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Top Resources for Buying Land and Planning Your Dream Home

texas-landOne of the main reasons to buy land and build a dream home is the freedom to choose a future homesite, a homebuilder and all of the details that make up a home. This can be a perk, but for some land and homeowners, this can also be overwhelming. Wondering where to start? Spend some time reading through these resources that will assist in buying land and building a dream home and all the details you might not have thought of yet:

Land Buyer’s Guide – Before setting out to look at homesites, be sure to browse through the Land Buyer’s Guide for information on Bluegreen communities. This free booklet offers tips on scouting out homesites, financing and what to look for in a developer. Click here to download your copy today.

National Association of Home Builders – Visit the National Association of Home Builders’ website to locate a home builders association near your new community. This group will provide community regulations, facts on the city and state you’re building in and tips for building your home. Click here to start your search for a home builder association near you.

The Nest – If you’re looking for an online community to ask questions about financing, decorating tips and new home trends, create an account on The Nest. This site is home to several forums and photo galleries that provide insight into buying and building a home as well as advice on moving and making your home environmentally-friendly. Click here to start creating a Nest account.

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