The 2017 International Builders’ Show (IBS) marks my 26th consecutive year of attendance.
In a booming residential construction corridor southwest of Chicago, builders voted to support higher impact fees.
Use perceived building obstacles to your advantage to create a new profit opportunity.
Confusion is the enemy of project approvals, but great graphics can be a builder's best friend.
Builders are stealing obesity headlines since the American Journal of Preventive Medicine in June let slip a report planned for print in August, 'Obesity Relationships with Community Design, Physical Activity, and Time Spent in Cars,' and consumer news...
Waukesha, Wis.-based Bielinski Homes is making some changes, but the builder remains committed to conservation development.
Landscaping can have a huge effect on the energy efficiency and comfort of a home, says consultant David Johnston, president of What's Working, based in Boulder, Colo.
Today's legal landscape for home building contributes to the crisis in affordable housing. As cities, counties and states cope with their own mounting fiscal shortfalls, the robust housing sector looks like a fruitful feeding ground for new sources of ...
Atlanta-based Homestar Mortgage Services is luring builders with free feasibility reports.
Site plans are as important as home plans in rural settings where communing with nature is as important as community.
By tracking residential building permits issued in a city, county, metropolitan area or state and comparing trends, a builder can learn a lot for free.