172017Oct
Leed Reference Guide for Building Design and Construction

Leed Reference Guide for Building Design and Construction

Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design LEED is an abbreviation of Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design. LEED is basically a rating system which has been devised by the United States Green Building Council or USGBC. This rating is carried out to evaluate the environmental performance of the building and also encourage the market transformation…

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62016Oct
Using 203k Loan to Purchase or Refinance Your House and Rehabilitate

Using 203k Loan to Purchase or Refinance Your House and Rehabilitate

You are ready to purchase your house, but it needs lots of repairs and updates. You are now ready to update your house or do the repairs that you gave been putting them off. In both of the above scenarios, you could use HUD 203k financing. Section 203(k) insurance enables homebuyers and homeowners to finance…

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32016Oct
Hiring Commercial Contractors to Perform Your project

Hiring Commercial Contractors to Perform Your project

Pine Tree Construction (PTC) is a family-owned and operated business for over 30 years in Utah and California. Our business is built upon honesty, integrity, and high-quality performance. For more than 30 years, PTC has helped owners bring their building dreams into reality. We not only deliver superior construction quality, but we put our clients…

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302016Sep
Installing Solar Panels on Your Roof for Your House

Installing Solar Panels on Your Roof for Your House

Solar panel refers to a panel designed to absorb the sun’s rays as a source of energy for generating electricity or heating. A photovoltaic (PV) module is a packaged, connect assembly of typically 6×10 solar cells. Solar Photovoltaic panels constitute the solar array of a photovoltaic system that generates and supplies solar electricity in commercial…

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252016Jun
Financing Your Remodeling Project by Using FHA Program

Financing Your Remodeling Project by Using FHA Program

Pine Tree Construction (PTC) is a family-owned and operated business for over 30 years in Utah and California. Our business is built upon honesty, integrity, and high-quality performance. For more than 30 years, PTC has helped owners bring their building dreams into reality. We not only deliver superior construction quality, but we put our clients…

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222016Jun

Finishing Your Basement Is A Great Way to Add Extra Space to Your Home

Pine Tree Construction (PTC) is a family-owned and operated business for over 30 years in Utah and California. Our business is built upon honesty, integrity, and high-quality performance. For more than 30 years, PTC has helped owners bring their building dreams into reality. We not only deliver superior construction quality, but we put our clients…

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162016Mar
Construction Loans and Construction Projects Financing

Construction Loans and Construction Projects Financing

Construction loans: Construction loans for new-built homes are either obtained by the homebuilder or prospective owner. Construction loans are typically short term with a maximum of one year, and have variable rates that move up and down with the prime rate. The rates on this type of loans are higher than rates on permanent mortgage…

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142016Mar
Using FHA Program Options and 203(k) Program for Financing Your Project

Using FHA Program Options and 203(k) Program for Financing Your Project

The U.S. Federal Housing Administration (FHA) was established in 1934 to improve housing conditions and ownership opportunities for Americans. Since that time, the FHA loan programs have been used to finance more homes. During the 1940’s, the FHA played a major role in housing our military as well as returning veterans and their families. In…

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