INVENTORY WOES PUSH LUXURY HOME MARKET UP 7.9% IN Q1Read More
BUILDERONLINE.COM High-end homes got hotter as winter began to wane.
A 55-PLUS WAKE UP CALLRead More
As America counts down to the tipping point where the nation shifts from a young country to an old one, is housing ready or not? By John McManus
THERE’S A JOB OPENING FOR EVERY UNEMPLOYED WORKERRead More
MarketWatch For the first time ever, there’s a job opening for every unemployed worker, MarketWatch staffer Steve Goldstein reports.
LEADING ECONOMIC INDEX UP 0.4% IN APRILRead More
Suggests solid growth in the second half of 2018. The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for the U.S. increased 0.4% in April to 109.4 (2016 = 100), following a 0.4% increase in March, and a 0.7% increase in February.
MAY 1ST MARKS THE START OF BUILDING SAFETY MONTHRead More
Month-long celebration highlights importance of codes for building safety. By Mary Salmonsen May 2018 marks the 38th annual Building Safety Month, an international campaign highlighting the importance of building safety, building codes, and building code officials.
NEW CHEMICAL BINDING AGENT MAKES RAMMED EARTH STRUCTURES 25 TIMES STRONGERRead More
UBC Okanagan researchers apply new treatments to one of the world’s oldest building materials. By Mary Salmonsen