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John McManus

John McManus

John McManus is an award-winning editorial and digital content director for the Residential Group at Hanley Wood in Washington, DC. In addition to the Builder digital, print, and in-person editorial and programming portfolio, his accountability for the group includes strategic content direction for Affordable Housing FinanceAquatics InternationalBig Builder, Custom Home, the Journal of Light ConstructionMultifamily Executive, Pool & Spa News, Professional Deck Builder, ProSales, Remodeling, Replacement Contractor, and Tools of the Trade.

John McManus's Posts

IBS Wrap and 2017 Outlook IBS Wrap and 2017 Outlook

Out of the aisles and back in the trenches and job sites ... here's some take-aways and forecasts for builders as they return to the real world from the Magic Kingdom. Read more

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Lots: Builders' Two Big Questions in 2017 Lots: Builders' Two Big Questions in 2017

As both cyclical and structural uncertainty prevail, the stakes grow more intense to get both the number and location of home sites right. Read more

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A Boxing Day Builder's Salute A Boxing Day Builder's Salute

Holiday greetings to builders large, small, North, South, East, and West. Read more

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Ready to Go Boom? Ready to Go Boom?

With all the attention to Millennials and entry-level buyers, let's not get too carried away and forget five to eight years of 55+ mega opportunity. Read more

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Grid Block: Why Isn't Housing 'Infrastructure?' Grid Block: Why Isn't Housing 'Infrastructure?'

Affordable housing should rank among America's priorities around improved roads, bridges, tunnels, railways, shipping channels, pipelines, power grids, and airports. Read more

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