Recovery for Housing Market Predicted Next Year

By Lindsey Walta, July 19, 2009 | In housing market |

This article from Builderonline.com gave a great sum-up of what the economists are predicting for the housing market next year. For once, there is good news.

Economists Predict Recovery Next Year

Our mid-year forecast roundup reveals big expectations for 2010. By: Boyce Thompson

If the nation’s housing forecasters agree that housing starts and sales will drop to record …

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Are Builders Going to “Get” Social Networking / Media?

By John Garrett, June 4, 2009 | In Home Builders |

Sometimes when you tell the truth, it can be unpopular. However, when it comes to technology, sales and marketing, few builders are leading the way.

You can look at most builders websites and right there understand that lack of marketing acumen possessed in the industry. Now, don’t get me wrong, this isn’t across the board. There …

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Good News for the Housing Market

By Lindsey Walta, October 22, 2008 | In housing market |

Lately, all you seem to hear from the media is bad news about the housing market. It seems that when we think it couldn’t get any worse, another grim headline tells us it is indeed getting worse. Nothing against the media, I read the headlines daily and would never suggest that we ignore what they …

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Going Green in Alabama

By Lindsey Walta, September 25, 2008 | In Green Home Design |

It’s a common joke that we are behind the times here in Alabama. I personally like to think that we move a little slower here because we allow ourselves to stop and smell the roses every once in awhile…but that’s beside the point. The rest of the country has been slowly “going green” and now …

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How Long Will Your Major Home Purchases Last?

By Lindsey Walta, September 22, 2008 | In Home Design |

The Chicago Tribune recently wrote an article titled, “Built to last? Check home’s life expectancy.” This was a great quick overview of how long you can expect the major purchases you will make in your new home to …

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