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Woodworkers and home builders are pushing for more harvest on federal lands. | Business

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Seven rejected designs of the Sydney Opera House that were never built

With its iconic design that resembles a carefully balanced assemblage of white seashells (or for some, a rack of stacked dishes) on Bennelong Point, the Sydney Opera House – Australia’s most famous landmark and a World Heritage Site of UNESCO – is an indisputable masterpiece of human creativity. Over 200 designs were submitted when State […]

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A Big Night for San Antonio Home Builders at the Summit Awards

The 2021 Summit Awards were sold out last week, with nearly 400 of San Antonio’s best in the homebuilding community attending the JW Marriott. The coveted Summit Eagle is awarded annually to home builders, developers, renovators and those who support the home building industry. The Summit Awards are presented by the Greater San Antonio Builders […]

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Homebuilders praise government plan to speed up homes in Leppington | Camden-Narellan Advertiser

The state government’s recent announcement to speed up dezoning of Leppington Stages 2 and 5 has been welcomed by more than 30 home builders. The builders have filed a campaign calling for the rezoning of thousands of inactive blocks of land awaiting rezoning in the priority Leppington neighborhood. However, they say more of Leppington will […]

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Bush fire proof house: Top 10 house designs for bush fire prone areas

Now called the ‘black summer’, Australia’s 2109-2020 bushfire season was the worst on record. Quite simply, the fires were unprecedented. As of March 2020, 18.6 million hectares had been set on fire, more than buildings had been set on fire (including 2,779 houses) and, more tragically, 34 people had lost their lives. On top of […]

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Homebuilders Still Face Supply Shortages and Increased Costs

through: Richmond Times-Dispatch via The Associated Press Posted: Jul 11, 2021 / 2:22 PM EDT / Update: July 12, 2021 / 4:49 AM EDT (Credit: Getty) RICHMOND, Virginia (AP) – Home builders and renovators continue to face supply shortages and higher prices for building materials in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. The Richmond Times-Dispatch […]

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Knoxville homebuilders struggle to keep up with real estate demand

The housing shortage in Knoxville is not going to go away. One solution seems obvious: build more houses. But home builders are currently facing major challenges, including high material costs, supply delays, a shortage of labor, and a lack of available properties. And the pressure will only tighten: Knoxville needs about 40,000 additional homes by […]