Category Archives: House Hunting

Canadian Lumber Tariff…What Does it Mean for Home Building?

The Canadian Lumber Tariff will play an extensive role in the price inflation of building a new home. Recently, the United States, through the Trump Administration, has put a 3%-24% tariff on Canada’s soft lumber trade. What exactly does this … Continue reading

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5 Tips for the First-Time Home Buyer

We all know that buying a home is not an easy process. That’s why Cypress Homes is here to help! Getting some help when buying your first home is a great idea. These five tips will help you out when … Continue reading

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4 Things To Do Before You Build Your New Home

If you are considering building a new home, there are several things you should do before you make this huge commitment. Listed below are 4 of the top ways to prepare to build your new home! 1. Learn the Home … Continue reading

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Curb Appeal: The Many Faces of a Floor Plan

The first impression most people have of a home is its appearance from the street, often referred to as the home’s “curb appeal.” When building a new home, the homeowner is able to more easily tailor the home’s curb appeal to … Continue reading

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Location, Location, Location… Choosing Where to Live and Why It Matters

As the saying goes, the three most important factors in the desirability of a property are “location, location, location.”  This saying really does hold a lot of truth.  Just think, when you are searching for a new home one of … Continue reading

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Fox Cities Parade of Homes is here!

Come on out this weekend and check out some beautiful new construction homes in the Fox Valley area. Cypress Homes has two parade homes this year, #16 – a 3 Bedroom, 2 ½ Bath, 2,461 square foot single family home. … Continue reading

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Winter Parade of Homes

It’s that time of year again when the Valley Home Builders Association holds its Winter Parade of Homes. This year’s parade will feature 43 different homes; two of which are built by Cypress Homes.  Thirty-five are new construction homes, four … Continue reading

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