Bend, Oregon Guide to Building a Home
Do you have some land in Bend, Oregon? or maybe have your eye on some? Bend is the perfect place for building your dream home – however there are certain steps you need to know before you get started.
As they say, location is everything and in Central Oregon there is quite a bit of rock. Consider where the location is and the cost, as it may be less due to future building fees. Moreover, if you choose a flat area, the site costs may be lower but it’s likely said lot will be higher in price.
Additional items pertaining to location to consider are property taxes, HOA fees, and maintenance fees.
Site Development Costs
Pick a Contractor
There are plenty of quality contractors to choose from here in Central Oregon. Be sure to “shop around” to find the one you like the best. Take account of previous projects, current projects and talk about timelines, goals as well as expectations. It’s best to be comfortable with the other party as there will be quite of bit of decision making over the course of the build.
Ready to Build?
There are many details to consider when home building in Bend. We recommend double checking with local offices for codes and recommendations as well as working with a local builder to get the most out of your experience. If you’re ready to make the move on a piece of land, contact one of our many talented brokers!