STEPS TO BUILDING A NEW HOME

* It Can Be Overwhelming Without A Really Good General Contractor. One of the amazing things about Wausau Homes and their 70+ builder locations, is the fact that they continue to build new homes with a perfect record, meeting or exceeding the UNIFORM BUILDING CODE which is utilized throughout the USA. One reason for thisContinue reading “STEPS TO BUILDING A NEW HOME”

Minnesota Homes will Remain in Great Demand in 2020

The state’s housing market will largely remain a sellers’ market. The median sales price in Minnesota increased 6.1 percent from January through October of 2018 to $277,059 compared to the same time period last year, according to data provided by the Minnesota Association of REALTORS®. The median sales price in the Twin Cities region increased 7.6 percent to $270,000 compared to the sameContinue reading “Minnesota Homes will Remain in Great Demand in 2020”

HOW MUCH DOES IT COST TO HAVE A HOME BUILT IN MINNESOTA 2020?

Homeowners report the average cost to build a new house comes in at $303,741, which would put a 2,000 square foot home costing about $150 per square foot. This will obviously vary greatly with all the costly variables involved, so the cost could range between $166,224 and $474,977. The gap and variables are subject to where you live: what county? what city? WhatContinue reading “HOW MUCH DOES IT COST TO HAVE A HOME BUILT IN MINNESOTA 2020?”

SIGNIFICANT CHANGES TO THE MINNESOTA BUILDING CODE 2020

The 2020 Minnesota Residential Code is effective March 31, 2020. The 2020 Minnesota Residential Code adoptsthe 2018 edition of the International Residential Code (IRC), with amendments. The IRC governs newconstruction of one- and two-family homes and buildings with three or more townhouses, provided thestructure is not more than three stories above grade.The following IRC provisionsContinue reading “SIGNIFICANT CHANGES TO THE MINNESOTA BUILDING CODE 2020”