This month is Building Safety Month, as recognized by the International Code Council (ICC).
Industry Data & Research
Industry data and research for professional home builders and remodelers.
Photo Credit: Ammodramus, Wikimedia Commons
Arizona is an example of a state that has wildly different intracounty tax rates, such as in Gila County, where average tax rates vary from less than $1, to $9 per $1,000 of value
This circular, sunken fire pit and seating area fronts a 38-foot long covered patio at a Trilogy at Vistancia residence in Peoria, Ariz. Builder: Shea Homes, Scottsdale, Ariz. Architect: Bassenian Lagoni, Newport Beach, Calif. (Photo: Mark Boisclair)
The building community reports on the growing popularity of bringing the indoors outside.
Reaching out to elected officials and fighting excessive regulations are two of the main ways NAHB will be looking to advance its policy agenda
Photo of Quill exterior decorative glass courtesy of Masonite
Builders and architects share their top considerations for selecting windows and doors
A closer look at construction sector data from the U.S. Census Bureau’s 2013 survey
Recent report says reduced tech funding has led to a host of issues, including lack of industry innovation
Sales are expected to increase in 2016, according to the National Association of Realtors, Moody’s Analytics, and Ellie Mae
Now available from the U.S. Energy Information Administration: regular monthly reports about small-scale distributed solar PV electricity generation
Model kitchen by Cuisines Laurier
Homebuyers want bigger kitchens, while soaking tubs are vying with larger showers for space in the bath.
The Eccles Building in Washington, D.C., home of the Federal Reserve's headquarters. Photo: Wikimedia Commons.
Fed officials say they intend to raise rates gradually, if economic growth continues.