Is It Cheaper to Build a House or Buy One?

There are many reasons why a homebuyer might be interested in building a house. It can afford you a great deal of choice and control, yet is building more affordable than buying a home on the open market? What about all the complication involved in the home search and, for that matter, in working with a builder?No single answer is right for everyone, but simply put, buying a preexisting home tends to be cheaper. The costs of building a new home, particularly on an undeveloped plot of land, can … [Read more...]