Our Process

Our Process

STEP 1

On-site Consult

During the preliminary phase, you’ll meet with our team to discuss your build site, floorplans, customizable features, build budget and timeline.

STEP 1

On-site Consult

During the preliminary phase, you’ll meet with our team to discuss your build site, floorplans, customizable features, build budget and timeline.

STEP 2

Design & Development

Design options, plan specifications, further budget analysis and a final review of your home building goals.

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STEP 3

Working Plans

Discussions begin with the structural engineer regarding architectural plans and submitted for final approvals and permits. The project’s estimate will be fine tuned throughout the approval process.

STEP 3

Working Plans

Discussions begin with the structural engineer regarding architectural plans and submitted for final approvals and permits. The project’s estimate will be fine tuned throughout the approval process.

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STEP 4

Project Estimate

Final approval of drawings, agreed upon build budget and a fully executed construction to build agreement will be signed. At this time, your initial deposit (case-by- case basis) will be due.

STEP 5

Pre-Construction

Let’s Find Your Front Door as we walk your lot. We will walk your lot to determine your perfect build layout. Our team will work on final structural / engineer planning & reports, pulling permits and creating your building schedule (6-8 weeks timeline). Once all approvals and permits are in, foundation preparation begins.

STEP 5

Pre-Construction

Let’s Find Your Front Door as we walk your lot. We will walk your lot to determine your perfect build layout. Our team will work on final structural / engineer planning & reports, pulling permits and creating your building schedule (6-8 weeks timeline). Once all approvals and permits are in, foundation preparation begins.

STEP 6

Construction Begins

Your Project Manager will oversee the build process as well as conduct ongoing on-site meetings. You will see real time project progression and budget updates through your client portal from our in-house custom building software program.

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STEP 7

Finishing Touches

Final wrap-ups include: scheduling your closing, conducting a walk-through, presenting your “GCH Welcome Home Kit”, and discussing your completed punch list. A final homesite inspection is performed and your Certificate of Occupancy (CO) is officially issued.

STEP 7

Finishing Touches

Final wrap-ups include: scheduling your closing, conducting a walk-through, presenting your “GCH Welcome Home Kit”, and discussing your completed punch list. A final homesite inspection is performed and your Certificate of Occupancy (CO) is officially issued.

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STEP 8

It’s a Wrap!

Your final walk-through is performed, property loan/mortgage closing occurs and any outstanding obligations/bills are finalized. Your home warranty is provided and all our custom builds have a 30-day and a 1-year anniversary punch list/repair scheduled with our team.