Technology has become integrated into our homes with devices such as networked doorbells, smart thermostats, and wireless light bulbs.
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Thanks to favorable median home prices, affordability, inventory, and cash buyer competition, cities like Indianapolis and Birmingham may be just what first-time buyers are looking for
If voters approve, utilities would have to continue to give solar customers a one-to-one credit for most of the excess power they send to the grid.
Home renovation is expected to reach $325 billion by early 2017, marking the highest level in 10 years
Building codes, local zoning ordinances, and rules governing aesthetics within the boundaries of homeowners’ associations have not always kept up with advances in sustainability.
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With the hopes of luring young, college-educated employees, and the employers who hire them, away from big cities, suburbs are undergoing development projects meant to mimic the urban aesthetic and
Kitson & Partners has visions of its Florida development, Babcock Ranch, becoming the standard for ensuing ultra-sustainable communities across the United States
The document contains design information for structural lumber, glued laminated timber, structural-use panels, cross-laminated timber, poles and piles, I-joists, and structural composite lumber.
The new San Francisco law makes it the first major US city to mandate solar panels on new construction.
In some aspects of the economy, the real estate bust has had the sustain of a high-quality guitar, as its effects are still being felt today
The proposed policy offers two options: the Department of Energy’s “Home Energy Score” or a similar energy-efficiency score through Columbia Water and Light.
The debate rages on between renting and buying, and this time it focuses on what’s best for those entering their golden years
The goal is to increase market adoption of high-impact energy efficient technologies in the home remodeling industry.
Golf courses are unable to compete with the wide appeal of intricate fitness centers and sports fields and complexes
AHV Communities' neighborhoods of detached rentals could change the perception of leasing a place to live.
The updated tool can be used to determine design wind loads applicable to perimeter edge-metal flashing system design, which helps regarding compliance with ANSI/SPRI ES-1 requirements.