Come next year, homebuilders will gain the ability to use an electronic system to apply for construction permits from many local governments throughout the state.Read More »
U.S. builders started work on fewer homes in this December than in the same month a year ago, but previous gains meant that residential construction ended 2015 at its strongest level in eight years.Read More »
Wanting to shed more light on to the ever-changing desires of Wisconsin homebuyers, a builders association is hoping contractors will help it drum up responses to a survey aimed at helping the industry tailor its products to public demand.Read More »
A state agency has proposed eliminating boards that provide advice on everything from building codes to apprenticeships, and industry representatives, in some cases, are saying good riddance.Read More »
Proposed changes to some plumber licensing tests have reached the governor’s office even though the state still is conducting a survey to determine if the exam is too difficult.Read More »
Paul Snyder firstname.lastname@example.org Groups representing Wisconsin builders worry the Department of Commerceâ€™s mandatory contractor registration rule is just the start of state efforts to track construction companies. â€œI understand the state is trying to go after the bad actors,â€ said ...
Tagged with: Associated Builders & Contractors of Wisconsin Inc. Brad Boycks Hal Bergan John Mielke Mark Reihl Wisconsin Builders Association Wisconsin Department of Commerce Wisconsin Department of Revenue Wisconsin State Council of CarpentersRead More »