Where is Amazon Headed Next?

Amazon is hurtling head-first into yet another industry Getty Images / Scott Olson Amazon and homebuilder Lennar announced Wednesday that they're collaborating on a series of model homes that will be fully technology-enabled. The houses will make heavy use of Amazon's Alexa technology, which residents will be able to use to control the television, lights, … Continue reading Where is Amazon Headed Next?

Sales of new homes tumble to a 7-month low

Sales of new homes tumble to a 7-month low Sales of new single-family homes unexpectedly fell in July, dropping to their lowest level in seven months, which could raise concerns of a slowdown in the housing market recovery. The Commerce Department said on Wednesday new home sales tumbled 9.4 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual … Continue reading Sales of new homes tumble to a 7-month low

U.S. new home sales drop 11.4% in April, the most in two years

~ No doubt about it we need more homes being built to satisfy demand and population increases ~ U.S. new home sales drop 11.4% in April, the most in two years John Bazemore / Associated Press A construction worker continues work on new townhomes in Woodstock, Ga., on May 16. U.S. sales of new homes … Continue reading U.S. new home sales drop 11.4% in April, the most in two years

Reforming land use regulations

~ I hope you enjoy the below article. As it pertains to building affordable real estate in many parts of the country, I find it interesting. I hope you do as well. ~   Reforming land use regulations Arguably, land use controls have a more widespread impact on the lives of ordinary Americans than any … Continue reading Reforming land use regulations