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Six of the Country's Most Weather-Resistant Homes

Six of the Country's Most Weather-Resistant Homes

These projects can withstand most anything Mother Nature throws at them. 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 >

The TRI Pointe Culture

The TRI Pointe Culture

BUILDER visits the Southern California headquaters of our 2015 Builder of the Year, TRI Pointe. In this segment, we meet... read more >

11 Marvelous Mudrooms and Entryways

11 Marvelous Mudrooms and Entryways

These mudrooms from BUILDER and Custom Home provide homeowners with both... read more >

Toll Misses Earnings Estimates

Toll Misses Earnings Estimates

Toll's third-quarter results were below analyst expectations, but future... read more >

Easy Entry into Home Technology

Easy Entry into Home Technology

Knowing how to make homes “smart” can be a challenge. Here, Hanley Wood products guru Lauren Hunter provides five... read more >

10 Points to Consider When Switching Software

10 Points to Consider When Switching Software

There’s a lot on the line when reviewing new construction software. Here’s how to make the right decision. read more >

Picture Frame: A Responsive Home Progress Update

Picture Frame: A Responsive Home Progress Update

Progress continues on the site of the BUILDER Responsive Homes. We followed along on the pre-dry-wall walk-through to see... read more >

The Builder Business

Toll Misses Earnings Estimates

Toll's third-quarter results were below analyst expectations, but future quarters look stronger. BUILDER's Les Shaver looks at the results and the reaction.

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3 Tips for Building a Business That Reflects Your Deepest Values

Entrepreneurs who know their success has benefited employees, customers and community enjoy the greatest satisfaction.

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2015’s Healthiest Housing Markets WalletHub ranks housing markets according to healthiness.

WalletHub analyst Richie Bernardo ranks the nation's healthiest housing markets according to that methodology and research alchemy that Bernardo does best.

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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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Talk and Action
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Talk and Action

Forrest Performance Group principal Jason Forrest explores cultural excellence... Read more

A Leap and a Dare
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A Leap and a Dare

Take this test--it will measure your volume home building production IQ. 15... Read more

Where Buyers Say I Do: The Top Markets for Married New Home Buyers
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Where Buyers Say I Do: The Top Markets for Married New Home Buyers

Summer is the peak of wedding season. And following a somewhat promising spring... Read more

Performance Anxiety
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Performance Anxiety

What if a car came with a 2,000 mile warranty? If it did, you would probably laugh... Read more

Field Guide
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Field Guide

To help sales teams improve, these three 'learning moments' serve as instances to... Read more

Start Making Dense
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Start Making Dense

When it comes down to it, housing affordability's 'guy behind the tree" is you and... Read more

Practice Makes Process
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Practice Makes Process

Is the big benefit of home builders' workflow improvement better margins or is it... Read more

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