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Austin Builder Now Making Waves in Dallas

Austin Builder Now Making Waves in Dallas

After Dallas-based BR Homebuilding Group purchased Scott Felder Homes in 2014, Dallas expansion plans were soon put in place. read more >

Survey Reveals New-Home Trends

Survey Reveals New-Home Trends

Storage, energy conservation lead list of likely features in 2016 read more >

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Responsive Home features…

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Four Proud Prefab Homes

Four Proud Prefab Homes

These diverse projects show how factory design and engineering are... read more >

Caterpillar Introduces Phone that Can Stand Up to the Jobsite

Caterpillar Introduces Phone that Can Stand Up to the Jobsite

Durable smartphone provides dustproof, drop-proof, waterproof,... read more >

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powerful technology to control your home with... read more >

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Enter the 2016 Builder's Choice Custom Home Design Awards

Enter the 2016 Builder's Choice Custom Home Design Awards

The annual awards program that honors outstanding residential design will accept entries until April 29. read more >

BUILDER 100 Deadline Extended

BUILDER 100 Deadline Extended

Get your survey in before President's Day weekend. read more >

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All Eyes on Where Boomers Will Retire: The 10 Top-Ranked States Retire and then recline, America's top 10 states to retire.

MarketWatch taps into WalletHub data on the 50-state rankings of best-to-worst places in the United States to retire. Here's the run-down.

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Building Material Chemical Is Contributing to Honeybee Crisis

A closer look at the implications of imidacloprid's use in building materials is long overdue, says Healthy Building Network blogger Jim Vallette.

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The Nation's Top 100 Companies for Work From Home Live Ops ranks No. 1 among places that encourage workers to work from home.

Forbes' third annual top 100 list of companies whose employees enjoy flexible schedules, telecommuting, part-time, and freelance work opportunities, is based on an analysis of more than 40,000 companies and the jobs posted on FlexJobs in 2015.

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Point of Contract: Will Owners, Builders, Contractors & Designers Change? Client, architect, and general contractor all on one team?

A new delivery method--an alternative to design-bid-build and design-build means of contracting and running projects--is getting traction: Integrated Project Delivery. Everybody's accountable, has skin in the game, and works together. Go figure.

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How to Be a Firm of Endearment
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How to Be a Firm of Endearment

And, no one is more endearing than this custom home builder ... Read more

The Coach Effect
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The Coach Effect

Three tips to drive your team beyond managed outcomes to greater ambitions and goals. Read more

Relentless Systems Thinking
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Relentless Systems Thinking

Structures referred to in the logical thinking processes are known as logic trees.... Read more

That Was It (.) (!) (?)……(#)
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That Was It (.) (!) (?)……(#)

Professor Casey punctuates the just-ended year of 2015 with the facts, some... Read more

Ending the 'Victim' Reflex
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Ending the 'Victim' Reflex

How to dismantle the drama triangle and transform distraction loops into learning... Read more

Pipeline: A Value Proposition
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Pipeline: A Value Proposition

A workshop that focuses on the business of building homes vs. the home building... Read more

Consumer Information is King
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Consumer Information is King

Are you ready for the informed home buyer? If not, notes Sam Rashkin, you'd better... Read more

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