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New Home Construction to Begin in Blighted Area of Jackson – PR Newswire (press release)

September 17, 2015

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PR Newswire (press release)New Home Construction to Begin in Blighted Area of JacksonPR Newswire (press release)The Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas (FHLB Dallas) and member institution, BankPlus, awarded Habitat for Humanity Mississippi Capital Area (…

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The Axiom House is a flatpack prefab net-zero “game-changing concept home” – Treehugger

September 17, 2015

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The Axiom House is a flatpack prefab net-zero “game-changing concept home
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Being an architect can be so frustrating; the established ways are so entrenched, residential building technology is so primitive, it’s all done by hand in the field where the biggest innovation in thirty years was the nail gun replacing the hammer

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Construction worker pay soars as homebuilders hunt for labor – Fortune

September 17, 2015

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Construction worker pay soars as homebuilders hunt for labor
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The shortage of construction labor is wreaking havoc on homebuilders, but it’s welcome news for workers in the field. Companies like Shea Homes, Hovnanian Enterprises Inc., and Beazer Homes USA have all identified the scarcity of workers as a factor
HomeBuilders Glad People Have Jobs Again, Can’t Find Enough Workers To Build The Consumerist
Labor Shortage Sparks Production Delays for Homebuilders Bloomberg

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Homebuilders snapping up permits – The Hill

September 17, 2015

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The HillHomebuilders snapping up permitsThe HillRequests for building permits picked up in August despite a slowdown in new home construction, something industry analysts say is a good sign for the market. The Commerce Department said Thursday that hou…

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Homebuilders snapping up permits – The Hill

September 17, 2015

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Homebuilders snapping up permits
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Requests for building permits picked up in August despite a slowdown in new home construction, something industry analysts say is a good sign for the market. The Commerce Department said Thursday that housing starts fell 3 percent to a seasonally …
US HomeBuilder Confidence Climbs in September, Industry Group Says Wall Street Journal
US homebuilders‘ confidence indicator edges up this month Arkansas Online
Builder sentiment rises to highest level in a decade CNBC

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US home-building slows – Worcester Telegram

September 17, 2015

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Worcester TelegramUS home-building slowsWorcester TelegramConfidence among builders is also improving. The National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo builder sentiment index released Wednesday rose this month to 62, up from 61 in August. The las…

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Home Construction Dips in August. Does It Matter? – Realtor.com News

September 17, 2015

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Home Construction Dips in August. Does It Matter?
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It certainly seems that way—at least according to statistics on new residential construction released on Thursday by the Commerce Department, which confirm a slowdown in housing starts after a fast-paced 2015. Starts on single-family homes—nearly …
US home construction slows Leader-Telegram
August housing starts slip but remain strong CBS News
US Housing Starts Fall 3% in August Wall Street Journal

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Indoor-outdoor home near Las Vegas offers ideas for builders in DC area – Washington Post

September 17, 2015

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Indoor-outdoor home near Las Vegas offers ideas for builders in DC area
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Each year, the city hosts the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) International Builders’ Show, an important element of which is the New American Home, a dwelling built to showcase new products, best practices for construction techniques and …

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US homebuilders’ confidence indicator edges up this month – Arkansas Online

September 17, 2015

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US homebuilders‘ confidence indicator edges up this month
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The latest builder index is consistent with the National Association of Home Builders‘ forecast for the U.S. housing market to recover at a steady, modest pace this year. The trade association projects that builders will break ground on about 1.1
US HomeBuilder Confidence Climbs in September, Industry Group Says Wall Street Journal
Home builder confidence at a nearly ten-year high ConsumerAffairs

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