Contractor Law

  • Why should you attend the Fall Board Meeting?

    It may be a question you are asking yourself. But when you joined your local home builders association, you did so because you care about our industry. You wanted to be one of the ones who would make […]

  • Framing Methods for Single-Family Homes: 2018

    Wood framing remains the most dominant construction method for single-family homes in the U.S., according to NAHB analysis of Census Bureau data. For 2018 completions, 93% of new homes were […]

  • Real Rent Index Edges Up in September

    In September, NAHB’s Real Rent Index increased 0.2 percent over August’s reading, after essentially no growth between June and August (Figure 1). Over the first nine months of 2019, the […]

  • Consumer Prices Were Unchanged in September

    The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) reported that the Consumer Price Index (CPI) was unchanged in September on a seasonally adjusted basis, after a 0.1% increase in August. Excluding the volatile […]

  • Participate in a PCCA Survey

    PSD is performing a survey for the Pennsylvania Construction Codes Academy (PCCA) to examine how reliably new homes in rural Pennsylvania are receiving blower door and duct leakage testing for energy […]