Home Automation: Responsive Technology Changing How We Engage With Our Homes
June 19, 2015 – 12:45 pm | Comments Off on Home Automation: Responsive Technology Changing How We Engage With Our Homes

By Adriana Espinosa, BDX
As the Internet of Things matures, home automation is disrupting how we interact with our homes in dramatic ways.
New home technology allows homeowners to control, program, and monitor homes to exact preferences …

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New Home Source, Bloomberg News and The Wall Street Journal Win Top Honors at the 65th Annual Journalism Awards of The National Association of Real Estate Editors
July 2, 2015 – 12:46 pm | Comments Off on New Home Source, Bloomberg News and The Wall Street Journal Win Top Honors at the 65th Annual Journalism Awards of The National Association of Real Estate Editors
New Home Source, Bloomberg News and The Wall Street Journal Win Top Honors at the 65th Annual Journalism Awards of The National Association of Real Estate Editors

New Home Source tied with Bloomberg News for top honors in the 65th Annual Journalism Awards from the National Association of Real Estate Editors (NAREE) with seven awards each. The Wall Street Journal was second …

A New Milestone for NewHomeSource.com
May 21, 2015 – 10:12 am | Comments Off on A New Milestone for NewHomeSource.com
A New Milestone for NewHomeSource.com

Did you know that 35% of shoppers who searched for homes on New Home Source visited a builder within a week? In March 2015, NewHomeSource.com, the #1 new home site, shattered a 15-year old record …

Is Your Website Responsive? Google Gives Responsive Websites a Boost in Search Rankings
April 28, 2015 – 10:28 am | Comments Off on Is Your Website Responsive? Google Gives Responsive Websites a Boost in Search Rankings
Is Your Website Responsive?  Google Gives Responsive Websites a Boost in Search Rankings

The amount of internet searches from mobile devices has increased by a huge rate over the last few years. Did you know that 35% of shoppers will view your website on a mobile device?  Have you …

Do Your Listings Reach Your Facebook Fans?
April 24, 2015 – 2:44 pm | Comments Off on Do Your Listings Reach Your Facebook Fans?
Do Your Listings Reach Your Facebook Fans?

Smart builders use social media – and Facebook specifically – for mission-critical reasons that drive business results. It’s critical to know what consumers are saying about you company, the homes you build and the service …

New Home Source TV Now Airing in a City Near You
April 8, 2015 – 8:56 am | Comments Off on New Home Source TV Now Airing in a City Near You
New Home Source TV Now Airing in a City Near You

We are excited to announce that New Home Source TV is now airing in Austin, Dallas and Raleigh!  New Home Source TV presents a fresh show & tell-style take on the traditional real estate shows …

New Whitepaper: A Builder’s Guide to Online Reputation Management
February 27, 2015 – 2:57 pm | Comments Off on New Whitepaper: A Builder’s Guide to Online Reputation Management
New Whitepaper: A Builder’s Guide to Online Reputation Management

Today’s consumers are more informed than ever and frequently search online review sites before making purchases. Don’t miss a sale because of an online reputation issue you weren’t aware of! In our newest whitepaper you …

Who Will Be the 1,000th Home of the Day from New Home Source?
February 20, 2015 – 11:14 am | Comments Off on Who Will Be the 1,000th Home of the Day from New Home Source?
Who Will Be the 1,000th Home of the Day from New Home Source?

By Jay McKenzie, Director of Content and Social Media, BDX
It started as a simple, but powerful, idea – designed to help builders and home shoppers.
On April 24, 2012, New Home Source (NHS) selected our first Home …

The Nationals Awards: 2015
January 29, 2015 – 10:39 am | Comments Off on The Nationals Awards: 2015
The Nationals Awards: 2015

For over 30 years, the Nationals have been recognizing superior sales, design and marketing achievements in the home building industry. Winners were recently announced at this year’s International Builder’s Show (IBS) in Las Vegas hosted …

Google My Business : A Guide for Home Builders
October 22, 2014 – 9:39 am | Comments Off on Google My Business : A Guide for Home Builders
Google My Business : A Guide for Home Builders

By: Dan Bagby, BDX Content Manager

Google My Business was launched as a way to manage your Google listing and Google + profile. Find out what it means to homebuilders and how to take full advantage …

BDX to Sponsor the Jeff Shore Sales and Marketing Summit: [r]evolution 2014. Break The Past. Build The Future.
August 26, 2014 – 10:55 am | Comments Off on BDX to Sponsor the Jeff Shore Sales and Marketing Summit: [r]evolution 2014. Break The Past. Build The Future.
BDX to Sponsor the Jeff Shore Sales and Marketing Summit: [r]evolution 2014. Break The Past. Build The Future.

