Illinois sales of Weekley's homes are expected to begin in the fourth quarter of 2014.

Matt Ivey, co-owner, Ivey Homes, Evans, Ga.

Matt Ivey shares how Ivey Homes found a successful medium between in-house sales and outsourcing.
Can a dysfunctional Congress and a beleaguered White House finally agree on tax and housing finance reform? (Hint: Probably not this year...)

Photo: DaVinci Roofscapes

National color expert Kate Smith, president of Sensational Color, predicts that 2014 will be the year of “quiet elegance” for roofing colors across America. 

Oakhurst 432 is a five-story condominium building with a warm, contemporary design that combines vertical setbacks and horizontal, linear elements. Photos: Etco Homes 

Oakhurst 432 is filling a void in Beverly Hills, Calif., with new for-sale condominiums for the top of the luxury market. 
The Chateau Qu’Appelle by True North Log Homes packs high-tech environmental features and rich detailing into an efficient, 1,735-square-foot plan. 

Patric Horn and Leslie Horn, brother and sister, and founders of Three Squared Inc. Photo: Three Squared

With help from Frank Lloyd Wright’s grandson, Eric Lloyd Wright, Three Squared hopes to show the world that shipping-container houses can be both practical and beautiful.

Photo courtesy of Taylor Morrison

Six floor plans will debut at the grand opening of master-planned golf community Castle Pines Village on April 26 and 27.
The builder will offer SunPower solar power systems at no additional cost with the purchase of a to-be-built home through April 30.
Ten winners were selected in four categories recognizing outstanding design
The LEED for Homes Awards recognize projects, developers, and homebuilders that have demonstrated outstanding leadership in residential green building.


INSIDE Show Village 2014 - Episode 1
Rinnai - Show Village 2014
LP Smartside - Show Village 2014
INSIDE Show Village 2014 - Episode 1
This year we take a look at Show Village at the International Builders Show from the builders perspective and what they take away from this event every year.

April 2014

This Month in Professional Builder

Getting Beyond the Impasse

Outstanding Outdoor Spaces

Taming the Chaos

Designs for First-time Buyers


The 2015 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD delivers the capability heavy-duty truck customers demand, along with greater refinement and control for more comfort and confidence.


Matt Ivey shares how Ivey Homes found a successful medium between in-house sales and outsourcing.