Custom Home

Definition

  • A house that is built according to the specifications and drawings of an architect generally hired by the home owner.

Synonyms
one of a kind, suited, unusual, altered, tailored home, stylish

Related Terms and Acronyms

  • Built-ins Definition,
    • Items, such as appliances and cabinets, that are permanently attached to a building.
  • Custom Builder Definition,
    • A contractor that constructs or remodels houses based on plans submitted by the client.
  • Field Changes Definition,
    • Modifications made to a building on-site.
  • Pre-sold Home Definition,
    • A house that is sold prior to construction as opposed to a house built on spec.
  • Production Home Definition,
    • Homes that are mass produced as part of housing developments.
  • Schematic Designs Definition,
    • Structural plans for a building's mechanical systems, such as its plumbing and electrical functions.
  • Semi-custom Home Definition,
    • A house in which the buyer cannot alter the layout, but can specify amenities such as type of cabinets and floor coverings.
  • Speculation Builder Definition,
    • A developer that builds houses without a commitment from a purchaser.
  • Speculation Home Definition,
    • A house built before a buyer has been found, on the assumption that one will be found.
  • Starter Home Definition,
    • A dwelling that is relatively small and inexpensive and bought as a first home.
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