Top Five Signs You’re Ready to Purchase a Home

Top Five Signs You’re Ready to Purchase a Home

One of the biggest purchases an individual will make in their lifetime is a home. Preparing to buy a new home involves research, planning and a commitment to own. The home-buying process can be exhilarating and daunting, especially for first-time buyers. If you’re financially fit, it may be one of the many signs that you are ready to buy a …

Why You Should Consider a Career in Construction

Why You Should Consider a Career in Construction

A career in construction is more than just wearing a hard hat and steel-toed boots. The industry is filled with talented and creative individuals who have the opportunity to help build homes that strengthen communities. Not only does a career in the residential construction industry provide a sense of personal achievement, it also provides many practical benefits such as strong …

Home Maintenance Strategies to Avoid Costly Repairs

Home Maintenance Strategies to Avoid Costly Repairs

  One of the keys to keeping your home comfortable and running smoothly is regular home maintenance.  Home owners that neglect regular upkeep with their homes are risk of incurring large and unexpected expenses. In addition to an unwanted expense, a home in disarray can decrease your home’s value and make it harder to eventually sell. Experts strongly recommend regularly …

Remembering Maurice Charles Mock Jr.

Remembering Maurice Charles Mock Jr.

  With his final home built and his last hand played, Maurice Charles Mock Jr. of Fort Smith has embarked on his final cruise towards his lasting reward. Charles, age 65, was a member and two time President of the Greater Fort Smith Association of Home Builders and built two Showcase Homes whilst serving on National, State, and local boards. …

Mortgage Relief Options Available For Home Owners

Mortgage Relief Options Available For Home Owners

  The pandemic placed a strain on the personal finances of many individuals. Finally, there are now mortgage relief options available for home owners. To help home owners who are still struggling to make their mortgage payments due to COVID-19, the Biden administration has announced new loan modification options for borrowers who have government-backed home loans. What is it about? …

Top Color Trends for Your Home in 2021

Top Color Trends for Your Home in 2021

The COVID-19 pandemic brought new meaning and purpose to the concept of home as a place to live, work and play. The colors in your home can create a rejuvenating environment that improves your mood or outlook. Each year, the leading paint manufacturers announce their most inspiring color and color palettes of the year. These are the Top Color Trends …

Hiring and Working with a Builder Remotely

Hiring and Working with a Builder Remotely

Home has taken on a new meaning for many Americans since the start of the pandemic. If you’re thinking about building a new home on a lot away from your current location, a professional builder will be able to accommodate your needs remotely. We’re here to answer question about hiring and working with a builder remotely. Building a home in …

Simple Ways to Brighten Up Your Home’s Exterior

Simple Ways to Brighten Up Your Home’s Exterior

With longer and warmer days ahead, now is the perfect time to brighten up your home’s exterior. Keeping your lawn trim and yard tidy is a good start, but there are other opportunities to boost your home’s curb appeal. For example, adding new exterior lighting options or putting a fresh coat of paint on your front door are a few …

Millennials Are Eager to Purchase Homes This Year

Millennials Are Eager to Purchase Homes This Year

Interest in home buying has not slowed down this year. Among the different generational groups, millennials, those born 1981 to 1996, are showing the most enthusiasm when it comes to purchasing a home. According to the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) latest Housing Trends Report, millennials are the most likely generation to have moved on from planning a home …

Top Five Overlooked Careers in High-Demand

Top Five Overlooked Careers in High-Demand

There are many jobs in the skilled trades that are in high demand. Rewarding career paths like carpentry, plumbers and HVACR technicians do not require a four-year degree. In addition, they all have the earning potential of more than $50,000 a year. In fact, many skilled trades offer apprentice opportunities so students can earn while they learn. So, if you’re …