Homeowners

What’s Drawing New Home Buyers to Southern States?

December 5, 2019
In an article for the United States Census Bureau, authors Kristin Kerns and L. Slagan Locklear report that southern states in the U.S. are seeing… Read More

2020 New Home Building & Construction Outlook

November 20, 2019
Both the housing market and the home building industry have been somewhat unpredictable over the past few years. While a supply shortage in the housing… Read More

First-Time Home Buyer Demographics Change in 2019

July 11, 2019
The landscape of the housing market in the U.S. is changing rapidly, and the demographics of people purchasing their first homes aren’t what they used… Read More

Decisions in Building

October 4, 2018
The decision to build a new home versus buying a resale home is a big one and can be a bit frightening, especially if you… Read More

Selling Your New Construction Home

August 17, 2018
When you moved into your home, it was brand new!  Built just for you! No one else had ever lived there prior to your family.… Read More

New Homes Sell Fast, but Premium Homes Linger on the Market

August 2, 2018
As the first summer heat wave of 2018 swept across the U.S., housing markets continued to sizzle. Inventories evaporated at the fastest rate in nearly… Read More

California’s Solar Requirements: What’s the Effect on New Home Builders?

July 12, 2018
Building a home to code can cost a small fortune these days, putting the squeeze on builders who must constantly walk the line between building… Read More

Home Builders’ Warranties Top Buyer Amenities List

June 28, 2018
Location, location, location—it’s a popular mantra in real estate. But what happens when the hot locations fill up? That’s a question many builders have been… Read More

How to Handle Post-Sale Questions and Concerns for New Construction Purchases

May 29, 2018
The weeks prior to closing on your new construction home, you have done a builder walk-through and made a punch list of items that may… Read More

How to Handle Pre-Sale Questions and Concerns for New Construction Purchases

May 24, 2018
The process of building a new home can be a bit daunting for a home buyer, especially a first-time homeowner.  As a new home buyer… Read More