Invest in Yourself

Invest in Yourself

Invest in Yourself By Ryan Siebert I wanted to take a timeout from informational homebuilding blogs to give a summary of my experience attending the 2017 Global Leadership Summit.  For those of you looking for the next best tip on how to complete your custom home project, be patient with me.  I’ll have a new […]

Role of Your Designer

What is the Role of Your Designer?

What is the Role of Your Designer? By Pat Cardoni Picture from We have talked to an architect, but where does the architect’s role stop and what is the role of your designer? 

Your Builder is Only as Strong as their Weakest Subcontractors

Subcontractors Are A Custom Home Builders Back Bone By Ryan Siebert Subcontractors are the difference between working with a successful home builder and someone who is going to make your custom build project a pain in the butt.  As the saying goes, you are only as strong as your weakest link.  Today’s article will discuss […]

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What is an Architect’s Role?

What is an Architect’s Role in Custom Home Building? By Pat Cardoni The architect is the most highly educated of all the players in the game of building your custom home. They have to have knowledge of all the systems involved in constructing your home.

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Why Taking a Draw for a Construction Loan is So Difficult?

Why Taking a Draw for a Construction Loan is So Difficult? By Ryan Siebert For a consumer you may think that getting a draw for a construction loan is really not your problem.  The reality is that the quicker your builder can get their money, the quicker your custom built home can be completed.  Today […]

Custom Building Market Update

2017 Home Building and Purchase Market Update

2017 Custom Home Building Market Update By Ryan Siebert Even when doing custom home building you have to have your pulse of the market.  With the Fourth of July right in the middle of the week, I had some free time to take a look at market trends of homes selling for the last two […]

Building Your Dream House

Building Your Dream House

Building Your Dream House – Part 1 Connecting the Dots By Pat Cardoni In this series of articles Pat Cardoni returns to the blogosphere to discuss the proven steps he takes when working with a client looking to take part in a custom home build or de-conversion project.  Welcome to the start of my second […]

Home Builder Accountability

How to Hold Your Custom Home Builder Accountable

How to Hold Your Custom Home Builder Accountable By Ryan Siebert Holding your custom home builder accountable for the entire homebuilding process can be difficult.  Let me be very direct with you, it is impossible.  However, there are a few things that you can implement into your checklist to make sure to implement when you […]

Builders Show

International Builders Show

Take Me to the International Builders Show! By Ryan Siebert On this year’s to do list is to get to the International Builders Show.  As young builder I am looking to obtain knowledge in any and all ways possible.  To get there all I had to do was answer a simple question, “What do I […]

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Convert for Success

Convert for Success By Ryan Siebert In the world real estate investment sometimes the best way to create value is to convert an existing structure into something different.  I think there are similar traits in real estate conversion and having a successful business.