I would like to thank you for taking the time to view my THE COMPLETE HOME BUILDING GUIDEBOOK website.

You are now taking the first step to understand the home building process and how to apply
that knowledge to assist your career. Whether your goal is to become a home builder or to better understand the home building process more effectively to serve your clients, this comprehensive book will teach you the appropriate tools to help establish the strong foundation necessary for a career in:

  • Custom Home Building
  • Production Home Building
  • Home remodeling fix and flips
  • Real estate new home sales
  • Assisting your building clients as an architect/designer, surveyor/civil engineer, interior decorator or attorney
  • Construction lender
  • Residential appraiser

If you are an individual who wants to build a new home, this book will give you all the information about how the home building process works.

The topics included in this book are:

  • Introduction to home building
  • Types of home builders
  • How to locate the best parcel of land or lot to build on and how to handle the proper due diligence required
  • How to assemble the best home building team
  • How to design the best possible floor plan and elevation to meet the market demand
  • How to make the best material selections
  • How to estimate and bid the job
  • How to document the construction agreements
  • How to prepare the construction budget
  • How to finance the construction costs
  • What legal documents are needed in the construction process
  • How to deal with the subcontractors, vendors and building inspectors
  • How to work with the home buyer
  • How to market and sell the home
  • How to handle the house closing and post-closing items
  • How to set up a home building business
  • How to development lots
  • How to handle home additions and renovations

This book is not a “get rich quick” motivational book, but a “nuts and bolts” guidebook on the home building process.

The intent of this book is to walk the reader through the complete home building process using:

  • Easy to read text
  • Checklists
  • Photographs
  • Diagrams
  • Forms
  • Documents
  • Links to numerous websites
  • Glossary of terms

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This book is available as:

  • eBook
  • Soft bound book
  • eBook and Soft Bound book

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