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5 Tips for Choosing New Construction Upgrades

When buying a new construction home from a builder, deciding on upgrades can be one of the most confusing parts of the process. How do you choose which upgrades are “wants” versus “needs?” How do you decide which options are worth it and which are not? At Lowder New Homes, we do our best to…

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Why New Construction Is a Better Long-Term Investment

When you decide to buy a home, there’s more to consider than just where you’re going to live. Real estate of any kind is an investment that grows over time, but as we all know, some investments pay better dividends than others. At Lowder New Homes, with more than six decades of experience in our…

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Affordable New Construction in East Montgomery, Alabama

In recent years, East Montgomery has become one of the fastest growing and most popular suburbs in the Greater Montgomery area. Known for relatively easy commutes, great schools and new neighborhoods with plenty of amenities, it’s a great place to live as well as a great place to invest in real estate. While home prices…

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The Best New Construction Home Buyer Incentives & Deals

There are lots of reasons to choose a new construction home from a builder like Lowder New Homes over an existing home. These include obvious advantages like choosing your neighborhood, customizing your options, and so on. But one of the best reasons to work with a builder is that many times they will offer promotions…

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5 Perks of Buying a New Construction from a Builder

If you’re planning to buy a home, one of the first things to consider is whether you’re going to buy a pre-existing home on the market or work with a builder like Lowder New Homes to buy or build a new construction home. Everyone’s needs and wants are a bit different, but as home building…

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What Alabama Home Buyers Can Expect in 2019

After several years of remarkable growth in the real estate market — along with lower inventories and rising prices — last fall began to show signs that the market was beginning to cool. Experts predict that 2019 will see a continuation of this trend. While a cooling market might not exactly sound like good news…

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5 Energy Efficient Features to Include in Your New Home

Between rising energy costs and concerns about the environment, most homebuyers today place a high premium on energy efficiency when considering a home. Older structures are often more difficult to keep warm or cool, and retrofitting these with energy efficient options can be challenging or cost-prohibitive. These days, most local building codes require builders to…

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What Homebuyers Want in a Newly Constructed Home

When someone buys an existing home, they often have to sacrifice one or more items on their wish list, simply because the home has already been built. The best they can hope for is to tick as many of the boxes as possible without breaking their budget. With a newly constructed home or a home…

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5 Benefits Active & Retired Military Enjoy with Lowder New Homes

With Maxwell-Gunter Air Force Base just a few miles northwest of town, Montgomery, Alabama is home to thousands of active and retired military personnel. Lowder New Homes honors the service of these great men and women by making it as easy as possible for them to own a well-crafted new construction home. Here are 5…

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Can Military Retirees Get VA Loans for New Constructions?

After a career of service in the armed forces, you’re ready to retire — at least to civilian life. You’re thinking about buying a home — better yet, building a new one from the ground up, something for you and your family to enjoy for years to come. You know that you probably qualify for…

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