Two US homebuilders have merged to create the county's fourth largest builder. Standard Pacific Corp. and The Ryland Group, Inc. merged into a new company, CalAtlantic Group Inc.
Wood construction is about to hit a new milestone as the tallest wooden building ever built in North America is set to begin construction in Quebec City.
The U.S. construction industry has lost more than half a million Mexican-born workers since 2007, contributing to a labor shortage that’s likely to drive up home prices, according to a new analysis.
Outstanding home mortgage debt in the U.S. posted a 0.5 percent increase in the second quarter from the year before, the first year-over-year gain in mortgage debt since 2008.
Labor capacity, or rather, constraints on labor capacity, is now adding to the number of days it takes to build a home in places like Denver, Dallas, and, so some extent, Phoenix and other markets as well.
This video features commentary from the 2014 Builder's Choice & Custom Home Design Awards jury. Visit the 2014 Builder's Choice Design Awards and the Custom Home Design Awards for full stories on the winning projects.
Just because a carpenter has these skills doesn’t necessarily also mean he or she has the rest of what it takes to be a successful Lead Carpenter
Camp Hope provides interim housing, peer mentoring, VA support and pastoral care for our Wounded Warriors, veterans and their families suffering from combat related PTSD
The National Framers Council (NFC) is pleased to announce the release of two new topics on General Jobsite Safety in its collection of FrameSAFE Toolbox Talks.
You probably know how long it takes you to build a house. But you may also wonder how your experience compares to the rest of the industry’s.
Though apartment industry veterans harbor some doubts about the staying power of their single-family rivals, it seems the for-sale builders that came into the apartment market are here to stay.