2-10 HBW Announces 2020 Builder Achievement Award Winners
2-10 HBW announces 2020 Builder Achievement Award Winners Today, 2-10 Home Buyers Warranty (2-10 HBW) announced our 2020 Builder Achievement Awards Program recipients. The Builder Achievement Awards Program acknowledges outstanding performance in the home-building industry. And given how challenging this year has been, these builders deserve all the recognition they’re getting. To see a list […]
Canadian Lumber Tariffs Fall: What Happens Next?
Canadian lumber tariffs fall: What happens next? Back in November 2020, the US Commerce Department slashed Canadian lumber tariffs from 20% to 9%. This act came as a relief, since the 20% tariff likely played a role in skyrocketing lumber prices. Has the tariff slash had a lasting effect, and what happens next? Did the […]
Statute of Repose: How It Can Make or Break Builders
Statute of repose: How it can make or break builders Nearly every single state in the US has a statute of repose that builders must abide by. These statutes of repose can make or break a builder’s success. But what are they, how do they affect you, and how can you manage them? Let’s find […]
6 Marketing Tips for New-Home Builders
6 marketing tips for new-home builders Purchasing a new home is a huge step for prospective buyers. One of the biggest questions you need to answer is, “Why should I buy from you?” Today, we’ll give you six marketing tips to help convince your prospects to buy your new home over someone else’s. As we […]
Geotechnical Investigations: Deal or Dud?
Geotechnical investigations: Deal or dud? Some home builders wonder about the importance of geotechnical investigations. With the cost of a geotechnical investigation ranging in the thousands of dollars, it may seem like an unnecessary expense. Today, we’ll define what a geotechnical investigation is, whether it’s required, whether it’s worth the cost, and how 2-10 Home […]
What 2020’s New Home Trends Might Say About 2021
What 2020’s new home trends might say about 2021 The National Association of Realtors (NAR) recently released its 2020 Profile of Buyers and Sellers. The report shows many trends in the housing market throughout 2020. Today, we’ll go through some of the most interesting facts about the market for new homes, what these trends might […]