4 hrs ago
Home construction jumps 7% in 1Q
In the first quarter, San Antonio-area home builders started construction on 2,192 houses, according to data from housing research firm Metrostudy .
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5 hrs ago
Design and Construction Week Implements ExpoBee's IndustryTracker
Design & Construction Week, comprising the National Association of Home Builder 's International Builders' Show and several other industry shows , and IndustryTracker from ExpoBee have partnered to extend the event's presence far beyond its show dates.
13 hrs ago
UPDATE 1-Shortage of developed land hits PulteGroup profit
PulteGroup Inc, the No. 2 U.S. homebuilder, reported an 8 percent drop in first-quarter profit as a shortage of developed land constrained its ability to build more homes.
17 hrs ago
Bank of Utah Creates Construction Lending Department
Ogden Bank of Utah has created a new construction lending department. Construction loan veteran Amber Wykstra will head the new department as vice president of residential construction lending.
Wed Apr 23, 2014
The Star Online
Hands-on experience in building a house
IT WAS a life-changing experience for 34 Universiti Putra Malaysia students when they were given the opportunity to build a wooden house for a resident in an orang asli settlement in Bukit Jenuk, Dengkil, recently.
The New Zealand Herald
Boy killed at site of new family home
The boy is the second to be killed by a vehicle on a private driveway in South Auckland this month.
David Weekley Homes Announces Expansion to Chicago, Promotes John Morgan to Division President
David Weekley Homes, the nation's largest privately-held home builder, announced today its entrance into Chicago, Illinois.
The Wichita Eagle
Parade of Homes house marks Wichita homebuildera s 50th anniversary
It will be one of 53 builders showing 133 homes in Wichita and 11 other area cities over the next three weekends.
Tue Apr 22, 2014
The Huffington Post
Dealing With Relationships, Timing, and Rejection in the Music Business
My dear friend, who lives 1200 miles away, is one of the most prolific cold-call sales guys I know.
Sandy Recovery & Rebuilding Resource Night In Manasquan
A "Sandy Recovery & Rebuilding Resource Night" will be held at the First Presbyterian Church of Manasquan on Wednesday at 6 p.m. The event will be hosted by M.O.V.E. & Conover Beyer Associates Insurance.
Oroville youths travel to Mexico to help build a house for a family of 10
A group of teenagers and two adults who went on a mission trip to Mexico last week pose Monday, April 21, 2014, at a home in Oroville, California.
KKCO-TV Grand Junction
Skilled laborers in high demand for construction projects
Economic recovery on the Western Slope has been slow across the board, but for construction companies, the impact has been even bigger.
Mon Apr 21, 2014
Producers seek Hawaii contractors for new TV series
Orion Entertainment, a Colorado-based television production company, is now casting for a new remote home-building series set in Hawaii.
Building a Foolproof Low-Slope Roof
Is this enough space for ventilation? This house under construction in the Pacific Northwest has an inch or so of space between the top of the insulation and the bottom of the roof deck.
Habitat Hammers and High Heels fundraiser to host Award-Winning Singer-Songwriters
Buy your tickets now for Habitat for Humanity of Williamson County's fourth annual Hammers and High Heels event, which will be held on Thursday, May 1 at Building 8 at the Factory at Franklin.
Sun Apr 20, 2014
Habitat for Humanity in Marshall County Accepting Applications
Applicants must be willing to live in Marshall County, have a regular source of income to be able to make a mortgage payment and willing to partner with Habitat by contributing sweat equity hours to help build their home.
The Southtown Star
Chiropractor's fight with Oak Lawn ends
The last holdout in a major retail redevelopment project in Oak Lawn is moving to a new location, thanks to an agreement finally reached between him and the village after a year-long battle.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
Natl. Relocation & Real Estate
Housing Starts Rise 2.8 Percent in March
Led by a 6 percent rise in single-family starts, nationwide housing production rose 2.8 percent above an upwardly revised February rate of 920,000 to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 946,000 units in March, according to newly released figures from HUD and the U.S. Census Bureau.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Development industry outlines importance of OMB
The Building Industry and Land Development Association and the Ontario Home Builders' Association appeared before the Standing Committee on Finance and Economic Affairs to add clarity to the conversation surrounding the proposed Bill 20, An Act respecting the "In our current planning system, an appeal to an independent, non-political, unbiased ... (more)
What home-builders need to know ahead of the AEC
Over the past three years, no business sector in Thailand has failed to talk about its preparation for the upcoming regional market liberalisation under the Asean Economic Community .