Housing Recovery Slow and Steady in 2015, Will Pick Up Pace Next Year

NAHB, 2015 – Solid employment gains, attractive mortgage rates, a growing economy and pent-up demand will help keep the housing market moving forward throughout 2015 and into next year, according to economists who participated in yesterday’s National Association of Home Builders … Continue reading →

Study Finds That OSHA Underestimated Cost of Silica Rule by $4.5 Billion a Year

Estimate One of Several Examples of How Agency Fundamentally Misunderstands Construction Industry, Raising Questions About Overall Rule NAHB, 2015 – A new report released today by the Construction Industry Safety Coalition (CISC) found that the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (OSHA)  … Continue reading →

Developers’ Sentiment About Multifamily Market Holds Steady in the Fourth Quarter

NAHB, 2015 – The Multifamily Production Index (MPI), released today by the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB), held steady with a reading of 54 for the fourth quarter of 2014. This capped the third straight year of quarterly readings consistently … Continue reading →

Preston Wood and Associates at International Builders Show in Las Vegas

Last month Preston Wood and Associates, your source for affordable, build-able and beautiful townhouse floor plans in Dallas, was at the International Builders Show in Las Vegas. It was a great convention — a wonderful opportunity to meet builders and … Continue reading →

Millennials Seek Smaller Houses, But Won’t Sacrifice Details

In the following article from the National Association of Home Builders millennials are seeing smaller homes but with a great eye for detail. They believe this means the growing number of home buyers, who know what they must have in a … Continue reading →