Tag: builders

Builders to Promote Walk-in Pantries and Granite Countertops

A national survey commissioned by Erie Insurance found that more than half of U.S. homeowners (53%) are happy with the features they chose for their homes, but the rest (47%) regret one or more of the features they chose.

Builders May be Marketing More Services to Sell New Homes

As the housing market continues to struggle, builders are seeking demographic groups that represent potential buyers. Consumers in the 55+ demographic comprise one segment that might be willing to purchase a new home, if the price and the amenities are right. According to jointly funded research by the National Association of Home Builders and MetLife Mature Market Institute, up to 12% of consumers in this group plan to buy a home and about 26% are undecided about their future purchase plans.