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Schroetlin Custom Homes is now building in WildWing!

Schroetlin Custom Homes in now building in WildWing subdivision in Timnath.  Located on Timnath Reservoir this is a beautiful setting for your new home.  Convenient to Fort Collins, Loveland, Greeley and I-25.  All lots are 2/3 of an acre to … Continue reading

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Just Completed! Luxurious new home for sale in Berthoud

1021 Mount Cameron Way – Berthoud, CO – $749,900 THIS HOME IS SOLD - Beautiful new custom home on 2 acres with nearly 4,900 finished sq ft! five bedrooms, five baths, formal dining, study. Hickory hardwood floors, slab granite counters throughout, Jenn-Air stainless steel … Continue reading

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Hiring a Home Builder versus Being Your Own General Contractor (DIY)

Building a home from the ground up can be very stressful. One of those stressors is the financial aspect.  In our current economic times, many wonder whether they can afford to build new. Questions of cost, loyalty to clients and … Continue reading

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Real estate experts report encouraging signs in Loveland, Fort Collins

The article below represents what we have been seeing in the housing market for the past year.  While there are still plenty of building lots and land available, the excellent deals that could be had just several months ago are … Continue reading

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Building a New Home versus Buying an Existing Home

Are you thinking about a new home in the Fort Collins or Loveland area? Have you debated whether to buy an existing home or build a new home? From energy efficiency to modern conveniences, there are a number of benefits to building a … Continue reading

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Does a “Custom Home” mean an expensive home?

A “custom” home can mean many different things. Yes, it can signify a million dollar home with luxurious finishes, but it doesn’t necessarily mean that. Often times “custom” simply means that it’s a specific home plan designed for a specific … Continue reading

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Building Permit Fees

Most people are shocked at how much permit fees are for new construction.  When building a new home the City or County that you are located in charges permit and impact fees.  The City of Loveland, City of Fort Collins, … Continue reading

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Cost per square foot – how much does it cost to build a new home?

This is usually one of the first questions a person asks.  It is understandable as everybody is looking for a starting point to determine the feasibility of building a new home, but it should be used with caution.  A Lexus and … Continue reading

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Three Key Elements in Planning Your New Home

There is a simple formula that holds true in all new construction projects.  It is the theory that there are three main factors when building or remodeling your home.  The three factors are PRICE, SIZE, and FINISHES.  When planning a … Continue reading

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