September 20, 2016

U.S. Rep. Leonard Lance Accepts Award from Builders for Making Housing More Accessible

The Defender of Housing Award is given to Lance by the National Association of Homebuilders and the Metropolitan Builders & Contractors Association of New Jersey   BERNARDSVILLE, N.J. – Standing in front of an under-construction condominium project, U.S. Rep. Leonard Lance, R-7, Monday accepted a Defender of Housing Award from […]
September 21, 2016

Like it or not, politics is a key element of home building

Think about these things for a minute: About a quarter of the final cost of a single-family home is regulatory costs. Regulatory costs to build that single-family home were about 30 percent higher in 2016 than they were in 2011. The governor recently signed a fifth permit-extension act for nine […]
October 5, 2016

Designations — A Great Way to Stand Out

Hi. I’m Doug Fenichel, APR. C’mon, admit it: You’re at least mildly curious about what APR is. And if this was a sales presentation, I’d work it in somehow: It stands for “accredited in public relations” and it’s my commitment to a high standard of ethics, staying current with technology, […]
October 13, 2016

It’s Imperative That You Vote. Here’s Why and How.

Unless you’ve been under a rock, you know that we’re facing an important and controversial election in just a few weeks.  It’s imperative that you vote. This one-minute video, from NAHB, discusses the reasons you should vote. And if you’re one of those who has decided that the system is […]