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80-Year-Old Home Transforming Into Impressive IBS Exhibit

Filed in International Builders' Show, Remodelers by on June 22, 2017 0 Comments
80-Year-Old Home Transforming Into Impressive IBS Exhibit

Set to debut during the NAHB International Builders Show, The New American Remodel 2018 is in the midst of a comprehensive renovation. The project’s green building consultant called the original home “one of the least efficient” he’d ever seen. That will certainly change when the project wraps up.

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Anti-NIMBY Statutes Bolster Affordable Housing Developers

Filed in Codes and Regulations, Land Development, Legal by on June 21, 2017 0 Comments
Anti-NIMBY Statutes Bolster Affordable Housing Developers

There’s good news for developers who’ve grown weary from unreasonable neighborhood opposition to affordable housing projects: A new report illustrates unique ways to appeal land use permit denials.

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‘Connected’ Homes are the New Standard

Filed in Events, Housing Trends, Sales & Marketing, Technology by on June 13, 2017 1 Comment
‘Connected’ Homes are the New Standard

“We’ve reached a point where the majority of consumers aren’t only willing to invest in it, but they’re expecting their next home to be connected,” says Grayling Love, product line manager at Eaton Corporation. Love will lead an in-depth discussion with builder members on the emerging trends in connected-home technologies during a presentation this week at the Midyear Board Meeting.

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When Builders and Postmasters Disagree

Filed in Land Development by on June 7, 2017 0 Comments
When Builders and Postmasters Disagree

The U.S. Postal Service is cutting costs wherever it can just to stay afloat. Cluster mailboxes are generally seen as a cost-efficient delivery method, but can builders still get approval for curbside delivery? Just ask the members of the Tidewater HBA in southeastern Virginia.

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Sneak a Peek at IBS 2018 Show Home

Filed in Design, International Builders' Show by on June 7, 2017 0 Comments
Sneak a Peek at IBS 2018 Show Home

Legacy Custom Built Homes is taking the open concept and making it even more open for The New American Home 2018. Watch this video to learn more about what will set this year’s New American Home apart from all those that came before.

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Finance Changes Shaping the Housing Market

Finance Changes Shaping the Housing Market

In his remarks in the latest issue of Eye on the Economy, NAHB Chief Economist Robert Dietz provided his insights on the state of the economy as it relates to the home building industry, highlighting changes in interest rates, loan availability and housing demand.

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Best in American Living Awards Open for Entries

Filed in Awards, Design by on June 1, 2017 0 Comments
Best in American Living Awards Open for Entries

Today is the first day applicants can submit their entries for BALA, the building industry’s premier residential design awards program.

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Summit to Highlight Latest and Greatest in Offsite Construction

Filed in Events, Home Building by on May 25, 2017 3 Comments
Summit to Highlight Latest and Greatest in Offsite Construction

Hundreds of builders, manufacturers and suppliers of modular, panelized, concrete, log and timber-framed homes will gather this fall for the the Building Systems Housing Summit — the only national conference dedicated to the offsite construction industry. Registration is now open for the two-and-a-half day event, which will feature a variety of education sessions and countless networking opportunities.

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Oklahoma Remodeler: Never Stop Marketing

Filed in Awards, Business Management, Remodelers by on May 23, 2017 0 Comments
Oklahoma Remodeler: Never Stop Marketing

“Profits will continue to tighten as costs inevitably rise, but with continued networking, repeat customers and referrals, we expect to continue seeing a steady rise in our revenue,” says Mike Fournier, owner of The Sonrise Companies, and May’s NAHB Remodeler of the Month.

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NAHB Remodelers Chair: ‘Ask Me Anything’

Filed in Remodelers by on May 22, 2017 1 Comment
NAHB Remodelers Chair: ‘Ask Me Anything’

Are you a consumer who wants to ask a professional questions about home remodeling? Or perhaps you are a remodeler and want to ask a peer their opinion about a remodeling project? Now’s your chance!

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