Construction labor shortage adds to builder’s woes



Inventories of available homes for sale recently hit a new, twenty-year low, and building companies have admitted that they’re hard-pressed to meet new demand from buyers thanks to the rising costs of construction materials such as lumber.

The toughest places for builders to construct new homes



Los Angeles’ beachfront neighborhood Venice has been singled out as the toughest place in the country to build new homes

Home builders confidence declines as construction costs increase



Home builder confidence declined in July due to concerns over construction material costs

Finding Work With a Home Builder after Graduation



National home builders may have faced hard times with the housing crash in the late 2000’s, but the housing market has been going strong ever since. As such, home shoppers have become a lot more interested in new home

From The Ground Up: Your Dream Home Is Not Too Far Away



Throughout Utah, many local residents live in a home, apartment or condo that is not ideal for them. The home may be too small, in an undesirable location or something else.

Big boom expected in residential construction soon



Builders are likely to ramp up the construction of single-family homes in the next two years, driven by a growing economy, improving unemployment rates and an increase in household formation

Home builders blame increased regulatory costs for new construction shortfall



With such high demand and short supply in many housing markets, why is it that builders aren’t stepping things up?

Huge shortfall of construction workers hits homebuilders hard



Home builders are struggling to keep up the pace of construction due to a reported 200,000 unfilled construction jobs in the U.S.

Luxury home sales dip, builders switch focus to entry-level homes



Million dollar plus home sales dipped by four percent in July compared to one year ago, the National Association of Realtors (NAR) is reporting.

More Homes Are Being Remodeled In 2016



Some people are remodeling in preparation for selling their homes while others are remodeling to make the home more livable for them self and their family. But make no mistake, remodeling is one of the hottest activities in the real estate industry right now. This is a real estate story that doesn’t change much. Bathrooms […]

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