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How Has the Evolution of Garages Impacted Housing Affordability?

Deciding to buy your first home is a complex journey fraught with compromises. Figuring out the “must haves” versus the “nice to haves” is a daunting task. One decision that homebuyers looking in older neighborhoods often grapple with is whether to look at homes without a garage. Not all houses have garages, especially older ones! And many homes sell for[...]

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Enhancing Comfort and Performance with Smart Damper Actuators

In the ever-evolving field of HVAC technology, achieving optimal comfort and performance has become a top priority for residential and commercial spaces. One key component that plays a crucial role in achieving this goal is the smart damper actuator. These advanced motorized devices have revolutionized how HVAC systems operate, offering precise control over airflow and ventilation. From improving comfort and air[...]

New Home Market Share Up 89% Year Over Year in March 2023

MarketNsight Reports New Home Market Share Up 89% YoY

MarketNsight, a leading provider of real estate data and analysis, announces that new home market share in March 2023 was up 89% year over year. According to John Hunt, Principal and Chief Analyst at MarketNsight, new home market share growth can be attributed to several factors, including elevated interest rates and a lack of resale inventory. "Not surprisingly, new home market[...]

J. Wright Home Design Open Concept Floor Plan

Why Homebuyers Love Open-Concept Home Designs

As the years go on, trends ebb and flow within the homebuilding and design industry. While open-concept floor plans are all the rage now, many experts believe this particular trend is here to stay. Here are a few reasons why home builders, designers and homeowners are falling in love with open-concept homes: Breathtaking Design Large uninterrupted space, tall windows and vaulted ceilings are[...]