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August 19,2013

President Barack Obama this month outlined a series of policies he said would continue to boost the housing market, including a long-ignored...

August 19,2013

The U.S. Housing and Urban Development Department and New York City will collaborate on a project to create a new research institute and a city-...

August 16,2013

The Integrated Rapid Visual Screening tool is designed to determine initial or relative risk and resilience for buildings based on visual...

The American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) released AAMA 912-13
August 08,2013

The American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) released AAMA 912-13, Voluntary Specification for Non-Residential Fenestration...

August 08,2013

A project by the National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts (NAREIT), the FTSE Group, and the U.S. Green Building Council to jointly...

August 08,2013

While Boston officials consider whether to enact new building codes to resist flooding stemming from climate change-induced rising sea levels,...

August 08,2013

The Environmental Protection Agency has released an application called the National Stormwater Calculator that uses soil conditions and rainfall...

August 08,2013

The Energy Savings and Industrial Competitiveness Act, a bipartisan U.S. Senate bill, would strengthen model building codes to make new homes and...

August 02,2013

Architecture firm C. F. Møller has proposed building the tallest wooden building in the world in Stockholm, Sweden. 

August 02,2013

Texas lawmakers want to get tough on construction companies that commit a certain form of payroll fraud, passing a new law recently signed by Gov...