Apologies to Paul Simon, but when I looked at the long list of design ideas I compiled while at the International Builders’ Show in Orlando, I thought I’d try to mention 50 of them—a nice round num
New Home Sales
This new master-planned community is finding a new use for an old U.S. Air Force base in California.
Master-planned communities are complex, capital-intensive and take years to develop, but they can capture more new home sales than conventional developments.
Northwest Landing in DuPont, Wash., is winning awards and accolades for excellence in planning.
Animals added a mark of distinction to the advertising for Olympia Lofts in the Greektown area of Chicago.
Buyers expect and deserve a lot from their homes.
It may not be cost-effective for smaller builders to hire a team of color consultants, and custom builders, by definition, work with their buyers to achieve individual color schemes.
It's hard to believe that home buyers would camp out in front of model homes for a chance to purchase production homes priced at $1 million or more.
Morrision Homes is going for a new record in referral sales.
Goodwill efforts aren't money makers, but they reinforce the image of the home builder, and often general valuable press coverage as well.
Inverness at Gregg's Landing offers all the conveniences of a condominium in the city,except that it's a suburban subdivision of single-family homes.