Frequently Asked Questions

There are other home builders out there. Why choose Peterborough Homes?

We understand that buying a home is one of the biggest decisions an individual makes with many important factors to consider such as price, quality workmanship and after-sales service. With Peterborough Homes, you get it all.

  • Competitive pricing and unmatched value with specifications and standard features exceeding our competitors.
  • Quality construction and workmanship from our experienced tradespeople, many of whom we have been associated with us for over 40 years.
  • Consistent top rating with Tarion Warranty Corporation for after-sales service.

We also attribute our success in the Peterborough marketplace over the past 40 plus years to a great deal of referral customers and repeat buyers, and this is incredibly indicative of the trust the community places in us. So if you want quality and value, combined with excellent customer service, then choose Peterborough Homes for your next home, and help us continue to build on our reputation.

Do I have to deal with a lot of different people during the buying process?

Because we are a lean company with an in-house, family-oriented sales team and construction division, we will work directly with you in an intimate, personalized fashion. Throughout the entire process, you will work with a very small group, from the time you purchase your home until well after you've moved in. This allows you, and our other purchasers, to get exactly what they want, and ensure they are satisfied with there new home.

When is the Pre-Closing Inspection?

Within a week prior to closing, we will contact you to meet with our representative for this inspection. This inspection will take approximately 2 hours.

What happens if there are problems after I move in?

At Peterborough Homes, we constantly strive to build on our reputation. If a problem arises with your home after move-in day, then we will ensure that everything in our power is done to try and fix it. We believe strongly in customer service, and we are always just a phone call away.

How long will it take to build my home?

Once a lot and home model are selected, it takes approximately 4-6 months until the house is compelte and ready for move-in. However, when you meet with our sales staff, they will advise you as to a reasonable timeline for your project prior to selecting a firm closing date.

Is there a warranty on my new home?

Absolutely! Our personal warranty is for one year from the closing date. After that, the Tarion Warranty Corporation’s warranty commences.

This is a major investment. Are there other hidden fees and charges?

Absolutely not. Unlike other homebuilders, we put all of the great features of a home in one competitive price, including the Tarion Warranty Corporation’s fee. There are no hidden charges or fees which you will have to pay on closing.

Can I personalize my home with Peterborough Homes?

You certainly can. With Peterborough Homes, customers can customize a variety of elements, from choosing their own paint colours, to selecting their own flooring, kitchen and interior finishes. After all, it is your home, and it should be done your way.

Have a question for us?

Feel free to contact us for more information!

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