There are about a half a dozen types of residential contractors. Each has a different function and goal, this article describes the different types of residential contractors and provides guidance to the reader in understanding the corresponding definition.
New Home Contractor
New home construction is a 200+ billion dollar industry. Most of these contractors are found in growing areas of the country. In general there are two types, the first will purchase lots and build custom designed homes. Commonly referred to as design/build contractors. The second type of new home contractor acts as a project manager for the homeowner.