The market and real estate landscape changes daily, and we must adapt or be left behind. Do you need to [r]evolutionize the potential your team can have from the top to bottom?
If you’re ready to …

New HBA Partner Marketing Kit
June 4, 2014 – 9:14 am | Comments Off on New HBA Partner Marketing Kit
New HBA Partner Marketing Kit

 In an effort to make accessing BDX marketing materials easier, we have transitioned the Partner Marketing Kit from the HBA Portal to the BDX.com. Now all you have to do is visit http://www.thebdx.com/hba-Partner-Kit to find …

New Home Listings From BDX Now Featured on realtor.com® Mobile Apps
June 3, 2014 – 9:49 am | Comments Off on New Home Listings From BDX Now Featured on realtor.com® Mobile Apps
New Home Listings From BDX Now Featured on realtor.com® Mobile Apps

With the average smartphone user spending nearly 677 minutes a month using mobile applications, it is clear how much we rely on them in our everyday lives. And with nearly 50 percent of new home …

BDX/BHI Hosts Texas 4000 Riders As They Begin Journey To Alaska
June 2, 2014 – 3:01 pm | Comments Off on BDX/BHI Hosts Texas 4000 Riders As They Begin Journey To Alaska
BDX/BHI Hosts Texas 4000 Riders As They Begin Journey To Alaska

Every year Texas 4000 competitively selects University of Texas students for a program designed to cultivate the next generation to lead the fight against cancer. The culmination of the students’ fundraising, training and volunteering is a …

StartFreshBuyNew.com Runner-Up For Webby Award
May 21, 2014 – 12:52 pm | Comments Off on StartFreshBuyNew.com Runner-Up For Webby Award
StartFreshBuyNew.com Runner-Up For Webby Award

We’re excited to announced that our website promoting new home advantages,  StartFreshBuyNew.com was the runner-up in the Real Estate Category for the 18th Annual Webby Awards.
What is a Webby?
The Webby Awards are the leading international awards honoring excellence …

Analytics Infographic
April 24, 2014 – 3:00 pm | Comments Off on Analytics Infographic
Analytics Infographic
Congrats To Professional Builder’s 40 Under 40 Award Winners
March 28, 2014 – 10:53 am | Comments Off on Congrats To Professional Builder’s 40 Under 40 Award Winners
Congrats To Professional Builder’s 40 Under 40 Award Winners

This week Professional Builder magazine announced its next inductees into the “40 under 40″ club.  Each year the magazine honors “up-and-comers” in the home building industry and with hundreds of applications submitted only 40 are selected.  …

BHI Celebrates 14th Anniversary
March 28, 2014 – 9:56 am | Comments Off on BHI Celebrates 14th Anniversary
BHI Celebrates 14th Anniversary

Last week BDX parent company, Builder Homesite (BHI) celebrated the company’s anniversary. 14 years ago, the country’s leading builders began collaborating on digital marketing ideas that could elevate and transform the entire building industry. This anniversary was a great time to …

New Home Source Professional Launches New Home Data to California Regional Multiple Listing Service Members
March 20, 2014 – 11:02 am | Comments Off on New Home Source Professional Launches New Home Data to California Regional Multiple Listing Service Members
New Home Source Professional Launches New Home Data to California Regional Multiple Listing Service Members

                                                                                                                             
New Home Source Professional Launches New Home Data to California Regional Multiple Listing Service
 MLS will begin incorporating new home community and plan data from New Home Source Professional directly into MLS dashboards and portals
Builders Digital Experience, …

NewHomeSource TV to Launch in Washington D.C.
March 12, 2014 – 6:23 pm | Comments Off on NewHomeSource TV to Launch in Washington D.C.
NewHomeSource TV to Launch in Washington D.C.

