#10. A brand-new home is one of the easiest ways for first time homebuyers to get onto the property ladder and start generating substantial equity.
#9. New homes come with warranties on mechanical systems and appliances.
#8. New homes feature better systems and adhere to today’s stricter building codes and standards.
#7. There’s nothing like owning something new that has up to date design elements and features that you choose.
#6. Brand-new homes are less expensive to maintain than older homes.
#5. New homes are wired for today’s technology, including state of the art security systems and audio visual.
#4. Buyers in newer communities often find they make new friends quickly and newer neighborhoods frequently have newer, more sought after schools.
#3. Indoor air quality is superior, thanks to advances in heating and air conditioning systems, better ventilation and tighter construction.
#2. More efficient equipment, better control of air infiltration, better insulation, improved windows and other components mean that new homes are significantly more energy efficient.
#1. Members of the West Texas Home Builders Association are working every day to make their new homes more durable, efficient and affordable. Overall, newly constructed homes are healthier, more comfortable, and more water and energy efficient.