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Industry news round-up for Oct. 28, 2013: New approaches for real estate developers, Pro Remodeler Design Awards, and more

5 Metros Where Homes are Becoming Less Affordable Fast
“It’s becoming more and more difficult for the average household to afford a home–especially in 5 metros BUILDER outlines here.”

Return to the Fray: Real Estate Developers Adopt New Approaches
New York Times
“In a bear market, most developers are not inclined to hibernate like bears as a strategy for self-preservation. Be they a Macklowe, Zeckendorf, Trump or Barnett, their modus operandi borrows from feline superstition: if they have nine lives, they’re going to spend them all building or go bankrupt trying. ”

2013 Professional Remodeler Design Awards
Professional Remodeler
“For the 2013 Professional Remodeler Design Awards, our judges honored more than 100 projects. This includes the Project of the Year by the Phil Kean Design Group and 12 other outstanding projects that were identified as Platinum Award winners.”

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