Local Summer Fun

It’s Memorial Day weekend, which for Utahns means the beginning of summer! Most Salt Lake, Davis and Utah county schools have just one week of school left, while others throughout the state – along with all of the colleges and universities in the area – have already ended. Local outdoor pools, waterparks and splash pads have now opened and June marks the beginning of predictable warm weather through Labor Day and beyond.

Although popular summer destinations for locals include trips to Disneyland, Las Vegas and Lake Powell, there is so much to be done right in our own backyard! Here, we’ve compiled a list of over 30 things to do this summer for all interests and ages. Many of these activities ...

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Meet Emilie Knight

As a Real Estate Agent for the last 15 years, Emilie loves working with buyers and sellers. She focuses on helping buyers find the homes of their dreams, working late nights to help them select the perfect finishes for their homes. She can even help draw up changes to existing house plans, turning houses into the perfect homes.

When Emilie lists Utah homes, she walks you through each step of the selling process, helping you highlight the maximum value of your home.

Emilie is organized and loves everything that is pretty! She will help you create a beautiful, organized Utah home as well.

We asked Emilie what her favorite Tailor Built house plans are and she said the Poplin, Denim and Herringbone. We ...

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Utah’s Booming Real Estate Market

A new report shows that last year was a record breaking housing market for Salt Lake City, Utah, with prices and sales reaching historic levels.

The state’s rapidly growing population has created a housing shortage, according to Jim Wood, who is an economist and senior fellow at the University of Utah’s Kem C. Garner Policy Institute.

For the first time since the 1970s, the number of households in the State of Utah is greater than the number of housing units available. This means that the housing market has a high demand, but an inadequate supply of housing.

All three markets – existing homes, new construction and apartments – are all facing a shortage. Currently, new homebuilders have ...

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The Tailored Method

You’ve dreamed about building your own house for years. You spent hours visualizing the layout, agonizing over little details, creating the ideal home in your mind. So how do you get from imagining the perfect home to actually sleeping in your dream master bedroom and eating dinner in your custom kitchen? That’s where the Tailored Method comes in. The capable and friendly team at Tailor Built Homes knows how to take your dreams and make them reality with their proven tailored home building process.

The first step is to come in and meet with the design and architecture team. Tell us what you see when you daydream, describe the layout that best fits your needs, and let us help you fill ...

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Salt Lake housing market

If you are looking to buy a home in Salt Lake City, you’re not alone. The past year was an historical year for the housing market in Salt Lake. We hit record highs in several categories, with the number of home sales and median home price leading the list. Houses are also staying on the market for less time, about 25 fewer days than we’ve seen in the past. So if you are looking to buy a home in Salt Lake sometime soon, be aware that you’ll have plan well and act fast once you find your dream property

Several factors are contributing to the high demand for homes in Salt Lake, and in Utah in general. Currently demand is well ...

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Farmington Bungalows

Large lots. Stunning views. Convenient freeway access. These are just a few of the features you’ll enjoy while living in a Tailor Built Home at our Farmington Bungalows subdivision, nestled in the heart of Farmington’s Historical District.

Located at the base of the Wasatch Mountains, Farmington is known for its charming homes on tree-lined streets, and myriad of outdoor space and activities. Enjoy the great outdoors by visiting one of nearly a dozen parks, or exploring over 100 miles of hiking and biking trails! Farmington Canyon appeals to the outdoor adventurer, providing space for snowmobiling, picnicking, horseback riding, fishing and camping. Do you have a more urban lifestyle? Experience thrilling rides at Lagoon Amusement Park or world-class shopping and dining at ...

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