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Jan202020

NAHB Student Chapter

NAHB Student Chapter

Associate and Secondary Student Competition Sponsored by Consort Homes at NAHB – IBS in Las Vegas The NAHB Student Chapters Advisory Board is made up of dedicated volunteers who oversee the NAHB Student Chapters program. The advisory board meets in conjunction with the NAHB Board of Directors schedule. All meetings…

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Jan142020

Meet Bill Wannstedt: HBA’s 86th President

Meet Bill Wannstedt: HBA’s 86th President

By Shelly Stengel, Senior Staff Vice President for Public Affairs & Marketing     Bill Wannstedt worked in the mining industry in Chicago before moving to St. Louis in 1986 where he continued his career working at a mining supply company. In 1987, he sought a career change and joined Coldwell Banker Gundaker (CBG)….

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Nov152019

Bill Wannstedt Elected President of Home Builders Association (HBA) of St. Louis & Eastern Missouri

Bill Wannstedt Elected President of Home Builders Association (HBA) of St. Louis & Eastern Missouri Tracy Chiesa | Nov 12, 2019 Bill Wannstedt, vice president and division manager of Consort Homes, has been elected the 86th president of the Home Builders Association (HBA) of St. Louis & Eastern Missouri. The HBA is…

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Aug82019

NAHB Building Stats Update

NAHB Building Stats Update

Single-Family Starts Increase in June July 17, 2019 Single-family gains helped offset a drop in multifamily production as total housing starts edged 0.9 percent lower in June to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.25 million units, according to a report from the U.S. Housing and Urban Development and Commerce…

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Jun262019

Economic Commentary

Economic Commentary

Economic Commentary The Resilient Stock Market This has happened time and time again during the historic economic recovery. Since the Dow hit a low of just under 6,500 in March of 2009, the recovery of the stock market has been dramatic to say the least. At its peak this year,…

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May262019

Buying New: Designing a home to match your style

Buying New: Designing a home to match your style

For as long as the homebuilding industry has been around, there has been a debate around what makes more sense: buying a previously owned home, or building new from the ground up. While there are definitely pros and cons to each, and knowing them can help make your choice easier….

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Sep152017

Buying New: Designing a home to match your style

Buying New: Designing a home to match your style

For as long as the homebuilding industry has been around, there has been a debate around what makes more sense: buying a previously owned home, or building new from the ground up. While there are definitely pros and cons to each, and knowing them can help make your choice easier….

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Sep82017

Why Our Homeowners Fall in Love with Wentzville

Why Our Homeowners Fall in Love with Wentzville

The crossroads of the nation lies just outside of St. Louis, in Wentzville, MO. With ample amenities, great culture, and a friendly, family-oriented vibe, Wentzville belongs on your list if you’re considering a new community to raise your family. No matter where you turn, you’ll find something to see and…

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Aug242017

How much home can you afford?

How much home can you afford?

So, it’s time for your family to purchase a new home, Congratulations! Building a new home is an exciting time for families to make decisions and create a space to build memories in for years to come. The first step into this journey is determining your budget. Calculating how much…

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Jul172017

Consort Homes in the New Construction Real Estate Market

Consort Homes in the New Construction Real Estate Market

Across the country, the new construction home industry is on the rise and it’s apparent that the St. Louis market is growing at a rapid pace. Homes are selling fast and there’s no indication of it slowing down anytime soon. Here at Consort Homes, we’re happy to be a part…

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