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17 min ago |

Homebuilding in NJ up 29% in first half of year

New Jersey's housing market is continuing to climb out of its worst slump since World War II, with home construction in the state running at the strongest pace since 2006 - about 29 percent ahead of last year's rate.


Related Topix: New Jersey, Home, Bergen County, NJ, Hudson County, NJ

1 hr ago | Art Daily

South Africa shantytown forces anti-apartheid Red Location Museum to close

Corrugated iron shacks used as living quarters next to the Red Location Apartheid museum in New Brighton, outside the southern city of Port Elizabeth, South Africa.


Related Topix: World News, South Africa, Africa, Home, Mandela, Drama Movies

5 hrs ago | KTRE-TV Lufkin

Hudson couple builds family home out of Styrofoam

A Hudson couple is taking a unique spin on home building by using an environmentally friendly method to build their family home.


Related Topix: Home

8 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

Resurgent Private Residential Investment Not Enough To Lift Housing Spirits

The return toward post-recession highs was not enough to prevent iShares US Home Construction from under-performing the general stock market again.


Related Topix: Home

12 hrs ago | SBWire

New Market Study, "Civil Engineering in Mexico", Has Been Published

Civil Engineering in Mexico industry profile provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: market size .


Related Topix: Home

16 hrs ago | Wall St. Cheat Sheet

To Buy or Build: Which Home Ownership Option Is Right for You?

You've reached that exciting point in your life when you're ready to bid farewell to renting and enter the world of home ownership.


Related Topix: Home

18 hrs ago | Groong

Forever Thankful

Forever Thankful Wednesday, July 30th, 2014 Volunteers at a home building project in Armenia Sosé & Allen's Legacy Foundation and the Fuller Center for Housing Armenia BY ANNIE GUEDIKIAN So, the first session of our AYF Youth Corps camp ended and our group left Gyumri.


Related Topix: Home, Armenia, World News,

22 hrs ago | Minot Daily News

Generosity of N.D.

A donation of more than $450,000 from Kum & Go and its customers is providing a boost to the latest home build of the Northern Lights Chapter of Habitat for Humanity in Minot.


Related Topix: US News, US Senate, Republican, US Politics, Senator John Hoeven, Minot, ND, North Dakota, Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, Williston, ND

Wed Jul 30, 2014


Home Building Won't Be Cheaper with Levy Change

Claims that home building costs will drop with changes to developers' contributions are balderdash," says New Zealand First Spokesman on Local Government, Andrew Williams.


Related Topix: Home, Oceania, New Zealand, World News

The City Wire

Northwest Arkansas homebuilding pace tapers in June

The local homebuilding pace appears to be stabilizing among the majority of the large cities in the two-county area.


Related Topix: Arkansas, Rogers, AR, Bentonville, AR, Home, Fayetteville, AR

The Daily Courier

Impact fees to drop significantly

Cindy Barks The Daily Courier PRESCOTT, Arizona - Get a building permit for a $200,000-plus home in central Prescott today, and pay nearly $20,000.


Related Topix: Prescott, AZ, Life, Holidays, Lughnasadh, Home

KCDZ 107.7 FM

Volunteers Sought to Build a House in Two Days for a Veteran

Yesterday, Z107.7 News featured a non-profit building a house in Twentynine Palms in two days for a military veteran.


Related Topix: Home, Twentynine Palms, CA


Report Published: "Civil Engineering in Spain"

Civil Engineering in Spain industry profile provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: market size .


Related Topix: Home

Tue Jul 29, 2014

WYFF-TV Greenville

Homebuilders in Greenville face new rules

If you're looking to build in Greenville, be ready for some new rules. The city has given its approval to a housing ordinance that affects new home construction.


Related Topix: Greenville, SC, Home

Realtor Magazine

Why Buyers Are Annoyed With New Homes

An increasing labor shortage among homebuilders reportedly is causing more new homes to be delivered late, and buyers say they're getting frustrated that builders don't come back to fix common issues such as sticky doors and loose floor tiles after they move in.


Related Topix: Home

The Winnipeg Free Press

Toronto-based Norbord Inc. reports lower Q2 earnings of $11 million

Norbord Inc. reported a profit of $11 million in its latest quarter, down from $53 million a year ago, as sales fell compared with the same quarter last year.


Related Topix: Home, Huguley, AL

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Oswego Ledger-Sentinel

A very positive economic sign

New home construction is continuing at a strong pace in Oswego and is showing signs of picking up in Montgomery, according to information provided this past week by officials with the two villages.


Related Topix: Home, Oswego, IL, Montgomery, IL

Business Wire

Clayton Homes, Americaa s Largest Home Builder, Qualifies for DOE Zero Energy Ready Home Program

One of the test homes is the only manufactured home in the nation to qualify for the DOE Challenge Home Program.


Related Topix: Department of Energy, Home

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Homebuilding slows, sales jump in Oklahoma City area

Brandon Waller of Affinity Homes shows the project home the company built at 1812 NE 27 Terrace in Moore for the Southwest Showcase of Homes.


Related Topix: Oklahoma City, OK, Moore, OK, Home, Norman, OK

Chico Enterprise-Record

Chico home building trending upward post-recession

Construction continues on single-family homes, many of which have "Sold" signs in front, on East Eaton Road on Friday in Chico.


Related Topix: Chico, CA, Home