Single-Family and Multifamily Starts Post Solid Gains in April, Says NAHB

Single-Family and Multifamily Starts Post Solid Gains in April, Says NAHB

Total housing starts rose 5.7 percent in April to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.24 million units from an upwardly revised reading in March,…

Housing Affordability Holds Steady on a Year-Over-Year Basis, Says NAHB

Housing Affordability Holds Steady on a Year-Over-Year Basis, Says NAHB

Lower home prices, declining mortgage rates and solid income gains contributed to a rise in housing affordability in the first quarter of 2019, according to…

55+ Housing Market Opens First Quarter with Record High, Says NAHB

55+ Housing Market Opens First Quarter with Record High, Says NAHB

Builder confidence in the single-family 55+ housing market continued to strengthen in the first quarter of 2019 with a reading of 72, up six points…

Remodeling Labor Shortage Continues to Impact the Housing Industry, Says NAHB

Remodeling Labor Shortage Continues to Impact the Housing Industry, Says NAHB

The labor shortage for the remodeling industry continues to impact the industry, according to a recent survey by the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB)…

Lower Interest Rates Help Boost March New Home Sales, Says NAHB

Lower Interest Rates Help Boost March New Home Sales, Says NAHB

Sales of newly built, single-family homes rose to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 692,000 units in March after a slightly revised February report, according…

Remodelers’ Confidence Falls Three Points in First Quarter of 2019, Says NAHB

Remodelers’ Confidence Falls Three Points in First Quarter of 2019, Says NAHB

The National Association of Home Builders’ (NAHB) Remodeling Market Index (RMI) posted a reading of 54 in the first quarter of 2019, falling three points…

Housing Starts Decline in March, Says NAHB

Housing Starts Decline in March, Says NAHB

Total housing starts fell 0.3 percent in March to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.14 million units from a downwardly revised reading in February,…

Home Builder Confidence Edges Higher in April, Says NAHB

Home Builder Confidence Edges Higher in April, Says NAHB

Builder confidence in the market for newly-built single-family homes rose one point to 63 in April, according to the latest National Association of Home Builders/Wells…

New Home Sales Show Solid Growth in February, According to NAHB

New Home Sales Show Solid Growth in February, According to NAHB

Sales of newly built, single-family homes rose to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 667,00 units in February after an upwardly revised January report, according…

February Housing Starts Down After Single-Family Surge in January, Says NAHB

February Housing Starts Down After Single-Family Surge in January, Says NAHB

Total housing starts fell 8.7 percent in February to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.16 million units from an upwardly revised reading in January,…

Builder Confidence Holds Steady in March, Says NAHB

Builder Confidence Holds Steady in March, Says NAHB

Builder confidence in the market for newly-built single-family homes held steady at 62 in March, according to the latest National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo…

January New Home Sales Demonstrate Demand for Affordable Homes, Says NAHB

January New Home Sales Demonstrate Demand for Affordable Homes, Says NAHB

The January new home sales report from the government indicates an increasing demand for homes sold in an affordable price range. In January 2019, 66…

Housing Starts Rebound in January, Says NAHB

Housing Starts Rebound in January, Says NAHB

Total housing starts rose 18.6 percent in January to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.23 million units from a downwardly revised reading in December,…

Housing Starts Down 11.2 Percent in December, Says NAHB

Housing Starts Down 11.2 Percent in December, Says NAHB

Housing starts fell 11.2 percent in December to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.08 million units, according to a report from the U.S. Department…

Residential Remodeling Spending Continues to Gradually Grow, Says NAHB

Residential Remodeling Spending Continues to Gradually Grow, Says NAHB

Spending on residential improvements will continue to grow over the next two years at a gradual pace, according to experts at a press conference hosted…

New Home Sales Higher Than Expected in November, Says NAHB

New Home Sales Higher Than Expected in November, Says NAHB

Sales of newly built, single-family homes rose to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 657,000 units in November after an upwardly revised October report, according…

55+ Housing Market Ends Fourth Quarter on a Positive Note, Says NAHB

55+ Housing Market Ends Fourth Quarter on a Positive Note, Says NAHB

Builder confidence in the single-family 55+ housing market remained strong in the fourth quarter of 2018 with a reading of 66, up six points from…

Remodelers’ Confidence Holds Relatively Steady in Fourth Quarter, Says NAHB

Remodelers’ Confidence Holds Relatively Steady in Fourth Quarter, Says NAHB

The National Association of Home Builders’ (NAHB) Remodeling Market Index (RMI) posted a reading of 57 in the fourth quarter of 2018, only one point…

Lower Interest Rates Stabilize Home Builder Confidence, Says NAHB

Lower Interest Rates Stabilize Home Builder Confidence, Says NAHB

Buoyed by falling mortgage rates, builder confidence in the market for newly-built single-family homes rose two points to 58 in January on the National Association…

NAHB Study Shows Nearly 130,000 Households Priced Out of the Housing Market with Each $1,000 Price Increase

NAHB Study Shows Nearly 130,000 Households Priced Out of the Housing Market with Each $1,000 Price Increase

According to a recent study by the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB), a $1,000 increase in the cost of a median-priced newly-built home pushes…