4 Home Plans Featuring 2014's Must-Have Design Trends

4 Home Plans Featuring 2014's Must-Have Design Trends

These four homes display 2014's must-have amenities, including indoor/outdoor connections, exceptional kitchens, and smart storage. read more >

Newer Modular Homes Give a Glimpse of Home Building's Future

Newer Modular Homes Give a Glimpse of Home Building's Future

Judges from the 2014 Builder's Choice Awards discuss new modular homes and how they could be the future of home building. read more >

6 Energy Star Homes We Love

6 Energy Star Homes We Love

In honor of Energy Star Day, we’ve rounded up some of our favorite homes certified to the EPA's green building program. read more >

The Zero Moment of Truth: Lessons From Amazon.com

The Zero Moment of Truth: Lessons From Amazon.com

The first of a three-part series on the disruptive impact of eCommerce... read more >

Drees Opts in on Ekotrope Sustainable Design Tool

Drees Opts in on Ekotrope Sustainable Design Tool

Drees Homes says the building optimization software will help... read more >

Top 10 Cities for Unmet Boomer Housing Demand

Top 10 Cities for Unmet Boomer Housing Demand

The top 10 US markets projected to have the highest housing gap for baby boomers, according to a new study from Epcon... read more >

5 Tips for Building Homes in Cold Climates

5 Tips for Building Homes in Cold Climates

As temperature start to drop, we've rounded up five cool ways to battle the ravages of Old Man Winter. read more >

Single Family Home Outlook 'Moderate'

Single Family Home Outlook 'Moderate'

Confidence about the outlook for the next six months for single-family homes is still generally “moderate” in many states. read more >

The Builder Business

When Will Robots Become Builders?

There is a truism about home building, that it is a local business. No development, so far, has done much to change that widely held belief. But will it always be so? When will technology-enabled automation begin to fiddle with an essential DNA component of home building, the notion of variability driven by location? Here's a story from Fast Company's Ariel Schwartz that could get some juices flowing about what's possible, probable, and quite plausibly more proximate than one might think on first consideration.

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The Worst Deal You’ve Ever Done

Failure can be a great teacher. Multifamily Executive Magazine asked five of the industry’s top CEOs to discuss their worst deal and what they learned from it, and the answers ranged from the comedic to the profound.

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Small Business Breakdown: Where are the Highest Salaries?

Small businesses are the backbone of the U.S. economy—about half of all employees work at a small business. Here, from NerdWallet research analyst Shreekar Jasthi and the NerdWallet team, is where people who work for small businesses get paid the most.

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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

Why Process is SexyWhy Process is Sexy

One home builder’s stress test shows why a process map is critical Read more

Accountability: The Center of a Healthy CultureAccountability: The Center of a Healthy Culture

6 important guidelines to follow that develop a culture of personal accountability Read more

Home Builders' M&A WaveHome Builders' M&A Wave

Be early, be rigorous, and be right on price ... or don't be there at all Read more

Ben Bernanke, Greg Maddux, and D.R. Horton's Brad ConlonBen Bernanke, Greg Maddux, and D.R. Horton's Brad Conlon

Of October mornings, budget time, and what we can and can't control. Operational... Read more

Ask First, Advise LaterAsk First, Advise Later

In sales coaching, as in life, there're reasons we have two ears and one mouth.... Read more

Leading Home Builders in America's Top Small CitiesLeading Home Builders in America's Top Small Cities

Who are the top builders and typical buyers in Money's 2014 Best Places to Live?... Read more

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