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 Builder 100: Edge Homes' Good Reputation Spurs Growth

Builder 100: Edge Homes' Good Reputation Spurs Growth

Seen as one of the fastest growing home builders in America, Edge still emphasizes “affordable-yet-customizable” designs. read more >

Compensation 2016: The Chief Financial Executives

Compensation 2016: The Chief Financial Executives

Here are the 2015 comp rankings for cfo's at home building's 22 publicly-traded companies, disclosed in SEC proxy filings... read more >

Make Room for a New Star: The Laundry

Make Room for a New Star: The Laundry

Transformative Trends in Washers and Dryers read more >

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Builder 100: The Top 25 Private Companies

Builder 100: The Top 25 Private Companies

Big jumps for some firms and drops for others in 2015 closings. read more >

Builder 100: 10 Builders That Increased Sales Most Year-over-Year

Builder 100: 10 Builders That Increased Sales Most Year-over-Year

With the exception of two companies, smaller public firms grew the most... read more >

Builder 100: The 10 Fastest-Growing Private Companies

Builder 100: The 10 Fastest-Growing Private Companies

With few large acquisitions last year, mid-size companies rule 2016's fastest-growing list. read more >

Builder 100: Entry Level Makes a Comeback

Builder 100: Entry Level Makes a Comeback

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

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Big Glass 2.0

New oversized glass doors and windows achieve... 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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Compensation 2016: The Chief Financial Executives
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Compensation 2016: The Chief Financial Executives

Here are the 2015 comp rankings for cfo's at home building's 22 publicly-traded... Read more

More For Less
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More For Less

A new and difficult course: it's where a home builder baselines current... Read more

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

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