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Estes Builders Wins Avid Customer Service Award

Nov 2nd, 2022 Estes Builders Wins Avid Customer Service Award

Estes Builders was recently honored with a Gold Avid Award, recognizing the company’s stellar homebuying experience in the eyes of recent clients. The Avid Awards recognize home builders in the United States and Canada with the highest homebuying experience scores in the AvidCX program. The awards are based on results from large publicly traded and […]

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Lifestyle on the Salish Sea

Oct 28th, 2022 Lifestyle on the Salish Sea

The cities, towns, and rural outposts that dot the coast along the Salish Sea—a waterway and its bays and channels stretching from the Pacific Ocean into the interior of the Pacific Northwest—offer a diversity of coastal living for all ages, industries, and lifestyles. (Read more about places to live here.) Along with the beautiful landscape, […]

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What to Know Before Buying Property to Build Your Home

Sep 30th, 2022 What to Know Before Buying Property to Build Your Home

Finding the ideal property on which to build your custom home can be a challenge, so it’s tempting to jump at the first chance you get. But before you rush to buy, it’s crucial to consider any limitations or challenges the lot may present that could bust your budget and derail your dreams. Picture this: […]

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Getting What You Want in an Expensive Market

Aug 31st, 2022 Getting What You Want in an Expensive Market

From high material prices to rising mortgage rates, it’s certainly a challenging time to buy and build homes. But while it might be tempting to put your dream home on hold, waiting isn’t always the best option. Instead, consider strategies that can help you get the custom home you want right now.   Waiting may […]

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