By Carrier Wins 4 HOBI Awards in 2017

  • November 14, 2017
  • News

The Carrier family is excited to announce we have been awarded four Home Building Industry Awards honors! Every year, the Home Builders & Remodelers Association (HBRA) of Connecticut recognizes exceptional companies in residential construction with the HOBI Awards. In 2017, By Carrier received: Best Hartford County Townhouse for Harvest Village, Newington Best Clubhouse for The Meeting House at The Yorkshire,…

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Homeownership Correlates with Financial Well-Being

It’s cliché to say that money can’t buy happiness. Yet, as a Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) survey indicates, having the financial stability to easily afford a home can improve your well-being. Details of the Study The “National Financial Well-Being Survey” looked at adults nationwide to measure their satisfaction and stability. It examined their characteristics related to household and family,…

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3 Common Concerns About Custom Homes

In the process of designing a custom home, you might work with an architect to draw up plans and a builder to execute them, find land and apply for a loan, all before the foundation is set. While you believe you’ll be getting the home of your dreams, all parties involved often have common concerns. The Time Involved Creating a…

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How Much House Do You Actually Need?

According to U.S. Census figures, the average size of an American home has doubled since the 1950s. Between 1973 and 2012, square feet went up by 62.6 percent, reaching a peak of 2,480 square feet in 2011. While consumers demand larger properties, many features are luxurious by mid-century standards. For instance, four-car garages, mancaves, walk-in closets and guest suites. Common…

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