Home-building Industry Analytical Essay by CalDR

Home-building Industry
An analysis of different aspects of the home-building industry.
# 30197 | 3,241 words | 19 sources | MLA | 2002 | US
Published on Aug 28, 2003 in Business (Companies) , Business (Industries)

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This paper examines the home-building industry which plays a major role in the United States' economy, as a significant employer and cash generator. It discusses the industry's dominant economic features and issues relating to Porter's Five Forces, the drivers of changes in the industry and their impact. It also looks at three companies and their positions within the market, key factors for competitive success and the attractiveness of the industry and its prospects for long-term profitability.

The Industry Dominant Economic Features
Market Size and Rivals
Pace of Process and Product Technology Change
Economies of Scale in Purchasing
Porter's Five Forces
Industry Competitors
Threat of New Entrants
The Drivers of Change in the Industry and their Impact
The Economy and Interest Rates
Company Position
Centex Corporation
D. R. Horton
Pulte Homes
Key Success Factors for Competitive Success
Understanding the Markets
Understanding Local Regulations
Industry's Attractiveness, Long-Term Profitability and Conclusion
Works Cited

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