Adam Merrill shares homebuilding lessons learned during the pandemic

John Merrill Homes is a custom home builder that builds on land already owned by customers. The company typically builds about 10 homes a year, usually on the waterfront

Adam Merrill grew up doing the job with houses, from performing handyman jobs for his father in residence management as a teen in Gainesville to proudly owning his very own Jacksonville-based custom property building company. 

He examined creating construction at the University of Florida and labored for other dwelling builders prior to launching John Merrill Properties, a enterprise that builds on its customer’s land. At charges that assortment from about $800,000 to $2 million, the six-calendar year-outdated business usually builds personalized houses close to the water, whether it is a marsh or riverfront.

Unlike manufacturing builders that create in communities, customized property builders invest additional time on just about every job and often operate on much less than 10 homes a yr. 

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