Project Management

Project Management

HousingZone's multi-family articles, surveys, ideas, trends, and tips on project management for residential builders, remodelers, and architects serving the residential construction industry.



News

Professional Remodeler editor Jay Sweet answers the most common questions remodelers have about the stimulus package and tax credits.

Features

Make the most of urban infill sites by building up instead of out, advises architect Rocky Rockefeller

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Here’s a checklist to make sure custom builders and their trade contractors are keeping their ends of the bargain.

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Custom builders and architects have their differences, but a good working relationship can lead to a well-designed home that exceeds the client’s expectations – and doesn’t exceed the budget.

Features

Here are 5 steps some of the country’s most successful custom builders say they use to get and keep the best trade crews.

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Features

The synthesis between architects and custom builders can be like oil and water. With intersecting yet disparate goals, it's a wonder architect and builder get along at all, much less come up with a finished custom home at the end of the process.

News

In the old days, when building plans fit on two sheets of 18 by 24 paper, the industry built homes on a handshake between builder and trade. Needless to say, the industry has changed. Handshakes aren't enough anymore; today, builders need a contract from each trade partner outlining terms and conditions of work.

WINTER 2020

This Month in Custom Builder

Products

Five sizes of these wall-mount vanities designed by Jeffrey Alexander are available

Features

Custom-home builders share why they gave Instagram a try and why the social media platform is essential for their marketing outreach

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