New Jersey Home Building Blog

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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How to Set (and Agree) on a Budget for a Custom Home

Andrew Giannattasio | Nov 17, 2018

When you imagine building a luxury home, you want to be sure you get the value and service you expect. The success of creating a luxurious custom home depends on agreeing on a budget between you, the homeowner, as well as the custom home builder you hire. In creating a custom home building budget, you’ll want to keep in mind the costs associated with the project.

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