Area Students Earn Scholarships Through Herdina Academy For The Construction Trades

Two area students earned scholarships through the Herdina Academy for the Construction Trades, a two-week program held each June to introduce high school students to building industry trades. Home Builders Care of Fargo-Moorhead Foundation, the charitable organization of the Home Builders Association of Fargo-Moorhead, awarded a $500 scholarship to Colten Claus of Kindred, N.D. Claus…
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Mayors Proclaim June Homeownership Month

Mayors of Fargo, West Fargo, Moorhead, and Dilworth signed a proclamation today at the Home Builders Care Build for Habitat, 902 27th St. N. in Fargo, designating June as Homeownership Month for each city. Home Builders Association of F-M and the Home Builders Care Foundation have partnered with Lake Agassiz Habitat for Humanity to sponsor…
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Mother Of Two Will Achieve Dream Of Homeownership Through Home Builders Care Build For Habitat

Note:┬áHome Builders Care Foundation and Home Builders Association of F-M members will help construct a home with Lake Agassiz Habitat for Humanity this summer for April Nelson and her two children. The build’s address is 902 27th St. N. in Fargo. Visit www.hbcfm.com and www.facebook.com/HomeBuildersCare for more details. April Nelson has never owned a home.…
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First-quarter Building Permit Report Shows Rebounding Construction Industry

The Home Builders Association of Fargo-Moorhead released its 2012 first-quarter building permit report for Dilworth, Fargo, Moorhead and West Fargo during a press conference May 1. The construction industry in the Fargo-Moorhead area is off to its strongest start since 2006. Total construction value for the first quarter is almost $80 million, which is up…
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Consumers: Consider Copyright Issues When Developing Home Plans

Copyright infringement can happen unknowingly, in subtle ways. For instance, a couple may walk through a house during the Parade of Homes and love the way it looks and feels. Later, at their kitchen table, they sketch the layout on paper and decide to take the next step, ultimately working with a contractor different than…
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