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Things to Consider When Choosing a New Neighborhood

If you’re considering the purchase of one of the new homes in Grand Forks, there’s more to consider than just the home itself. It’s important to look at the overall neighborhood and area where you will be living. While some people might not mind a longer drive for groceries, or work from home and don’t... Read More »



Benefits of Buying a New Home

When buying one of the homes in East Grand Forks ND, buyers are choosing between new homes and resale homes. Resale homes are what people tend to look at first, assuming new homes are too expensive or will take too long, but compared to resale homes, new homes can be a better investment, and you... Read More »



How to Choose the Best Lot in New Subdivisions

If you’ve been exploring our website, you may have noticed we have lots available in a variety of communities where you can build new homes in Grand Forks ND. While it’s a fantastic option to have the choice of lot for your new home, it can also feel a little overwhelming at first as you... Read More »



Fall in Grand Forks ND

One of the great things about living in Grand Forks is the variety of festivals and events. Fall is no different, so if you’ve recently moved into one of the Grand Forks ND homes in the Autumn Plains community or have purchased a lot, now is the time to start exploring more of the area... Read More »



How to Keep Your New Home Smelling Fresh

People often speak wistfully of that new car smell, but what about that new home smell? You know, the one before all the stinky shoes and pets invade, and life adds its own fragrance. While you may not want the brand new home smell of paint and caulking, there’s no reason not to want your... Read More »



Advantages of Building a New Home

The housing market has remained fairly strong over the past year and mortgage interest rates are still low, making it a good time to consider buying a new home. While the number of pre-existing homes on the market is low, that’s actually a great incentive to work with Crary Real Estate, a home builder in... Read More »



Essential Goals for Your Garage

With the winter weather that ranges from freezing temperatures to snow and ice, many owners of homes in Grand Forks ND make an effort to keep their garages clear enough to park their cars to minimize some of the winter hassles. Still, there’s so much you can do to maximize the space in your garage... Read More »



Community Profile: LeClerc Addition

Spacious, beautifully designed Grand Forks ND new homes are now available in the popular LeClerc Addition community. These distinctive homes are ideally located to take advantage of all that the area has to offer. The Red River corridor provides outdoor recreational opportunities such as walking along the waterfront trails, fishing and kayaking on the river.... Read More »



How to Try Out a Neighborhood Before Buying

Moving to a new neighborhood is exciting, but it can also be a little stressful as you wonder if it’s the right location for you. Do you have to travel too far for groceries or an evening out? What is the neighborhood like on weekends and evenings? Does it seem friendly or cold? It’s worth... Read More »



Why 2019 Is the Time to Sell Your Home

If you’ve been looking at Grand Forks homes for sale and are weighing whether to act now or wait for another year, you’re probably better off making the move now. If you have a home to sell as part of your purchase of a new home, the sooner you put your home on the market,... Read More »



Things to Consider When Choosing a New Neighborhood

If you’re considering the purchase of one of the new homes in Grand Forks, there’s more to consider than just the home itself. It’s important... Read More »

How to Save for a Down Payment While Renting

Rental prices have gone up, along with the overall cost of housing, making it more challenging to save for one of the new homes in... Read More »

Benefits of Buying a New Home

When buying one of the homes in East Grand Forks ND, buyers are choosing between new homes and resale homes. Resale homes are what people... Read More »

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