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Builder Confidence Remains Firm in August

Filed in Home Building by on August 15, 2018 2 Comments
Builder Confidence Remains Firm in August

Builder confidence in the market for newly built single-family homes edged down one point to a solid 67 reading in August on the NAHB/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index.

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Don’t Miss the Deadline! Enter NAHB Awards by Aug. 24

Don’t Miss the Deadline! Enter NAHB Awards by Aug. 24

There’s still time to enter your company’s best work to some of the building industry’s most prestigious national awards programs. Winning one of these highly respected NAHB honors puts your firm on the fast track to recognition in your community, your industry, your peers and – most importantly – your clients.

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Luxury at Every Price Point: Including Smaller Ones

Filed in Awards, Home Building, Sales & Marketing by on August 7, 2018 0 Comments
Luxury at Every Price Point: Including Smaller Ones

This model home has a clear target market: a confident, single woman who is design-driven and needs affordability. The challenge was to create exciting design with finish packages that were within the buyer’s budget.

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Learn from Systems-Built Experts in Summit Education Sessions

Filed in Home Building, Technology by on August 2, 2018 0 Comments
Learn from Systems-Built Experts in Summit Education Sessions

The upcoming Building Systems Housing Summit is a great opportunity to discover emerging trends and network with builders, manufacturers and suppliers of modular, panelized, concrete, log and timber frame homes. The event also gives attendees direct access to top experts in the industry.

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Demand for Log and Timber Frame Homes on the Rise

Filed in Home Building by on July 27, 2018 0 Comments
Demand for Log and Timber Frame Homes on the Rise

Sales of log and timber frame homes have increased considerably over the past six years, recovering to near pre-recession levels and growing faster than the traditional homes recovery.

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New Home Sales Fall Back in June

Filed in Home Building by on July 25, 2018 3 Comments
New Home Sales Fall Back in June

Sales of newly built, single-family homes fell 5.3% in June to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 631,000 units after a downwardly revised May report, according to newly released data from HUD and the Census Bureau.

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In New Home Sales, Process Equals Growth

In New Home Sales, Process Equals Growth

If you want to freak out certain personality types, just start throwing around words like process, systems, tracking and accountability — words that might invoke a few “four-letter-word” responses. However, everyone can master these properties, but some of us require more support than others to get there.

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Housing Starts Fall 12.3% As Tariffs Draw Increased Concern

Filed in Economics, Home Building, Multifamily by on July 18, 2018 2 Comments
Housing Starts Fall 12.3% As Tariffs Draw Increased Concern

Total housing starts fell 12.3% in June to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.17 million units, according to newly released data from HUD and the Commerce Department.

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Builder Confidence Stays at Healthy Level in July

Filed in Economics, Home Building by on July 17, 2018 0 Comments
Builder Confidence Stays at Healthy Level in July

Builder confidence in the market for newly built single-family homes remained unchanged at a solid 68 reading in July on the NAHB/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index.

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Save Time with New Long-Reach Applicator for AdvanTech Subfloor Adhesive

Filed in Home Building, Sponsored Content by on July 12, 2018 4 Comments
Save Time with New Long-Reach Applicator for AdvanTech Subfloor Adhesive

Efficient building practices are critical to meeting deadlines. With the new long-reach applicator for AdvanTech™ subfloor adhesive, you can cover more panels per can with a faster application over traditional cartridge methods.

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