How developers and city planners can promote healthier lifestyles



Experts are investigating if there is a link between life expectancy and the standard of people’s housing, and if so, how this problem can be addressed.

A lack of workers means builders can’t keep up with new home demand



Builders have addressed their inability to keep up with demand for new homes, saying there simply aren’t enough workers to build them.

Report: U.S. homebuilders have failed to keep up with population growth



Population growth has been outpacing that of housing construction in the U.S. for more than a decade. That’s according to the findings of a new report from the Up for Growth National Coalition, a group of real estate developers, owners,

New housing starts are “not enough”, NAR chief economist says



Housing starts for single-family and multifamily homes fell by almost 7 percent month-over-month, to a seasonally adjusted rate of 1.24 million units.

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

Sign up Now and get our guide on Video Marketing for Real Estate Professionals for Free

Sign up to the Realty Biz News mailing list to get updates from our site and also get our guide to Video Marketing for Real Estate professionals for free