Are you searching for a tear-down lot in Arlington, McLean, Bethesda, Chevy Chase, Falls Church or NWDC?

Watch this video case study of how we just put under a contract a 14,000 square foot premium tear-down lot in the Langley HS/Cooper MS/Churchill ES cluster.

This property was never on the public market and we were able to get this property at a “wholesale” price with zero competition.

If you’d like to learn how you can buy prime building lots in Arlington, Bethesda, McLean, Chevy Chase, NWDC & Falls Church without competing, I’m happy to jump on a 30 minute call and show you how. Just schedule your New Home Strategy Call here:

Or you can call 301-370-6463 to learn how you can access our large private acquisitions list before the competition does!

Hard-hat tour of new home under construction in McLean:


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Take a video tour of this award winning new home

This new home was built in McLean Virginia.
Looking for teardown lots in Bethesda, McLean, Chevy Chase, Arlington to build your dream home on, but don’t see anything on the internet real
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We have a large list of prime building lots in McLean, Arlington, Falls Church, Bethesda, Chevy Chase, Potomac and Washington DC.
To find out how you can access our inventory or discuss our custom design home process call 301-370-6463.

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Here are some of our favorite resources for new home building:

Division 1 – Structural Engineers

Hacopian Enterprises, Inc
Sam Hacopian
301 983-4931

Division 1 – Land Surveyor

Land Engineering, plc
Lloyd A. Ntuk

Division 2- Landscape Subcontractor

Clearwater Landscape & Nursery
Doug Goetze

Division 3 – Concrete Subcontractor

JSC Concrete Construction, Inc.
John Cerqueria

Poolesville Concrete Company Inc.

