1 hr ago
Wall Street Journal
U.S. Home Building Hits Highest Level in Nearly 6 Years
A key gauge of home construction surged in November to its highest level in nearly six years, the latest sign of renewed momentum in the sector's recovery.
1 hr ago
Home building surges
Builders rushed to start homes in November, with that key measure of the housing recovery enjoying a huge one-month jump.
5 hrs ago
Ahead of the Bell: US Home Construction
The Commerce Department reports on U.S. home construction and permits approved in November.
Tue Dec 17, 2013
Paul Faye Joins Presidio Residential Capital as Asset Manager
Presidio Residential Capital has engaged Paul Faye, an industry veteran with more than 15 years of residential, development and housing experience, as an asset manager.
Minneapolis Buyers Ability To Purchase and Rehab Homes Crimped by FHA Mortgage Limits
Minneapolis, Minnesota December 17, 2013 While positive Twin Cities housing trends, such as increasing home values, are anticipated to continue into 2014, new FHA mortgage limits coming January 2014 could put a crimp in some Twin Cities home buyers' abilities to afford new homes or rehab homes.
Sunny forecast for solar power in Tulare County
Rising energy costs, tempting tax incentives and significant new home construction in 2014 are making for a rather sunny forecast for those in the solar panel business.
Everybody's Talking About Vancouver's Doorknob Ban
The City of Vancouver caused quite a stir recently when it approved a series of new building code regulations that, among things, requires new home builders to install lever handles rather than doorknobs.
Mon Dec 16, 2013
Design musts for a choppy 2014 recovery...
"Born at the junction of form and function" is in fact a shameless lift from the King of Dieselbilly Bill Kirchen's twangy homage to his Fender Telecaster guitar.
Belleville News Democrat
Local home building picks up
"There seems to be, generally speaking, more confidence in the economy," Rathgeb said.
Fri Dec 13, 2013
Police: Burglaries Reported at Studio City Homes Under Construction
LAPD Senior Lead Officer Michael Lewis submits a warning to the greater Studio City community about a recent rash of burglaries: In the past week I have seen that homes currently under construction are being targeted by burglars.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
Summing up the year in home-building and looking ahead to 2014
As I was writing this article over the weekend, the political tensions appeared to have reached a peak since the crisis started some 40 days ago.
David Weekley Homes Recognized as 2013 Builder of the Year by Professional Builder Magazine
This esteemed honor recognizes innovative home builders whose ideas and business represent the best in home building.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
The Alternative Press
Morris Habitat Reaches Out to Students During Their Winter Break for Help
It takes more than a hammer and a nail to build a house; it takes volunteers like YOU to help make a dream come true.
Creating a new home
The Henkel Law Department in Rocky Hill, Connecticut, organized a Habitat for Humanity event and helped build a home for a future family.
Red Deer Advocate
Cleared in conflict investigation, Sandhu returns
A member of the Alberta legislature who was cleared of conflict of interest after he tried to get rule changes to help his home-building company is back in the government caucus.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
New homes popping up in Liberty Township
Construction workers build a home at Windsor Estates in Liberty Township, Butler County.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Jennian Homes welcomes RBNZ decisiona .
The mortgage lending restrictions implemented by the Reserve Bank have caused a dramatic reduction in enquiry for new houses since coming into effect on 01 October this year.
Ten bold predictions for 2014: The 'fend for yourself' year
Prognosticators of yore had it different. If what they foresaw turned out to be correct, they could stay in the prediction business for another season of prophecy fun and games.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Wise County Messenger Online
Habitat construction sputters
Construction on Trinity Habitat for Humanity's newest home-building project in Wise County began Wednesday but quickly stalled due to the weather and a shortage of volunteers.
The Daily Journal
Local Business Roundup: Construction starts on industrial freezer building
The contractor is building the distribution facility, which will be leased and operated by RLS Logistics for its real estate development company, BDGS Inc. RLS Logistics is a temperature-controlled logistics provider that offers transportation, warehousing, packaging and distribution services for various food producers in the mid-Atlantic region.