October 22, 2014

City officials want homes to be able to withstand EF-2 or EF-3 tornadoes.

October 21, 2014
Initial testing looks promising for devices that researchers say could eliminate need for residential earthquake insurance.
October 20, 2014
Local contractors are split on the issue but do favor more thorough inspections.

Housing News

October 16, 2014
Representatives say that OSHA regulations need to go beyond personal fall arrest systems.
October 16, 2014
After four consecutive monthly gains, builder confidence in the market for newly built single-family homes fell five points to a level of 54 on the...
October 15, 2014
Incident raises question of whether the credit market is too restrictive.
October 14, 2014
The original campaign lowered the down payment for buyers of foreclosed homes.
October 13, 2014
New legislation will increase flood insurance premiums for buildings that aren't retrofitted.


Blogs

The 2015 National Housing Quality Award recipients are:

DSLD of LA, Gold

EYA of MD, Gold

French Brothers of NM, Silver

Videos

Building Science - LP SmartSide Episode One
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Building Science - LP SmartSide Episode Two
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