4 tips to help you win new construction listings

Inman

New construction listings are a specialized area of the industry that can take an agent’s career to the next level. Agent Lead Generation Listings Luxury Luxury Lens Select Teams David Parnes James Harris new construction new development selling new construction the agency

New Construction and Developments Heat Up in South Florida

Coldwell Banker

The post New Construction and Developments Heat Up in South Florida appeared first on Coldwell Banker Blue Matter.

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10 Steps for Navigating the New Construction Home Buying Process

HomeLight

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? Have you weighed all the pros and cons of buying new?

What is Covered Under a Builder Warranty in New Construction Homes?

Realty Biz

When purchasing a brand new construction home, they are often covered by a warranty for about the first one or two years of ownership. It is not uncommon to see some new housing developments advertise that they offer a builder’s warranty.

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.

Meet the star dancers now selling new developments

Inman

Agent Interviews Lifestyle Luxury Luxury Lens Select Christa Villella Corcoran Sunshine Danika Dorsey Edward Villella Lightstone Miami City Ballet new construction new developments

New Construction Timeline Slips Completion of Gowanus Tank and Head House Project to 2032

Brownstoner

City environmental execs are now estimating that construction of a massive tank and filtration facility designed to help keep the noxious Gowanus Canal clean after its federal scrub won’t be completed until the end of 2032, according to government emails and letters obtained by Brooklyn Paper.

Multifamily confidence increased in second quarter, but vacancies also rose

Housing Wire

A new report from the National Association of Home Builders shows confidence in the market for new multifamily housing increased in the second quarter but still remains weak. Furthermore, builder and developers are still facing challenges with material costs.”.

Residential construction on the rise amid major inventory shortage

Inman

percent in March, according to a new report by the Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development. Analysis Markets & Economy News Brief doug duncan fannie mae Holden Lewis home construction inventory NerdWallet new construction U.S.

Developing Housing Market Concerns

Realty Biz

The other component to continue looking for is new-construction increasing the supply. The post Developing Housing Market Concerns appeared first on RealtyBizNews: Real Estate News.

Show potential buyers everything about a development with Imerza

Inman

A powerful tool for developers and new construction sales teams, Imerza is taking property rendering and real estate data visualizations to the top floor.

Is it Cheaper to Build or to Buy a House? The Best House for Your Buck

HomeLight

Does a new construction meet your needs and your budget ? So let’s break down what you’ll pay with self-built, new construction, and existing homes, so you can narrow down your search enough to have a great real estate agent take you the rest of the way to your dream home.

Canada Completed 18 Homes Per Person Added To The Population Last Quarter

Better Dwelling

Canada’s population growth may have slowed, but new home completions are still moving at a breakneck speed. Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC) data shows developers delivered over 50,000 new homes in Q4 2020.

Increased demand for single-family rentals could lead to 10 years of undersupply

Inman

About 6 percent of new single-family homes are built for the purpose of being rented out, which would yield roughly 700,000 new single-family units being constructed over the next 10 years, a number well short of current demand, according to RCLCO Real Estate Advisors.

Housing Starts Surge 22.6% in July

RIS Media

Housing Development and Commerce Department report on housing starts, released Tuesday. New construction for both single-family and multifamily units ramped up sizably in July, up 23% from one year ago and almost matching pre-pandemic activity in the first quarter.

Building a House? A Simple Guide to the Home Building Process

Redfin

However, managing the construction process isn’t always easy. Unless you have a lot of cash on hand, you’re likely going to need some sort of third-party financing to afford the cost of construction on a new home. Home construction is a highly regulated process.

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How to Find (And Qualify For) a Build Your Own House Program

HomeLight

Still, some areas may use conventional loans to provide construction and permanent loans to the participants. You can fill out an application by contacting your local rural development office. Buyers House Hunting New Constructions Uncategorized

How Much Can You Negotiate Off a New Build House? Here’s the Truth

HomeLight

There are many great reasons to buy a new-build home — for example, the ability to customize the home to your liking. For some buyers, the unknown cost of a new-build home can be intimidating. So just how much can you negotiate off a new-build house? Consider existing new homes.

