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IBS 2024: How to Navigate the Largest Exhibit Floor in 15 Years
Exhibitions IBS 2024: How to Navigate the Largest Exhibit Floor in 15 Years NAHB chief revenue officer Geoff Cassidy shares tips on getting around the nearly 675,000 net square feet of exhibitions. read more
Last Chance to Submit for 2024 Builder 100
Housing Data Last Chance to Submit for 2024 Builder 100 Fill out the survey by Feb. 29 to be considered for our annual list of the nation's top builders ranked by closings. read more
6 Exterior and Structural Products to Enhance Curb Appeal and Outdoor Living
Products 6 Exterior and Structural Products to Enhance Curb Appeal and Outdoor Living Find new products from James Hardie, MoistureShield, Westlake Royal Building Products, and more. read more
Market Snapshot: Dallas New-Home Market Resilient Amid Mortgage Rate Challenges
Local Markets Market Snapshot: Dallas New-Home Market Resilient Amid Mortgage Rate Challenges Strong economic fundamentals and job growth buoy Dallas housing market despite affordability concerns. read more
Step Into Spring With This Fresh Floor Plan Idea
Plans Step Into Spring With This Fresh Floor Plan Idea Here’s a farmhouse layout with impressive storage and flexibility. read more
Harnessing AI's Potential While Navigating Its Limitations
Computers Harnessing AI's Potential While Navigating Its Limitations Builders must navigate the realities and future possibilities of artificial intelligence. read more
Pump Up the (Sales) Volume with Advanced Audio Equipment
Builder Intel Pump Up the (Sales) Volume with Advanced Audio Equipment Architectural speakers blend seamlessly and deliver dynamic sound when integrated... read more
Ivory Innovations Selects Top 25 Finalists for the 2024 Ivory Prize
Competitions Ivory Innovations Selects Top 25 Finalists for the 2024 Ivory Prize These 25 housing innovations and solutions address the relentless housing affordability crisis. read more
AMH CEO David Singelyn to Retire at End of Year
Leadership AMH CEO David Singelyn to Retire at End of Year The board of trustees has appointed COO Bryan Smith to succeed David Singelyn as CEO. read more
Prioritize Performance With These 6 Window and Door Products
Products Prioritize Performance With These 6 Window and Door Products Find new products from Ply Gem, Johnson Hardware, PGT Innovations, and more. read more
New-Home Sales Are Off to a Healthy Start
Housing Data New-Home Sales Are Off to a Healthy Start With sales well above January 2023 levels, builders reported an increase in traffic last month with reasonable conversion. read more

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Step Into Spring With This Fresh Floor Plan Idea
Step Into Spring With This Fresh Floor Plan Idea

Here’s a farmhouse layout with impressive storage and flexibility.

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Farmhouse plan with storage, front exterior. See more details at Houseplans.
House Plan of the Week: Move-Up Farmhouse

This spacious design comes to life with lots of photos.

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Barndominium house plan, front exterior. See more details at Houseplans.com.
House Plan of the Week: Barndominium With Metal Framing

This rustic, open design is also available with conventional framing.

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Step Into Spring With This Fresh Floor Plan Idea

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6 Tile Trends to Consider and the Products to Match

Ranging from artisan-inspired to ultra-patterned, new tile collections are making... More

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House Plan of the Week: Detail-Filled Farmhouse from Visbeen Architects

Explore tons of photos of this luxurious design. More

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KTGY Elevates Build-to-Rent Living in Dallas-Area BB Living Harvest

The 191 build-to-rent homes in BB Living Harvest were designed with community in... More

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House Plan of the Week: Move-Up Farmhouse

This spacious design comes to life with lots of photos. More

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7 Tips for Designing Attractive Build-to-Rent Homes and Communities

Two residential architects share their best practices for creating sought-after... More

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House Plan of the Week: Barndominium With Metal Framing

This rustic, open design is also available with conventional framing. More

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Future Living Today: Couple Fulfills Dream With 2024 Virtual Concept Home by Livabl

How Gene and Amy Cross found their perfect home with flex spaces and innovative... More

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7 Takeaways from ASID’s 2024 Trends Outlook

Highly textured and hotel-inspired elements as well as warm hues are creating... More

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