Village Concrete
Harjit Chawla

Division 4- Flagstone & Brick Supplier

Potomac Valley Brick and Supply Co.
Roland King
301 309-9600

Division 4 – Flagstone & Brick Subcontractor

Pereira Construction, LLC
John Pereira

J. Sanchez Masonry, Inc.
Amilcar Sanchez
240 899-9443

Division 5 – Ornamental Railing Subcontractor

Beltway Iron Company, Inc.
Rob Herr

Reliable Rails, Inc.
Lawrence Giles

Division 6 – Lumber Supplier

Barrons Lumber
Valerie Mercier
301 948-6600

Division 6 – Lumber, Cornice & Trim Subcontractor

TW Perry
Tim Giles

Homestead Building Systems, Inc.
Matt Danner

Construction Services and Supply
Todd Wood; John Steinbruck

Division 6 – Granite and Corian Supplier

Designer Surfaces Unlimited, Inc.
Jeannie Russell

E & C Marble & Granite, Inc.
Evelyn Carter

Division 7 – Roofing Supplier

The Roof Center
Mike Tansey
301 948-6066

Division 7 – Roofing Subcontractor

Topper Construction
Dave Rentschler

SBL Enterprise, Inc.
Rose Ferraro

Division 7 – Siding Subcontractor

Washington Building Contractors, Inc.
David Lee

Topper Construction
Dave Rentschler

Division 7 – Insulation Subcontractor

Devere Insulation
Michelle Griffit

G & B Insulation Company
Greg Fulcher

Division 8 – Exterior Doors & Windows Supplier

Builders Window & Door
Al Landaman

Division 8 – Garage Doors

Fred C. Johnson Company, Inc.
Bob Swigert

Division 9 – Painting Subcontractor

Angel’s Painting
Jose Moreno

V.R. Painting, Inc.
Remus Vlad

Division 9 – Drywall Subcontractor
Total Drywall
Jimmy Kraft

Division 9 – Ceramic Tile & Hardwood Flooring Supplier & Subcontractor

Builders Floor Service, Inc.
Greg Stone
703-569-6000 x605

Division 9 – Ceramic Tile Supplier

Mosaic Tile Company
Michael Lowden

Division 9 – Carpet Subcontractor
Atlas Flooring
Bill Skowron

Division 10 – Shower Door Subcontractor

The Shower Door King
Al Burch

Glass and More, Inc.
Spencer Spencer

Division 10 – Mirrors Subcontractor

B & K Distributors, Inc.
Keith Harrington

Division 10 – Door Hardware Subcontractor

B & K Distributors, Inc.
Keith Harrington

Taylor Security & Lock Company, Inc.
Adam Bernick

Division 10 – Fireplace Subcontractor

Fireplace Solutions
Kurt Bromwell

Division 11 – Appliances Supplier

Appliance Builders Wholesalers
Lori Horwitz

Division 15 – Plumbing Fixtures

Ferguson Enterprises, Inc
Ashli Holmes
301 424-1393

Paul Murray

Union Hardware, Inc.
Alex Abarca

Division 15 – Plumbing Subcontractor

PC Godaire, Inc.
Tim Godaire

Robert A. Tull, Inc.
Tony Tull
301 948 2490

All Around Plumbing, Inc.
Brenden Madden

Division 15 – HVAC Subcontractor

WH Metcalfe & Sons, Inc.
John Burke

SCW, Inc.
Tom Le

Jama Heating & Cooling, Inc.
Jose Mendez

Division 15 – Fire Protection Subcontractor

Fire Tech
Dee Jayasuriya

Division 16 – Electrical Fixtures

Dominion Electric Supply Company, Inc.
Oscar Moreno
301 470-2121

Rexel (formerly Branch Electric)
Mike Case

Division 16 – Electrical Subcontractor

Lapole Electric, Inc.
Gary Lapole

Hawkins Electric Service, Inc.
Tom Mailin

Contact offices

Montgomery County- City Of Rockville
Planning and Zoning Division
Department of Community Planning and Development Services

Montgomery County – City Of Rockville
Department of Transportation
Ronald Vaughn

Montgomery County – City Of Rockville
Department of Park & Planning
Steve Smith

County Of Fairfax, VA
Department of Planning & Zoning
Lisa Feibelman

County Of Fairfax, VA
Community Development & Planning
David Hudson, Director
Phone: 703.385.7820

County Of Fairfax, VA
Parks & Recreation
Micheal McCarty
Phone: 703.385.7858

City of Falls Church, VA
Departmen of Development Services – Zoning Division
John Boyle, Zoning Administrator

City of Falls Church, VA
Departmen of Planning
Debra Gee

City of Falls Church, VA
Departmen of Transportation
Wendy Sanford

City of Falls Church, VA
Departmen of Parks & Recreation
Lisa Reed

Sandy Spring Bank
Jeff Nelson 301-706-4660
Construction Loans

Suntrust Bank

Modular, prefab, stick, panel, these are all just different methods of construction.
And there are pluses and minuses with each.

For instance, on an addition or a renovation to an existing home, usually, the only
choice that makes any sense is to stick frame.

But when it comes to a new home, stick framing the entire home is probably not
the best option. Stick framing is probably a favorite method of most small builder.
But it has a lot of limitations when it comes to quality.

Watch these videos to see why (future posts will go over pros and
cons of modular and prefab methods):

Watch Part 1 here

Watch Part 2 here

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Check out other new home McLean building lots:


1. 1730 Barbee Street
2. 1623 Macon Street
3. 6137 Farver Road
4. 1629 Wrightson Drive
5. 6627 Ivy Hill Drive

Tour our Madison sales model home in Bethesda

With owning a home affordability getting better and home mortgage rates still near historic lows, the timing could be perfect for buying a new home. And in this relatively flat market or marginally up (at least inside the Washington DC beltway – Bethesda, Chevy Chase, McLean, Arlington, Falls Church – specifically) market, there are many options to consider. But before you start contemplating about the home style and number of bedrooms, here’s a real quick overview of some segments of the Maryland, Virginia Washington DC housing market.

