Growth for Townhouse Construction

Eyes on Housing

According to NAHB analysis of the most recent Census data of Starts and Completions by Purpose and Design, townhouse construction continued at a strong pace in the first quarter of 2021. This followed the best quarter for townhouse construction in 2.5

What’s Happening in New Home Construction and Sales?


Residential construction and new home sales have been making quite a few headlines lately. Keep reading to catch up on the latest stories and market data related to new home construction and sales. ” New home construction in the news.


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Should You Buy an Existing Home or New Construction?

Keeping Current Matters

With so few homes for sale and construction of newly built homes ramping up , you may be wondering if you should consider new construction in your search process. New Construction . Another solid benefit to new construction is customization.

Rebound for Townhouse Construction

Eye on Housing

According to NAHB analysis of the most recent Census data of Starts and Completions by Purpose and Design, townhouse construction expanded to a 2.5

Second Home Markets Show Construction Growth

Eye on Housing

For the third quarter of 2020, NAHB’s Home Building Geography Index (HBGI) found construction gains for traditional second home markets. Counties with relatively high concentrations1 of such residences were designated as “second home.

Townhouse Construction Weakness Continues

Eye on Housing

According to NAHB analysis of the most recent Census data of Starts and Completions by Purpose and Design, townhouse construction declined during a challenging second quarter.

5 Major Benefits Of Purchasing Pre Construction Homes

Realty Biz

Within the Canadian real estate market, pre construction homes are all the rage. As the name suggests, these are bought prior to the construction of the home. Usually, people opt for condos in new buildings that are under construction. Home Builders/Developer's pre construction

Interior designers help clients find homes with potential

Realty Biz

Some picky home buyers have started bringing along an interior designer to view the homes they’re interested in, so they can get feedback on how the property might be renovated to better suit their design tastes.

Custom Construction During Covid

The Living Room

It took us about 2 years to find the right combination of location, lot size and home style, but in January, we found a builder starting construction on a floor plan they liked in the perfect location, that was willing to let them customize all their finishes.

The Pros of Hiring an Interior Designer for Your Next Home Renovation

Realty Biz

While you may be able to do a half-decent job with the construction, do you trust yourself to redecorate? If you don’t, you’re going to want to get in touch with an interior designer. But what are the advantages of hiring an interior designer, more specifically?

Opportunities to improve the home-building process

Housing Wire

And for those who still want to build a home from scratch, rising construction costs , limited lot sizes, and excessive red tape can make the process seem insurmountable. Construction has traditionally been slow to pick up new technology compared to other industries.

10 Steps for Navigating the New Construction Home Buying Process


The average cost of building a new house can range between $165,563 and $474,977 , and it could save you up to 15% in comparison to buying an existing home — but what do you know about the new construction homebuying process? Are you even sure new construction is right for you?

Construction Catastrophes: 5 Epic Homebuilding Fails That Buyers Should Run Away From

I’ve seen this when someone buys a home and then decided to completely gut the whole thing and change the roof design,” says Brett Elron , owner and lead designer of BarterDesign. Buy architecture design fails home builders home building

United Country Real Estate: New-Home Construction Sales Boosting Inventory

RIS Media

With inventory continuing to be at record lows in 2021, a new trend is developing in the real estate market regarding new-home construction. ” Of the new construction being built, many of them are more energy efficient and have more technology integrated into the homes.

2020 Home Design Trends Wrapped


Our homes have had to adapt in ways that we never thought possible resulting in some pretty unique trends in design and functionality both inside and out. So sit back and enjoy 2020 design trends wrapped. – Citron Design Group. – Kingdom Construction & Remodel.

How To Design Your Dream Home: Tips To Bring a Blueprint to Life

andresr / Getty Images When you design your own home from the ground up, the sky’s the limit when it comes to design. In this final installment of our Guide To Building Your Own Home , we’ll help you focus on the joys—and potential pitfalls—of designing your space.

New Marketing Approach For Pre-Construction Condos?

Toronto Realty Blog

But the points are there: 1) Pre-construction condo sales have plummeted in 2020. I’m frankly not surprised that pre-construction condo sales plummeted during a worldwide pandemic. Not just copy, design, and graphics, but the printing and shipping. Pre-Construction

15 Kitchen Designs That’ll Make You Lose Your Appetite

Lighter Side of Real Estate

But depending on the design, that heart may have some serious problems. A post shared by RBC Construction, Inc. (@rbc_construction_inc). rbc_construction_inc). The post 15 Kitchen Designs That’ll Make You Lose Your Appetite appeared first on Lighter Side of Real Estate.

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8 Bathroom Decor Trends Designers Are Loving Right Now

By simply adding some zhuzh to a design you already love, your entire bathroom can feel like it got a face-lift. Check out the latest bathroom design trends, and see how you can give your bathroom some extra love this spring. Photo by Shannon Callaghan Interior Design .

2 Stylish Homes Designed by Women

Sotheby's International Real Estate

Today we’re highlighting two homes designed by female-led teams—one vision created by a designer with an established firm and another conceptualized by an inspired homeowner. A New York Penthouse Designed by Emma Donnersberg Interiors.

Secret Rooms and Futuristic Features! The Year’s 8 Biggest Kitchen Design Trends Will Blow You Away

For inspiration, we consulted with top designers from coast to coast to uncover the hottest kitchen trends in 2021—what you need and what you’ll totally want. Some of these design changes were expected after a year of staying at home, while others might totally surprise you. .

