New Foundation System Could Revolutionize Basement Construction

New Foundation System Could Revolutionize Basement Construction

High-performance composite panels decrease construction time and beef up energy efficiency. read more >

A Better Way to Sell Countertops

A Better Way to Sell Countertops

Pulte Capital Partners is carrying lessons learned from production home building one rung up the supply chain. read more >

Will Watt's Call for Lower Down Payments Matter?

Will Watt's Call for Lower Down Payments Matter?

Federal Housing Finance Agency Director Mel Watt announces that they'll back loans as low as 3%. read more >

Top Cities for Unmet Boomer Housing Demand

Top Cities for Unmet Boomer Housing Demand

According to a new study from Epcon Franchising and Metrostudy, here are... read more >

The Next Generation Air Vent, Smarter and Sleeker

The Next Generation Air Vent, Smarter and Sleeker

MIT-based start-up potentially solves homes' hot and cold spots. read more >

Tricon-Shea Trilogy Three-Peat for Phoenix Encore

Tricon-Shea Trilogy Three-Peat for Phoenix Encore

Canadian firm makes another home building investment read more >

Bozzuto Goes Deep for an Edge, and a Hedge

Bozzuto Goes Deep for an Edge, and a Hedge

The Bozzuto Group enters markets at all points of housing from affordable to market-rate houses and apartments, read more >

Net-Zero Builder Targets Baby Boomer Community

Net-Zero Builder Targets Baby Boomer Community

Custom builder High Performance Homes aims to meet Baby Boomers' demand for energy effecient features by offering net-zero... read more >

The Builder Business

America's 13 Hottest Real Estate Markets

Fortune draws a line in the sand with a rankings of America's 13 hottest residential real estate markets, using Trulia and other home sales price data.

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Toll Call on New Mortgage Rules: 'Dumb-Ass Idea'

Wall Street Journal staffer Kris Hudson, covering public company earnings calls, reports that some home builders are heralding federal regulators’ move this week to ease mortgage-qualification standards as a key to reviving the entry-level market but at least one is panning it as a return to dangerous lending, i.e. a "dumb-ass idea."

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Millennials Who Want to Rent Rather Than Own

New York Times staffer Dionne Searcey reports on the millions of 20- and 30-somethings who shared living quarters with friends or nestled in their parents’ basements to ride out the economic shock waves from the Great Recession are beginning to branch out on their own. But they are still largely shut out of the mortgage market.

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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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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

The Unleavable CultureThe Unleavable Culture

If you want talent to want to stay, get clear on your mission, plan, and core values Read more

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