Suburbia: It has been a panacea and an expletive. Touted for affordability and maligned for automobile dependence, suburbia is a fact of life in the U.S.
Jesse H. Neal Award
The editors of Professional Builder and Professional Remodeler are proud to announce that they have been named winners of the prestigious Jesse H. Neal Award from American Business Media for excellence in business journalism — widely regarded as the Pulitzer Prize of business-to-business journalism.
Meet Professional Builder's 40 Under 40 class for 2012
An alligator hunter, break dancer, horse trainer, and former professional basketball player are among home building’s young superstars to be named 40 Under 40 winners for 2012 by the editors of Professional Builder magazine.
Marvin Windows & Doors, Minnesota Builders' Hall of Fame, first company
In an unprecedented honor, the Builders Association of Minnesota has named Marvin Windows and Doors to the Minnesota Building Industry Hall of Fame.
For 20 years, the National Housing Quality Award has been helping some of America’s best home builders improve their operations and make more money. Learn how applying for the NHQ Award can help your company: increase profitability, improve customer satisfaction, sell more homes, and more!
Living Building Challenge comes to Alaska
The Cascadia Green Building Council and the Aleutian Housing Authority (AHA) have commenced the Living Aleutian Home Design Competition to design a new, energy-efficient home for an Atka, Alaska man. The competition follows the principles of the Living Building Challenge 2.0, which encourages builders to create today’s greenest homes.
RSVP for the Builders Challenge Breakfast at International Builders Show
PB Design Awards: 20 award-winning projects that reflect today’s buyers
Is your firm a housing giant 2012?
See where your firm ranks among the nation's largest home-building companies. Take Professional Builder's annual Housing Giants survey.
With this issue, we also are pleased to present photos of winning entries to our Professional Builder Design Awards. I encourage you to dig deep into this issue and see the great work submitted by your peers. At PB, design ideas are in our DNA.