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First-time Homebuyers

Planning to purchase your first home? It can be a daunting process. We're here to help show you the way.

55+ Active Adult

You are in a unique stage in your life where you have more income and free time than ever and they want to enjoy it.

Single Home Buyers

More single women are buying homes everyday. Here's everything you need to know about the process.

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For The Military

We're your one-stop guide for buying a new home, even if it's sight-unseen, how to navigate VA home loans, and more.

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International Buyers

It can be difficult to buy a home in the States from another country. We're here to help you with everything you need.

Custom Homes

The process of building a custom home is less scripted because there are no pre-defined choices or menus to choose from.

Condos & Townhouses

Condos and townhouses are often overlooked by first-time homebuyers, but they come with a lot of advantages.

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Luxury Homes

Get inspired with luxury home interior ideas, luxury design ideas, and luxury home furniture recommendations.

Recent Active Adult Articles

Start your next chapter in the right 55+ community and new home for you. Articles from experts as well as inspiring videos and slideshows will guide you on your new home journey.

11 Smart Home Features for Senior Living

Seniors can seriously benefit from user-friendly smart home technology. Here are 11 smart home features that will help aging adults live in comfort.

Multi-Gen Homes: Safe Places for Aging Parents

The safety of everyone in a multi-generational household is achievable; read up on these 10 ways to keep elderly family members safe.

6 Things to Know About Homestead Exemptions

Homestead exemptions can protect homeowners from the forced sale of their home to pay off creditors during financial hardship, keep seniors in their homes, and offset your property tax bill. Let’s look at six things you need to know about this exemption.

What You Need to Know About Granny Pods

Granny pods are growing in popularity, but what exactly are they all about? We take a closer look to understand these viable options for aging parents.

Top Retirement Communities in Dallas

Here are some of the top Dallas retirement, so you can find the perfect retirement home in your dream 55+ community.

Top 55+ Active Adult Communities of 2018

Here are the top 55+ active adult communities of 2018. Find the perfect new home to enjoy retirement.

What’s on the Horizon for 55+ and Retirement Options?

NewHomeSource explores what’s on the horizon for 55+ communities and a wide range of retirement home options.

Latitude Margaritaville is Retirement Paradise for Parrotheads

Explore Margaritaville, Jimmy Buffett branded retirement communities perfect for parrotheads!

Recent First Time Home Buyer Articles

Ready to start the next chapter? Our First-Time Home Buyer articles guide you through this milestone with advice, videos, graphics, and slideshows.

First-Time Homebuyer Programs in Wisconsin

Are you a first-time homebuyer ready to call Wisconsin home? Between state and local homeownership assistance programs, first-time homebuyers across the Badger State have a series of options to help them with their big purchase.

First-Time Homebuyer Programs in Virginia

Are you a first-time homebuyer ready to settle down in Virginia? Here are local and statewide first-time homebuyer programs that can provide financial assistance toward your dream home.

First-Time Homebuyer Programs in South Carolina

Are you a first-time homebuyer ready to call South Carolina home? Between state and local homeownership assistance programs, first-time homebuyers across the Palmetto State have a slate of options to help them get keys to a home.

First-Time Homebuyer Programs in Utah

Thinking about purchasing your first home in Utah? Here are several financial assistance programs exclusively for first-time homebuyers.

First-Time Homebuyer Programs in South Dakota

Thinking about buying your first home in South Dakota? Check out these financial assistance programs exclusively for first-time homebuyers.

First-Time Homebuyer Programs in Pennsylvania

Are you a first-time homebuyer in Pennsylvania? Here are a few financial assistance programs to help individuals and families who are purchasing their first home.

First-Time Homebuyer Programs in Oregon

Are you a first-time homebuyer with your sights set on moving to Oregon? Between state and local homeownership assistance programs, first-time homebuyers across this Pacific Northwest state have plenty of options to help them purchase their first home.

First-Time Homebuyer Programs in Nebraska

Moving to Nebraska? The state offers several financial assistance programs for first-time homebuyers that you need to know about.

Recent Custom Homes Articles

Our Custom Homes articles have all the information you need to get started building the custom home of your dreams, from buying a lot to furnishing your new place.

Best Barndominium Builders in Texas

We found the top barndominium builders in Texas so you can enjoy the best features of rural living in the home of your dream.

5 Home Bar Ideas That Make the Case for Home Entertaining

Interested in home entertaining but don’t know where to start? We’ve got a checklist to help you craft the perfect home bar space!

Choosing the Right Fireplace for your New Home

Fireplaces are a great addition to cozy up the house. Read on for our guide to choosing the perfect fireplace for your new home!

9 Benefits of Rural and Suburban Housing

If you’re thinking of building a home in the suburbs or in a rural part of your state, here are nine benefits awaiting you as your construct your dream home in your low-key locale.

