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.
Industry Data & Research
Industry data and research for professional home builders and remodelers.
Between 1980 and 2009 energy consumption per U.S. household declined despite the increased number of larger houses with more personal computers, large-screen TVs, and other electricity-consuming gadgets in the U.S.
The housing market is continuing its trek toward recovery, and as a result, construction is up in the U.S.
Universal design gets some traction as open floor plans, dual vanities, kitchen islands, and walk-in closets continue to be the most desired new-home amenities
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The lack of supply can drive a double-digit price increase in homes
Warmer places are the more popular destination once again