New Construction Process Overview

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As you can imagine, there are many moving parts that are coordinated when constructing a home.  We don’t expect you to be construction experts, however we do like to inform you as to what to expect over the initial weeks and latter months.  There are 5 main steps that have to be completed in order to deliver a new construction home, all of which are all outlined below.  Each of the steps contain an overview of all the sub processes that make them up.



Pre-Purchase Process:
  • Pre-Qualification
  • Floorplan Selection
  • Lot Selection
  • Builder Inspects Lot
  • Sign Purchase Agreement


Purchase Process:
  • Color Selection Appointment
  • Final Re-Write of Purchase Agreement (Per Selections)
  • Title is ordered
  • Appraisal is ordered
  • Loan paperwork is finalized (if applicable)
  • Construction Contract is Funded


Pre- Construction Process:
  • Review Purchase Agreement
  • Orders Plans from Architect
  • Orders Survey
  • Orders Site Plan


Permitting Process:
  • Assemble architectural plans, survey and site plan
  • Submit to Local building Department


Hard Build Process:
  • Ground breaking & Slab Prep
  • Footing & Stemwall
  • Underground Plumbing
  • Slab Pour
  • Block Walls
  • Pour Tie Beam/Bond Beam
  • Fly Trusses
  • Roof Decking & Dry In
  • Framing & Mechanicals
  • HVAC Rough in
  • Rough Electrical
  • Insulation
  • Drywall
  • Cut & Install Driveway
  • Install interior Trim, flooring, paint & Cabinets
  • Countertops
  • Electrical, Plumbing and HVAC trim out
  • Contractors Punch out
  • Homeowner punch out
  • Final home inspection