Numbers: U.S. homebuilders began building homes at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of about 1.77 million in February, up 6.8% from revised figures for the previous month, reported Thursday the US Census Bureau. Compared to February 2021, housing starts increased by 22%. Meanwhile, permits for new homes came in atRead More →

Construction of new homes in the United States fell in January for the first time in four months, indicating that pandemic-related labor absences have tempered recent gains in construction activity. Residential housing starts fell 4.1% last month to an annualized rate of 1.64 million, according to government data released Thursday.Read More →

The pace of homebuilding in the Colorado Springs area fell in November for the fourth month in a row, a likely byproduct of builders who slowed production because they run out of materials and supplies and failed. enough workers. “Product availability and labor,” said Chad Thurber, president of local builderRead More →

ORLANDOFlorida and MIAMI, November 10, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Rigor, a new DeFi app designed to end the long-running “affordability crisis” plaguing housing markets, today launched its “100 Homes” beta program in Central Florida with a supply chain of lenders and home builders eager to modernize this vital industry and increaseRead More →

By Mary de Wet Hardwoods Distribution Inc. said the outlook for the US residential construction market remains positive. On the outlook: HDI, which is one of North America’s largest suppliers of specialty building products, said it expects demand and selling prices for its products to remain strong for the remainderRead More →

More single-family homes are being built in Michigan than at any time in the past 14 years, but rising labor and material costs combined with a shortage of workers and a chain of unpredictable supply frustrates developers and buyers alike as the pandemic creates a perfect storm of crisis proportions.Read More →

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* All opinions expressed in this opinion piece are those of the author and not of the Thomson Reuters Foundation. New report shows investment in housing construction creates jobs and tackles affordable housing shortages, especially in poorest countries By Jonathan Reckford, CEO of Habitat for Humanity International Rajasekar, who buildsRead More →

New expense slips for the construction of new homes. Remodeling takes over Construction spending in August, financed by public and private funds, was essentially unchanged of the previous month. The Census Bureau said total construction spending was at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $ 1.584 trillion, unchanged from July.Read More →

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) – Video of a record number of freighters waiting at the Port of Los Angeles this week tells much of the story: a global bottleneck for shipping goods, including construction materials destined for Hawaii. Even though the construction industry has been one of the brightest economic sectors hereRead More →

US homebuilding rebounded 3.9% in August after declining in July with strong apartment construction Through MARTIN CRUTSINGER AP Economics Writer September 21, 2021, 4:30 p.m. • 2 minutes to read Share on FacebookShare on twitterEmail this article WASHINGTON – US residential construction rebounded 3.9% better than expected in August, onRead More →

From January 2020 to April 2021, Clayton built more than 20,000 ENERGY STAR® certified homes. Tweet this As Clayton strives to achieve his vision of “developing housing innovations that improve lives and build a better future”, he recognizes the continued importance of embracing more innovative and sustainable building methods asRead More →

The pace of new residential construction declined month over month in July. Private single family home starts slipped 4.5% to 1,111,000 units, according to the US Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development. Year over year, this represents an 11.7% gain from the July 2020 rate ofRead More →

Larger residential construction is likely intended for an area of ​​Montgomery County that is simultaneously gaining new public schools. The Montgomery County Commission on Monday evening approved the application to rezone Gordon Seay’s property, from agricultural district AG to single-family residential district R-1. Seay said the rezoning would pave theRead More →