The primary objection to a new home is that it will cost more, perhaps as much as twenty percent according to national statistics. But what price can you put on a more livable floor plan, personalization, energy efficiency, smart and healthy living with improved air quality and no surprising or unexpected costs for repairs and maintenance.
Let’s be honest, Anchorage has an aging housing stock and most homeowners are trying to decide whether they should remodel or buy new. Remodeling can be expensive and return on value is usually only 50% or less.
Today’s new homes are some of the most attractive in several years with craftsman style exteriors, daring interior color blocking, custom interior trim, designer or handcrafted mirrors, kitchens with long islands and built-in pantries, nine foot high ceilings and painted garages. Hultquist Homes and John Hagmeier Homes are two of Anchorage’s leading builders. Following their links to learn more about the home building process.buy new 8.5x11 final