- Modular Homes
A modular home is made from pre-constructed boxes that are shipped to the homesite and assembled there. Modular homes are faster to build and priced lower than traditional homes.
- History of Modular Homes
Modular homes are often popular for their cost-effectiveness. Learn about the history of modular homes and modular home building.
Tract Homes (Photograph)
Many planned communities consist of tract homes, which are multiple identical homes constructed on a tract of land and then subdivided. Planned communities may allow original homebuyers to select from a predetermined number of house styles.
- Manufactured Homes Directory
Visit this manufactured home supplier directory for information about manufactured homes and manufactured home suppliers in the United States. The photo on this page depicts a manufactured home surrounded by a grassy lawn.
- Prefab Homes
A prefabricated home is partially or completely constructed, manufactured, or assembled in a factory, assembly plant, or lumberyard.
Residential Construction (Photograph)
A construction worker reviews plans outside of a residential construction site. Unfinished homes receive finishing touches before new residents move in.
- Modular Home Plans
Modular homes are pre-constructed in factories and then shipped to the homesite and assembled there. They are becoming increasingly popular for their fast construction time and lower price.
- Home Buying
Buying a home is one of the biggest financial decisions you will ever make. Learn more about home buying with this helpful guide.
- Residential Real Estate
Whether you are buying or selling a home, condominium, townhouse, or land, a good real estate company can ensure you have the best experience possible.
- Custom Home Building Careers
This custom home building page comprises information about custom home construction careers in the United States of America plus a photo of a custom brick home on a large, landscaped lot.
- Household Information Guide
This household guide features information as well as related links to home mortgage loans, kitchen appliances, washing machines, and more.
- Local Real Estate
Land and the permanent buildings located on it is referred to as real estate. Each state features a real estate commission to regulate the real estate profession.
Mortgage Loan (Illustration)
This dollar symbol leaning on a house illustrates the equity that many people have in their homes. In today's economy, many homeowners are seeing their home as an additional source of needed funds and are deciding to take equity out of their home.
House and Dollar Sign (Illustration)
This shiny gold dollar sign leaning on a house is a visual illustration of the fact that consumers have most of their money stored in the value of their homes. A second mortgage is a way to access that equity.
- Active Adult Community History
Active adult retirement communities first came on the scene in the 1960s due to a growing housing demand for retirement age people who were not quite ready to go into assisted living or retirement homes.
- Indoor Air Quality
Weathertight homes tend to trap airborne particles inside, where everyday household contaminants can become concentrated. The result is that indoor air can become more polluted than the air outdoors.
- Light Sources
The most common light source in homes is the incandescent light bulb. Learn about more light sources on this informative web page.
- Real Estate Agents
Real estate sales agents help clients buy and sell homes. Learn more about job descriptions and educational requirements for real estate agents and brokers with this helpful guide.
- Air Conditioners (Photograph)
A stately stone home with a chimney and elaborate windows features two air conditioning units in dormered windows. While stone homes often stay cool in hot weather, attic rooms often need additional help to fight off heat and humidity.
- Audio Conferencing Session (Digital Image)
A young businesswoman takes notes while taking part in a hands-free audio conferencing session.
- Building Contractor with Tools and Phone (Digital Image)
A building contractor, wearing a helmet and tool belt, carries a yellow level while talking on a cell phone. The homes we live in are valuable investments, so it only makes sense to carefully select the contractors who build, remodel, and repair them.
- Young Child Looking at an Atlas (Digital Image)
A young child develops his knowledge of the world as he peruses a world atlas on the floor.
- Why Amazon is obsessed with getting inside our homes
It's how it will get more data on us and sell us more goods and services.
CNBC. Mon, 23 Apr 2018 19:03 GMT.
- Clothes moths favour posh southern homes
A new study from English Heritage, based in London, aimed to monitor clothes moths to help the heritage charity look after its collection of historic wool carpets, tapestries and period clothing.
Daily Mail. Mon, 23 Apr 2018 14:35:54 +0100.
- U.S. Existing-Home Sales Rose in March
Sales of previously owned homes ticked up in March from February but were below year-earlier levels as tight inventories, rising mortgage rates and high prices hurt the start to the spring selling season.
Wall Street Journal. Mon, 23 Apr 2018 14:07:38 EDT.
- Billions of dollars to rebuild post-quake Nepal being misdirected: Experts
DHUNGKHARKA, NEPAL (AFP) - Billions of dollars poured into Nepal after a powerful earthquake devastated the country three years ago is being misdirected towards building unnecessary new homes where old ones could have been salvaged, experts warn.
Straits Times. Mon, 23 Apr 2018 12:49:52 +0800.
- Hemsby: Clifftop home destroyed erosion spanning 40 years
Erosion of the cliff at Hemsby, Norfolk, has left 18 homes uninhabitable over the past five years.
BBC News. Sun, 22 Apr 2018 23:15:08 GMT.