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Sneak Peek: Parade of Homes Fall 2017 Preview

Modern elegance with a twist of classic charm, and packed with personalized customization:  welcome to our Fall 2017 Parade of Homes entry, Ella Terrace Ct.   We look forward to welcoming you to this stunning 2-story family home.  We’ve loved helping our clients design this space and we’re looking forward to sharing it with YOU … Continue reading

Why WHERE You Build Matters!

What some home buyers are not aware of is how significantly their lot affects the design of the home (and budget!) that will sit on it.  The lot dimensions (length & width & depth), soil type, amount of trees, grade (slope), driveway length, utility availability – as well as fundamentals such as whether the lot … Continue reading

10 Questions to Ask When Selecting a Builder

Many of our clients spend between 1 and 3 years thinking about and dreaming about and making plans for building their custom home.  They report that they spent a considerable amount of time exploring builders’ websites, touring the Parade of Homes, speaking with friends about their experiences, pinning images and information from Pinterest and Houzz, among … Continue reading

Designing a Dream Home

Our 2017 Parade of Homes client, Yolanda, a talented and experienced interior designer excited that she the opportunity to actually build her dream home , got right to work sketching out the features she’d like included in it as soon as they decided they were going to build.  “I’d thought of architecture before interior design; … Continue reading

Welcome to the Spring 2017 Parade of Homes!

When it came time to select a builder for their dream home, Yolanda and her husband Clint did their homework.  Yolanda, an interior designer, had many connections in the real estate and trades industries and also had friends who’d built homes. “When we bought our land, I heard from our realtor that she’d heard good … Continue reading

Building a Better Community with the HBA

Roulette, cards, dice, costumes, and more = just your average day at Heartland Builders! Well, maybe not so much “average” in terms of activity, but it’s definitely part of our regular routine to support the Home Builders Association (HBA) and their foundation, which hosted the recent Hearth & Home Vegas-style fundraiser! While Rich & Cindy … Continue reading