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Construction Progress: To Sheetrock and Beyond!

We had a great trip to Santa Fe.  What a fun little city! We took lots of pictures and I’ll do a post on the trip soon. 664 more words

Recent Housing News

U.S. Housing Starts Edge Up 0.2% as Sector Steams Forward.  July increase led by 12.8% jump in single-family units, which climbed to their highest level since December 2007… 75 more words

Housing Economics

30 July 2015 (AFR) - Business as usual, even in boom - Housing boom no distraction for builder Tomkins

(30 July 2015, AFR, p38, by Matthew Cranston )

‘Property development booms can give a false sense of comfort to many builders – but not Mike Tomkins. 47 more words

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Congratulations to the 2015 Palladio Award Winners


Congratulates the recipients of the


“The Palladio Awards honor outstanding achievement in traditional design.  The program recognizes both individual designers and design teams whose work enhances the beauty and humane qualities of the built environment, through creative interpretation or adaptation of design principles, developed through 2,500 years of the Western architectural tradition. 61 more words

Chadsworth Columns

Flooring contractors saves your time and reduce lots of your hassle!

The flooring in your house or in your office space is not only a basic necessity but in many ways is an expression of your personality. 287 more words

Home Improvement

Construction in Myanmar Key Trends and Opportunities to 2019

Myanmar’s construction industry will continue to grow at a relatively fast pace compared to other emerging markets over the forecast period (2015–2019). The positive outlook for the construction industry is supported by the expanding economy, increased government investment in public infrastructure, and the rising interest of domestic and foreign real estate developers in constructing residential units to meet the population’s housing demand. 234 more words


16 Apr 2015 (AFR) - Residential construction up 13pc, strongest growth in a decade

(16 April 2015, AFR, p45, by Michael Bleby )

‘Residential construction rose to a record $56.5 billion in the year to December, as low interest rates and untapped demand pushed approval rates to new highs.’ 10 more words

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