Frequently Asked Questions

Budget / Pricing

Backed by a comprehensive quoting process, AR Homes® independently owned and operated building companies can efficiently price a customer’s entire home, including detailed descriptions of all items down to the model number of the door handles. Customers are given fully transparent pricing without secret allowances or hidden surprises, aiding to streamline the building process, and bring customers peace of mind.

Design / Customization / Floor Plan

Searching for the right design and builder may seem a daunting task at first, but AR Homes® has simplified the process. Customers can find inspiration online at ARHomes.com and browse hundreds of floor plan designs along with 3D visualizations and model tours. The website provides in-depth information about AR Homes® independently owned and operated building companies, allowing customers to explore open models and search for a home design based on several factors, including building location, square footage, layout, features, and more.

With dozens of fully furnished model homes open daily, customers can experience first-hand the innovative design, floor plan functionality, quality of workmanship, and attention to detail that the AR Homes® brand is known for delivering. With numerous residential and interior design styles to explore, customers can start to envision the finer details of their own custom home.

Once a customer is ready to move forward with their selected AR Homes® building company, they can start to customize the details of their home. Whether they’ve chosen from the extensive AR Homes® collection of award-winning designs to serve as a foundation or opted to start their new floor plan from scratch, the residential design team will create a personalized floor plan in a matter of days. From combining elements from multiple floor plans to developing one-of-a-kind features, the possibilities are endless.

Homesite / Lot / Land

The team at AR Homes® is happy to assist in finding the ideal property or community in which to build your new home. Our network of independent local builders boasts unmatched area expertise in addition to established relationships with a wide array of real estate professionals, helping you find the perfect piece of land to suit your needs.

Construction / Timeline

No two custom home are completely alike, leading to varying construction timelines per project. Custom homes often take longer to build than spec homes, as they contain unique floor plan designs with more intricacies and custom products. As the process includes design customization, site permitting and preparation, plus construction time, there are many factors to consider. However, once you’ve determined your custom home design, features, finishes, and homesite, AR Homes® independently owned and operated building companies will provide up-to-date schedules with utmost transparency, giving you a more accurate final construction timeline.

Custom / Why Build Custom?

There are numerous advantages to building a custom home, starting with the wide array of personalization options at your fingertips. Whether you’re looking for a specific floor plan configuration, desire more distinctive materials or finishes, or want to maximize the views of your lot, the design professionals at AR Homes® can adapt one of our award-winning home designs or completely start from scratch.

By creating a custom home that is designed for your lifestyle, you’ll know exactly what you’re getting from the onset with no hidden surprises. The process will take you through every major decision, from the orientation of your kitchen to the stone finish of your outdoor living space, and everything in between. You can ensure your space is the right balance of beauty and functionality with every nuance considered with your lifestyle in mind.

AR Homes® Difference / Why AR Homes?

With a reputation for impeccable design, inspired customization options, and unparalleled customer service, AR Homes® has been the leading choice for thousands of discerning homebuyers for over 40 years. From our award-winning collection of floor plan designs to our stunning model homes and Personalized Floor Plans, we’ve refined a process that allows customers to efficiently design and build a home that is functional, beautiful, and customized in every way desired. AR Homes® takes great pride in its leading partnerships, aligning with the finest brands in the business to ensure exceptional craftsmanship, cost effectiveness, and preferred access to leading building products. From the moment a customer begins to visualize their new home to the day they’re handed their new keys, AR Homes® provides an exceptional new-home experience.