Category Archives: Custom Home Building Advice


Virginia Housing Market Trends: Why Now is the Time to Buy

Buying a new home is a huge decision for your family. You’ll have to consider what you need in a new home, what neighborhood is right for you and even if the time is right to purchase a new home.

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Aging in Place House Plans by LifeStyle Home Builders

At Lifestyle Home Builders, we’ve helped many people throughout the Richmond area design custom homes that will allow them to age in place. Our experienced team and proven process help you have a home that is customized to fit your family’s needs now and many years into the future.

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How to Find the Best Custom Home Builder for Your Lifelong Home

When looking to build a lifelong home, a house where you can age in place and safely grow old, keep in mind that the home must remain functional for many years. You need a house that is customizable, offering many choices in features. This increase in choices leads to a home that grows with you.

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Building a Production Home Versus a Custom Home: Timing

Different families have different needs and nowhere is this more true than when considering the timeline of buying and building a new home. While some families might have pressing needs that make for a shorter timeline, others might prefer a slower pace. Taking that time allows them to personalize their home to their own style […]

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Knowing Your Costs: How LSHB Provides You With Security

Once you’ve made the choice to work with a custom home builder, it’s time to dig deeper into the details surrounding your new home. And one of the most important details to consider is the cost of the home you’re planning to build. At this stage in the custom home build process, it’s vital that […]

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How Building a Custom Home Offers Multiple Location Options

One of the most exciting reasons to build a new home is that you can build your home in a place you choose. You might know you want to live in a specific community, and you may even have your own lot picked out. But there’s just one thing: If you decide to move forward […]

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5 Reasons To Buy A New Home in Richmond, VA

When deciding to buy a new home, consumers are faced with a lot of choices. For many home buyers, a big question is whether new construction is right for them, or if they should look at resale homes to garner better deals. In the long run, new construction homes are a better bet for home buyers […]

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In-House Design Studio Advantages: Where LifeStyle Home Builders Sets Itself Apart

One of the reasons so many people choose to build a custom home is that it is truly theirs. Selecting the finishes and details that will go into their home from the start is part of the fun, and less overwhelming than extensive remodeling after moving in. With that said, the thought of designing and […]

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Take a 3D Tour of Your Richmond Custom Home Before It’s Built

When investing in a home, it’s normal to want to see what you’re purchasing before you make a final decision. Walking through the house that your family will grow up in helps envision if the home is right for you. While this is easy to do with a pre-existing home and an open house, it […]

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How Your Experience Differs from Custom to Production Homes

It can be confusing to figure out which type of home builder will be best for your family’s needs. After all, who you choose to work with to build your home determines a lot about your experience. Consider the level of involvement you’re looking for, the responsiveness of your team, and your own timeline. The […]

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