55+ Housing Market Ends Fourth Quarter on Record High

55+ Housing Market Ends Fourth Quarter on Record High

Builder confidence in the single-family 55+ housing market remains strong in the fourth quarter of 2016 with a reading of 67, up eight points from…

Regulatory and Supply-Side Challenges Inhibit More Robust Housing Growth

Regulatory and Supply-Side Challenges Inhibit More Robust Housing Growth

Although employment and home price levels have returned to or exceeded normal levels of activity, new-home construction during the fourth quarter of 2016 remained tepid…

New Home Sales Post Highest Yearly Total Since 2007

New Home Sales Post Highest Yearly Total Since 2007

Sales of newly built, single-family homes rose 12.2 percent in 2016 to 563,000 units, the highest annual rate since 2007, according to newly released data…

Nationwide Housing Production Up 11.3 Percent in December on Multifamily Surge

Nationwide Housing Production Up 11.3 Percent in December on Multifamily Surge

A surge in multifamily production resulted in overall nationwide housing starts rising 11.3 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.23 million units, according…

Housing Will Continue Gradual Climb to Higher Ground in 2017, says NAHB

Housing Will Continue Gradual Climb to Higher Ground in 2017, says NAHB

Fueled by a growing economy, solid employment gains and rising household formations, single-family production will continue on a gradual, upward trajectory in 2017, according to…

New Home Sales Up 5.2 Percent in November

New Home Sales Up 5.2 Percent in November

Sales of newly built, single-family homes rose 5.2 percent in November to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 592,000 units, according to newly released data…

Multifamily Weakness Pushes Overall Housing Starts Down 18.7 Percent in November

Multifamily Weakness Pushes Overall Housing Starts Down 18.7 Percent in November

A sharp decline in multifamily starts pushed overall housing production down 18.7 percent in November to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.09 million units,…

New Home Sales Down 1.9 Percent in October

New Home Sales Down 1.9 Percent in October

Sales of newly built, single-family homes fell 1.9 percent in October from a downwardly revised September reading to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 563,000…

Housing Starts Jump 25.5 Percent in October

Housing Starts Jump 25.5 Percent in October

Led by impressive gains in both single-family and multifamily production, nationwide housing starts surged 25.5 percent in October to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of…

Housing Recovery Continues at Modest Pace

Housing Recovery Continues at Modest Pace

Markets in 162 of the approximately 340 metro areas nationwide returned to or exceeded their last normal levels of economic and housing activity in the…

New Home Sales Continue Year-Long Upward Trend in September

New Home Sales Continue Year-Long Upward Trend in September

Sales of newly built, single-family homes rose 3.1 percent in September from a downwardly revised August reading to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 593,000…