$1.04 million lost in 2021 construction site thefts locally

COLORADO SPRINGS — It’s one of the most difficult crimes to solve right now in the Pikes Peak Region. Hundreds of thousands of dollars in construction materials are being stolen as home builders work to assemble houses in new neighborhoods. Investigators are asking for help to find the suspects. This year thousands of new homes

Austin Energy says connecting new construction to grid could take up to 10 weeks

AUSTIN (KXAN) — New homes are popping up all over Central Texas, but connecting power to them may take longer than you’d think. Right now, Austin Energy says there is a seven to 10-week wait for power hook ups when construction is involved. Tony Diaz told KXAN, after permits were approved on July 1, it

A new Austin Energy rule aims to keep construction workers safe. It could also make homes harder to build.

In response to the death by electrocution of a construction worker and a subsequent lawsuit, Austin Energy has increased the minimum distance between power lines and new buildings, a regulation the utility says will keep workers safer. A jury in 2019 found Austin Energy guilty of negligence in the death of Jaime Membreno, who was

Toll Brothers luxury home builders hit record in new home contracts amid construction boom

Hodges Capital Management founder Craig Hodges on his outlook for the market amid inflationary pressures and labor shortages. Luxury home builder Toll Brothers Inc. reported in its fiscal year 2021 third quarter earnings results on Tuesday that the firm hit a new record for new contracts on the quarter, exceeding Q3 of last year by

New Construction Mixed – Starts Drop 7.0%, Permits & Completions Gain

While demand for new homes remains high, the pace of new construction reflected softening homebuilder confidence in June as builders grappled with the opportunity to shore up profitability now that lumber prices are declining from recent spikes. Builders pulled back on housing starts, wary of overcommitting on final new home prices in the face of

Ask Eli: New Construction Homes vs. Recently Built Homes

This regularly scheduled sponsored Q&A column is written by Eli Tucker, Arlington-based Realtor and Arlington resident. Please submit your questions to him via email for response in future columns. Video summaries of some articles can be found on YouTube on the Ask Eli, Live With Jean playlist. Enjoy! Question: How much more do new construction homes sell for compared to similar homes that

Luxurious new construction with farmhouse charm

Ahhhhh, that brand new house smell, there’s nothing quite like it. Located in the new development of Royalton Row in Mattituck, this unique property allows buyers to work with the home’s designers and builders to put their very own stamp on their home-to-be. “While all 11 homes in the development will have stunning architectural details

Facts about St. John’s Church’s new construction in Portsmouth NH

PORTSMOUTH — With construction set to begin, accessibility and connectivity are the pillars of St. John’s Episcopal Church’s vision for the future of the church and its adjacent parish hall. A groundbreaking ceremony Thursday outside the steps of Thaxter Hall, St. John’s parish hall, commemorated the beginning of construction at the church originally constructed in 1732. The

Astaneh Construction Offers Valuable Tips For Home Renovation In Toronto – Online Free Press release news distribution

Toronto, Canada , Canada, 06/24/2021 / Astaneh Construction / June 24, 2021 – Toronto — Astaneh Construction has offered expert advice on Home Renovation In Toronto, that can help homeowners in the city make informed decisions for their crucial residential projects. The fully licensed and insured company has made a name for itself on the