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Whether you're undergoing new construction or major remodeling on a home or property, hiring a general contractor to complete the work can be a nerve-wracking experience. After all, you're putting one of your most valuable assets in someone else's hands. A good general contractor agreement can help you make sure you hire the right person for your project by clearly outlining the rights and responsibilities of both the contractor and property owner throughout the construction process. With LegalZoom's owner-favoring General Contractor Agreement (Cost Plus Fee), each party can focus on their area of expertise: the owner on their vision for the property and the contractor on the important work to be performed.

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