John Butterfield

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Housing Starts Fall 8.5 Percent in June

Starts for homes fell 8.5 percent nationwide in June, dropping to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.802 million units, the Census Bureau reported today. Single-family starts were off 9.5 percent from May's totals, dropping to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.489 million units. The June fall-off represented the slowest pace for starts since May 2003. While a sign that the economy cooled slightly last month, the total still leaves home building at a healthy level for the year. Read more

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Happy Holidays from BUILDER Online

Enjoy your time with family and friends as we take our holiday break. We at BUILDER Online wish you and yours the peace of the season and the very best of the New Year. Read more

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HomeBuilder.com and Builder Homesite Consortium Form Alliance

HomeBuilder.com(TM), and the Builder Homesite Consortium, two of the building industry's leading sources of online sales leads, today announced an alliance to increase the online advertising reach of America's home builders. Read more

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Rudy Giuliani Extols Home Builders as American Heroes

The former NYC mayor says home ownership is one of the typically American values that terrorists attempted to destroy with their Sept. 11 attack. Read more

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