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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The NAR report found that the price for a median existing single-family home increased in 81% of the markets measured.
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The program reports the expected installation costs, the number of years it will take to earn back this investment from a photovoltaic system, and other specifics.
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ISO says the document provides a comprehensive examination of building codes and their enforcement in 20,800 communities representing 87% percent of the U.S. population.
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California authorities have charged two men with a 12-year scam in which the pair allegedly posed as licensed professionals and drew up engineering and architectural plans for homes, apartments, commercial properties, and strip malls.
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Civic and business leaders have identified eight neighborhoods that they believe have the best chance of a revival.
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The average urban home is worth about 2% more than the average suburban home, according to Zillow.
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Rail-free racking fixes solar panels directly to individual roof mounts, instead of standard long rails.
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The company has also been placed on probation for five years, during which it must implement a strict environmental compliance plan.
The Department of Energy has finalized a list of 13 total rule changes for 2015
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A series of three manuals were developed in a cooperative effort between AWC and FireforceOne, a consulting firm led by a former California State Fire Marshall Ronny Coleman.