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Play It Safe by Building a New Home

Posted by John Holahan on Nov 20, 2018 7:00:00 AM

Any investment you make comes with a certain amount of risk. Obviously, if you can minimize your risk (and maximize your return) you’re ahead of the game. How does that work when it comes to buying a home? For most of us, that’s still the single largest purchase/investment we make. Are you better off buying an existing home? Or do you play it safe by building a new home?

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Topics: Building a New Home in the Poconos, Poconos New Homes, New Homes in the Poconos, Poconos Home Builders

10 Amazing Photos of Homes in the Poconos

Posted by John Holahan on Dec 1, 2017 7:00:00 AM

What image comes to mind when you think of building a new home in the Poconos? For some, the area evokes memories of traditional, rustic, woodsy homes such as the one you see here. But what if you don't see yourself as a "log cabin" kind of family (although, to call this gorgeous home a "cabin" falls far short of the mark)? The good news is you'll find all kinds of home styles in the Poconos. Click here to check out the wide variety of styles and floor plans we offer at Liberty Homes.

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Topics: Poconos Homes, Poconos New Homes, Poconos Lifestyle, Poconos Living, Liberty Homes

What is the Cost of Building a Home in the Poconos?

Posted by John Holahan on Jul 7, 2017 9:04:00 AM

We’ve been building custom homes for more than 35 years, and without question, the one question we’ve probably been asked more than any other is, “What is it going to cost to build a home in the Poconos?” You know what? We really don’t mind that question at all! As a homeowner, you have to ask that question. It would be foolish not to do so.

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Topics: Poconos New Homes, Poconos Custom Homes, Poconos Custom Home Builder, Poconos New Home Cost, Poconos Custom Home Cost

Homebuilding 101

Posted by John Holahan on Jun 21, 2017 7:00:00 AM

Building a new home in the Poconos doesn’t happen overnight. And while you, as a homeowner, may never hoist a hammer or cut a board, you’re still involved in the process. There are some essentials that you’ll want to grasp that will make the process—and the decisions you make—a lot easier.  Let’s take a look at Homebuilding 101 for Poconos residents.

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Topics: Homebuilding 101, Home Building for Beginners, Building a Home in the Poconos, Poconos New Homes

Commuting from the Poconos – What Cities Are Accessible

Posted by John Holahan on Jun 14, 2017 7:00:00 AM

When most people think of life in the Poconos they think about a place where they can get away from it all and enjoy the adventures of living in a less urban area. There are times, however, when Poconos residents do need to get to surrounding towns and cities—for work, for visiting families, or for other reasons.  The good news is that you can get there from here . . . and to be honest, it doesn’t take all that long.

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Topics: Commuting in the Poconos, Living in the Poconos, Poconos Lifestyle, Poconos New Homes

Goldilocks and the Three Poconos Homes: Too Big, Too Small, Too Generic

Posted by John Holahan on Jun 20, 2016 7:00:00 AM

You can say what you want about Goldilocks; the girl knew what she wanted. She wouldn’t settle for porridge that was too hot or too cold, she wouldn’t sit in a chair that was too big or too small and she wouldn’t sleep in a bed that was too hard or too soft. She wanted things to be “just right!” 

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Topics: Poconos New Homes, Poconos Home Builders, Poconos custom homebuilders

Permanent Vacation: 9 Reasons Why You Should Live in the Poconos

Posted by John Holahan on Dec 18, 2014 8:39:00 AM

For many people living in the New York / New Jersey / Pennsylvania areas the Poconos are synonymous with vacation. But what if you had access to that vacation-like feel all year long? There’s so much to do in the region!

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Topics: Poconos New Homes, Pocono Mountains, Vacation Homes, Poconos Activities, Pocono Lots

Best Holiday Shopping Locations in the Poconos

Posted by John Holahan on Dec 13, 2014 8:04:00 AM

Whether you live in the Poconos full time, head there for the holidays, or are thinking about making a move to the mountains, this time of year is a great time to explore holiday shopping—and avoid the mall madness that so many of us associate with the season.

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Topics: Poconos New Homes, Shopping, Poconos Activities, Holiday Shopping, Poconos Shopping

3 Things You Need to Know Before Building a Home in the Poconos

Posted by John Holahan on Dec 9, 2014 10:06:00 AM

Maybe you’ve been considering building a new home in the Poconos for some time. But before you pick a floor plan or sign a contract there are three things you need to know. These three things are something that real estate agents have trumpeted for years: “Location, location, location!”

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Topics: Poconos New Homes, Building My Dream Home, Dream Home, Building A Dream Home, Poconos Custom Home Builder

How to Determine Which Room in Your New Poconos Home is the Most Important

Posted by John Holahan on Dec 3, 2014 12:52:26 PM

A lot of time and effort goes into thinking and planning before you even begin building your new home in the Poconos. A lot of that time will be spent thinking about how you want your home to look and feel. And while the exterior of your home may be the “face” of your home—it’s what’s inside that really matters.

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Topics: Poconos New Homes, Poconos Custom Homes, Liberty Homes of the Poconos, Poconos Floor Plans

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