Does your builder stack up?

Online research helps avoid red flags

The premier event for luxury agents and brokers
Luxury Connect | Oct. 16-18 | Beverly Hills

In case you hadn’t noticed, we live in uncertain times.

For homeowners who are in the enviable position of being financially confident enough to build a custom home or undertake a major remodeling project — and they’re still out there — the economy has nonetheless manufactured an additional layer of anxiety: Setting aside concerns about construction competence, the question of the hour is whether the builder/contractor of choice is financially able to see a project through to completion.