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The Bonita Bay II is Now Open.

The Bonita Bay II, in Quail Haven Subdivision in Menomonee Falls will be opening this weekend. The exterior is complete and the interior is at finish carpentry. The home is a first floor master with four bedrooms and 2.5 baths. The home has 2,532 square feet and is priced at…
Steve Clavette
October 16, 2015
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Insulation

A building industry trade association has some bad news for homeowners looking to stay warm and toasty this winter: Roughly 90% of existing U.S. homes don't have enough insulation. Based on new research, the North American Insulation Manufacturers Association (NAIMA) says these underinsulated homes waste energy and money and sacrifice…
Steve Clavette
October 5, 2015
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2015 MBA Parade of Homes

The 2015 Parade of Home is starting it's second week.   Attendance at all three sites has been fantastic and is over 20% ahead of last year's attendance. If you are thinking about building or remodeling, this is a show you do not want to miss. We still have a…
Steve Clavette
August 28, 2015
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2015 Parade of Homes

Just drove by the new Siesta II model in the Parade of Homes.   It was amazing the amount of builders who have not yet completed their homes.   The Parade opens next Friday for builders only.  Our home was done over a month ago, including the landscaping. We have been showing…
Steve Clavette
August 7, 2015
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2015 Parade of Homes

It is only ten days and the Parade of Homes will open.   First day open to the public is August 15th.   We will be at the Woodridge Estates in Delafield.   We have limited tickets so if you are in need, call early.
Steve Clavette
August 5, 2015
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United States Housing Update

Most U.S. housing markets are healthy with little chance of a downturn in the near term, indicates the latest quarterly housing market barometer released today by Nationwide, a leading insurance and financial services organization. The forward-looking Health of Housing Markets Report evaluates the housing health outlook for the U.S. and 400 metropolitan…
Steve Clavette
June 25, 2015
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The Siesta Model Is Closing

This is the last weekend our Siesta model in Pewaukee will be open.   The model has been sold and we will be closing on June 5th. The good news is we are building the Siesta in Delafield, in Woodbridge Estates, the site of the 2015 Parade of Homes.  Though…
Steve Clavette
May 28, 2015
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Housing Starts Surge

Housing starts surged in April to their highest level since November 2007. Starts rose 20.2% in April to a 1.14 million annualized rate, up from just 944,000 in March. The figure beat estimates of 1.02 million.  And, more permits were issued in April than any time since June 2008. Now…
Steve Clavette
May 19, 2015
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Foreclosures

According to RealtyTrac's U.S. Foreclosure Market Report for February 2015, foreclosure filings, default notices, scheduled auctions and bank repossessions, were reported on 101,938 U.S. properties in February.   This is a decrease of 4 percent from revised January numbers and down 9 percent from a year ago to the lowest…
Steve Clavette
April 29, 2015