Start ups

Utopia editors bring you the latest project news and technology trends in the 3D printed homes market. 

UTOPIA editors profile a public homebuilder executive, a housing industry entrepreneur, an engineer at a building products manufacturer, and a small private homebuilder.

Arizona’s Aspire Fund builds an Instagram-worthy, tax-friendly development.

Through startup Arrived Homes, anyone can own shares of rental homes.

All-electric heating and cooling proves ideal for prefabricated home builder Plant Prefab.

But it first has to address myriad homeowner concerns—especially security and privacy.

Times have changed. A generation ago, smart home technology gained momentum as an exciting add-on to custom homes, viewed as a nice-to-have and an attention grabber for people with disposable income. Now, it’s a must-have for the mainstream. How can you get ahead of the shift?

Buyers want tech in their new houses. You need an efficient home production process. Here are ideas on how to achieve both.