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42 min ago | WYFF-TV Greenville
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.
7 hrs ago | Realtor Magazine
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.
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.
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.
Shares of homebuilders took a dive Thursday after two sector heavyweights missed profit forecasts, and as data showed that new home sales declined much more than expected.
Sales of new single-family houses fell 8.1 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 406,000 units in June, according to data released Thursday, July 24, 2014 by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and the U.S. Census Bureau.
Marty Medin, a fireman and 56-year West Marin resident known for his generosity and knack for fishing, died in Petaluma on July 9. He was 73. Marty was born in Seattle, Washington, in the early 1940s, to Dorothy Eldred, a Louisiana native who fastened rivets on the assembly line at a Boeing aircraft factory during World War II and later became a ... (more)
Fourteen years after it moved into its current facility, SAFE Shelter, Savannah's only shelter for abused women and children, is expanding.
School may not start until August for Vigo County students, but that doesn't mean they aren't getting a head start on school projects.
When Mike Zock was involved in the Pittsburgh home-building industry in the early 2000s, he witnessed traditional sediment controls fail with each new rainfall.
With a combination of ideas from magazines, hotels and other houses, the Porters built a two-bedroom grass-thatched house in 10 months, writes Joseline Adiru.
A promising trend in home construction is the rising number of certified green and energy efficient homes.
Updated: Tue Jul 29, 2014 07:37 pm
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