Archive for the ‘Building a New Home’ Category

Price Per Square Foot: A Common Question But Not an Accurate Measurement of Home Value

Posted by: kcb_admin
Date: July 11th, 2016

Not a week goes by that King’s Court Builders isn’t asked the common question, “What is your price per square foot?” While we wish we could offer a quick number to aid new home buyers in their decision making process, a straight forward number would be similar to comparing apples to oranges or possibly a […]

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Deck vs. Patio: Which Offers the Best Value

Posted by: kcb_admin
Date: June 9th, 2016

If you’re in the new home construction process, the consideration for a deck or patio is probably on your mind. You might be wondering which options would be best for you and which will provide the best overall value to your home. This article helps identify the pros and cons of each and can help […]

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Spray Foam Insulation Offers Many Benefits for New Custom Home Buyers

Posted by: kcb_admin
Date: March 18th, 2016

One important way to maximize the value of your new home and its energy efficiency is to use spray foam insulation. Spray foam is a far superior insulation material, surpasses building code requirements and provides new homeowners with long-term benefits, including: Increased Energy Efficiency: Air leaks can waste energy and drive up utility costs. Spray […]

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2015 Home Buying Trends in the Chicago Area

Posted by: kcb_admin
Date: December 15th, 2015

With new home sales on the comeback, Chicagoland home buyers seem to desire different amenities than years past. According to a recent area broker and builder survey by Chicago Magazine, home buyers now prefer larger laundry rooms, smooth quartz and porcelain kitchen surfaces, soaking tubs, and a flexible living space to reflect the trending 24-hour […]

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A few words from our King’s Court Family – Client Testimonials

Selecting the right home builder is one of the most important decisions you’ll make in your home buying process. The builder’s reputation, experience, quality craftsmanship and integrity are all important factors to consider when finding a good match. If you are in the process of selecting a new home builder, it’s helpful to talk to […]

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Staircases: Form and Function

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Date: August 19th, 2015

Staircases. They know how to make an entrance. They do it with style, form and function. Nothing says “welcome to my home” like a grand foyer with a magnificent staircase leading your eye up to a coffered ceiling with a magnificent chandelier. Even if your home does not offer an entrance on a grand scale, […]

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Meet ‘Camden’.

Posted by: kcb_admin
Date: June 30th, 2015

Introducing…Camden, our newest model currently under construction in Waterford of Highland Woods, set for completion this September! Camden offers 3,686 square feet of luxurious modern-farmhouse living in a picturesque setting. With 4 elevations to choose from, our standard model offers an open floor plan, 4 bedrooms, 3 full baths on the second floor, a two-story […]

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Choosing the right neighborhood

Posted by: kcb_admin
Date: April 29th, 2015

Location! Location! Location! Whether you are relocating from across the country or across town, choosing the right neighborhood to call home can be challenging. There are several factors to consider when deciding on your ideal neighborhood. Depending on your family and your priorities, these might include: • Access to public transportation/commute time to work • […]

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If Our Walls Could Talk

Posted by: kcb_admin
Date: December 27th, 2014

If our walls could talk… they would tell us that they are warm and toasty this winter due to our King’s Court Builders Energy Performance Package. Many times these seemingly small details go unnoticed, until you don’t have them and you feel a draft or your pipes freeze or walls sweat. The mechanicals or “guts” […]

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