Tickets On Sale for the Kaleidoscope of Homes at Viridian

In a bold statement of industry strength, the Greater Fort Worth Builders Association will launch its 22nd Kaleidoscope of Homes luxury home show in the magnificent 2,000 acre master planned community of Viridian in October 2014 — and early bird discount tickets and season passes are now on sale. The Kaleidoscope of Homes is an […]

Texas Housing Hall of Honor Class of 2014

The Texas Association of Builders(TAB) announced the Texas Housing Hall of Honor class of 2014 this morning during summer Board of Directors meeting in San Antonio, TX. We are proud to announce that Ron Formby, CMB, CGB, CGP, CAPS of Antares Homes was announced as the lone honoree for the class of 2014. Ron, Past […]

TAB Honors GFWBA Member Heather Ferrier Laminack

The Texas Association of Builders’ Young Professionals Council has named GFWBA member Heather Ferrier Laminack, General Manager of Ferrier Builders, Inc., one of five inaugural recipients of the TAB Excellence under 45 Awards.


DFW home construction should see another strong year

FORT WORTH — Job growth will continue to push the housing recovery in Dallas-Fort Worth, but increasing land prices may make it harder to build new homes this year, a housing economist told Fort Worth home builders Wednesday. David Brown, regional director of Metrostudy’s DFW office, told the Greater Fort Worth Builders Association that the level […]

Benefits of a Custom Home

Custom builders create homes designed for each owner individually or from their own, private stock of designs. While production builders build communities by restricting design to a group of preselected home types lots they have picked and purchased themselves, custom builders tend to build on land owned by the customer and start fresh with each […]

New Homes are Less Expensive to Maintain

April is new homes month. And one of the virtues of a newly constructed home is the savings that come from reduced energy and maintenance expenses.