The one thing most people lack besides having enough money to build their “dream home” is the time and patience necessary to achieve it.
Construction of a custom dream home is a very messy process and it looks terrible even right before the final finishing touches are made that make it look spectacular.
There is so much work involved in making a dream home, which starts with the foundation and all the things underground that nobody ever sees. This part of the work is annoying, costly, and if you also need to work with the local building department it can be extremely frustrating to learn the things you need to do in order to be in compliance.
You need to submit plans and then get the building department to review them and finally get them to approved after paying enormous fees and then you build according to the plan, only to have an inspector come out to tell you this and that you are no longer in compliance with the regulations (or the inspector’s interpretation of them) that may have changed since you submitted the plans.
Yes, it does happen in the wealthiest areas. Ion fact, this is the place where it is the most likely to occur.
So, what is the solution?
Here is the step-by-step guide to building your dream home in Houston:
If you are going to make your dream home, make sure your bank account has so many zeros after a digit to be almost unlimited and then start on the project to make your dream come true, but be patient and be ready to spend the extra money and to spend again to get exactly what you want.