Single-family Starts Hold Steady in July After Upward June Revision, Says NAHB

Single-family Starts Hold Steady in July After Upward June Revision, Says NAHB

Nationwide housing starts fell 4.8 percent in July to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.16 million units, according to newly released data from the…

New Home Sales Edge Up 0.8 Percent in June, Says NAHB

New Home Sales Edge Up 0.8 Percent in June, Says NAHB

Sales of newly built, single-family homes in June inched up 0.8 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 610,000 units from a downwardly revised…

Remodeling Market Indicator Remains in Positive Territory, says NAHB

Remodeling Market Indicator Remains in Positive Territory, says NAHB

The National Association of Home Builders’ (NAHB) Remodeling Market Index (RMI) posted a reading of 55 in the second quarter of 2017, down three points…

Single-Family Housing Starts Bounce Back in June, says NAHB

Single-Family Housing Starts Bounce Back in June, says NAHB

Nationwide housing starts rose 8.3 percent in June to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.22 million units, according to newly released data from the…

Builder Confidence Slips Two Points in July, Remains Solid, Says NAHB

Builder Confidence Slips Two Points in July, Remains Solid, Says NAHB

Builder confidence in the market for newly-built single-family homes slipped two points in July to a level of 64 from a downwardly revised June reading…

Home Buying a Strong Boost to Overall Economy, NAHB Study Shows

Home Buying a Strong Boost to Overall Economy, NAHB Study Shows

A new consumer spending analysis from the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) highlights another reason why home building helps drive a healthy economy: In…

New Home Sales Rise 2.9 Percent in May, Says NAHB

New Home Sales Rise 2.9 Percent in May, Says NAHB

Sales of newly built, single-family homes in May rose 2.9 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 610,000 units after an upwardly revised April…

Multifamily Decline Brings Overall Housing Starts Down 5.5 Percent in May

Multifamily Decline Brings Overall Housing Starts Down 5.5 Percent in May

Led by a decline in multifamily production, nationwide housing starts fell 5.5 percent in May to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.09 million units,…

Steady Growth: The Construction Industry Still Predicted to Grow 6 Percent in 2017

Steady Growth: The Construction Industry Still Predicted to Grow 6 Percent in 2017

Solid and stable economic improvement looks to continue in the overall construction industry. In May, the construction consultants and analysts at FMI released a revamped…

Homeownership Remains Key Part of American Dream, but Obstacles Persist, says NAHB

Homeownership Remains Key Part of American Dream, but Obstacles Persist, says NAHB

As the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) celebrates National Homeownership Month in June, more than two-thirds of Americans believe that owning a home is…

Multifamily Developer Confidence Dips in First Quarter as Market Levels

Multifamily Developer Confidence Dips in First Quarter as Market Levels

The Multifamily Production Index (MPI), released by the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB), dropped seven points to 48 in the first quarter of 2017….