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Things to Know Before Buying Land: Tips 1-5

For the next couple of months, we’re going to offer up some tips on the various issues you should be aware of before buying land to build a house. Not all land is the same and it’s easy to run across issues that can cost more or prevent you from building your dream home how... 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 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 »



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 »



Wall Painting Ideas to Transform Any Room

So you’ve moved into one of Crary’s new Grand Forks homes and you want to add your personal touch. Besides furnishings, artwork is often one way that people add some personality to their home. However, you may be surprised at just what you can do with a couple of cans of paint to create a... Read More »



Tips to Create Your Ideal Home Gym

One of the great things about our homes in Grand Forks ND is the inclusion of a rec room in many floor plans. This gives owners the flexibility to use this extra space as they see fit and makes it easy to change things as their interests change. One thing that a lot of people... Read More »



Difference Between Quartz and Granite Countertops

Unless your geology knowledge is top notch, you may find yourself pondering the differences between quartz and granite when it comes time to choose the countertops in your new home. Fortunately, a home builder in Grand Forks ND, like Crary Real Estate, gives you plenty of countertop options, so here are some tips to help... Read More »



Christmas Mantel Decorating Ideas

When your homes in Grand Forks ND have a fireplace mantel, you have so many fun options for Christmas decorating. From sleek and modern to colorful traditional — plus everything in between — the mantel is a great way to express your style and explore some new options to keep things from getting boring. The... Read More »



Tips for Building Your Own Home Gym

We all know that exercise is important, but knowing it and following through on it can be two different things. How much money has been spent on gym memberships that go to waste? To give yourself a better chance of following through on your daily exercise, consider building  your own gym in your homes in... Read More »



How to Make Your Kitchen Look Neater

Kitchens are often the hub of any home. It’s where people gather, whether food is involved or not. This can lead to a lot of clutter and mess, though, so if you want to keep the kitchens in your new homes in Grand Forks ND looking neat and organized, here are some tips for what... Read More »



Things to Know Before Buying Land: Tips 1-5

For the next couple of months, we’re going to offer up some tips on the various issues you should be aware of before buying land... 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 »

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