Builder Magazine picks their top 10, including smaller apartment options, multigenerational households and... minimalist bathrooms.
Dec 11, 2011 Builder Magazine
In an obviously difficult market for new housing, Cross Creek Ranch is standing out from the pack with a master-planned community that restores a degraded dirt parcel to a native landscape.
Oct 4, 2011 Builder Magazine
Last year, developer KB Homes began putting an Energy Performance Guide (EPG) label on every home they build. Is this an idea who's time has come?
Aug 29, 2011 Builder Magazine
Jenny Sullivan of Builder Magazine spots a trend for slightly increased densities in suburban towns, creating urban-lite communities that are attracting city dwellers who would never have dreamed of living in the burbs.
Aug 3, 2011 Builder Magazine
Builder Magazine thinks its time to give the mid-rise (4-6 stories) building its due.
May 1, 2011 Builder Magazine
Builder Magazine says the construction numbers have been all over the map from month to month, but a pattern is emerging that reveals several markets to be reliable hotbeds for the development of multifamily buildings.
Apr 4, 2011 Builder Magazine
The 2011 Healthy Market Index, which is compiled from projections made by Moody's Economy.com, is dominated by cities in the South.
Mar 8, 2011 Builder Magazine
Finca Bellavista is a development on the southern coast of Costa Rica with 5 houses and 24 other buildings, all sustainable treehouse structures.
Feb 20, 2011 Builder Magazine
Developer FivePoint Communities has cleared hurdles, and the financing flowing again for two major California projects, one on San Francisco's Treasure Island and one at the El Toro Marine Corps Air Station near Irvine.
Jan 31, 2011 Builder Magazine
A handful of residential code revisions went into effect in Ohio on January 1st, including an energy conservation code with stricter standards on insulation that is causing an uproar among homebuilders.
Jan 4, 2011 Builder Magazine