8 Amazing Wine Cellars to Inspire Your Inner Wine Enthusiast

Here are some amazing wine rooms that will get you inspired to design a luxurious wine room in your new home.

6 Steps to Building a Custom Home

NewHomeSource breaks down the six steps to building a custom home, so home shoppers can be fully informed about the custom home building process.

What is Single-Close Financing and Why You Should Consider It When Building New

A construction-to-permanent financing automatically switches to permanent financing once your home is completed. It’s important to choose the right builder before you take on such a loan.

Going Up: Elevators in New Homes are on the Rise

NewHomeSource makes the case for including an elevator in your new home!

Recent Manufactured Home Articles

Ready to purchase a Manufactured Home? We walk you through the journey with articles, videos, and more.

8 Smart Ways to Make Your Manufactured Home More Energy-Efficient

Looking to lower your costly energy bills? Here are the top eight ways to make your manufactured home more energy efficient.

Best Modular Home Builders in Pennsylvania

We found the top modular home builders in Pennsylvania so you can achieve your dream of owning a home that’s well-built, customizable, and affordable.

Innovations in Affordable and Stylish Manufactured Homes

Explore the latest innovations in manufactured and modular housing, so you can decide if this is the right home type for you.

Panelized Homes: Factory-Built Components Assembled on Site

NewHomeSource breaks down panelized homes, so you can decide if this affordable home option is right for you.

Mobile? Modular? Manufactured? What’s the Difference and How to Choose the Right One?

Learn the difference between a mobile, modular, and manufactured home, so you can pick the right one for you!

The Guide to Buying A Manufactured Home

NewHomeSource has the ultimate guide to manufactured or mobile homes, so you can decide if this affordable housing option is right for you.

Manufactured Home Glossary

Use NewHomeSource’s glossary to manufactured homes to learn common terms associated with manufactured housing.

Are Manufactured Homes Energy Efficient?

Manufactured homes have undergone changes that make them more energy efficient; and more changes are to come.

Recent Tiny House Articles

Going tiny is a challenging but rewarding experience. Our Tiny House articles guide you through the process of downsizing, choosing a builder, furnishing your tiny home, and more.

Best Tiny Home Builders in Florida

We found the top tiny-home builders in Florida so you can live large in the tiny home you always dreamed about!

Best Container Home Builders in Dallas-Fort Worth: 2020 Edition

We found the top container home builders in Dallas-Fort Worth so you can start your journey to homeownership today.

Best Container Home Builders in Houston: 2020 Edition

We’ve compiled a list of the top container home builders in Houston, TX, and narrowed it down to 6 award winners. Check out the full list.

Best Tiny Home Builders in Dallas-Fort Worth: 2020 Edition

We found the top tiny home builders in Dallas-Fort Worth so you can live large in the tiny home you always dreamed about!

Best Tiny Home Builders in Georgia

We found the top tiny home builders in Georgia so you can build small and go home!

Best Tiny Home Builders in Portland: 2020 Edition

NewHomeSource has compiled a list of the top tiny house builders in Portland so you can live large in the tiny home of your dreams.

Best Tiny Home Builders in Fresno: 2020 Edition

NewHomeSource has compiled a list of the top tiny home builders in Fresno to make your journey to homeownership as easy as possible.

What You Need to Know About Accessory Dwelling Units

We have the information you need to know about adding an accessory dwelling unit to your property, so you can embrace multi-gen living, have extra space, or build an income suite.

Most Recent Articles

Top Master Planned Communities near San Antonio

Moving to the San Antonio, Texas area? Check out these master planned communities that are ready to welcome you home!

First-Time Homebuyer Programs in Wisconsin

Are you a first-time homebuyer ready to call Wisconsin home? Between state and local homeownership assistance programs, first-time homebuyers across the Badger State have a series of options to help them with their big purchase.

Top Master Planned Communities Near Raleigh, NC

If you’re moving to Raleigh, there are plenty of master planned communities to choose from. Here are our favorites.

10 Popular Master Planned Communities in Phoenix

Moving to Phoenix? Check out our list of 10 popular master planned communities in the surrounding area.

Top 10 Safest Cities in New Hampshire

When it comes to choosing a place to live, community safety is a major factor. That’s why NewHomeSource is highlighting the safest cities for each state in our new series “Safest Cities in America.” Let’s review the 10 safest cities and towns in New Hampshire.

First-Time Homebuyer Programs in Virginia

Are you a first-time homebuyer ready to settle down in Virginia? Here are local and statewide first-time homebuyer programs that can provide financial assistance toward your dream home.

Best Lighting for Your Home Office

What kind of lighting options should you or your builder install in the home office? Read our comprehensive guide to explore each option.

Top Master Planned Communities near Charlotte, NC

Looking to move to the Charlotte, North Carolina area? Here are the popular master planned communities that should be on your short list.