re looking for without having to deal with a home that’s falling apart or was never taken care of in the first place. Keep reading to learn about some of the major benefits of building a home.


No hidden costs: One of the biggest problems with buying an existing home is all the hidden costs and closing costs you’ll have to deal with. When it comes to building a home, you won’t have to deal with these.

It’s new: You’re not paying for a home that’s been lived in for years, it’s yours from the very beginning!

No designs or upgrades: Although eventually, it’s more than likely that you’ll want to make upgrades or changes to your home, from the start, everything should be exactly how you planned it. That means no difficult painting or renovation projects, just enjoy your home!

Discounts: Oftentimes, suppliers or custom home builders will offer discounts in order to encourage large building projects. Some suppliers may offer as much as 10 percent discounts which, in the end, will benefit everyone including the home builder, material suppliers, and you!

Involvement: Another major benefit of building a custom home is your involvement in the process. Ultimately, the home is based on your design and your preferences, so you’ll have a lot of professionals working with you to ensure that your final product truly is the home of your dreams.

Costs And Time Commitment

One of people’s biggest concerns about building their own home is the time and money commitment. Some people are under the impression that they will be expanding so many resources on a new home that it won’t be worth it. This is not the case, because you can make a budget for your home and ensure that the home builders don’t go over it. If you’re worried about this, you should make sure that you’re working with a dependable and reputable home builder before beginning. It’s always good to check testimonials and reviews or even speaking with previous clients to see what their thoughts were on the whole process.

Buying Vs Building A Home

Strata Homes is your top home building company in Eustis, Florida. We are proud to be able to build clients the home of their dream while still offering an affordable price. Contact us today if you have any questions or you’re ready to get started.