Tag: homebuilding


Clock Winds Down on Homebuilding Parties in U.S. and Canada

November 29, 2021

Via: ConstructConnect

The vertical bars in Graph 1 tell the story of housing starts in the United States. The monthly numbers of actual groundbreakings in units are seasonally adjusted at an annual rate (SAAR). ‘Annualized’ means they are projected from a single […]


Construction employment in March trails March 2020 mark in 35 states

April 16, 2021

Via: Building Design + Construction

Construction employment in March remained below March 2020 levels in 35 states despite a sizzling homebuilding market and a strong recovery from severe winter weather, according to an analysis by the Associated General Contractors of America of government employment data […]

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The big small business: Inside the world of franchise homebuilding

August 30, 2017

Via: Construction Dive

From restaurant chains to rental cars, franchises abound in business. The construction industry is no stranger to the category (think Bath Fitter or Budget Blinds). Less prevalent, however, are franchises that build homes from the ground up. That franchise type […]