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Fequently Asked Questions

,Balsam Meadows Questions and Answers

Q: How much are the monthly association dues?

A: $175

Q: What is included in the monthly maintenance fee?

A: The fee includes:

  • Common area maintenance
  • Landscape mulching, mowing, pruning, weeding, and fertilization
  • Underground sprinkling maintenance
  • Snow removal of roads, driveways, and front walks
  • Association administration
  • Trash removal
  • Reserve fund for future repairs

Q: Can I have input in my landscaping?

A: Landscaping in condominium developments is considered common area which is owned and maintained by the association of co-owners. The landscaping around each unit will be completed by Ledger Builders and is part of the overall landscape plan for the entire development. In the event that you would like to add or change the landscaping around your unit, you must submit a request to the association board for review (after closing). The board will review the type and placement of plant material and how your request will impact the association.

Q: Can I have a pet?

A: Yes, there is a registration form that will need to be completed.

Q. How do I save my spot for this new condo development?

A. We are taking preliminary reservation agreements at this time – this will allow you to save your spot and preferred site. This requires a completed reservation agreement and a $5,000 refundable deposit. Once the development is ready to start construction, these reservation agreements will be changed to purchase agreements in the order we received them.

Q: Can I reserve my site while I wait to sell my current residence?

A: Yes. Our purchase agreement allows for a buyer to place a 5% non-refundable deposit on a specific site for an extended period of time.

Q: Can I supply my own materials, fixtures, or labor?

A: Unfortunately we cannot allow owners to supply materials, fixtures, or labor. We feel working with our team of vendors, suppliers, and subcontractors, provides our customers the best building experience possible.

Q: Are the appliances included?

A: The refrigerator, dishwasher, range and microwave are included. The washer and dryer are not included.

Q: How do I know what selections will need to made, when and where to make them?

A: Ledger Builders will provide you with a selection guideline detailing the selection process with a list of vendors and a timeline for selections to be made. It is very important to follow this selection guideline to ensure timely completion of your condo.

Q: Will I be able to specify my electrical layout?

A: Yes. Prior to the electricians installing the wiring Ledger Builders will contact you to meet at your condo for an electrical walk through. At that time you may make specific requests to meet your needs.

If you have an further questions, please don’t hestate to contact us today! 


Contact Our Agent, Barbara Rinck, and start planning your future home at Balsam Meadows!