2015’s New Geography of the Housing Recovery

2015’s New Geography of the Housing Recovery

In Metrostudy’s projections for 2015, it’s clear that builders need more lots, which means they’ll need to expand their land positions beyond A and B locations read more >

NASA-inspired Shower Recycles Water in Real Time

NASA-inspired Shower Recycles Water in Real Time

A Swedish company brings space-technology to Earth to conserve water use in showers. read more >

10 Top-Selling House Plans of 2014

10 Top-Selling House Plans of 2014

Outdoor living, kitchen space, and main-level master suites topped the charts. read more >

Winter-Proof: 5 Tips for Building Homes in Cold Climates

Winter-Proof: 5 Tips for Building Homes in Cold Climates

As temperatures start to drop, we've rounded up five cool ways to battle... read more >

2015 Outlook: Double or Nothin'

2015 Outlook: Double or Nothin'

Rider Levett Bucknall’s anticipates a 10% rise in construction starts... read more >

2015 Hearthstone Awards Call for Nominations

2015 Hearthstone Awards Call for Nominations

Builders and their employees are eligible for the prestigious industry award focused on community service. read more >

Top 5 Cities for Retiring Baby Boomers

Top 5 Cities for Retiring Baby Boomers

Madison, Wis. tops the list, with Omaha, Neb. and Provo, Utah not far behind, according to a 2014 Milken Institute report. read more >

Magnetic Appeal: Induction Technology Draws Closer

Magnetic Appeal: Induction Technology Draws Closer

Fast, safe, and efficient, induction technology has the potential to shake up the kitchen status quo. read more >

The Builder Business

Where Does Solar Make Sense?

A new study finds big differences and surprises in solar energy production among U.S. states.

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2015 Outlook: Double or Nothin'

Rider Levett Bucknall’s anticipates a 10% rise in construction starts next year, nearly double the estimated growth rate for 2014.

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Best Micro Houses of 2014: A Globe Trotting Tour

The year's best tiny houses, from Johannesburg to Japan.

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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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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

Culture: Confidence and Accountability
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Culture: Confidence and Accountability

Five words that could change the way you run your business: I'll leave it up to you Read more

David Lemnah Finds Success in Managing Costs
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David Lemnah Finds Success in Managing Costs

Moving from a big builder to co-founder of a private home builder, Lemnah has... Read more

Chuck Chippero Fosters Supply Chain Transparency
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Chuck Chippero Fosters Supply Chain Transparency

Drawing from previous manufacturing experience, Chippero is changing the way Pulte... Read more

Bill Harrill Optimizes Purchasing's Daily Routine
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Bill Harrill Optimizes Purchasing's Daily Routine

Aided by improved technology and a proactive attitude, the Meritage exec is... Read more

Kelley Wiggins Keeps Communication Open
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Kelley Wiggins Keeps Communication Open

At Brookfield Residential, trade contractors are part of the team. Read more

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