Move-up buyers are a fickle bunch, and this blog entry focuses on a Lean Design for that group.
Industry Data & Research
Industry data and research for professional home builders and remodelers.
Trade-specific occupations represent 64 percent of all jobs in the residential construction industry, and carpenters represent almost half of those construction jobs.
Builders share their take on costs, prices, the size of the houses they’re building, and their buyers’ budgets and preferences.
Looks and low maintenance are the attributes homebuyers value most when sizing up their options for exterior design and materials.
Builders are digging into the digital toolbox to manage workflow, schedule, accounting, estimating, purchasing, project management, and selling.
Research reveals most owners of green homes would purchase another.
Survey shows Scripps consumers more likely to spend on home improvement projects in the near future
Think Chicago or New York City is the densest city in America? Not so. If you define density as population per square mile, metropolitan Los Angeles heads the list.
Builder confidence in the market for newly built, single-family homes fell one point to 56 in January from a revised December reading of 57 on the Housing Market Index.
Home builders generally are optimistic about next year, but slow consumer income growth and other headwinds are creating a fair amount of pessimism for some.
Builder confidence in the market for newly built, single-family homes was unchanged in November from a downwardly revised level of 54 on the National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index (HMI).