Look out Washington D.C., NewHomeSource TV is coming to a television near you!  If you are in the nation’s Capitol, tune in weekends this spring and see some of the best truly new homes the city …

“Start Fresh. Buy New.” Campaign Takes Gold at The NAHB’s Nationals Awards
February 14, 2014 – 11:15 am | Comments Off on “Start Fresh. Buy New.” Campaign Takes Gold at The NAHB’s Nationals Awards
“Start Fresh. Buy New.” Campaign Takes Gold at The NAHB’s Nationals Awards

Last year, recognizing the need to promote the advantages of newly-built homes to home shoppers, BDX and our parent company, BHI, partnered up with one of Austin’s most prestigious advertising firms, GSD&M to create the “Start Fresh. Buy …

New Home Source Professional Launches New Home Data to Northeast Florida Multiple Listing Service Members
February 13, 2014 – 3:53 pm | Comments Off on New Home Source Professional Launches New Home Data to Northeast Florida Multiple Listing Service Members
New Home Source Professional Launches New Home Data to Northeast Florida Multiple Listing Service Members

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
                                                                            
                                                                                                                                                                          New Home Source Professional Launches New Home Data to Northeast Florida Multiple Listing Service
MLS will begin incorporating new home community and plan data from New Home Source Professional directly into MLS dashboards …

International Builders Show Day One Recap!
February 5, 2014 – 7:34 am | Comments Off on International Builders Show Day One Recap!
International Builders Show Day One Recap!

The International Builders Show (IBS)  kicked off on Tuesday February 4th in Las Vegas.  This is always the most exciting and energetic event for the building industry and Day One of IBS did not disapoint. Whether …

NewHomeSource TV Coming to Texas
January 24, 2014 – 1:34 pm | Comments Off on NewHomeSource TV Coming to Texas
NewHomeSource TV Coming to Texas

Stay tuned Texas; NewHomeSource is coming to a television near you! If you’re in the Austin or Dallas area, tune in weekends this spring and see some of the best truly new homes both cities …

Happy Holidays From BDX!
December 17, 2013 – 10:52 am | Comments Off on Happy Holidays From BDX!
A Day in the Life: BDX Advertising Newcomer
December 12, 2013 – 12:32 pm | Comments Off on A Day in the Life: BDX Advertising Newcomer
A Day in the Life: BDX Advertising Newcomer

By Katelyn Kellam, BDX Digital Advertising Coordinator
Over the past year more and more builders are looking to BDX to help them plan and execute their display advertising campaigns. Providing high quality customized service is critical …

Congratulations To Winners of The Nationals Silver Awards!
December 2, 2013 – 2:44 pm | Comments Off on Congratulations To Winners of The Nationals Silver Awards!
Congratulations To Winners of The Nationals Silver Awards!

Last week, Silver Award winners were announced for the building industry’s prestigious Nationals Awards.
The Nationals is the largest awards program for our industry and BDX was proud to see so many of our builder clients …

New Home Source Professional Partners with New Multiple Listing Services
October 3, 2013 – 8:56 am | Comments Off on New Home Source Professional Partners with New Multiple Listing Services
New Home Source Professional Partners with New Multiple Listing Services

NewHomeSourceProfessional, our flagship product designed specifically for real estate agents, has recently announced partnership agreements with nine new Multiple Listing Services from across the country. MLS’s from California, Illinois, Florida, Texas and Washington, DC now …

Fall Preview: Upcoming Advertising Webinars
September 23, 2013 – 10:14 am | Comments Off on Fall Preview: Upcoming Advertising Webinars
Fall Preview: Upcoming Advertising Webinars

This fall, BDX is taking a special in-depth look into Online Advertising and best practices.  If you’ve never attended one of our webinars before- you’re in for a treat! Each webinar in this series is …

NewHomeSource TV to Shine Spotlight On Phoenix Builders
August 30, 2013 – 10:54 am | Comments Off on NewHomeSource TV to Shine Spotlight On Phoenix Builders
NewHomeSource TV to Shine Spotlight On Phoenix Builders

Stay tuned Phoenix; NewHomeSource is coming to a television near you! If you’re in the Phoenix area, tune in weekends this fall  and see the best truly new homes Phoenix has to offer.
The new television …

BDX Community Listings are now on realtor.com®
August 19, 2013 – 1:30 pm | Comments Off on BDX Community Listings are now on realtor.com®
BDX Community Listings are now on realtor.com®

In an exciting development for builders, agents and especially consumers who are pursuing the dream of home ownership, realtor.com®, the most engaging real estate website, is now featuring new home community listings from BDX. This …