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Building, Buying, Owning & Remodeling a Home

Everything you need to know about buying, financing, building, maintaining or remodeling your home is right here. And when you’re ready to hire a professional to make your dream home a reality, contact your local home builders’ association. Our builder, remodeler, banker and designer members have the answers you need.Go here to find your local HBA.

Building, Buying, Owning & Remodeling a Home

  • Buying or Building Your Home  (go to item)
    Learn about home buying and building a new home with resources and advice to help you become a more educated consumer.
  • Financing Your Home   (1 item)
    Learn about home financing basics from getting a mortgage to settlement and closing.
  • Floor Plans  (go to item)
    Stay abreast of design trends and learn what’s new in today’s market from floor plans to the finished product.
  • Green Building & Energy Efficiency   (go to item)
    Learn about cost-effective, sustainable building and remodeling, and find a Certified Green Professional to help you create your green dream home.
  • Home Maintenance  (go to item)
    Learn about routine maintenance, energy efficiency, safety and more in order to protect your investment and properly care for your home.
  • Remodeling  (5 items)
    Home Improvement 101: how to select the right remodeler, living with your project, and more.
  • Work with a Certified Professional  (go to item)
    Learn how you can benefit by hiring a builder or remodeler with an NAHB educational designation.