Do you want to make sure the person building your home is licensed by the State of South Carolina? The S.C. Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation issues Residential Builders Licenses to all qualifying persons.
So what exactly is green building? Is it THAT beneficial? The National Association of Home Builders developed a green building program that builders can use as a guidelines to building a green home or remodeling using green features.
Did you know that more than 50 percent of South Carolina residents in foreclosure will lose their homes unnecessarily? That’s according to The Homeownership Resource Center, a division of Family Services, Inc.
ARM? GPM? PITI? You’d have to be a cryptologist to figure out some of the terms buyers encounter during the home buying process.
For aspiring home owners who find their goal stubbornly elusive, newly enacted legislation providing a tax credit of as much as $8,000 for first-time home buyers might just be the opportunity of a lifetime.
Take advantage of improved tax credits available for a number of energy-efficient home improvements. Find a professional remodeler in your neighborhood at www.nahb.org/remodel to get excellent advice – and your assurance of a project well done.
Choosing a builder to build your home or a remodeler to remodel your home can be difficult. That’s one reason why the Certified Master Builder of South Carolina program was created – to help you choose a professional to build or remodel your home. Certified Master Builders have a proven track record of stability, integrity…Read More
Perhaps the only thing more exciting than buying your first, new home would be getting $6000 to help with the down payment and closing costs.
After three years that most of them would not doubt like to forget, builders around the state say the turnaround of the building sector – modest as it still may be at the moment – has begun.
On April 2, 2012, South Carolina adopted the 2009 IECC, to become effective on January 1, 2013.
Earl McLeod, executive officer of the Home Builders Association of Greater Columbia was awarded the Seldon Hale Career Achievement award for his outstanding service.
As the housing market continues to struggle to recover from the economic downturn, National Homeownership Month in June offers the housing industry an opportunity to direct the attention of the public and the media to the many benefits of homeownership.