As to the placement of the house, the builder promises we'll work that out and adjust the stakes accordingly. That just needs to happen before they pour the foundation, which they're saying will happen the week of the 30th (our anniversary <3!!). Now we've got to make sure a new plot plan actually gets ordered.
Here are some pictures of the lot as it appears now, almost completely cleared!
Oh, and we got rocks! I'm not 100% sure what these are for, but I think they go on the dirt in a semi-driveway type thing so that the construction vehicles can come and go without getting stuck in mud. Yay! Rocks: another milestone!