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The Weekly Residential Construction Outlook (12/3/20)

SGC Horizon Group Director - Principal Tony Mancini previews the lineup of segments for The Weekly, including how a NARI chapter in Wisconsin that pulled off a live, 2,000-person event without incurring a single case of COVID-19, and why a total cost of ownership analysis can make high-performance housing cheaper than code-built homes.

This Week's Segments

SGC Horizon Group Director - Principal Tony…

SGC Horizon Group Director - Principal Tony Mancini talks about new housing starts, 3D home printing, how home design is changing post-COVID, and fitting sustainable, wellness, and smart features into right-sized homes.

Learn about the world’s first 3D-printed net-zero…

Learn about the world’s first 3D-printed net-zero energy community, how developers are responding, and what’s next for the construction technology company Mighty Buildings.

Take a tour of the completed SYMBI Duplex One…

Take a tour of the completed SYMBI Duplex One demonstration home and watch an interview with the builder Nicole Tysvaer.

SGC Horizon Group Director - Principal Tony…

SGC Horizon Group Director - Principal Tony Mancini talks about new housing starts, 3D home printing, how home design is changing post-COVID, and fitting sustainable, wellness, and smart features into right-sized homes.

Learn about the world’s first 3D-printed net-zero…

Learn about the world’s first 3D-printed net-zero energy community, how developers are responding, and what’s next for the construction technology company Mighty Buildings.

Take a tour of the completed SYMBI Duplex One…

Take a tour of the completed SYMBI Duplex One demonstration home and watch an interview with the builder Nicole Tysvaer.

Pro Builder contributor Stacey Freed unveils The…

Pro Builder contributor Stacey Freed unveils The American at Home Study, a research project that inspired a concept home by Dahlin Group architects and Garman Homes that reflect how people live, work, learn, exercise, and even entertain in a post-Covid reality.

SGC Horizon Group Publisher Tony Mancini reviews…

SGC Horizon Group Publisher Tony Mancini reviews the latest from The Weekly, including Harvard University's Joint Center for Housing Studies' recent remodeling market report and how builders can utilize a lean strategy to minimize lumber usage.

In a conversation with PR contributing editor…

In a conversation with PR contributing editor John Caulfield, Abbe Will from the Joint Center for Housing Studies of Harvard University discussing the Center's 2021 Improving America's Housing report on remodeling.

In reviewing the findings, Will discusses spending trends and how they're ebbing up, the market's demand backlog, the growing importance of health, and an array of new demographic trends, including who's doing the spending now and who will be tomorrow. 

Biophilic design has been making headlines, but…

Biophilic design has been making headlines, but is it worth the attention? Jamie Gold, author of Wellness by Design, explains why the trend has longevity and how can remodelers leverage it.

Plus, 2021 NHQA winners talk about why they applied and what value they got for their businesses from this exercise.

 

Biophilic design has been making headlines, but…

Biophilic design has been making headlines, but is it worth the attention? Jamie Gold, author of Wellness by Design, explains why the trend has longevity and how can remodelers leverage it.

  Our four 2021 National Housing Quality Award…

 

Our four 2021 National Housing Quality Award winners experienced both validation and reckoning through the judging process this year.

In this installment of The Weekly, the winners discuss why they applied and what they learned.

SGC Horizon Group Publisher Tony Mancini returns…

SGC Horizon Group Publisher Tony Mancini returns from his windy adventures and highlights the latest episodes of The Weekly, including OVE framing and atypical design inspiration.

Want to get better performance from your framing…

Want to get better performance from your framing and use less lumber? Listen to what IBACOS Building Performance Specialist Graham Davis wants builders to know.

Scott Sedam, president of TrueNorth Development,…

Scott Sedam, president of TrueNorth Development, lays out a process every homebuilder can implement to reduce cost significantly within six weeks.