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What Do Millennials Want in Their Kitchens and Baths?

03.28.2019 \ Builder

Technology, flexible layouts and contemporary style are key to attracting young buyers, says BUILDER blogger Mary Cook.

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Today’s Top Three Interior Design Trends Make the Future of Housing Clear

02.01.2019 \ Builder & Developer

Builders and developers—be it of single-family homes, multifamily apartments, or condominiums—must pay attention to interior design trends that have a direct impact on occupancy.

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MCA-How to Succeed in the 2019 Housing Industry? Think Psychographics-4

How to Succeed in the 2019 Housing Industry? Think Psychographics

01.07.2019 \ Builder & Developer

A new year always brings a new set of trends. This year, one trend stands out above all others in the housing industry—psychographics.

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2019 Top Five Commercial Interior Design Trends

01.04.2019 \ Buildings

Gone are the days when commercial interior designers put color palettes, design styles, and furnishings first. Mary Cook details her thoughts for the new 2019 trends.

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California Rooms are the New Florida Rooms

07.05.2018 \ New Home Source

This article discusses how linking your indoor space to your outdoor space has become a new trend.  This trend is increasing wellness and the spirits of the homeowners.

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MCA-Smart Tech for Multigenerational Homes Produces a Win-Win-7

Smart Tech for Multigenerational Homes Produces a Win-Win

05.19.2018 \ Builder

Read about how smart home technology can make life easier for extended families living under one roof.

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