Last month, I attended NAHB’s midyear meeting in Miami and had the pleasure of sitting in on a presentation by Daniel Swift, president and CEO of Des Moines-based architecture group BSB Design.
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Apartments in San Jose. Photo: David Sawyer/Creative Commons.
The law requires housing developers to include below-market priced units for low-income buyers on any new housing projects in the city.
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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said that people who purchased the Chinese-made flooring are about three times more likely to get cancer than it had calculated earlier.
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Fannie Mae’s January Home Purchase Sentiment Index dropped 1.7% from December.
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Citizens Bank has donated $140,000 for the project, which features sustainable design and green features.
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The study was designed to help builders and buyers select the best materials.
The new lighting standard would apply to General Service Lamps, including LED and compact fluorescent lights.
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Nearly half of the respondents surveyed said fewer illegal workers means more U.S.-born or other legally authorized workers will enter the residential construction workforce.
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The container houses will be built side-by-side in a single row with about 10 feet between each house.
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Green Seal is seeking participation from industry professionals who can register and provide input.
Recent research papers from economists that have questioned costs and benefits of energy efficiency programs and policies have been flawed.