Buy a new home or existing home?

Is It Better to Build a New House or Buy an Existing One? (Image credit: MoMo Productions/Getty Images) Should you buy an existing home, or a brand new one? Depending on where you're looking or what your budget is, you may not have much choice in the matter, as we'll see below. But what are … Continue reading Buy a new home or existing home?

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

With California housing prices surging, developers say they can’t build enough homes

With California housing prices surging, developers say they can’t build enough homes   Construction work on the Rosedale tract on Orange Blossom Way in Azusa Wednesday, July 5, 2017. Home prices continue to trend upward in California. A report released Wednesday by CoreLogic reveals that prices for single-family attached and detached homes rose 5.8 percent … Continue reading With California housing prices surging, developers say they can’t build enough homes

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