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N.J. home building permits up in August after steep decline – NJ.com

29. September 2015

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NJ.com N.J. home building permits up in August after steep decline NJ.com Homebuilders in New Jersey took out more permits in August than the previous month, when the number of approvals dropped off sharply, new data shows. Permits for roughly 2,400 new residential construction units were issued in August, an uptick of 5.6 … Read the [...]

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Construction underway at new Lake Roland center – WBAL Baltimore

28. September 2015

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Construction underway at new Lake Roland center WBAL Baltimore Home ; / Maryland News . Construction underway at new Lake Roland center. Project to cost $1.2M. Published 3:13 PM EDT Sep 28, 2015. NEXT STORY. Police: Woman dead in Arbutus home of lost girl. Text Size: ASmall Text; AMedium Text; ALarge Text. and more » Read [...]

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Republican governor embraces Northeast Maglev headquarters in Baltimore

22. September 2015

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Republicans aren’t known for backing big public transportation projects, so when Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan visited Japan last June and took a ride on a high-speed magnetic levitation train outside Tokyo, supporters of a maglev line between Washington, D.C. and New York City were pleasantly surprised at the governor’s response. “It was an incredible experience, even more impressive than I expected,” [...]

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Signature Building Systems Delivers Superior Energy Efficiency in Custom Modular Homes

21. September 2015

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Moosic, Pennsylvania – Signature Building Systems (SBS), a leading manufacturer of custom designed, pre-site built homes, announces that its custom-designed modular homes can be 303A2Fwww.altenergymag.com2F20152F212F21443%2F&c=640o-4B6YKBu3nAq2IaqgadfjRDV06w_YGQvIGYUnAc&mkt=en-us” title=”VA Modular Homes: Signature Building Systems Delivers Superior Energy Efficiency in Custom Modular Homes”>Signature Building Systems Delivers Superior Energy Efficiency in Custom Modular Homes

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13 energy-efficient modules make up this prefab modern home in Maryland – Inhabitat (blog)

21. September 2015

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Inhabitat (blog) 13 energy-efficient modules make up this prefab modern home in Maryland Inhabitat (blog) Need more proof that factory-fabricated homes can be beautiful? Look no further than Washington, D.C.-based architect Robert Gurney's bm Modular One, an award winning prefab house built in Bethesda, Maryland. Designed to be flexible, affordable, and … Continue here: 13 energy-efficient [...]

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After rebounding from housing crash, home building expected to level off in NJ – NorthJersey.com

19. September 2015

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NorthJersey.com After rebounding from housing crash, home building expected to level off in NJ NorthJersey.com NEW BRUNSWICK — After rebounding from the deepest downturn since World War II, home building in New Jersey is likely to level off in the next few years, an economist said Friday at R/ECON, Rutgers University's semiannual economic forecasting … Originally [...]

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Modular homes fill a need in times of calm and storms – Newsworks.org

15. September 2015

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Newsworks.org Modular homes fill a need in times of calm and storms Newsworks.org Ritz-Craft, based in the central Pennsylvania town of Mifflinburg, constructed the homes off-site before shipping them in pieces. Separately, each section looks like a mobile home , but once stacked and decorated, they are nearly indistinguishable from … More here: Modular homes [...]

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Modular homes fill a need in times of calm and storms

15. September 2015

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Greta Iverson is a Philadelphia-based writer and photographer. She has written for newspapers and broadcast stations, strictly covering Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware. She moved to South Philly to study long-form journalism at Temple University and … More here: Modular homes fill a need in times of calm and storms

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In Wicomico, Habitat for Humanity has a fix – Delmarva Daily Times

6. September 2015

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In Wicomico, Habitat for Humanity has a fix Delmarva Daily Times Beatrice Parker bought a brand-new modular home on Cook Drive in Salisbury. That was in 1974. After 40 years, the original roof was starting to leak. The retired operating-room technician called one contractor after another, but she couldn't afford the … Read the original: [...]

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Washington County, VA truck stop under construction – WCYB

2. September 2015

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WCYB Washington County, VA truck stop under construction WCYB Gaia is a member of. Safety 4 Children, a group that formed in opposition to the truck stop's construction . She said, "The majority of the concerns dealt with the traffic congestion that would be caused and also that this intersection cannot … Continue here: Washington [...]

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