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Homebuilders Struggle To Find Qualified Workers

AP | ALEX VEIGA | Posted 05.10.2013 | Business

-- U.S. builders and the subcontractors they depend on are struggling to hire fast enough to meet rising demand for new homes. Builders would be sta...

Small Builder Finds a Lucrative Niche in D.C. Real Estate

Melissa Terzis | Posted 05.21.2012 | DC
Melissa Terzis

A bottleneck of vehicles crowds a builder sales office on opening day. There are over 30 names a week added to a waiting list for a seven-lot subdivis...

Unconstitutional, Job Killing Regulatory Army

Bruce Fein | Posted 11.26.2011 | Politics
Bruce Fein

Contrary to Regulatory Tsar Cass Sunstein's boasting of slashing burdens on industry, the Obama administration has met the enemy of job creation in residential construction or otherwise, and it is them.

It's Construction, Stupid! It's Home Building, Stupid!

Jerry Chautin | Posted 11.05.2011 | Business
Jerry Chautin

In Thursday's address to Congress, I want President Barack Obama to emphasize that fixing the home-building and construction industries is necessary to jump-start our lame economy.

Homebuilding Sees Sharpest Drop In 27 Years

CNN | Chris Isidore | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Housing starts and building permits plunged in December much more than expected, resulting in a full-year decline in new home construction that was th...