New Jersey Home Building Blog

Ten Ideas for Designing the Perfect Kitchen

Andrew Giannattasio | May 13, 2020

Undeniably one of the most dominant rooms in the home, your kitchen has a big job to do. More importantly, it must meet the practical needs of your family while stationing itself as the forefront of social interaction. In short, its functionality and style should come together in cosmic harmony, showcasing your family’s personality in thoughtful design.

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Investing on Long Beach Island: What You Need to Know [Updated for 2020]

Andrew Giannattasio | May 04, 2020

Long Beach Island is a place of natural beauty and valuable real estate. With sandy beaches, beautiful sunsets and salty air, Long Beach Island is a summer paradise that has long attracted home buyers and real estate investors. Many buyers choose to rent their property to vacation-goers in the summer, and live in their property the rest of the year. For these property owners, summer rental income helps pay the mortgage, and support a relaxed island lifestyle throughout the fall, winter and spring.

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Rebuilding Your Home After an Insurance Claim

Andrew Giannattasio | May 04, 2020

Following a disaster like a fire or a flood, most homeowners immediately turn to their insurance company for help. They go through a claims process, find a contractor, and begin the process of rebuilding their home. If you've recently been through a disaster, whether it was a home fire or a recent storm, you've got a long road ahead of you. Rebuilding consists of many steps. Knowing the process can help you anticipate each step and can also help you make smart decisions as you navigate this challenging time.

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Spotting a Beach House Scam on Long Beach Island

Andrew Giannattasio | Apr 13, 2020

Do you own a beach house that you rent out to vacationers while you're not using it? If so, you could become the victim of a scam, if you're not careful. Beach house scammers have been known to do everything from steal beach house furniture to rent out homes they don't own to unsuspecting victims. As a property owner, maintaining awareness of potential scams and watching for suspicious activity can protect you, protect your property and may even protect victims that you've never met.

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Ranch Style Home Plans: We Weigh the Pro's and Con's

Andrew Giannattasio | Apr 13, 2020

 

Ranch style homes, those wide, one-story homes of the 1950's and 60's, are the quintessential American structure. Just a half century ago, home buyers everywhere were building and buying these practical homes for their families. Modern home buyers sometimes overlook the benefits of ranch style properties. If you're thinking about constructing a custom home, ranch style may be the right kind of property for you.

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How Do I Find a Custom Home Builder?

Andrew Giannattasio | Apr 10, 2020

 

Building a custom home may sound like an overwhelming process, but it doesn't have to be. Working with the right professional makes all the difference. To make your home building experience a positive one, find a trustworthy home builder with good skills and a strong reputation.

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