Tag Archives: Custom Homes

The Advantages of Working One-on-One with a Homebuilder

September 23, 2016

Home buyers have many options when they are in the market for a new home. That’s the exciting thing about a custom build — it can be catered to your preferences. There are many decisions to be made during the custom home-building process. One of the first and most important is which homebuilder to hire.

Single Family Custom Home Trends

May 16, 2016

The economy sees its share of ups and downs, and it’s tough to predict just which way it’s going to go. However, real estate has been one of the bright spots in recent years, particularly the home construction sector. Construction spending has been driven by single family custom homes as Americans look to establish themselves

How to Get a Custom Home Design Specific to Your Needs

August 24, 2015

Driving through the area you want to have your new home built in while looking at existing homes in the area can give you some ideas of what you might want or don’t want in your custom built home. You want your home to have a similar design to the other homes, but at the

A Look at the Customized Home Building Process

April 27, 2015

Custom homes offer homeowners the ability to have more choice and flexibility in their purchase. Here, every step of the process is fully customized to meet their needs down to the finest detail, giving a property more personality. For customized new construction homes, Chicago residents trust P.D. Hartz Builders. We know, as custom home builders

Should You Buy Your Lot First or Consult with a Custom Home Builder to Help Find a Lot?

April 27, 2015

You found the perfect lot… or so you think. It has a magnificent view, is the right size for the house you want built, and is the right price. You buy it and then contact your building contractor to start building your home. Once they start reviewing the property, you find out that the lot

Location, Location, Location – Finding the Right Home for Your Needs

April 1, 2015

It’s more than a house–it’s your home! That means when you’re shopping for it, there is a lot more involved than just choosing the right look, the right number of rooms and a convenient location. Multiple variables enter into play. The wrong choice could turn your dream house into a nightmare. Nowhere is it ever

5 Tips to Design the Perfect, New Home with Your Custom Home Builder in the Chicago Suburbs

April 1, 2015

We all love to see new construction homes. It’s not at all uncommon to drive around to see the architecture in a given area. The chances are good that those gorgeous new homes you’re viewing in Chicago were built–at least in part– by P.D. Hartz Builders. As part of the industry for more than thirty

The Advantages of Custom Home Construction

March 3, 2015

What details do you look for in a new home? You may know the location, square footage, construction material, number of bedrooms, basement details, and, most importantly, the floor plan that conforms to your lifestyle. But, while you’re touring many homes, you may discover that you can’t seem to find what you want. You may

Why Certified Custom Home Builders are the Best

December 3, 2014

You don’t want to take any chances when building your dream home. Even though there are added costs and planning, you are willing to pay to have a beautiful custom home.

Home Sweet Home: Building Your Dream with a Custom Home Builder

December 3, 2014

Everyone wants to have a home they can call their own. This may not be in terms of land ownership and deeds of sales, but rather with the complete look and design of the house.