Frequently Asked Questions

We believe that quality is central to who we are as a builder, which is why the upgrades you see such as full height cabinets, decorative fireplace, paint grade railings finished to basement, insulated basement slab to keep your feet toasty warm and tripple pain energy efficient window are just some features standard in our builds. If you build with us, it will be a great experience with clarity on what you are getting.

Reach out to us today and someone will get in touch with you within 48 hours. We will set up an appointment for you to see the finished products and answer any of your questions to find a home that fits your needs. Next, we will select your finishes to personalize your home, all the while discussing pricing and time line. We work with you to make the purchasing stage easy; we are your guide through the technicalities of finalizing your home purchase. Finally, we begin the construction of your home, communicating regularly with you to give you updates through the construction  of your Golden Home.

If you are one of the lucky few, we may already have your dream home finished and waiting for you. A quick possession home may better meet your immediate time line and ease of purchase

When you build with us our standard is excellence from the ground up. This included 9’ ceilings in your basement, and main floor, with standard 8’ ceiling on the upper floor. We include this elevated specification on all of our homes.

We go beyond the standard and add insulation under the basement slabs of all our homes, including duplex’s. This is so important for you as it produces a floor that is not cold on your feet like most basements and improves your home experience.

Re-engineered at every level to reduce sound transmission and smells from home to home. Features include 10” concrete walls not 6”, sound insulation, 2×6 construction in place of 2×4 and engineered sound reduction channels. These walls are built 50% thicker than industry standards and feature extensive sound reduction technology. It is a lot of extra work, but we want your attached home to be excellent while not having the price tag associated a detached home. It’s amazing how effectively our party wall is at creating the feeling of single-family living, come take a look today.

No one likes to see beams running through their ceiling unless if it is a design feature. That is why we take time to engineer our floor plans so that there are no dropped beams visible on the ceilings of your above grade floors. This enhances the home and provides a grander feeling.

Low-E means low emissivity, these windows contain thermally efficient coatings to prevent heat loss. Adding a third window pane creates an extra air gap so that energy is not easily transferred through the window.

No in Alberta there is no land transfer tax as of when this is being written just one more reason to live in Chestermere Alberta. Please refer to current issues of tax law.

As a valued member of the Golden Homes team, we excited to share an exclusive referral program available.

If you’re a past client who refers a friend or family member to us, you will receive a generous $2000 cash gift as a token of our appreciation.

On the receiving end, if you are referred by a past client, you have the option to choose from fantastic rewards, including a brand new washer/dryer, $1000 in cash, or a discount on your selections, based on the sales price.

Message one of our trusted team members today to find out more.

There are 0 (Zero) building fees associated with our duplex homes. These homes are designed as a Semi-detached. This means that you will have your own space, garage and your own utility room.

Our homes are built with high-quality materials and expert craftsmanship to ensure durability, longevity, and exceptional comfort. We also offer a wide range of floor plans and customization options to meet the unique needs and preferences of our buyers.

Yes, we provide comprehensive warranties and guarantees for all of our homes, including coverage for structural defects, workmanship, and materials. Our warranties are designed to give buyers peace of mind and protect their investment in their new home.

The construction time for our homes varies depending on several factors, such as the size of the home, the customization options selected by the buyer, and the current demand for our homes. However, while we strive for a 7 month build, the construction process can take between 6-9 months.

We can work with a variety of lenders to offer financing options that suit our buyers’ needs and budgets. Our team can help buyers explore their options and find the best fit for their financial situation.

For safety reasons, we do not allow buyers to visit the construction site while their home is being built. However, we offer opportunities to book walkthroughs of your home, at specific millstone stages. We communicate with regular photos and conversations to ensure you are involved in your purchase.

All of our homes are designed to be energy-efficient, with features such as high-quality insulation, triple pane low-e windows, ENERGY STAR-rated appliances, efficient HVAC systems, full home Heat Recovery Ventilation (HRV) systems and insulation under our basement slabs. We also offer additional options, such as solar panels and smart home technology, to further enhance energy efficiency.

We strive to be energy conscious and encourage you to take part in low emission sustainable housing. For this reason, we are excited to let you know that we prepare all of our homes to be ready for solar panel installation should you chose to add this right away or in the future.

Like any home, our homes will require regular maintenance to keep them in good condition. However, we use high-quality materials and building practices to minimize the need for maintenance and ensure that our homes are easy to care for.

Yes, we offer a range of customization options, from minor changes to the floor plan to more extensive upgrades and additions. We handle these inquiries on a case-by-case basis. Our team can work with buyers to understand their needs and preferences and help them create a customized home that suits their lifestyle.

The amenities and services available in each community vary. We strive to provide a range of options to enhance our buyers’ quality of life. These include community centers, parks and playgrounds, walking trails, and nearby shopping and dining options.

  • The first step is to contact our sales team, who can provide more information about our homes and help buyers identify the best fit for their needs and preferences. Reach out today

When you are searching for your new home, use this simple trick to identify a triple pane window. Shine your phone flash light of the window,  the number of halo reflections will correspond with the number of panes