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Residential Design & Building News 2012.0911

Postby Kevin » Tue Sep 11, 2012 8:23 pm

Residential Building Approvals Fall Sharply in Australia, Loans Down Too - Property Wire, 2012.0911
http://www.propertywire.com/news/austra ... 16926.html

Earthships at Home in Their Environment - Las Vegas Review-Journal, 2012.0911
http://www.lvrj.com/home_and_garden/ear ... ml?ref=546

Uganda: Is Building a House Really Worth It? - All Africa, 2012.0911
http://allafrica.com/stories/201209110971.html

With Housing Market Picking Up, Street of Dreams Concept Rehashed - Omaha World-Herald, 2012.0911
http://www.omaha.com/article/20120911/M ... 29995/1707

Building a Solid Recovery - Las Vegas Review-Journal, 2012.0911
http://www.lvrj.com/realestate/building ... 86126.html

Seattle Puts Ban on Building Big Homes on Tiny Lots - King5, 2012.0911
http://www.king5.com/news/local/Seattle ... 60806.html

Villa ÅKarp: A Super-Efficient Home with Surplus Energy - Mother Nature Network, 2012.0911
http://www.mnn.com/your-home/remodeling ... urplus-ene

Home Builders: 99 Markets Now Breaking Free of the Housing Bust - US News & World Report, 2012.0910
http://www.usnews.com/news/blogs/home-f ... using-bust

Industry Backs Cameron's Home Extension Plan - BD (registration required), 2012.0910
http://www.bdonline.co.uk/news/industry ... 03.article

Construction Worker Killed in Fort Greene Roof Collapse - Metro, 2012.0910
http://www.metro.us/newyork/local/artic ... f-collapse

'Underwater Mortgage' Refis Get Fresh Push in Congress - CNBC, 2012.0910
http://www.cnbc.com/id/48973237

Seniors Are Turning to Risky Reverse Mortgages for Cash - Business Insider, 2012.0910
http://www.businessinsider.com/seniors- ... ges-2012-9

Home Mortgage Rates Remain Near Record Lows - Fairfax News, 2012.0908
http://fairfaxnews.com/2012/09/home-mor ... cord-lows/

Raise High the Roof Beam, Carpenters - Barron's, 2012.0908
http://online.barrons.com/article/SB500 ... OL_hpp_mag

Canyon Residence by Lehrer Architects - Architect's Newspaper, 2012.0907
http://www.archpaper.com/news/articles.asp?id=6244

Loan Modifications Jump 43 Percent - CBS, 2012.0907
http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-505145_162- ... 3-percent/

Breaking the Home-Buying Habit - Wall Street Journal, 2012.0907
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB1000087 ... 30836.html

Out of the Box - New York Times, 2012.0907
http://tmagazine.blogs.nytimes.com/2012 ... the-box-2/

Bernanke Refinanced Home Mortgage as Interest Rates Dropped - NewsMax, 2012.0906
http://www.newsmax.com/Newsfront/ALLTOP ... /id/451033

Six Years after Crash, Builders of New Homes Enjoy an Upswing - Los Angeles Times, 2012.0906
http://www.latimes.com/business/money/l ... 8796.story

World's Tallest Timber Building 'Tops Out' in Melbourne - Architecture & Design (Australia), 2012.0906
http://www.architectureanddesign.com.au ... -in-melbou

Long Island: A Modern Architecture Lab - Wall Street Journal, 2012.0906
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB1000087 ... 99004.html

NAHB Reports Multi-Family Housing in Recovery - Wood Working Network, 2012.0906
http://www.woodworkingnetwork.com/news/ ... ml?ref=896

U.S. Home Sales Move at Faster Pace -- A Sign of Recovery - Los Angeles Times, 2012.0905
http://www.latimes.com/business/money/l ... 4230.story

China Steel Use in Home Building Won't Peak Until 2024-RBA Study - Reuters, 2012.0905
http://in.reuters.com/article/2012/09/0 ... 9Y20120905

Christchurch Home Building Surges - Stuff (New Zealand), 2012.0905
http://www.stuff.co.nz/business/industr ... ing-surges

Bidders Line Up for Rare Subprime Mortgage Sale - Reuters, 2012.0905
http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/09/ ... 8720120905

UPDATE: U.S. Construction Spending Drops 0.9% in July - SmartMoney, 2012.0904
http://www.smartmoney.com/news/on/?stor ... 1&cid=1259

U.S. Construction Spending Likely Grew in July - BusinessWeek, 2012.0904
http://www.businessweek.com/ap/2012-09- ... n-spending

Upending the Traditional Arab Countryside Home - New York Times, 2012.0831
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/08/31/great ... eru31.html
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