1. “Resale” homes probably represent the biggest percentage of the market. Built years, or even decades ago, these homes were designed and built to reflect the requirements and the tastes of previous owners. They may be outfitted with outdated fixtures and technologies, and have poor construction. Buyers of these homes often fall in love with them for their character, their location or their “good-enough” fit with their needs, and accept the necessity of investing additional time and resources in remodeling and rebuilding.

2. “Spec” homes are built based on the speculation that a buyer can be found during or shortly after construction. These new homes may be designed with up-to-date floor plans and features to fit current preferences. When acquired before completion, a buyer may be able to select some finishing touches. But this type of home construction may also be designed to minimize cost and get the largest proceeds for the home builder, potentially leaving homeowners with less than the best materials and designs that are not as contemporary.

3.“Custom” homes are built according to the buyer’s specifications, usually on land they already own. While this type of new home construction embodies only ten percent of the market, it gives the homeowner the most control. Working with an “on your lot” custom home builder, the buyer determines all facets of home construction—from site selection to the home’s style, size and floor plan, types of windows and doors, flooring and siding, and all the details—cabinets, lighting fixtures, drawer pulls, paint colors, etc.
While “on your lot” home builders are sometimes thought of as large home builders, they can also accommodate today’s trend towards “right-sizing”. These days a custom home builder may work on smaller homes starting around 1500 square feet. Benefits include keeping material and labor costs to a minimum (potentially in the low $250,000 range), and customizable floor plans.
In keeping with price sensitive and “green” lifestyles, another benefit of working closely with a new custom home builder is the opportunity to incorporate the latest energy- and resource-efficient products and trends. Per the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB), “Today’s homes are built twice as energy efficient as new homes a generation ago, making them more affordable (” The latest in energy-efficient materials¹ include windows with low-emittance (low-E) glass coatings, upgraded insulation, high efficiency HVAC systems, geo-thermal HVAC systems (check this new home in Falls Church with Geo Thermal ) house wraps and tight construction.
Federal tax credits for Consumer Energy Efficiency² may also be available for new home construction, covering 30% of the cost of materials and labor for systems such as geothermal heat pumps, solar water heaters, solar panels and residential fuel cells. Note that in order to qualify, these systems must be placed in service before the end of 2016.An added bonus for those considering purchases of custom homes—”Current costs ( of building a new home are relatively low,”—according to Jason Dickens, president of the Athens Area Homebuilders Association. 2009 lumber and other material prices have dropped considerably when compared to 2005. “Right now is a very good time to build a house.”
Also, if you’d like to delve into modular home design and construction or prefabricated home building techniques, let us know. We have a new home line of semi-custom homes coming out in 2011.
So, while the acquisition of an existing “resale” or “spec” home will more than likely involve trade-offs, a custom home is a good option that offers real value in function, design and satisfaction—and the fulfillment of owning the home of your dreams.

Want to be a quick 5 blocks from Safeway and Arlington neighborhood shopping?

Then you’ll need to hurry because this will not last long!

You can be in this new home (home to be built) for $1.1M:

New Home Coming to Arlington For Sale

New Home Plan For Sale on Lot in Downtown Arlington

Home for sale in Arlington

Floor Plan of New Home With First Floor Master Suite in Arlington

This home will have optional solar panels on the roof and optional
geo-thermal heating and cooling system. The ceiling height will be 9 foot
and the floor will be 3 inch oak finished on site. Woodmode cabinets
and built-ins are included in the kitchen and the bathrooms.

This new property for sale in Arlington Virginia is in the Yorktown High School district.
Call 301-370-6463.

This new home in N. Arlington is almost complete. Take a look at some of the new home details:

The Brookhaven Model Home Plan is nearly complete

Another great new home plan is almost complete in Arlington Virginia

Take a look at some of the inside finishes as the new home nears completion

Brookhaven Luxury kitchen cabinets

We use Brookhaven Cabinets made by WoodMode

New Home 2nd floor landing

Skylights, windows and an extra wide 2nd floor hall

Built-ins and a 2 sided stone fireplace

Lots of Nice design focal points – 2 sided stone fireplace with flanking WoodMode builtins