Industry News

Top Dem Calls for FDIC Head’s Replacement Over ‘Toxic Culture’

By Ken Sweet | The Associated Press | May 20, 2024 | Reprints

The most powerful Democrat in Congress on banking and financial issues called for President Joe Biden to replace the chairman of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. on Monday, saying the agency is broken and there must be “fundamental changes at the FDIC.”

Spotting Design Flaws

By Lew Sichelman | May 16, 2024 | Reprints

No newly constructed house is perfect. That’s why builders employ customer service teams to go back after customers move in and rectify whatever issues have popped up.

Multifamily Developer Confidence Declines in First Quarter

Multifamily Developer Confidence Declines in First Quarter

May 13, 2024 | Reprints

Confidence in the national market for new multifamily housing declined year-over-year in the first quarter of 2024, according to results from the latest quarterly survey of multifamily developers released last week by the National Association of Home Builders.

Spotting Design Flaws

Spotting Design Flaws

By Lew Sichelman | May 9, 2024 | Reprints

Flaws in a home’s floor plan won’t cause the house to fall down – but unlike minor repairs, you’re stuck with them unless they were addressed during construction.