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A New Use for Drones: On-Site Safety

A New Use for Drones: On-Site Safety

A Florida construction firm is utilizing the technology to resolve issues before workers set foot in the field. read more >

Japan's Sekisui House to Acquire Woodside Homes

Japan's Sekisui House to Acquire Woodside Homes

Deal continues a spree of home builder m&a deals achieved by international interests. read more >

The Rise of the Transitional Home

The Rise of the Transitional Home

In an age of Houzz and Pinterest, an... read more >

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Beachfront Construction Unearths Long-Lost Ship

Beachfront Construction Unearths Long-Lost Ship

The 1870s steamer disappeared along the North Carolina coast 140 years ago. read more >

Six California Homes that Are Ready for 2020

Six California Homes that Are Ready for 2020

These ultra-efficient homes are ahead of the state's rigorous... read more >

January Existing Home Sales Rise 3.3%

January Existing Home Sales Rise 3.3%

Houses are selling at the fastest pace in almost a decade. read more >

FourPlans: Walkout Basements with "Wow" Moments

FourPlans: Walkout Basements with "Wow" Moments

These memorable designs maximize a sloping lot. read more >

3 Ways Builders Can Improve Their Moisture Management System

3 Ways Builders Can Improve Their Moisture Management System

Mismanaged water can have big consequences.... read more >

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New Home Company Reports Higher Profit A New Home Co. bungalow in its Twenty Oaks Community.

Revenue up 66% as deliveries climb 55% and prices rise 15%.

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Toll Reports $70 Million Profit A Toll Brothers rec room.

Closings up 12%, new orders rise 22%, but City Living unit slows.

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TRI Pointe Profit Slips on Geographic Shift TRI Pointe's Contemporary Farmhouse.

Fewer home sales in California take a bite out of margins.

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Century Closes Out 2016 With $15M 4th-QTR Profit Century's Murphy Creek in Aurora.

Closings rise 26%, new orders up 25.1%.

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Fortune's Fab Five Home Builders
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Fortune's Fab Five Home Builders

Toll Brothers, Lennar, D.R. Horton, CalAtlantic, and NVR rank as 2017 'most... More

The Power of Good Design, Part 2
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The Power of Good Design, Part 2

A better town home experience: It’s not a matter of cost. More

An Early-Spring Level-Set on Priorities
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An Early-Spring Level-Set on Priorities

These three simple, profound, revealing questions will help you focus on what's... More

Culture Coach: Hope is No Strategy
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Culture Coach: Hope is No Strategy

How to get ready for anything as 2017's Spring Selling Season kicks into high gear. More

55-Plus Buyers Need Flexible Space in Their Homes
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55-Plus Buyers Need Flexible Space in Their Homes

The NEXTadventure Home offers clever furniture solutions in its flex room. More

The Meaning of the NEXTadventure Community
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The Meaning of the NEXTadventure Community

Taylor Morrison looks at what 55-plus home buyers want in a community. More

Can Housing for Boomers and Millennials Be the Same?
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Can Housing for Boomers and Millennials Be the Same?

The NEXTadventure home design, originally geared toward 55-plus buyers, proves... More

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