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Building new with the current price of materials sounds risky. -- RH

Yeah, high prices. But I wouldn't act as general contractor. Been there, done that, painful. Contract with a big builder (with the current high prices). Yeah, high priced home, but you get what you want and all housing prices will reflect the cost of the new homes anyway. Unless they need work.

Except for one brief instance, we've always moved into a new home that we either contracted or acted as GC. Current one is now three years old or so.

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