Home builders

Hollywood Success Story: Kitchen Remodel Wins Home Builders Award; Whole house renovation meets the needs of a growing family

The Home Builders Association of Alabama awarded studio j.fante a 2022 Alabama Remodeling Excellence Award for the $75,000-$150,000 Kitchen Remodel for the Forsythe home in Homewood. j.fante studio helped the family transform their two-bedroom, one-bathroom home to accommodate their growing family. By Anne Ruissi Its work renovating a kitchen as part of an overall home […]

House designs

Stunning Home Designs for Steep Sites are ADNZ Winners

Two steep rural sites in Cambridge have prompted award-winning design responses at the Waikato Regional ADNZ Resene Architectural Design Awards 2022. Daniel Cullen has won the Regional Residential New Home award over 300m² for Amongst the Gully, a house on a steep bushland site in the Cambridge countryside. And Lee Turner also won the same […]

Home builders

‘It’s hard to find someone willing to work’: Homebuilders reveal 5 reasons the cost of your dream home has skyrocketed

By Aarthi Swaminathan It looks pretty grim for homebuilders, and it has downstream effects on buyers and renters. Building a house is a complicated business. Despite the housing shortage in the United States, it has been difficult for builders to quickly increase production to meet demand. This is due to a variety of factors – […]

Home builders

Homebuilders fall like dominoes as cost crisis deepens

After pressuring the NSW and Victorian governments for help in June, one of Australia’s biggest homebuilders – Metricon – continues to teeter on the brink of collapse. Yesterday he rudely dismissed 225 employees on Microsoft Teams in a desperate attempt to cut costs: This decision will affect 9% of its workforce… Most of the roles […]