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Builder 100 Preview: Trumark’s Strategic Land Acquisitions Pay Off

Builder 100 Preview: Trumark’s Strategic Land Acquisitions Pay Off

A strong background in land entitlements helped Trumark secure approvals for urban-area lots. read more >

Builder 100: Introducing the Fastest-Growing Builder on the Next 100 List

Builder 100: Introducing the Fastest-Growing Builder on the Next 100 List

The Baton Rouge, La.–based builder grew by over 100% in its third year on the list, thanks to smart land selection and a... read more >

Builder 100: The 10 Fastest-Growing Private Companies

Builder 100: The 10 Fastest-Growing Private Companies

The number of U.S. home builders offering entry-level housing last year rose 25% compared to the year before. read more >

Builder 100: From Boom to Bust and Beyond

Builder 100: From Boom to Bust and Beyond

A look at the Builder 100/Next 100 list since 2005 yields a timeline... read more >

Modular Micro Units Take Manhattan

Modular Micro Units Take Manhattan

A factory-built project in New York City offers a new way to dish up... read more >

Builder 100: Entry Level Makes a Comeback

Builder 100: Entry Level Makes a Comeback

WalletHub determined the greenest states in the nation, looking at everything from air and water quality to energy... read more >

7 Efficient and Flexible Floor Plans

7 Efficient and Flexible Floor Plans

Designed with green features, these smart plans offer wide appeal. read more >

New Home Co. Swings to a Loss

New Home Co. Swings to a Loss

Shift in mix, lower JV revenue, rise in SG&A conspire to suppress earnings. read more >

The Builder Business

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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Game Change
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Game Change

Four questions to ask yourself before rolling out a new idea to your team. Read more

The Art of the Donald
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The Art of the Donald

Presidential primary politics as a real estate development deal? Read more

Bill Pulte's War
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Bill Pulte's War

Pulte Homes founder: 'With Richard’s uniquely disastrous track record of... Read more

A Fresh Take on Change Management
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A Fresh Take on Change Management

The hard work of adapting to market constraints gets easier when your staff comes... Read more

The Pulte Saga Continues
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The Pulte Saga Continues

BUILDER speaks to Bill Pulte--the grandson--about the leadership and strategy... Read more

Pulte Speeds Up Succession Plan, Dugas Retirement; Fracas Ensues
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Pulte Speeds Up Succession Plan, Dugas Retirement; Fracas Ensues

In unusual move, company founder and two allies demand a new CEO; board stands... Read more

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Mutual Assurance
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Mutual Assurance

How to structure a results-based consulting assignment to improve operational... Read more

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