THE PROCESS
Each Gerald Mitchell Contracting home is unique and every family's needs are different. The timeline below guides you through the process of building your home. There are many opportunities for you to add your personal touch and make your home exactly what your family is looking for.

Dream Home Idea | 1-4 Weeks

INITIAL DISCUSSIONS

You will meet with the Gerald Mitchell Contracting and Mitchell Realty teams to discuss your home ideas, where you’d like to live and your budget.

Construction | 4-6 Weeks

CONTRACTS AND PERMITS

Once you decide to build your new home with Gerald Mitchell Contracting, confirm your home plans and location, you will sign a purchase contract and we will start the building permit process. Your new home is underway!

FOUNDATION AND FRAMING

We will prepare the land for your new home, lay the foundation and build the frame. Your dream is looking more like reality now.

Customization | 4-6 Weeks

CHOOSING YOUR FINISHES

You will have the opportunity to completely customize your home - choose trim packages, exterior finishes, paint colours, door styles, flooring, light fixtures, kitchen cabinets and countertops.

Closing | 1 Week 

MOVING IN

Following a final walk-through with our team to ensure all of your needs are met, your new home will be ready for your family to enjoy.






With family, trusted crew and tradespeople, Gerald Mitchell Contracting has been building quality homes in Halifax for over 40 years. Whether it's your first home, a family home to raise your children, or relaxing retirement oasis, we are focused on quality from beginning to end. For us, there's been no place like home for over 40 years.
Gerald
Mitchell

Frank
Dorrington

Jessesar
Mitchell

Meet the rest of our team
1265 Fall River Rd.
Fall River
Nova Scotia
B2T 1E6

Phone: 902.860.4411
Fax: 902.860.4499
Email: office@gmhomes.ca