Author Archive: jhostetler

Building Your Dream Home: Choosing the Perfect Builder Before Design Begins

Building a custom home is one of the most exciting, and potentially stressful, ventures you will ever embark upon.  The most important decision you’ll make during this process is selecting the right builder for you.  A trustworthy and professional builder will not only ensure the construction of a high-quality home designed just for you, but […] Read More »

From Concept to Creation: Navigating the Timeline of Building Your Dream Home with a Custom Home Builder

Building a custom home is an exciting and rewarding experience. It is also a complex process that requires careful planning, communication, and collaboration between the builder, the homeowner and other professionals involved in the project.  If you are considering a new custom-built home for your future, you will want to have a realistic view of […] Read More »

Location, Location, Location:  Why Choosing the Right Lot is Critical for Your New Custom Home Build

At Hostetler Family Homes, we believe one of the most important decisions you will make is choosing the location for your new custom home. The location you choose will have a significant impact on your lifestyle, your home’s value, and your long-term satisfaction with your investment. That’s why it’s essential to take a systematic approach […] Read More »

Designing for the Future: The Advantages of Building a Multi-Generational Home.

In recent years, there has been a notable increase in the popularity of custom-built multi-generational homes and homes with in-law suites. According to a study by the National Association of Home Builders, around 18% of homebuyers in 2020 were looking for a home that could accommodate multiple generations. This represents a significant increase from 2012, […] Read More »

Strong Foundations – 2019 Parade Home, Jackson Township, Ohio

This is an exciting week for Hostetler Family Homes. After a month of pre-construction activities (home design and specifications, quotes & estimates, scheduling, permits, etc.), we are finally beginning construction on our Parade home at 9023 Clubview Street NW in Jackson Township.  It may seem odd that, after all these years and hundreds of projects completed, we still get excited when starting a new home, but we absolutely do. This is a time to celebrate new beginnings, to dream big – our opportunity to create something unique, beautiful and enduring for a family to enjoy for decades to come. Read More »


6 Things You Must Know Before Designing a New Home

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