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How Its Built – Stucco Siding

How Its Built – Stucco Siding

 Today we are talking about stucco. Yes, stucco the mixture made of cement, sand, water, and a dash of lime. In southwest Florida majority of homes have stucco on the exterior which can be done in a few different ways. But for this house, we chose to go with one of...

341 Seabreeze Drive Custom Home Update

341 Seabreeze Drive Custom Home Update

Welcome to 341 Seabreeze Drive. If you like concrete and steel, this structural masterpiece is for you! The home offers 4745 SF of living area, four bedrooms, 5.5 baths with 1st level garage. This house sits in Marco Islands private Hideaway Beach community. With...

Cost Plus Versus Fixed Price

Cost Plus Versus Fixed Price

In this episode of The Real Build, I wanted to hit on a topic that I face daily—fixed cost projects versus cost-plus projects. We, as custom builders, prefer cost plus. But there are many people that question it. I wanted to explain a few pros and cons to both...

This Is The Ocean Pearl Farewell Tour

This Is The Ocean Pearl Farewell Tour

The Ocean Pearl Model was one of R.K. Reiman Construction's most successful model homes to date. This fantastic custom home won four major awards for its Meticulous design and detail throughout. I wanted to take you on one last tour of this modern-day masterpiece to...

What To Look For When Buying A Lot On Marco Island

What To Look For When Buying A Lot On Marco Island

For those of you thinking about buying an empty lot in Marco Island or Naples, here are a few things you need to consider. 1. Seawalls - Do they need to be replaced? This can be a significant expense but also a negotiating tool. 2. Dirt/fill amount - dirt is not cheap...

20 Things To Look For Before Building A New Home

20 Things To Look For Before Building A New Home

I wanted to point out things that people need to look for before building a new home. I recently took potential clients around to other builder's model homes in my area. It was a learning experience for me because I got to see what my competition is doing and not...

Use Technology To Streamline The Build Process

Use Technology To Streamline The Build Process

A builder needs to make the building process as easy as possible for every client. Most builders don't even know that there is technology out in the market that can help streamline the process. It can take care of every aspect of a project. A client will have a...

445 North Barfield Drive January Update

445 North Barfield Drive January Update

We are getting to the end of this amazing build and are ready to unveil our finished product. In this update, you will see landscape, appliances installed, lighting installed, and more. 445 N Barfield Drive will be R.K. Reiman Constructions' new model home and is...

The State of The Economy With Andy Dane Carter

The State of The Economy With Andy Dane Carter

  With the media constantly talking about a potential market slow down are they actually causing the market to dive?  I sat down with top real estate investor and entrepreneur Andy Dane Carter to discuss the state of the market.

Castaways Marco Island Custom Home

Castaways Marco Island Custom Home

  Elegance is an understatement when it comes to this fantastic two-story custom home. Customized off of RK Reiman Constructions Barfield Model home this elegant home offers 4 bedrooms, 4.5 baths, and a large open great room floor plan. One of the bedrooms...

445 North Barfield Marco Island Florida Model Home Update 4

445 North Barfield Marco Island Florida Model Home Update 4

    In this update, we highlight the tile, cabinet, and trim install 445 N Barfield Drive will be R.K. Reiman Constructions new model home and is expected to be completed fall 2019. 445 N Barfield Drive will offer R.K. Reiman Constructions usual attention to...

Angler Court Marco Island Florida Custom Home Preview

Angler Court Marco Island Florida Custom Home Preview

  Check out our recently completed custom home In Marco Island, FL. This single-story home featured three bedrooms, four baths with 3094 square feet of living space. Open great room floor plan with a large kitchen, custom bunk room, huge outdoor living area, and...