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Just A Few More Details — and It’s Time to Start Building

It’s really going to happen. We’re really going to build a house. We’ve been dreaming and planning this house for months. It’s taken a long time to get to here; but — we’ve signed a contract with our builder and we’ve applied for the construction loan. There’s been a soil test to determine the strength … Continue reading

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The Dream Continues:  Researching, Planning, and Waiting … Building a New Home

The dream of our new home continues while we wait on the second version of our home design plans.  The first draft didn’t fulfill the vision we had for a light filled, open floor plan.   Having never gone through the process of building a home, we really didn’t know what to expect.  Evidently, it’s normal … Continue reading

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Living in my Dreams (Or Let’s Build a House)

For the last several years, my husband and I have been looking for our next home — our “phase three” home. (I’m borrowing “phase three” from the TV show Soul Man. Maybe I’ll write about those phases some other time.)  We’ve looked at many areas within the Dallas/Fort Worth area; but we just couldn’t find … Continue reading