Home Builder News and Analysis

Inside Utah’s Plan to Build 35,000 Starter Homes in a Hurry
Policy Inside Utah’s Plan to Build 35,000 Starter Homes in a Hurry Home builders played a key role in the passage of a package of housing-related bills and remain... read more
Call for Entries: 2024 Builder's Choice Design Awards
Awards Call for Entries: 2024 Builder's Choice Design Awards The 2024 edition of the annual residential design awards program will accept entries until June 7. read more
5 Questions to Ask Your Supplier
Builder Intel 5 Questions to Ask Your Supplier Is your supplier delivering all it can to ensure your success? Here’s what to look for when comparing suppliers. read more
Here Are the Sustainable Elements Homeowners Want
Sustainability Here Are the Sustainable Elements Homeowners Want According to industry experts, LED lighting and water-conserving or energy-efficient... read more
Cultivating a Culture of Effective Closers in Sales
Sales Cultivating a Culture of Effective Closers in Sales ‘The modern buyer is bombarded with an array of choices, leading to what is commonly referred to as decision fatigue.’ read more
New-Home Sales Remain Stronger Than Last Year Through March
Single Family New-Home Sales Remain Stronger Than Last Year Through March Sales were lower on a month-over-month basis, but the Zonda Market Ranking... read more
Horton to Realtors: We’ve Got Your Back Despite NAR Settlement
Legal Issues Horton to Realtors: We’ve Got Your Back Despite NAR Settlement Chairman of D.R. Horton vows to work with brokerages ‘regardless of what direction this takes.’ read more
How Post-Closing Support Affects Your Success
BD Intel How Post-Closing Support Affects Your Success The post-closing process is an important opportunity for builders to earn rave reviews and customer loyalty. read more
D.R. Horton Raises Guidance on Strong Sales
Earnings Reports D.R. Horton Raises Guidance on Strong Sales ‘Home buyer demand during the spring selling season thus far has been good.’ read more
11 Organizations Recognized for Innovative Solutions to the Housing Crisis
Competitions 11 Organizations Recognized for Innovative Solutions to the Housing Crisis Ivory Innovations will consider the following finalists for the 2024 Ivory Prize for Housing Affordability. read more
Existing-Home Sales Retreat 4.3% in March
Single Family Existing-Home Sales Retreat 4.3% in March The median existing-home sales price rose 4.8%, marking the ninth consecutive month of... read more

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Small farmhouse plan for a narrow lot, front exterior. See details at Houseplans.
House Plan of the Week: 2-Bed, 2-Bath Farmhouse for a Narrow Lot

Check out how this small design makes a stylish starter home.

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Modern house plan with roof deck, front exterior. See more details at Houseplans.
House Plan of the Week: Modern Design With a Rooftop Deck

See how this home plan is ready for pleasant spring days.

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Craftsman house plan with basement, front exterior photo. Photo by Mike Buck, courtesy of Visbeen Architects. See more photos at Houseplans.
House Plan of the Week: Elegant Craftsman From Visbeen Architects

This move-up home design brings rugged style to a sloping lot.

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Modern farmhouse plan with storage, front exterior. See details at Houseplans.
House Plan of the Week: Modern Farmhouse With Tons of Storage

This sleek home design showcases walk-in closets and bonus space.

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Here Are the Sustainable Elements Homeowners Want

According to industry experts, LED lighting and water-conserving or... More

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House Plan of the Week: 2-Bed, 2-Bath Farmhouse for a Narrow Lot

Check out how this small design makes a stylish starter home. More

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House Plan of the Week: Modern Design With a Rooftop Deck

See how this home plan is ready for pleasant spring days. More

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Meet the ‘Loneliest’ Color in Sherwin-Williams’ Vast Collection

The inaugural campaign puts Kingdom Gold, a vibrant and luminous gold hue, into... More

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House Plan of the Week: Elegant Craftsman From Visbeen Architects

This move-up home design brings rugged style to a sloping lot. More

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11 On-Trend Features That Will Create the Ultimate Spa-Like Bathroom

Today's homeowners want to bring the spa back to their homes, and these 11... More

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Call for Entries: 2024 Builder's Choice Design Awards

The 2024 edition of the annual residential design awards program will accept... More

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House Plan of the Week: Modern Farmhouse With Tons of Storage

This sleek home design showcases walk-in closets and bonus space. More

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Why Golf Simulators Are the Hottest New Build Amenity

Indoor golf is making its way into homes old and new, with specific room and... More

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