Technology has become integrated into our homes with devices such as networked doorbells, smart thermostats, and wireless light bulbs.
More than 700 home builders made their way to Capitol Hill this morning to meet with their representatives and senators on several key housing issues, including legislation to help restore the flow of credit for new housing production, GSE reform, and housing tax incentives.
From creating visual scopes of work to implementing open-book management techniques, Scott Sedam searched far and wide for the b
From creating visual scopes of work to implementing open-book management techniques, Scott Sedam searched far and wide for the best new business ideas for builders.
Sales of new single-family houses in April 2012 were at a seasonally adjusted an
Following yesterday's upbeat existing-home sales report, today's new-home sales data offers more positive news for the housing market. Sales of new single-family houses in April 2012 were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 343,000, up 9.9 percent year over year.
Next Move: Housing Giant builders share their top moneymaking opportunities for 2012
From expanding into custom building to entering new markets, Giant firms share their strategies for growth.
Professional Builder's Housing Giants report ranks the nation's 235 largest home builders by 2011 residential construction revenue.
FHFA, short sales, process, new rules, timetable, review, foreclosure
In an attempt to reduce the number of foreclosures nationwide, the Federal Housing Finance Agency introduced new rules for the short sale process on Thursday, according to CNN Money.
Jamie Dimon, JP Morgan, housing market, optimism, 9 signs, turnaround
In his annual letter to investors, JP Morgan CEO Jamie Dimon offered an optimistic outlook on the housing market for 2012.
CoreLogic Home Price Index, HPI, February, monthly increase, distressed sales
The latest release of CoreLogic’s Home Price Index (HPI) showed that, excluding distressed sales, month-over-month prices increased 0.7 percent in February from January.
Wells Fargo, NAHB, forecast, housing, consumer confidence, home prices, increase
Wells Fargo has upgraded its outlook on the housing market in its April forecast, thanks to modest upswings in consumer confidence and home prices nationwide.
Toll Brothers, high-end home builders, new home sales, home prices, increases
Toll Brothers CEO Douglas Yearley told CNBC this week the company was having its “best spring in five years,” just one sign the high-end housing market is starting to recover, according to Calculated Risk.