Let's talk dollars and cents: The Truth about Construction to Permanent Lending

Thinking about building your own dream home? I've recently started the process myself and if you're anything like me one of the first questions to come up is how financing works for a new home. When I started my process I had no idea if it would even be possible to... Continue

Rachel's Place: The Beginning

06.26.2017 in Rachels Place

Ever wonder what it takes to build your very own Red Door Dream Home?  Well, we've got the answer!  Rachel's Place is a new series we'll be running over the next few months showing exactly how it all happens.  Our own Rachel Starrett is taking the first steps toward... Continue

Are you ready to right-size your home and your life?

We're hearing so much talk about "down-sizing" these days. People are finding ways to step back from quantity and focus on quality. Simplify. Get rid of the excess. Prioritize your living space.But is "down-sizing" really the right term? Maybe "right-sizing" is more accurate. Find the lifestyle that provides a better fit... Continue

Buy or rent? Save 37.7% with the right choice.

It's the classic battle: Should I buy a home or keep renting? If you're leaning toward remaining a renter, consider this current statistic: In the United States, buying a home averages 37.7% cheaper than renting. Trulia's Rent vs. Buy Report analyzed 100 metropolitan housing markets and compared the cost of owning... Continue

Featured Home Plan: The Yorktown


A proud member of our Red Door Traditions Collection, the Yorktown plan is the perfect mix of classic exterior styling and a modern open floor plan. With 2,376 Sq. Ft. featuring 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, a breakfast nook, and a large two car garage this plan has all of the... Continue

Choosing The Right Home

Deciding on where you are going to spend years of your life is exciting--and scary. Choosing the right home requires a lot of thought, both before you start house-hunting and when you prepare to make the offer. Before you leap, answer these questions. Deciding on where you are going to... Continue

The Real Red Door Experience: A Dream Not Deferred


The DreamMy mother has always dreamed of building a home of her own and I decided I wanted to make her dream a reality. When I first reached out to Red Door Homes I was in the initial stages of researching various builders for this project. At the time, building... Continue

14 questions to ask your homebuilder

The process of progressing your dream home from vision to move-in should be an exciting experience. Choosing the right homebuilder is the first step toward ensuring your satisfaction. As you are interviewing them, here are 14 questions to ask your homebuilder before making this important choice. Do I need to have... Continue

Featured Home Plan: The Beaufort


IMAGINE SUMMER NIGHTS IN THE BEAUFORT.From our Simply Southern Collection, the Beaufort offers elegance and charm with 3 beds and 2.5 baths with nearly 2,000 square feet with a spacious master and en-suite. This popular plan offers four elevations to choose from for endless customization options. Desired by many, this... Continue

What's in your dream kitchen?

Kitchens have evolved from the functional space of earlier generations to more creativeand aesthetic areas. Thanks to today's technology, storage options, and design details, the kitchen is grown exponentially in its functionality. With so many choices for flooring, countertops, cabinetry styles and materials, sinks, plumbing and lighting fixtures, there's no... Continue