The beloved architectural style known as Craftsman has undeniably British roots, yet it’s unmistakably American, from Oregon to Alabama to Illinois. Might that explain its enduring appeal?
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The wait can take as long as six to eight months—up from two to three months in some hot markets.
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The roofs make it very hard to get suppression penetration into the attic and into the involved areas of the home.
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The combined rotation of the building and roof produces 25,000 kWh/year of electricity, five times as much energy as a home of comparable size would typically use.
Flood in Sumpter County, S.C., in 2015. Photo: U.S. Department of Agriculture/Creative Commons.
The funds will help with unmet housing, economic development, and infrastructure needs after thousands of homes and small businesses were damaged or destroyed last October.
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More than 25 of the 40 U.S. states with net metering policies are reportedly reconsidering them.
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A 200-home development in Salida, Colo., will be the largest tiny house community in the country.
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This is an example of a “deathtrap” house that raises philosophical questions about common code elements.
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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.