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Waterfront Home Building Essentials For Sarasota Home Buyers

Waterfront Home Building Essentials For Sarasota Home Buyers

Living on the water in a custom home with expansive views of the bay or gulf is a dream that has enticed many homeowners to build a waterfront home in Sarasota Florida.

These days having your home also be a waterfront getaway is more attractive than ever. However home buyers should be aware, building the waterfront home of your dreams is a process and there are important steps home buyers building a new custom home should be aware of.

Here Are Essential Tips For Home Buyer's Building A Waterfront Custom Home In Florida:

Understand The Land Your Home Will Be Built On

Hire a qualified real estate and land specialists to review the area on site for things such as soil properties, how stable ground is, where flooding can occur, and geological analysis. A slope analysis and erosion history must be understood in order for the architect and engineers to make the best decisions.

Know Your "Allowable Coverage" Zoning Rules

Check your zoning laws for your waterfront building codes and restrictions in order to ensure there is enough “allowable lot coverage” to build what you envision. Most... read article

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Building Custom Homes That Last

Custom Homes In Southwest Florida

The idyllic Southwest Florida setting itself is what draws so many people here: sunshine and waterfront living and Murray Homes’ dedication to building luxury home and estates in Sarasota that are “effectively maintenance-free” homes combines instantaneous appeal with long-term endurance.

The corollary to our environment, however, is that buildings here must withstand the damaging—sometimes devastating—effects of near-constant heat, sunlight, humidity, rain, wind, saltwater, sand and more. Without knowledgeable, well-planned architecture and construction, a house here can easily and quickly fall victim to these elements.

What’s the point of a dream home if, in three years, it’s already in need of major repair?

Murray Homes strives to circumvent environmentally generated repairs by building homes that are effectively maintenance-free from the get-go. The luxury custom home builder emphasizes designs that inspire instantaneous appeal in the most discerning buyers, but the company simultaneously utilizes building methods that are sensitive to the environment can maintain that appeal for years to come.

Outdoor living area Sarasota custom home

By combining thoughtful architectural consideration with durable materials, Murray Homes provides buyers with a sense of security in their investment. And... read article

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