Housing News

April 15, 2014

Fifteen new interpretations clarify rules for claiming recycled content and energy savings for garage ventilation, among others.

April 15, 2014

Builder confidence in the market for newly built, single-family homes rose one point on the Housing Market Index to 47 in April.

April 14, 2014

The documents contain more than 1,300 construction specifications, practices, and test methods.

April 11, 2014

The city joins 20 percent of 8,500 communities participating in the rating program with a rating of four or better.

April 10, 2014

Title 24 code revisions will also apply to HVAC systems and building automation systems, among others

April 09, 2014

The home is expected to generate 2.6 megawatt-hours of surplus per year

April 09, 2014

State went from seventh to fifth overall in number of solar jobs in 2013

April 07, 2014

A new report says white roofs are three times more effective than green roofs for cooling

April 04, 2014

Solar installations grew by one-third in 77 U.S. communities in 2013

April 03, 2014

Such a move could lower home values, impact national economy