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  • Why Harden Custom Homes?

    5 Reasons:

    1. Uncompromised QUALITY. Mark Harden has spent years building the perfect team of professionals to help make your dream home a reality. They are very knowledgeable in the southwest Florida area and can guide you on which community will be the best for you and your family, such as building a Fort Myers custom home. Also, the quality of their building crews exceeds any competitor.
    2. Total access. Mark Harden is a hands-on, quality minded individual who takes pride in every home that we build. That’s why we’re the leaders in Fort Myers custom home projects.
    3. Over 40 YEARS of EXPERIENCE. There is no replacement for this alone.
    4. Your HARDEN TEAM of professionals is accessible to you at any time. We use the BuilderTrend.com construction management software program to keep you up-to-date with EVERYTHING that is going on with your home. Photos, documents, correspondence – it’s all there.
    5. Impeccable service. We set the bar on customer service. "I insist! That is why I hang my name on the sign!"
  • What areas do you service?

    We service areas from Marco Island to North Port. Cities Include: Alva, Bokeelia, Bonita Beach, Bonita Springs, Buckingham, Cape Coral, Estero, Fort Myers, Fort Myers Beach, Immokalee, Lehigh Acres, Marco Island, Naples, North Port, Pine Island, Port Charlotte, Punta Gorda, and San Carlos Park.
  • Do you offer real estate services too?

    Yes, if you need to purchase a lot to build on, our fully licensed real estate professional can help you.
  • Do you build on my lot?

    Yes, we build on your lot and if you don’t have a lot yet, we can certainly help you find one as we have a fully licensed real estate professional on our team!
  • Will you build for me if I have my own design?

    Yes, we will provide pricing for your design.
  • What if I want to make changes to some of your plans?

    Yes, we make custom changes! If you cannot find a plan that works for you, we can design one from scratch.
  • Will you help us demo our home in order to build a new one on our property?

    Yes, we will provide all the services needed to demo and rebuild your new home!
  • What if we had a house fire and are in need of someone to re-build for us?

    Yes, we can help you rebuild your home.
  • If I live out of the area while you are building my new home, how can I maintain contact and check the progress of my project?

    We have a program called Buildertrend you will have access to. It's an application that will allow you to stay up-to-date with every step of the project. It's easy to set up and simple to use.
  • Is there a way to help finance my lot/project if I don't have cash? What about FHA or VA?

    We have preferred/approved lenders to assist with all of your financial needs.
  • I've never built a home before. Can you help explain the new home construction building process?

    Please visit our Custom Home services page for more detailed information on the building process. We also have quailified, professional consultants available to address all of your questions and provide literature to simplify the process for you. Please call or text 239.205.5075.

    Custom Home Build Process
  • How long does the build process take?

    This is something that will differ based on the home, location, and the custom options chosen. Schedule a consultation meeting with us to find out more.
  • Do you have any Model Homes I can see?

    Yes, we do! We have our furnished Model Home and Sales Center in Cape Coral. Stop by today to take a look, no appointment necessary! You can also view our photo gallery to see some of our other beautiful custom homes.

    Directions to Model Home Photo Gallery
  • Do you own any lots?

    We have a limited selection of lots that we own.