Five Hottest U.S. Housing Markets Where Supply Meets Demand

Five Hottest U.S. Housing Markets Where Supply Meets Demand

Based on job opportunities, population growth, and land availability, BUILDER has selected five up-and-coming cities where demand for new housing will peak in the next few years. read more >

FourPlans: The Best New Modern Designs

FourPlans: The Best New Modern Designs

Give buyers something fresh and inspiring with these beautiful modern homes. There’s practical substance with all this... read more >

Create Modern Houses With Widespread Appeal

Create Modern Houses With Widespread Appeal

Architect Steve James shows how to design modern homes with less edge, to attract a wider market segment. read more >

12 Tips for Successful Infill Development

12 Tips for Successful Infill Development

Sean Ruppert, principal of OPaL LLC, makes creating and selling... read more >

The 10 Healthiest Housing Markets for 2015, Per Metrostudy

The 10 Healthiest Housing Markets for 2015, Per Metrostudy

Metrostudy's David Cobb offers insights into new-home sales,... read more >

BUILDER Exclusive: A 2015 Look at Labor Shortages

BUILDER Exclusive: A 2015 Look at Labor Shortages

A Metrostudy analysis zeroes in on the labor shortage pain-points. Metrostudy national sales manager Toby Morrison... read more >

Risks and Rewards: Miami-Dade County's Condo Market

Risks and Rewards: Miami-Dade County's Condo Market

While the South Florida single family home market has recovered nicely, the same cannot be said for the condo market, with... read more >

Houzz Barometer: Business Abuzz at the Roots

Houzz Barometer: Business Abuzz at the Roots

The Q1 2015 research program magnifies thriving life among small firms. Sandra Malm speaks with Nino Sitchinava, principal... read more >

The Builder Business

Lumber Liquidators Warns of Possible Department of Justice Criminal Charges

An Associated Press story reports that Lumber Liquidators shares plummeted Wednesday after the floor retailer warned it may face criminal charges and be the subject of an upcoming "60 Minutes" segment.

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5 Ingenious Homes at the Forefront of Small-Space Design

The small space trend is only growing, but not all tiny homes are created equal. Curbed's Rachel Doyle presents five stellar examples of efficient architecture done right.

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Construction-Defect Lawsuits Get Taken to Task

Wall Street Journal staffer Kris Hudson reports that lawmakers in several states, led by Nevada, are moving to rein in construction-defect laws, a change that would curtail allegedly frivolous litigation but also make it more difficult for homeowners with legitimate claims to sue home builders over flaws.

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BUILDER Deal Flow

Exclusive updates, data, and takeaways on funding, private placements, syndications, initial public offerings, and mergers and acquisitions.

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Big Builder

Beam Me Back, Scotty!
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Beam Me Back, Scotty!

Home building veteran George Casey looks back to glimpse at what may be around the... Read more

Winter Heat: 9 Markets That Spring Before Spring
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Winter Heat: 9 Markets That Spring Before Spring

Punxsutawney Phil declared six more weeks of winter, but BUILDER data journalist... Read more

Beyond Fair Market Value
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Beyond Fair Market Value

Do home building mergers and acquisitions put value on home building company... Read more

Three Ways Builders Can Attract Millennials to Combat the Labor Crisis
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Three Ways Builders Can Attract Millennials to Combat the...

Young workers are just what the industry needs to avoid a full-blown labor crisis,... Read more

Reduce Risk of a Cancellation
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Reduce Risk of a Cancellation

Attitude and service after the sale is as critical as it is before it. Forrest... Read more

Compared to What?
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Compared to What?

How an industry roll-up of cost comparisons can be used as a business benchmark,... Read more

Demand vs. Desire: The New Home Dilemma
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Demand vs. Desire: The New Home Dilemma

Pricing growth dampens new-home demand, but the hesitance is more an indication of... Read more

Measure for Measure: Home Builder Mergers and Acquisitions
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Measure for Measure: Home Builder Mergers and Acquisitions

An exploration of why acquirers use fair market value to price a home building... Read more

Deja New
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Deja New

Home building sage George Casey looks with a long view at short and long-term... Read more

D.R. Horton Dominates Top States for Inbound Migration
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D.R. Horton Dominates Top States for Inbound Migration

The largest builder in the U.S. is also the top public builder in the states... Read more

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