Housing permits up as starts and completions drop slightly

Inman

Continuing a strong upward trend seen in 2020, new construction permits soared in the first month of 2021 even as starts and completions lagged. Department of Housing and Urban Development

$14M mansion is the Florida Panhandle’s priciest new build sale

Inman

Just a few months after being put on the market, a home inspired by the white houses of Santorini has sold for $14 million, setting a record for the most expensive new construction home to sell in the Florida panhandle.

Biden Seeks to Ease Housing Shortage With Looser Zoning Rules

Realtor.com

Nina Robinson for The Wall Street Journal WASHINGTON—A Biden administration push to increase the supply of affordable housing aims to coax states and localities into easing restrictions on new construction, a bid to help address a historic shortage of new housing.

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Housing starts are rising, despite cost to buyers

Housing Wire

More than a quarter of single-family homes for sale during the first quarter were new-construction homes — nearly 26%, and March housing starts jumped nearly 20% month over month to the highest level since 2006, per the latest report from Redfin.

Zillow adds builder ratings and reviews to its platform

Realty Biz

Zillow last week announced a new feature it’s adding to its platform called Builder Ratings and Reviews. The new information will be displayed on builder’s profiles, community pages and paid new construction listings on Zillow.

Home builders target less densely populated areas

Realty Biz

The National Association of Home Builders says that building firms have shown a notable suburban shift in recent months, with small metro suburbs the only region to post a second-quarter gain in new single-family home construction in the last quarter.

Meet Your New Niche

The Residential Specialist

New home construction has become an enticing option for buyers—and right now the market is surging. There has always been this desire for new homes,” says Shawn O. That’s one of the most compelling things about doing new construction: seeing the structure rise from nothing.”.

Top Ten: Problems With Builder “Spec” Houses

Toronto Realty Blog

You pay hefty land transfer tax on the purchase, real estate fees on the sale, legal fees on both, and then you’ve got permits, architecturals, and often zoning applications, not to mention construction financing, all irrespective of actually building a house. Development Houses

Ask Brian: Do You Think Real Estate Investing Can Be Profitable At This Time of the Pandemic?

Realty Biz

Developing raw land or converting another property will take significant time to accomplish. This can be the best time to make new investments if you don’t need immediate income from the property (that is the case when beginning new construction).

Sky-High Lumber Cost Stings New Inventory Production in Market

RIS Media

As the lumber industry tries to meet the overwhelming demand for building materials, experts say the supply of homes has continued to dwindle under lagging new construction and rising price tags. Department of Housing and Urban Development and the U.S.

Regional Spotlight: NYC Construction Activity Decade’s Lowest

RIS Media

City-wide, new building filings in 2020 represented a proposed 42.67 The proposed square footage associated with major construction projects in New York City (those greater than 300,000 square feet) also hit their lowest point since 2012, with a total of 11.6

Raising the Roof: Here Are the 10 Cities That Will Dominate Home Construction in 2021

Realtor.com

Like it or not, it’s the new real estate math: Rising demand plus shrinking inventory equals vexed buyers, desperate for solutions. So why aren’t people just building more new homes? They also tend to have more land available and fewer restrictions on construction.

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. Krieg predicts a “fight” among existing homes trying to sell and new homes being built.

Providing Excellent Service to Agents and Clients

RIS Media

Bellator Real Estate & Development, a member of Leading Real Estate Companies of the World®. Because no one had ever been through anything like this before, it was new to all of us, so we collaborated on ways to continue providing excellent service to our agents and clients.

A Solution For Fix-and-Flip Investors Facing Today's Tightening Housing Supply

Patch of Land

Patch of Land's CMO, Robert Greenberg, is a member of the Forbes Real Estate Council and recently shared his thoughts on new development opportunities for Fix and Flip investors. See what Robert has to say on why real estate investors are starting to look at new construction as an alternative to renovating properties.

2020 Market Report

Luxury Real Estate Blog

Last week we published the 2020 Market Report made with our data where we explained how we live the rental and sale real estate market , new and second-hand, during a year that was complicated and very different that we had ever lived before.

What Kind of House Can I Afford? What to Consider While You Shop

HomeLight

This is a group of owners that establishes and enforces rules and regulations for the development — think landscaping, pool maintenance, and more. This is the modern version of a mobile home but there are new standards for building them.) New construction.