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HOUSTON BUSINESS JOURNAL

Toll Taps Jenkins to Head Up MPC Sales to Builders

Toll Brothers has tapped the co-founder of Newland Communities, Jim Jenkins, to oversee its new master-planned communities division, reports Paul Takahashi for the Houston Business Journal. The division will lead efforts on the land sales side of the real estate industry, developing lots and selling them to other home builders in its own master-planned communities.

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Top 10 Markets for New Residential Construction

Housing starts numbers out today surprised many observers with its strength at the highest in eight months, but Metrostudy finds it to have been in line with actual counts released earlier this month. Metrostudy chief economist Brad Hunter breaks down the New Residential Construction release from the Census, including a look at the top ten markets leading in growth in quarterly starts.

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