Can New Construction Home Prices Be Negotiated? - Can New Construction Home Prices Be Negotiated

Can New Construction Home Prices Be Negotiated?

Can New Construction Home Prices Be Negotiated? You can’t know unless you ask. Yes, it’s cliche, but don’t be afraid to ask if you’re searching for a new custom Florida home from ICI Homes. Our sales associates — online and on-site in the master-planned communities we develop and where we’re …

Read more

Are New Construction Homes Worth It? - New Construction

Are New Construction Homes Worth It?

When you’re searching for a new custom Florida home in today’s evolving residential real estate market, you’re probably comparison-shopping, number-crunching and glued to industry websites. One question you might be asking is whether it’s worth it to buy a new construction home. It’s always good to ask. Only you know …

Read more

Costs of Homeownership

What are the Ongoing Costs of Homeownership?

If you’re a homeowner, you likely remember the closing process that transferred your new home from the builder and/or mortgage lender to you. You probably also remember the closing costs. They’re sizable, and planning ahead makes paying them a much smoother experience The same goes for the ongoing costs of …

Read more

What is the Timeline for Building a New Home?

What is the Timeline for Building a New Home?

Homebuyers who decide to have their new custom Florida home built from scratch know the process won’t be like waving a magic wand. But they do know the end result will be a new home that reflects their lifestyle and design preferences. That’s well worth the wait. And waiting is …

Read more

What are CDD and HOA fees? - Untitled design 5

What are CDD and HOA fees?

Homeowners in most master-planned communities usually pay one or both of these common types of residential fees in addition to monthly mortgage payments and living expenses. It’s a good idea to know about them before you begin the search for your new custom Florida home. You can set your purchase …

Read more

real estate market

Insights into the 2024 Real Estate Market Trends and Forecasts

In the vibrant tapestry of the real estate landscape, understanding market dynamics is crucial, especially for those looking to navigate it effectively. ICI Homes, a premier custom homebuilder in Florida, stands as a beacon for potential homeowners and investors alike, offering unique insights and opportunities in this fluctuating market. Let’s …

Read more

What is the Down Payment Required for a New Home? - Down Payment

What is the Down Payment Required for a New Home?

It’s always a good idea to ask this question no matter how experienced you are as a homebuyer. Down payments are an important part of the mortgage purchase process, and it never hurts to have it clarified, especially for first-time buyers. Most of us buy our homes via mortgages. Mortgage …

Read more