Home Builder News and Analysis

Why 'Build-on-Your-Lot' Programs Can Be Beneficial to Production Builders
Best Practices Why 'Build-on-Your-Lot' Programs Can Be Beneficial to Production Builders For the past two decades, Drees Homes has been competing with custom builders in the "build-on-your-lot" space and is now expanding its program further. read more
Dream Finders Homes Stretches West
Land Dream Finders Homes Stretches West Recently closing on nearly 300 homesites in two Phoenix area communities, Dream Finders Homes is launching a division in the market. read more
What’s New in Siding? Ask a Merchandising Manager
Builder Intel What’s New in Siding? Ask a Merchandising Manager From vinyl to fiber cement, the latest siding materials are durable and more versatile than ever. Just ask ABC Supply’s Dean Whitcomb. read more
D.R. Horton: ‘Demand Remained Favorable’ in Q3
Earnings Reports D.R. Horton: ‘Demand Remained Favorable’ in Q3 Positive spring selling demand and favorable demographics supported growth in closings and home orders in the fiscal third quarter. read more
Visionary Homes Joins Forces With Japan-Based Misawa Homes Co.
Mergers and Acquisitions Visionary Homes Joins Forces With Japan-Based Misawa Homes Co. For its first time in the western U.S., Misawa Homes Co. has partnered to acquire 51% of Utah-based Visionary Homes. read more
June Single-Family Completions Tick Upward, Starts Slide
Housing Data June Single-Family Completions Tick Upward, Starts Slide The Census Bureau and HUD report a 2.2% month-over-month decrease in single-family housing starts last month. read more
4 Things to Watch Ahead of Builder Earnings Season
Earnings Reports 4 Things to Watch Ahead of Builder Earnings Season Profitability, demand elasticity, consumer spending expectations, and weather impacts all things to watch. read more
12 Trending Interior Design Features for Midyear 2024
Design 12 Trending Interior Design Features for Midyear 2024 Halfway into the year, homeowners are resonating with wainscoting, curves, botanicals, and more. read more
House Plan of the Week: Dreamy Farmhouse With Rectangular Footprint
Plans House Plan of the Week: Dreamy Farmhouse With Rectangular Footprint This simple design includes modern must-haves, like a big garage. read more
What the Slab? Foundations Shift Across Nation
Basement What the Slab? Foundations Shift Across Nation The number of new homes built on slabs has skyrocketed. read more
Builder Confidence Takes Another Hit
Housing Data Builder Confidence Takes Another Hit The NAHB/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index declined to its lowest reading since December 2023 in July. read more

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Simple farmhouse plan with large garage, front exterior. See more images at Houseplans.
House Plan of the Week: Dreamy Farmhouse With Rectangular Footprint

This simple design includes modern must-haves, like a big garage.

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Lakefront house plan, rear exterior. See details at Houseplans.
House Plan of the Week: Ultimate Summer Living

Check out this new home design that showcases impressive porches and decks.

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House Plan of the Week: Multigenerational Barndominium
House Plan of the Week: Multigenerational Barndominium

This spacious, flexible design features a two-bedroom apartment above the garage.

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Modern tiny house plan, front exterior. See details at Houseplans.
House Plan of the Week: ADU With Upscale Details

See how this tiny home plan showcases some surprising amenities.

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12 Trending Interior Design Features for Midyear 2024

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House Plan of the Week: Dreamy Farmhouse With Rectangular Footprint

This simple design includes modern must-haves, like a big garage. More

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ICON’s Digital Catalog of Ready-to-Print Homes Comes to Texas

Eight single-family homes in Wimberley Springs will be the first to feature... More

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House Plan of the Week: Ultimate Summer Living

Check out this new home design that showcases impressive porches and decks. More

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House Plan of the Week: Multigenerational Barndominium

This spacious, flexible design features a two-bedroom apartment above the garage. More

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Landscaping Goes a Long Way for Curb Appeal

The majority of homeowners say well-maintained lawns and landscaping boost curb... More

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House Plan of the Week: ADU With Upscale Details

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7 Picturesque Areas Ideal for Watching the 2024 Summer Olympics

Check out these stunning living spaces equipped with TVs from previous Builder's... More

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Going for the Gold (Nugget): Unveiling the 2024 Grand Award Winners

Check out the homes and communities of the year as well as a selection of the... More

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