BATC News

Lennar Tops the List of Twin Cities Builders for 11th Year in a Row

Posted on March 31, 2017
Results from a recent survey by the Builders Association of the Twin Cities (BATC) show that Lennar - Minneapolis/St. Paul was the region’s top ranked builder once again in 2016. Lennar has held the top spot since 2006.
Posted in BATC News, Market Information

Another Strong Home Building Surge in March

Posted on March 30, 2017
For the fourth month in a row, home building activity continues to break 10-year old permit number records. March total permits are up nearly 30 percent over this month last year, while units are up nearly 50 percent over March 2016.
Posted in BATC News, Market Information | Tagged March Housing Permits, Permit Data, Twin Cities Housing Market, Housing Data, Residential Building Permits

The March Hot Sheet

Posted on March 22, 2017
INSIDE THE MARCH HOT SHEET “Some pull back in housing production is unsurprising after an overly strong multifamily reading last month. As we move forward in 2017, we can expect the multifamily sector to continue to stabilize and
Posted in BATC News, Market Information | Tagged 2017 hot sheet, Twin Cities Housing Market, Housing Economy, Builders Aociation of the Twin Cities

Remodelers Showcase Guidebook Shares Real Remodeling Stories

Posted on March 2, 2017
Having your home remodeled is a great way to remain in the community you love while recreating your home to fit your family better. Hiring a professional remodeler like those that participate in the Remodelers Showcase, will minimize stress and maximize satisfaction.
Posted in BATC News, General, Remodelers Showcase | Tagged Parade of Homes Remodelers Showcase, TJB Homes, PURE Design Environments, Nor-Son, AMEK Custom Builders, Durst and Gans Building Corp., Marvin Windows and Doors

Spring 2017 Features Three BATC Foundation Artisan Dream Remodeled Homes

Posted on March 2, 2017
During each Remodelers Showcase tour, BATC’s charitable arm, the BATC Foundation, selects very special Remodelers Showcase homes as their Artisan Dream Remodeled Homes. The public is invited to help area families in need by visiting these homes, which require a $5.00 donation to enter.
Posted in BATC News, General, Remodelers Showcase, BATC Foundation | Tagged Parade of Homes Remodelers Showcase, Woodstone Renovation, Otogawa-Anschel Design-Build, Vujovich Design Build, BATC Foundation, Marvin Windows and Doors

Residential Construction Continues to Pick up the Pace in February

Posted on February 28, 2017
Roseville, MN (February 28, 2017) – With housing inventory at a 14-year record low, Twin Cities residential construction continues to gather steam. February total units rose a remarkable 93 percent over this month last year, while permits were up 18 percent over February 2016.
Posted in BATC News, Market Information | Tagged february permit data, Housing Data Twin Cities, Permit Data, Twin Cities Housing Market

February Hot Sheet

Posted on February 28, 2017
INSIDE THE FEBRUARY HOT SHEET  “While the growth we’ve seen in 2016 is promising we also know that we are still below what’s considered normal levels for residential construction, Our efforts at the capitol in 2017 will feature
Posted in BATC News, Market Information | Tagged February Hot Sheet, Twin Cities Housing Market, Housing Data Twin Cities

Minnesota Home Building Industry and REALTORS Rally in Numbers to Support Minnesota Homeownership Initiative

Posted on February 24, 2017
Minnesota Legislation to Encourage First-Time Homebuyers and Advance Homeownership at a Price Minnesotans Can Afford
Posted in BATC News, Advocacy | Tagged Housing Day at the Capitol, Minnesota Homeownership Initiative, Builders Association of the Twin Cities, Home Building Industry, MInnesota REALTORS

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