Secret doors!

Check out this neat video showing how a secret door was done under a staircase.

We’ve done a secret door and closet before as well — we can’t tell you which house, though!



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We just hit 500 fans on the Dreambuilder Facebook page!

Thanks to everyone who has provided their support over the past four and a half years, including our clients and friends.

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Average 30-year mortgage rate dips to 4.2%

WASHINGTON (AP) – May 16, 2014 – Average U.S. rates on fixed mortgages declined this week for a third straight week. The low rates could give a boost to the spring home-buying season, which has gotten off to a slow start.

Mortgage buyer Freddie Mac said Thursday that the average rate for a 30-year loan eased to 4.20 percent from 4.21 percent last week. The average for the 15-year mortgage fell to 3.29 percent from 3.32 percent.

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Dreambuilder 16: Coastal Style in Jacksonville Beach

Dreambuilder Custom Homes completed Dreambuilder 16 in late 2013, a custom-designed, 2600 SF  home for Roy and Colleen Cromer.  Located in Avalon, this beautiful cottage is just two blocks from the Atlantic Ocean in a new community of custom homes.

Having previously completed the house next door, Dreambuilder 15, Dreambuilder Custom Homes had the opportunity to show the Cromers that home.  “Shawn has an artistic eye and is meticulous in his attention to detail,” said Roy Cromer, which resulted in the Cromers hiring Dreambuilder to design and build their home.

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