Buying a New Home in Simpsonville, SC
October 30, 2020
At Cothran Homes, we believe that your house is so much more than a collection of rooms — it’s your place in the world. It’s where you always feel comfortable and secure, no matter what’s going on outside. Whether you’re driving home from work or returning from a trip, you deserve to come back to a place that reflects your personal style inside and out, and most importantly, is built to your standards of convenience and efficiency. That’s why we build our brand new homes at The Retreat in Simpsonville, SC as if we were building them for our own families. Expertly designed with our exclusive Living IQ features, including intelligent design, cutting-edge technology, and enhanced health, you can be sure that one of our comfortable living spaces at The Retreat will be the place that you and your family can rely on; today, tomorrow, and down the line.Our Unique Home Building Process
It goes without saying our entire building process is designed to be easy and enjoyable. Our knowledgeable and caring team will be with you every step of the way, so that you always feel confident and informed about what’s to come. When you choose Cothran Homes to build your new living space, we don’t take the opportunity for granted — we’re grateful for your trust in our team, and we stop at nothing to guarantee a smooth road to move-in day. Design Selection: You will have a private appointment in our studio to review all the design enhancements available to customize your home. Our designer will help guide you to your dream finishes and explain the details of all the choices available. A Proper Foundation: The first stage of construction is prepping the homesite and getting it ready to build. Once the site is ready and permits are back, it’s time to get the foundation in. Framing: Framing takes 10 to 20 days depending on the size and complexity of your home. For safety, it’s important to stay off the construction site and out of the home at this phase. Rough-Ins: Once framing is complete, we’ll do a framing checklist and make sure your home is ready for plumbing, HVAC, and electrical rough-ins. Essentially, everything that’s behind the walls. When the rough-ins are complete, your home will be inspected once more before insulation and drywall are installed. Carpentry: After hanging and sanding of the drywall is finished, your cabinets will be set. The trim carpenter will set all doors and trim your home to specifications. Painting: Your house will really start to look like a home now, so we’ll get some paint on the walls! Around this time, we like to get the driveway poured as well. Plumbing & HVAC: The plumber, HVAC, and electrical contractors will return to finish up their installations. Plumbing, HVAC equipment, appliances, switches, and outlets will be installed, and lights will be hung. Flooring: Some flooring will need to be installed before now, and some will need to be installed after, depending on your selections. Quality Inspection List: Your home will be close to completion! We’ll go through and make our quality control list to get it ready for move-in. Orientation: Once we get your home complete, we’ll conduct our Homeowner Orientation. We’ll walk you through your home and review all systems with you, and go through any items that you would like addressed. TIME TO MOVE IN: Your home is now ready to be closed and for you to move in!Brand New Homes in Simpsonville, SC
We know that no two homeowners are alike, which is why we offer a variety of 1- and 2-story single-family floor plans at The Retreat for you to choose from. We’ll help you select a home, ranging from 3 to 4 bathrooms, 2 to 3 bathrooms, and 1,900 to 2,750 square feet, that fits your wants and needs perfectly. Whichever home you choose, you can be sure it’s designed with modern features that embrace and enhance every part of your daily routine. If you love to entertain family and friends, an open-concept living area with a pristine kitchen, a dining room, and a large living room or family room will be your favorite place to come together, whether for a holiday celebration or a family movie night. With a spacious owner’s suite, complete with a spa-like bathroom with a walk-in shower, dual vanities, and a large walk-in closet, you can relax and unwind at any point in the day. (Several of our floor plans also include a luxurious soaking tub for added relaxation!) Not to mention, if you’ve been wanting a private room for a home office, gym or yoga studio, or hobby room, several floor plans offer a flexible study that can be used however you wish. Best of all, with an outdoor room, patio, or optional covered porch (and a low-maintenance exterior and no-maintenance yard!) you’ll be able to sit back, relax, and enjoy the beauty of the seasons year-round. From morning coffee with a side of fresh air to dinner al fresco with your friends, your outdoor area is your own private oasis to connect with nature from the comfort of your home.What To Do in Simpsonville, SC
Some days, you want to open your front door, take a breath of fresh air, and simply enjoy the comfort of a quiet, private neighborhood. Other days, you want to experience fun, exciting excursions downtown (but with none of the traffic, congestion, and long wait times, of course). Who says you can’t have the best of both worlds? When you choose a home at The Retreat in Simpsonville, just minutes from I-385, you get to enjoy a scenic, safe neighborhood that’s close to shopping, dining, and outdoor recreation in town and nearby cities like Greenville. If you’re ready to trade in the high prices and crowds of a large city for friendly local spots, open-air, and scenic parks and trails, Simpsonville is the ideal place to call your hometown.Build a New Home in Simpsonville, SC
When you choose to build a new home in Simpsonville, you aren’t just choosing a beautiful house with beautiful surroundings — you’re choosing peace of mind for today, tomorrow, and every day after that. In an expertly designed living space, built with today’s first-rate features that make your life easier and more convenient every day, you can enjoy your time the way you want to. And of course, with our Cothran Homes team by your side, you can be sure that your experience building your place in the world will be just as enjoyable as living in it. If you’re ready to move into a brand new home in Simpsonville, all of us at Cothran Homes can’t wait to help make your ideal lifestyle a reality! For more information, please contact us at 864-318-9349.