| May 12, 2014
| 5:17 AM
Evergreene Cos., a Chantilly, Va., developer, is debuting in the Baltimore metro market with its first-ever project, Towson Mews, located in East Towson.
Josh Mastrangelo, Evergreene's president, coastal division, said the residential developer did a...
| May 14, 2014
| 6:14 AM
President Obama on Wednesday will promise to speed up major construction projects by cutting federal red tape, part of his push to show he can make an impact without relying on Congress.
Obama plans to head to New York State's Tappan Zee Bridge, site of...
| May 14, 2014
| 3:50 PM
Pioneering O.C. Builder Edward “Ed” Akins dies at 88.
Premier Orange County homebuilder Ed Akins died Saturday, May 10th, 2014, in Newport Beach. Ed was a housing industry pioneer whose legacy of leadership, innovation, and product...
| Apr 4, 2014
| 12:04 PM
A new sports building with indoor soccer fields has been proposed for a 17.5-acre site on Naperville's north side.
The Naperville Sports Yard athletic and day care facility proposal sailed through the Planning and Zoning Commission this week and now...
| May 9, 2014
| 12:34 PM
Burr Ridge trustees recently signed off on a $17.4 million spending plan for 2014-15 that is slightly higher than the prior year's budget of $17.3 million, according to documents.
Trustees also have directed staff to make several changes in an effort to...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 12:21 PM
Downers Grove Public Library will not be on the hook for thousands of dollars in building permit fees for its months-long renovation project.
Downers Grove Village Council members voted unanimously April 8 to forgo collecting the $14,755 in fees for...
| Apr 26, 2014
| 5:24 PM
A huge road construction project is under way along a portion of 75th Street in Darien.
The DuPage County Division of Transportation is reconstructing and widening 75th Street from two lanes in each direction to three lanes in each direction between...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 6:54 AM
Builders broke ground on more new homes nationwide in March, although the increase missed expectations.
Housing starts climbed 2.8% from an upwardly revised February to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 946,000, the Commerce Department said...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 12:58 PM
Mark Lavitt, who has a degree in landscape architecture, is a Coventry-based designer, builder and developer. He envisioned Flanders Woods to be a community of “green” homes in harmony with the landscape. Passive solar designs combine with the...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 6:15 PM
Burbank city officials approved a 113,760-square-foot office addition to the Nickelodeon Animation Studios lot on Olive Avenue this week, a move company representatives said would help streamline its operations and bring about 450 additional employees...
| Apr 26, 2014
| 8:00 AM
Michael Marchesano gazed out the window of his third-floor office in downtown Los Angeles and didn't like what he saw. In a far corner of an excavated pit, five stories deep and the size of a city block, stood a mound of dirt as big as a small house. It...