New Home Sales Jump in May as Housing Rebound Continues, Says NAHB

New Home Sales Jump in May as Housing Rebound Continues, Says NAHB

In a further sign that the housing market is rebounding from the COVID-19 pandemic, sales of newly built, single-family homes rose 16.6 percent to a…

New Housing Numbers Flash Signs of Continued Growth, Says NAHB

New Housing Numbers Flash Signs of Continued Growth, Says NAHB

In a sign that the housing market continues to show forward momentum, single-family permits posted an 11.9 percent gain in May, while total housing starts…

Coronavirus Likely to Add Momentum to Increased Home Building in Smaller Market’s Economics, Says NAHB

Coronavirus Likely to Add Momentum to Increased Home Building in Smaller Market’s Economics, Says NAHB

The COVID-19 pandemic is likely to hasten a housing trend already taking place across the nation — residential construction activity that is expanding at a…

In a Positive Sign, New Home Sales Hold Steady in April, Says NAHB

In a Positive Sign, New Home Sales Hold Steady in April, Says NAHB

In a sign that the housing market is stabilizing in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, sales of newly built, single-family homes rose 0.6 percent…

Broad Declines for Home Construction in April

Broad Declines for Home Construction in April

In a sign of the growing economic toll from the coronavirus pandemic, total housing starts decreased 30.2 percent in April to a seasonally adjusted annual…

Builder Confidence Posts Solid Gain Following Last Month’s Historic Drop Economics, Says NAHB

Builder Confidence Posts Solid Gain Following Last Month’s Historic Drop Economics, Says NAHB

In a signal that the housing market is showing signs of stabilizing and gradually moving forward in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, builder confidence…

Housing Affordability Down Due to Economic Losses Stemming from COVID-19 Pandemic Economics, Says NAHB

Housing Affordability Down Due to Economic Losses Stemming from COVID-19 Pandemic Economics, Says NAHB

Surging job losses in March stemming from the COVID-19 pandemic contributed to a decline in U.S. median income and housing affordability in the first quarter…

Builder Confidence in the 55+ Housing Market Drops Significantly in First Quarter on Coronavirus Pandemic Concerns

Builder Confidence in the 55+ Housing Market Drops Significantly in First Quarter on Coronavirus Pandemic Concerns

Builder confidence in the single-family 55+ housing market dropped 30 points to 38 in the first quarter, according to the National Association of Home Builders’…

New Home Sales Fall 15.4 Percent in March on Virus Concerns, Says NAHB

New Home Sales Fall 15.4 Percent in March on Virus Concerns, Says NAHB

Sales of newly built, single-family homes fell 15.4 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 627,000 units in March, coming off a downward revision…

NAHB Debuts New Index for Remodeling Activity, Which Shows Activity Is, of Course, Down with COVID-19

NAHB Debuts New Index for Remodeling Activity, Which Shows Activity Is, of Course, Down with COVID-19

The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) redesigned its Remodeling Market Index (RMI) in the first quarter of 2020 to ease respondent burden and improve…

Home Builder Confidence Posts Historic Decline Because of Coronavirus Pandemic, Says NAHB

Home Builder Confidence Posts Historic Decline Because of Coronavirus Pandemic, Says NAHB

Reflecting the growing effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, home builder confidence in the market for newly-built single-family homes plunged 42 points in April to 30,…

NAHB: Here’s What Building 1,000 Homes Means to the U.S. Economy

NAHB: Here’s What Building 1,000 Homes Means to the U.S. Economy

A new study from the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) shows that housing stands poised to lead the economic rebound once social distancing and…

New Home Sales Data Shows Housing on Strong Footing Prior to Virus Concerns, Says NAHB

New Home Sales Data Shows Housing on Strong Footing Prior to Virus Concerns, Says NAHB

Sales of newly built, single-family homes fell 4.4 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 765,000 units in February, coming off a sharp upward…

Single-Family Housing Starts Up in February, but Challenges Lie Ahead Due to Coronavirus Economics, Says NAHB

Single-Family Housing Starts Up in February, but Challenges Lie Ahead Due to Coronavirus Economics, Says NAHB

Total housing starts decreased 1.5 percent in February from an upwardly revised January reading to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.60 million units, according…

Builder Confidence Declines But Remains Solid Amid Rising Risks, Says NAHB

Builder Confidence Declines But Remains Solid Amid Rising Risks, Says NAHB

Builder confidence in the market for newly-built single-family homes fell two points to 72 in March, according to the latest National Association of Home Builders/Wells…

New Home Sales Are Strong at the Start of 2020, Says NAHB

New Home Sales Are Strong at the Start of 2020, Says NAHB

Sales of newly built, single-family homes rose 7.9 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 764,000 units in January, coming off an upward revision…

Housing Production Shows Solid Start to 2020, Says NAHB

Housing Production Shows Solid Start to 2020, Says NAHB

Total housing starts decreased 3.6 percent in January from an upwardly revised December reading to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.57 million units, according…

Builder Confidence in the 55+ Housing Market Drops Slightly in Fourth Quarter, Says NAHB

Builder Confidence in the 55+ Housing Market Drops Slightly in Fourth Quarter, Says NAHB

Builder confidence in the single-family 55+ housing market dropped four points to 68 in the fourth quarter, according to the National Association of Home Builders‘…

Single-Family Starts Will Gain Ground in 2020, Says NAHB

Single-Family Starts Will Gain Ground in 2020, Says NAHB

Single-family starts should continue on a gradual, upward trajectory in 2020, fueled by solid job growth and low mortgage rates that will keep demand firm,…

Residential Remodeling Spending Continues to Slowly Grow, Says NAHB

Residential Remodeling Spending Continues to Slowly 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…