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Home Buyer Resources


Terminology and phrases utilized throughout the building process may not be familiar to you. We have listed common terms and phrases for your reference. If you require additional information or clarification, please contact your Area Manager, as they will be with you throughout the building process to answer any questions or concerns that you may have.

Architectural Controls (A/C's)

These are the land developer's regulations or guidelines for the placement of homes on lots, the overall exterior design details, types ofexterior finishes, colours, etc. Developers create these architectural controls to ensure that communities are appealing and tasteful. They add value to your home and community and can add costs due to the choice of exterior finishes and/or materials that the developer requires for your community. All exterior elevations have to be submitted to the community developer by trico homes for approval and may requireadditional revisions before final approval is given.