Housing Starts Rise 1.9 Percent on Multifamily Surge, Says NAHB

Housing Starts Rise 1.9 Percent on Multifamily Surge, Says NAHB

Gains in multifamily production pushed overall housing starts up 1.9 percent in March to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.32 million units, according to…

NAHB Study Shows Steady Gains in Construction Employment, But Levels Remain Below Peak

NAHB Study Shows Steady Gains in Construction Employment, But Levels Remain Below Peak

A new construction employment analysis from the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) shows that 9.8 million people worked in construction in 2016, and more…

Millennials Leading the Growth of New Home Buyers, Says NAHB

Millennials Leading the Growth of New Home Buyers, Says NAHB

As the housing industry celebrates New Homes Month in April, recent data from the Census Bureau confirms that millennials are increasingly entering the housing market…

February New Home Sales Flat After Upward Revisions to Prior Months, Says NAHB

February New Home Sales Flat After Upward Revisions to Prior Months, Says NAHB

Sales of newly built, single-family homes remained virtually unchanged, inching down 0.6 percent in February to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 618,000 units after…

Multifamily Drop Pushes Total Housing Starts Down as Single-Family Makes Gains, Says NAHB

Multifamily Drop Pushes Total Housing Starts Down as Single-Family Makes Gains, Says NAHB

A decline in multifamily starts pushed overall housing production down 7.0 percent in February to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.24 million units, according…

Builder Confidence Remains on Solid Footing in March, Says NAHB

Builder Confidence Remains on Solid Footing in March, Says NAHB

Builder confidence in the market for newly-built single-family homes edged down one point to a level of 70 in March from a downwardly revised February…

Apartment and Condominium Market Ends Fourth Quarter on a Positive Note, Says NAHB

Apartment and Condominium Market Ends Fourth Quarter on a Positive Note, Says NAHB

The Multifamily Production Index (MPI), recently released by the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB), posted a gain of seven points to 53 in the…

New Home Sales Drop 7.8 Percent in January, Says NAHB

New Home Sales Drop 7.8 Percent in January, Says NAHB

Sales of newly built, single-family homes fell 7.8 percent in January to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 593,000 units after an upwardly revised December…

Housing Market Makes Modest Gains Even as Permits Slip, Says NAHB

Housing Market Makes Modest Gains Even as Permits Slip, Says NAHB

Overall housing and economic activity in metro markets across the nation remained on a gradual, upward trend in the fourth quarter of 2017 even as…

Housing Affordability Remains Flat in 2017, Says NAHB

Housing Affordability Remains Flat in 2017, Says NAHB

Data for all four quarters of 2017 show housing affordability remaining essentially flat throughout the year, according to the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB)/Wells…

NAHB Also Commends Trump Infrastructure Plan

NAHB Also Commends Trump Infrastructure Plan

The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) recently commended President Trump’s $1.5 trillion infrastructure plan to rebuild and revitalize the nation’s aging transportation network. “This…

55+ Housing Market Ends Fourth Quarter on Record High, Says NAHB

55+ Housing Market Ends Fourth Quarter on Record High, Says NAHB

Builder confidence in the single-family 55+ housing market remained strong in the fourth quarter of 2017 with a reading of 71, up 12 points from…

New Home Sales Rise 8.3 Percent Overall in 2017, Notes NAHB

New Home Sales Rise 8.3 Percent Overall in 2017, Notes NAHB

Sales of newly built, single-family homes fell 9.3 percent in December to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 625,000 units, according to newly released data…

Multifamily Housing Production Enters Sustainable Phase, Says NAHB

Multifamily Housing Production Enters Sustainable Phase, Says NAHB

Although multifamily housing starts are expected to slightly moderate this year and in 2019, production levels are projected to remain stable in a range considered…

Economic Panel Predicts Housing Will Continue to Gain Ground in 2018

Economic Panel Predicts Housing Will Continue to Gain Ground in 2018

The newly enacted tax law will create a more favorable tax climate for the business community, which should spur job and economic growth and keep…

Residential Remodeling Spending Trending Up, Says NAHB

Residential Remodeling Spending Trending Up, Says NAHB

Spending on residential remodels will continue to grow at a modest pace in the next two years, according to experts at a press conference hosted…

New Home Sales Hit Post-Recession High in November, Says NAHB

New Home Sales Hit Post-Recession High in November, Says NAHB

Sales of newly built, single-family homes in November rose 17.5 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 733,000 units from a downwardly revised October…

Single-Family Starts Rise in Line with Builder Confidence, Says NAHB

Single-Family Starts Rise in Line with Builder Confidence, Says NAHB

Nationwide housing starts rose 3.3 percent in November to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.297 million units after a downwardly revised October reading, according…

Home Builders Confident as Market Primed to Expand in 2018

Home Builders Confident as Market Primed to Expand in 2018

Builder confidence in the market for newly-built single-family homes increased five points to a level of 74 in December on the National Association of Home…

Multifamily Developer Confidence Weakens in Third Quarter, Says NAHB

Multifamily Developer Confidence Weakens in Third Quarter, Says NAHB

The Multifamily Production Index (MPI), released by the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB), dropped 10 points to 46 in the third quarter of 2017….