Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost to build a home?

ANSWER: Live Oak offers our preselected turnkey homes at a starting price point of $175,000. These houses are all turnkey and include all aspects of the homebuild with the exception of the land. Keep in mind that for our fully customized homes the price varies according to your specific wants and needs.

How long does it take to build a home?

ANSWER: Once we break ground, the average home building time can take as little as 16 weeks depending on the size, features, and customization of the home.

Do I have to own my own land?

ANSWER: Live Oak Home Builders has a portfolio of land in Wicomico, Sussex County, and surrounding areas available to build on at your disposal. However, we will happily build on your land if that is preferred.

What about financing?

ANSWER: If you already have financing lined up with a financial institution that you currently work with, Live Oak will happily work along with your lender. If you do not, we work with multiple financing partners that best fit your needs. Some lenders we work with can even assist you with 100% construction financing.

Do I need a realtor?

ANSWER: No, you do not need to have a realtor to start the home building process. Live Oak works directly with you every step of the way. However, if you are currently working with a realtor, Live Oak will be happy to coordinate with them.

Do you offer a warranty on your homes?

ANSWER: Live Oak is proud to offer a FULL ONE YEAR WARRANTY on every piece of your new home. On top of our warranty, many of our suppliers and products come with an additional warranty. (For example – Roof/Shingles: 50-year warranty; Siding: lifetime warranty; HVAC: 5-year warranty; etc)