Finalizing our build contract with our custom home builder, and walking a middle ground between a cost-plus build contract and a fixed price build contract.
The hassles of “go fetch this document” quests when dealing with a bank over a construction loan, particularly when the quests are impossible.
The process of getting a construction loan for the construction of a residential home, including lots of scavenger hunts for documents
Trying to figure out whether the second budget produced by our architect and builder was overly optimistic or had some bearing on real life
Beginning the process of securing a residential construction loan, including considering the different loan options and submitting financial paperwork.
Closing on our real estate purchase in Summit County and getting an architectural contract together
Going under contract on our real estate purchase in Summit County
Receiving a counter-offer from the sellers and deciding what we’re going to do about it
Figuring out how to form an offer on an undeveloped piece of land.