flexiblefullpage - default
billboard - default

boombox1 -
Become a Member

Subscribe to Pro Builder for unlimited access

Subscribe
native1 - default



Advertisement
billboard - default
Regulations

Government Regulations Account For Over 40% Of Multifamily Development Costs

Multifamily developers attribute elevated prices for new projects to costly new regulations imposed by all levels of government

Energy Efficiency

Manufactured Homes Lack Strong Energy Efficiency Standards That Could Increase Affordability

Stronger universal energy efficiency standards could reduce energy costs for residents living in manufactured homes

Regulations

Homeowners Associations Are Instituting Rental Restrictions to Fight Off Corporate Landlords

Investor purchases are flooding suburban markets and turning residential neighborhoods into rental hotspots, but some homeowners are fighting back

NAHB

NAHB Chairman's Message: Americans Want Action on Housing Affordability

A recent survey conducted by polling firm Morning Consult on behalf of the National Association of Home Builders shows strong support for policies that would make housing affordable for more Americans

Net Zero

Net Zero: The Desert Comfort Experience Home Navigates a Perfect Storm

This net-zero energy home in the Arizona desert weathered its share of delays before construction started, highlighting building industry inefficiencies—all exacerbated by the pandemic

Environmental

California Officials Tighten Water Supplies Ahead Into Third Straight Year of Drought

How year three of California’s major drought could affect the entire state—from farmlands to cities

Regulations

Why Some Employers Are Waiting Out OSHA's Vaccine Mandate

Legal experts worry that the wait might not be worth the gamble

 

Codes + Standards

California’s Bid to Make New Buildings Greener Will Raise Cost

Some energy and building experts say California’s building code update that will require new homes and commercial buildings to switch from natural gas to electric heating, cooling, and power will drive up the state’s already high construction costs

Zoning

California Bill Looks to ‘Upzone’ Single-Family Parcels

A California bill currently in the works would change laws for single-family zones, allowing up to four units on one single-family lot. It would…

Accessibility

ADA Compliance Ruling Could Mean Changes for Builder Sites

A recent California federal district court ruling found the accessibility option on a Domino’s pizza website to be ill-fit for those with visually…

boombox2 -
native2 - default
halfpage1 -
halfpage2 -

Create an account

By creating an account, you agree to Pro Builder's terms of service and privacy policy.


Daily Feed Newsletter

Get Pro Builder in your inbox

Each day, Pro Builder's editors assemble the latest breaking industry news, hottest trends, and most relevant research, delivered to your inbox.

Save the stories you care about

Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet lorem ipsum dolor sit amet lorem ipsum dolor sit amet.

The bookmark icon allows you to save any story to your account to read it later
Tap it once to save, and tap it again to unsave

It looks like you’re using an ad-blocker!

Pro Builder is an advertisting supported site and we noticed you have ad-blocking enabled in your browser. There are two ways you can keep reading:

Disable your ad-blocker
Disable now
Subscribe to Pro Builder
Subscribe
Already a member? Sign in
Become a Member

Subscribe to Pro Builder for unlimited access

Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipisicing elit, sed do eiusmod tempor incididunt ut labore et dolore magna aliqua.