Another advantage of hiring a custom home builder is that your home will be located in the neighborhood of your choice. When buying a home, it can be hard to find exactly what you want and what you need. In this case, you may find a home that has what you want, but it is located in an area with a high crime rate. You can go ahead and get a custom home built for you when you hire a custom home builder. You will also select the area you want your house to be built.