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Methods to Reduce Costs in New Home Construction

This article describes methods to reduce the overall cost of construction for a new home. The new home construction industry has been hit hard by the devaluing of real estate during the four year period of 2008 to 2012. There is no reliable source indicating any increase in real estate market value for the foreseeable future.

What is a Reasonable Profit in Construction?

01/31/2013

For any company, profit is based on the risk reward concept.  So in construction, what should be the profit (reward) given the risk?  What is a reasonable expectation given the industry and the particular business?  There is no single correct [...]

Methods to Reduce Costs in New Home Construction

01/30/2013

This article describes methods to reduce the overall cost of construction for a new home.  The new home construction industry has been hit hard by the devaluing of real estate during the four year period of 2008 to 2012.  There is no reliable [...]