New Trends in Home Building Designs

High-quality detailing: Regardless of home size, buyers want authentic, high-quality detailing in all aspects of the home, noted the judges. A majority of these details reflected historic and more traditional styles of architecture that focus on appropriate scale, relative proportions and accurate sizing of elements in relationship to the overall composition. Bathroom style and features:…

Builder Confidence Rises Six Points in July

July 17, 2012 – Builder confidence in the market for newly built, single-family homes rose six points to 35 on the National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index (HMI) for July, released today. This is the largest one-month gain recorded by the index in nearly a decade, and brings the HMI to its highest…