A shortage of windows is causing yet more headaches for home builders

Home builders who have been struggling to obtain key building materials such as lumber and cement now face an even more urgent priority – an acute shortage of glass for windows and doors. An October survey by John Burns Real Estate Consulting found that windows are now the major supply challenge for 63% of home

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Young professionals drive growth in new home market

New home sales have reportedly doubled in the past couple of weeks, with millennials aged 31 to 40 driving up demand, according to new data from John Burns Real Estate Consulting. The data shows that most new home buyers are couples and individuals who’ve been looking to buy real estate for some time, and are

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Telecommuting is changing real estate

The rise of telecommuting, with increasing numbers of people being able to work from their homes, is having a big impact on their real estate demands, according to a report in the New York Times. The Times cites Bureau of Labor data that shows around 24% of employed people in the U.S. worked at home

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