IBS/KBIS 2015: Day 3 Product Finds

IBS/KBIS 2015: Day 3 Product Finds

Editors Lauren Hunter, Laura McNulty, and Craig Webb wrap up their time on the show floor with these great picks read more >

Measure for Measure: Home Builder Mergers and Acquisitions

Measure for Measure: Home Builder Mergers and Acquisitions

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

Builders’ New Power Play: Net-Zero Homes

Builders’ New Power Play: Net-Zero Homes

Wall Street Journal staffer Kris Hudson canvasses industry pros--including Meritage Home's C.R. Herro, Blue Heron partner... read more >

FourPlans: Ultra-Narrow House Plans

FourPlans: Ultra-Narrow House Plans

Dealing with a really narrow lot? These slim layouts (none wider than 24... read more >

Should You Save or Splurge When Selecting Products?

Should You Save or Splurge When Selecting Products?

We dug into product pricing to find the wiggle room in Cost vs. Value... read more >

Help for Your Business from Houzz

Help for Your Business from Houzz

Sandra Malm stops by the Houzz booth to speak with vice president of industry marketing Liza Hausman about what’s new on... read more >

Website Helps Builders Comply with Environmental Rules

Website Helps Builders Comply with Environmental Rules

Associated General Contractors of America and EPA take the guesswork out of green projects. read more >

Air-Purifying Hardwood Flooring Hits the Market

Air-Purifying Hardwood Flooring Hits the Market

New technology breaks down airborne toxins for healthier indoor air. read more >

The Builder Business

Millennials Squeeze: Where Prices Are High Young Adults Will Wait to Own

Zillow analyst Aaron Terrazas explores the impact of local market home price dynamics and the intentions and capacity of young adults to move into homeownership.

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Home Buyers Will Pay Premium for Solar

The largest-ever study of its kind concluded home buyers will pay a premium up to $15,000 for homes with solar.

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The Cities Where African-Americans Are Doing The Best Economically

New Geography post meister Joel Kotkin takes a look at the wide variance in economic conditions for African-Americans, exploring which of America’s 52 largest metropolitan areas present African-Americans with the best economic opportunities.

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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

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

Pricing growth incites low new-home demand, but it’s more an indication of fear,... 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

Five Ways to Beat Complacency
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Five Ways to Beat Complacency

A culture of constant improvement wards off 'success disease' Read more

Optics and Improvement
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Optics and Improvement

Mental Models: If you can see it, you can do it Read more

What You're Looking For May Not Be What You're Looking For
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What You're Looking For May Not Be What You're Looking For

Budget your coaching time to make the most of the year’s end Read more

You Bet Your Assets
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You Bet Your Assets

The challenge for home building sellers is to demonstrate value beyond the lots Read more

Kings of the Seven-Figure Hill
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Kings of the Seven-Figure Hill

Rising prices are keeping first-time buyers out of the market while a few of the... Read more

That Next Hire
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That Next Hire

It's time to bring back the estimator: Continuum's Clark Ellis and Brandon Hart... Read more

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