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The rooftop decks at Little Falls Place are truly unique, measuring up to 800 square feet with outdoor kitchens, fireplaces, and pre-wiring for televisions. Additional upgrades include built-in grills, retractable awnings, and rough-in for hot tubs. Photo: Thomas Arledge
Urban infill housing continues to follow a growth trajectory as builders seek out locations that are close to life’s necessities.
Milgard SmartTouch Bolt SecurityMax
Milgard now offers a secondary lock that integrates into its patio door with no visible fasteners.
Even the hottest-selling plans from a few years ago need updating to match the current trends in residential design. Professiona
Even the hottest-selling plans from a few years ago need updating to match the current trends in residential design. Professional Builder’s House Review team demonstrates how to revitalize past bestsellers.
With a dual theme of “design innovation and attainable sustainability,” the Show Village homes at the International Builders' Sh
With a dual theme of “design innovation and attainable sustainability,” the Show Village homes at the International Builders' Show push the envelope when it comes to both modular housing design and ultra-green construction.
Professional Builder’s House Review design team offers six infill housing design concepts.
Path to Zero: Tips for building net-zero energy homes
Building scientists and leading home builders offer tips and techniques for designing and building 'market-rate' net-zero energy homes.
Richwoods Development’s Richwoods community in Frisco, Texas has sold more than 130 homes in six months. The company broke ground on the gated community less than one year ago.
Crescent Resources LLC, in partnership with Taylor Duncan Interests Inc., has acquired 250 acres in Oak Point, Texas for development of a new single-family residential community. The project, located just north of Dallas, is in planning stages, with development expected to begin in the next 18 to 24 months.
KB Home has acquired Mason Ranch, a 330-acre land asset in Cedar Park/Leander West in metropolitan Austin, Texas. The builder intends to develop a master planned community on the property with 1,019 home sites.
In response to the number of families doubling up, builders are introducing new designs that offer independence and privacy as well as togetherness.