Home Building Journal

Here’s some insight into our minds at Fairview- where we’re working daily to incorporate industry leading methods, materials, and design concepts to unique custom home projects in the mountains and on the lakes of the Carolinas. Our quest to stay at the leading edge of this industry never ceases, and we know you’ll see our love for what we do as we work together for your next project. So, here’s what’s new at Fairview Custom Homes!

Why are people moving to South Carolina?

Why are people moving to South Carolina?

According to Realtor.com and as reported by senior real estate contributor Brenda Richardson of Forbes, three South Carolina cities rank in the top 10 out-of-state home buying search destinations in 2019 Q2. Richardson points to lower overall tax burdens, strong job...

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Trend Shift Toward Contemporary Design

Trend Shift Toward Contemporary Design

At Fairview Custom Homes, we’ve seen a shifting trend toward contemporary design preferences with our customers, so I decided to have a discussion with a top local architect to figure out what this trend is all about! Scott Crichton of Architecture 224 is a leading...

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Fairview Wins 2019 Pinnacle Award for Best Logo

Fairview Wins 2019 Pinnacle Award for Best Logo

When Chris and Drew Hamblen set out to form their identity as a second-generation family business, designing a sharp logo that told the right story immediately followed the decision of the name itself: Fairview Custom Homes. The brothers wanted a clean and classy...

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Labor Availability in Today’s Market

Labor Availability in Today’s Market

It should come as no surprise that skilled labor is in high demand in the residential construction industry in the Carolinas in 2019. But what is driving that trend in recent years? Three main reasons continue to appear in construction journals, news stories, and...

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What Does it Cost to Build a Custom Home?

The wait is finally over and we’re thrilled to have Drew Hamblen back since he left home in 2003 for military training and service. He’s settled right in as Fairview CFO and looks forward to meeting you. In conjunction with adding Drew to the team, we are pleased to...

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Fairview Completes Beautiful Showcase Home

Without a doubt, the most talked about variable in custom housing is price. Widely considered to be the “standard real estate method,” the term most people use to start this discussion is cost per square foot. Sales executives use it, friends and neighbors use it, and...

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Confidence From Afar

There’s energy in the air! In conjunction with the grand opening of the Gary Player Signature golf course in Mountain Park, Fairview is thrilled to announce completion of our beautiful model home in Mountain Park. Located on Highridge Parkway just inside the main...

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Apples to Apples

It’s no secret that building a home is one of life’s many stressful mountains to climb, even despite the wonderful downhill ride that is seeing one’s dreams come to fruition. Add to this the challenge of building a home in another state, and the challenge can often...

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