Housing News

August 27, 2014

Changes could allow improvements for workers' spouses and low-skilled workers.

August 26, 2014

The goal of coordination is easier adoption of green building codes and greater incentive for programs like LEED.

August 26, 2014

Focus is shifting toward the appearance and relationship between buildings and away from building use.

August 25, 2014

Sales of newly built, single-family homes fell 2.4 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 412,000 units in July, according to data from HUD and the U.S. Census Bureau.

August 22, 2014

The system has eliminated oil and gas bills for the 1950s-era, 1,800-sf home.

August 21, 2014

Tightening water-use restrictions are driving the use of the non-toxic dye.

August 20, 2014

After a debate over adopting the latest code for sprinkler installment, city officials voted to keep it.

August 18, 2014

Builder confidence in the market for newly built, single-family homes rose two points to 55 on the Housing Market Index (HMI) for August.

August 18, 2014

The revised requirements impact residential, commercial and industrial electrical installations.

Photo: Joffre Essley/Flickr

August 15, 2014

Ohio utilities are trying to reduce the amount net-metering customers get for their electricity.


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