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Small-Scale Multifamily Gives Smaller Builders an Edge

Located in Wheat Ridge, Colo., a close-in Denver suburb, Thrive Home Builders’ Perrin’s Row is attracting mostly Millennials who like its walkability and excellent school district. 

December 04, 2015

Projects of 50 units or less offer an opportunity for small- and medium-size builders to get a leg up on the nationals.

Boomers and Millennials Compete for Condominiums
October 19, 2015

A study found that 42 percent of growth in renters over the past decade came from the 55 and older demographic

Universal Principles: Winners of the 2015 NAHB Best of 55+ Housing Awards

The courtyard facilities at Perris Station are intended for socializing, exercising, and outdoor cooking.

October 06, 2015

Five trends show how universal design is reaching beyond mobility to embrace walkability, wellness, and community connections

Condo Construction, Housing Market, Housing, Homes, California

Construction of One Rincon Hill in San Francisco, 2006. Photo: Armin van Buuren, Wikimedia Commons

July 22, 2015

The Wall Street Journal argues that the lack of condos, which can serve as entry-level housing, is a missed opportunity in the housing recovery

Home Builders Rush to Put up Rental Units
July 17, 2015

Construction of multifamily rental units are highest since 1987

Palisades at Sierra Oro in Corona, Calif.
March 25, 2015

Renting to Millennials provided MBK Homes perspective on what matters for this buyer group when the time comes to buy a house

Ocean Air Apartment in San Diego, a multifamily project built by MBK Homes

The Ocean Air Apartment Homes in the Torrey Hills area of San Diego opened for occupancy in fall 2014 and was the first project for MBK Rental Living, a new division of MBK Homes.

March 25, 2015

Growing demand for apartments and the scare from the Great Recession have some home builders looking into the for-rent business

March 23, 2015

Multifamily projects that pass a green certification will be granted a 10-basis-point reduction 


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