- 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.
- Check Out These Gorgeous Spring Landscape Designs
These homes feature lush clipped gardens, solutions to difficult terrains, and more, reminding us that what's outside matters just as much as what's inside the home.
By Dering Hall, Contributor. Forbes. Fri, 19 Apr 2019 15:04:00 +0000.
- Deadly storm flattens homes in the South
Nearly 45 million Americans are in the path of a deadly storm that's been tearing through the southern Plains for three days. The destructive system is blamed for at least two deaths. ...
CBS News. Fri, 19 Apr 2019 12:27:27 +0000.
- Make A Splash: WatermarkPointe Offers Inspiration for Hosting the Perfect Pool Party or Beach Bash
NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y., April 19, 2019 -- Picturesque Long Island Sound waterviews, resort-inspired amenities, and incredible, spacious homes await at the casual yet sophisticated condos at WatermarkPointe. ...
PR Newswire. Fri, 19 Apr 2019 09:00:00 +0000.
- Antimicrobial paints have a blind spot
Researchers tested bacteria commonly found inside homes on samples of drywall coated with antimicrobial, synthetic latex paints. Within 24 hours, all bacteria died except for Bacillus timonensis, a spore-forming bacterium.
Science Daily. Thu, 18 Apr 2019 14:15:52 EDT.
- With rain on the horizon, Rigaud braces for severe flooding
Rigaud residents and officials, armed with lessons learned after severe flooding overtook homes and streets two years ago, are once again preparing to deal with rising waters.
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Thu, 18 Apr 2019 09:53:52 EDT.