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Some Tips by Walcraft Cabinetry for Designing Your Dream Home

Louisville Homes

Thinking about designing your dream home? Walcraft Cabinetry provides beautifully designed cabinets and free design consultations for remodeling your kitchen or other rooms in your home. Designing Your Dream Home with Top Trends. Designer kitchens. Interior Design

It’s a Shake-Up! These 10 Drastically Different Design Trends Will Be Everywhere in 2021—and Beyond

If you’re looking to do a design overhaul, you’re probably also looking for some inspiration—so we asked real estate and design experts to weigh in on what they anticipate will be the biggest home trends of 2021. Photo by Gina Sims Designs .

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Constructing Your Own Pergola

Luxury Real Estate Blog

A well-designed and constructed pergola does both. All add beauty to your construction, but they all add privacy, too. Constructing Your Pergola. They include everything you need to construct your pergola, including the wood, vinyl, aluminum or fiberglass posts, brackets and hardware. The average cost of professional pergola construction is between $3,500 and $4,000, according to HomeAdvisor.

The Most Luxurious New Construction Condo Developments in the U.S. Right Now

Realty Biz

Residential construction in the U.S. Despite declines in both affordability and availability, however, the luxury new construction condo market across the country features more than a few intriguing options, starting with these high-profile developments: 1000M – Chicago, IL.

Regulatory costs add nearly $94K to new home prices

Housing Wire

Of that $93,870, $41,330 is attributable to regulation during development, and $52,540 is due to regulation during construction. of the builder’s construction costs and 13.3% of the builder’s construction costs, and 6.1%

Zillow launches consumer-generated builder review feature

Housing Wire

Buyer-generated content, including consumer reviews of builders, is now available on Zillow and will be viewable on builder profiles, community pages and paid new construction listings.

8 Money-Saving Tips for Improving Your Bathroom’s Design

Fancy Pants Homes

But re-designing a bathroom or remodeling it altogether is quite an investment. That’s why today we’re going to look at a few handy ways in which we can improve our bathroom’s design without having to spend a ton of money in the process. More interior design tips.

Newly Constructed Resort Living with Captivating Mountain Views

Luxury Real Estate Blog

KENFIELD, CA - Majestic custom-designed new construction five-bedroom estate overlooking Mt. Tamalpais in Marin’s esteemed Kentfield neighborhood.

6 Backyard Design Rules You Should Break in 2021

Warmer weather means more people will be spending time outdoors—and there’s no better time to rethink your backyard design and try something new. Photo by Hendricks Construction. Outdoors is the new indoors, so design your backyard space for enjoyable evenings in.

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7 Celebrity Interior Designers Worth Emulating When Revamping Your Home


Once shrouded behind fabric samples and paint color swatches, the creative minds behind popular interior design trends have stepped into the limelight. We detail the rise of seven celebrity designers, document their signature style, and divulge their top tips for styling a home.

Is New Construction for You?

Luxury Real Estate Blog

As growth in the Wasatch Back continues to boom, developments in Summit and Wasatch counties are creating opportunities for homeowners who prefer new construction and the opportunity to customize their home, without the steep architect fee.

The good, bad and ugly of owning a historic home amid the pandemic


What homes are optimal for living and working through stay-at-home orders and social distancing? It may depend on lifestyle and what a buyer is willing to put up with.

Save the Planet in Style: Your Guide to Sustainable Home Design


If you’re among eco-minded homeowners, you should know that investing in sustainable home design is one of the most powerful ways to reduce your environmental footprint. Terrazzo was a favorite of Art Deco designers in the movement’s heyday in the 1920s.

6 Designer Tips for Creating the Ultimate at-Home Bar

“I’ve had clients skeptical about installing wet bars who are now using them all the time,” says Nina Magon of Houston-based firm Contour Interior Design. A designated bar space will help make cocktail hour feel all the more special. Photo by Erin Melkonian Designs.

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Americans Are Forming Households at a Much Faster Pace Than Builders Are Constructing Homes

But analysts expect home construction activity to remain strong in the months to come despite rising mortgage rates. The post Americans Are Forming Households at a Much Faster Pace Than Builders Are Constructing Homes appeared first on Real Estate News & Insights |®.

The Year’s Biggest Bedroom Design Trends Are So Dreamy They’ll Make You Forget 2020 Ever Happened

Yes, it’s time to look toward the new design trends of 2021. Photo by Pearson Design Group. “More homeowners are choosing canopy beds for their master bedroom in 2021,” says Kelly Marohl , owner and interior designer at The Greenspring Home in Baltimore.

What real estate agents need to know about slab foundations


Agent Design Select Service building basics foundations Gerard Splendore new construction slab foundationsMost houses in the U.S. are built on foundations below grade, but agents should be educated on all types of foundations, including slabs, to be able to answer any buyer questions.

Create the Backyard of Your Dreams With These Dazzling Pool Design Ideas


If you’re adding or remodeling a pool, you’ll need to sort through hundreds of pool design ideas to determine the best size, shape, materials, and features for your personal paradise. Dive into our round-up of the eight essential pool design features. Oval or round designs.

What to Look For in New-Construction Homes: These 5 Crucial Aspects Should Be on Your Radar

fstop123/Getty Images Few things are as exciting as purchasing a newly constructed home. So, before closing on a new-construction home, here are some things you need to consider. Do the materials and style of construction match the neighborhood?”