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Housing: Our Common Destiny?

Housing: Our Common Destiny?

So, we 'need' more affordable for-rent and for-sale housing ... who's going to do something about it? read more >

Where Are America's Happiest Homeowners?

Where Are America's Happiest Homeowners?

Despite California's high housing costs, San Francisco is home to the nation's happiest owners. read more >

Driving Growth and Affordability through Innovation and Safety

Driving Growth and Affordability through Innovation and Safety

The Path to ICC Code Compliance read more >

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25 MSAs Where the Disabled Are Most Able to Afford a New Home

25 MSAs Where the Disabled Are Most Able to Afford a New Home

Thanks to the ADA, many people with disabilities are financially... read more >

Resilient Waterfront House Stands up to Mudslides

Resilient Waterfront House Stands up to Mudslides

Located on a remote site, a Seattle-area project presents challenges and... read more >

New and Noteworthy Floor Plans

New and Noteworthy Floor Plans

The latest crop of designs shows off head-turning curb appeal and up-to-date amenities. read more >

LEED Generator

LEED Generator

A tornado of energy, focus, and contagious spirit, Rick Fedrizzi is honored as the 7th winner of the Hanley Award for... read more >

2016 GFCI Update: Powerful New Layer of Receptacle Safety

2016 GFCI Update: Powerful New Layer of Receptacle Safety

Receptacle and circuit breaker safety after the... read more >

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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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Architectural Solutions to Light Up Their Lives
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Architectural Solutions to Light Up Their Lives

Part 1 of the NEXTadventure Lighting Solutions Series Read more

TRI Pointe One of Best Places to Work
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TRI Pointe One of Best Places to Work

The builder is one of the top employers in Orange County. Read more

ICP Building Blocks for Starters
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ICP Building Blocks for Starters

Sam Rashkin's primer on insulated concrete panels explores how they can make... Read more

350 New Homes Planned in Dallas
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350 New Homes Planned in Dallas

Horizon Homes and Perry Homes will be builders in the project. Read more

Creating an Innovation Ecosystem: The KB Home Greenbuild ProjeKt
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Creating an Innovation Ecosystem: The KB Home Greenbuild ProjeKt

Studies show that ideas developed by three or more people have a greater appeal... Read more

A Pulte Detente?
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A Pulte Detente?

Here's Bill Pulte's full-statement on Thursday's PulteGroup earnings, board of... Read more

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