Living in a home that was built just for you has its perks! Building a new home from the ground up will give you more opportunities to build your dream home. Not only do you have the ability to pick the lot but also you can customize the home to your liking. You can pick everything from the type of countertops in a kitchen all the way to having an open living room with soaring ceilings or finished loft space. With numerous options it is a great idea for anyone who knows EXACTLY what they want.