Friday Round Up 9/18/15

In a segment we’re calling Friday Round Up we gather the most important and interesting stories from around the web as it pertains to home building.

Home Builders Are Among Ameria’s Fastest Growing Companies

Source: Fortune

After several tough years, America’s builders are back. Real estate in America has turned around to such an extent that four of the fastest growing companies (Standard Pacific, M/I Homes, Toll Brothers, and Lennar) in America are home builders,

Friday Round Up 9/11/15

In a segment we’re calling Friday Round Up we gather the most important and interesting stories from around the web as it pertains to home building.

Construction Job Openings Steady, Hiring Slowing

Source: Eye on Housing

The count of construction job openings held steady in July, as hiring in the home building sector slowed. The open position rate for the construction sector held constant at 2.1% for July. The open rate has been trending upward since 2012,

Why Your Home Builder Business Needs A Website

The first place your customer is looking for information is on their favorite search engine (Google, Yahoo!, Bing). When your customer types in a question, for example, “Home builder in [your city]?”, If you are not listed on the first couple of pages you are missing a ton of potential business.

A professionally designed and crafted website is the single most important marketing tool in today’s marketplace. If you have a business and don’t have a website,

Advantages of a Monthly Pricing Model

Advantages of a Monthly Pricing Model

You may have heard the term SaaS thrown around a lot. Even if you haven’t, you’re probably using it. Do you store files in Dropbox? Watch movies with Netflix? Listen to music on Spotify? These are all SaaS products. SaaS stands for Software as a Service.

Wikipedia defines SaaS as a software licensing and delivery model in which the software is licensed on a subscription basis and is centrally hosted.