Mark Systems Announces LotVue Acquisition

M&As (mergers and acquisitions) continue to shape the construction technology space, as well as the technology space in general. Rather than signaling additional consolidation in the industry, the latest M&A announcement promises to bring new functionality to the marketplace.

New Software for Production Homebuilders

LargeMoon, www.largemoon.com, Denver, Colo., a software solutions company serving enterprise homebuilders, has launched its new software solution, Spec It Up, which is designed exclusively for production home builders with 50 or more home annual starts.

Integration for Accounting

When it comes to the accounting, HomeFront Software does offer integration with Sage 300 Construction & Real Estate, Sage 100 Contractor, Sage 50 – Canadian Edition, and QuickBooks.

Pointing Out a Solution to Closing

TRI Pointe, www.tripointehomes.com, Irvine, Calif., says TRI Pointe Solutions, consisting of TRI Pointe Connect and TRI Pointe Assurance are getting ready to launch.

Building the Future

From estimating and bidding, to tracking and communicating, to evaluating and forecasting, forward-thinking homebuilders have sought solutions to streamline processes, reduce waste, and quicken response times. The result is happier employees, better customer service, and, perhaps most important, an improved ledger.

Year in Review for Residential

I must say I have a soft spot for the residential building market, and I am excited to watch as the market begins to rebound.

New eContracts and Subscription Service

Homebuilders looking for contract documents to meet a variety of agreement-related needs can check out offerings from the NAHB (National Assn. of Home Builders).