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How to Choose a Custom Home Builder in the Comox Valley?

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Mike Holmes, is well known to Canadians for his “Make it Right” approach to home construction. On his website, he talks about how to choose a custom home builder that is right for you. Our team at Coastal Custom Homes shares the same values that Mike Holmes has developed over his career. 1. We work with you directly and answer questions thoroughly. We care about the vision that you have for your new custom home and we are here to help you achieve that goal. It is our job to answer all of your questions before, during and after your…

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Higher Energy Efficiency = Lower Monthly Costs

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Coastal Custom Homes is proud of the energy efficiency we achieve in all of our new homes, exceeding the City of Courtenay’s Step Code 3 requirements. We recently completed construction on a new home that achieved Step 5 certification. Why is this important to the new home buyer? Let’s start with an explanation of the BC Energy Step Code. What is the BC Energy Step Code? In April 2017, the Province of BC adopted the BC Energy Step Code as a regulation that charts a course to ensure all new construction in the province is “net-zero energy ready” by 2032….

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Home Features Buyers Want Most

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Today’s home buyers are seeking an open concept home design that is easy to maintain, helps them stay organized, and fits their lifestyle for 2021 and into the future. They also have a desire for additional space, privacy and energy efficiency. The Home Buyers Survey 2021, a poll conducted by online brokerage firm ZOLO, revealed home buyers’ needs and wants and how their focus has shifted during the pandemic. Despite health restrictions imposed by the pandemic, home buyers have shifted their priorities and have continued to buy new homes at a record pace. What features do home buyers want the…

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New Two-Storey Walk Out Home + 5 Bedrooms 3 Baths + 1 Bedroom Suite

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Is this the year that you and your family are thinking of moving into a new home? The past year has changed what we need in our homes. The need to work, study and even exercise from home have all changed the way we utilize our space every day. At Coastal Custom Homes, we are adjusting to the changing needs of families by building new homes that suit the lifestyle of our clients both today and into the future.  3366 Marygrove Drive, Lot 13, Phase 3A at The Ridge Welcome Home! This new custom floor plan from our design team…

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Design/Build New Home at The Ridge in Courtenay, BC

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Choose Coastal Custom Homes to design and build your new custom home in Courtenay, BC and you’ll get one-on-one service from the very beginning of the process. Owner Dean Vershuur will guide you all the way from the initial sketches and blueprints through the day-to-day construction of your new home. All aspects of the custom home building process will be led by our experienced team of Red Seal Carpenters. Design We design original homes for each client and provide the owner with a comfortable, functional and energy efficient home that is beautiful inside and out. We have the expertise, the…

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New Home Construction in Courtenay, BC

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Buy a new home directly from us and lock in your possession date on our newest two-storey home in Courtenay, BC. We are really excited about building this home on Marygrove Drive as it offers many options for the lucky family who will move into it. This home has 5 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, and lots of recreational, hobby and flex space on both floors.  There are many reasons to consider buying a new home directly from the builder. Benefits of Buying a New House from Coastal Custom Homes Customization – you have the option of customizing this home with your…

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New Custom Homes in Courtenay on Vancouver Island

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We are excited to announce that we are now accepting reservations for building new custom homes on lots that we have reserved at The Ridge in Courtenay, B.C.  You can choose from a selection of six lots, some of which feature mountain and ocean views. These new homes will be located in the desirable Comox Valley region on Vancouver Island. The Comox Valley is known for its spectacular mountain, river and ocean views and for its outdoor recreation options, which can be enjoyed 365 days a year.  When living at The Ridge in Courtenay, residents are just minutes from shopping,…

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A Christmas Wish for a New Custom Home in 2021

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A Christmas wish for you and your family may be a new home, and possibly even a new community in 2021. If this is true for you, now is the time to start thinking about the new year. Imagine spending the holiday season next year in your new, custom home built by Coastal Custom Homes.  Create your own wish list for your new custom home by considering some of the hottest new trends for 2021. Home offices and study rooms are a “must have” for those working and learning from home. These rooms can cater to everyone in the family…

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New Home + Secondary/In-Law Suite in Courtenay, BC

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A home with a legal secondary/in-law suite is becoming a popular choice in Courtenay on Vancouver Island. Having a suite within the home provides options for the homeowner. A separate private living space with its own entrance provides privacy for all additional family members.  Or, the suite can be rented to generate additional income, making it easier for buyers to qualify for a larger mortgage if necessary. Due to the fact that we had so much interest in our last home that contained a secondary suite, we are building another new home with a suite located at 3370 Marygrove Drive…

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Testimonial From a Happy Home Owner

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It means the world to us when we receive a testimonial from one of our homeowners. This is the case with the Grant family who moved from the Mainland to the Vancouver Island community of Courtenay in 2019. Here are some kind words about their experience of living in a Coastal Custom Home: “When it came time for us to purchase a house over here in the Comox Valley, we had a two-day window where my girls were with me. So I set up with the realtor a tour of what I wanted and the areas in which I was…

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