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Home construction expected to lift
Young families wanting new stand-alone houses are expected to drive a boom in residential construction in the next three years.
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Mon Jul 21, 2014
Here's what will hold back housing for the next two years
Home-building rates will remain low over the next couple of years as the population expands slowly and it remains tough to get a mortgage, among other market challenges, according to a Monday research report by analysts at RBC Capital Markets.
No Need For Alarm Over Housing Starts Even As They Clash With Bullish Builder Sentiment
A recovery in home builder sentiment suggests that disappointing housing starts are more likely indicative of an on-going "bumping along" for the housing market.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Australia's embrace of high-rise living has short-term cost
Australia is enjoying a long-desired housing renaissance as a record amount of new building gets under way, and a shift in fashion toward high-rise living should lengthen its life span even if it tempers its immediate benefits.
Habitat to build homes for 3 flood victims
Loveland Habitat for Humanity wants to build three homes for flood victims using state Habitat and local funds to help get them into decent, affordable housing.
The Columbus Dispatch
New home construction in central Ohio ready to rebound
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Sat Jul 19, 2014
Tyler Morning Telegraph
First & Worst Jobs: Readers weigh in on the good, bad and ugly in work experiences
The view from the cul-de-sac atop an Austin hill at the end of a quiet street provided little entertainment as the nights dragged on longer than a scratched cornea.
Sponsored Content: Northern Heights serves as focal point for Street of Dreams
The "Ya-Hala" from Red Hills Construction combines Old World design with modern inspiration, and is one of five 2014 Street of Dreams homes.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
WBAY-TV Green Bay
Construction Worker Shortage Drives Home Prices Up
The housing industry has bounced back, but during the recession many construction workers became unemployed and found themselves other work.
Free energy efficiency seminar set July 22 in Richland
The seminar is at 7 p.m. July 22 at 1325 White Bluffs St. in Richland in an Energy Star-rated, "Built Green" home in the Westcliffe development.
The Big Picture
Home Builders Cant Find Workers? Try a Pay Raise
First, home production has been relatively slow, which should be expected following a long period of overbuilding.
Maine contractors bet on active market for 'passive' energy-efficient homes
Weeks ago, builder Josh Wojcik's crew was tearing the roof off a 1973 ranch house that they're converting into a high-efficiency home.
Wall St. Cheat Sheet
Think Before You Borrow: 4 Easy Steps to Pay for Your Home
Home construction lending is a little different than regular mortgage financing.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
7 questions to ask your homebuilder
Building a home is a huge task. It's important for you to know what to ask your home builder before the process starts.
Investor's Business Daily
Home Construction Drops 9.3% In June; May Drops Too
U.S. home construction fell in June to the slowest pace in nine months, a setback to hopes that housing is regaining momentum and will boost economic growth this year.
US home construction drops 9.3 percent in June
Authorities say a northern New Jersey police officer has died after a tractor-trailer veered off the road and rear-ended his unmarked cruiser.
Study: Millennials still buying homes, just later
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Wed Jul 16, 2014
Natl. Relocation & Real Estate
The Economic Impact of the Affordable Housing Credit
In addition to ensuring the supply of affordable rental housing, the Low-Income Housing Tax Credit supports jobs and provides benefits to the economy, reports the National Association of Home Builders .
The Bolle-Goldstein home in Templeton: Sustainability meets serenity
Shortly after Sonja Bolle and Patrick Goldstein were married in 1991, they purchased 60 acres west of Templeton.
July's construction spending report shows mixed results
Residential construction spending rose 7.5 percent from May 2013 to May 2014, according to a report from the Associated General Contractors of America .