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…

Single-Family Starts Drop in November as Builders Face Affordability Concerns, Says NAHB

Single-Family Starts Drop in November as Builders Face Affordability Concerns, Says NAHB

Rising housing affordability issues continue to hinder single-family production even as total housing starts increased in November. According to newly released data from the U.S….

New Home Sales Drop 8.9 Percent in October as Affordability Challenges Persist, Says NAHB

New Home Sales Drop 8.9 Percent in October as Affordability Challenges Persist, Says NAHB

Sales of newly built, single-family homes fell to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 544,000 units in October after an upwardly revised September report, according…

Single-Family Starts Post Slight Decline as Builders Grapple with Affordability Issues, Says NAHB

Single-Family Starts Post Slight Decline as Builders Grapple with Affordability Issues, Says NAHB

Rising housing affordability concerns continue to weigh on single-family production even as total housing starts edged higher in October. According to newly released data from…

Builder Confidence Drops as Housing Affordability Issues Rise, Says NAHB

Builder Confidence Drops as Housing Affordability Issues Rise, Says NAHB

Growing affordability concerns resulted in builder confidence in the market for newly-built single-family homes falling eight points to 60 in November on the National Association…

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

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

Builder confidence in the single-family 55+ housing market dropped seven points to 60 in the third quarter, according to the National Association of Home Builders‘…

New Home Sales Fall 5.5 Percent in September as Affordability Issues Continue, Says NAHB

New Home Sales Fall 5.5 Percent in September as Affordability Issues Continue, Says NAHB

Sales of newly built, single-family homes fell to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 553,000 units after downwardly revised August, July and June reports, according…

Remodeling Confidence Remains Solid in Third Quarter, Says NAHB

Remodeling Confidence Remains Solid in Third Quarter, Says NAHB

The National Association of Home Builders’ (NAHB) Remodeling Market Index (RMI) posted a reading of 58 in the third quarter of 2018, remaining stable from…

Multifamily Decline Pushes Overall Housing Starts Down in September, Says NAHB

Multifamily Decline Pushes Overall Housing Starts Down in September, Says NAHB

Led by a drop in multifamily production, total housing starts fell 5.3 percent in September to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.2 million units,…

Builder Confidence Rises One Point in October, Remains at Summer Levels, Says NAHB

Builder Confidence Rises One Point in October, Remains at Summer Levels, Says NAHB

Builder confidence in the market for newly-built single-family homes rose one point to 68 in October on the National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing…

New Home Sales Rise 3.5 Percent in August Even as Affordability Concerns Persist

New Home Sales Rise 3.5 Percent in August Even as Affordability Concerns Persist

Sales of newly built, single-family homes rose 3.5 percent in August to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 629,000 units after downwardly revised June and…

Housing Starts Rise in August Amid Ongoing Affordability Concerns, Says NAHB

Housing Starts Rise in August Amid Ongoing Affordability Concerns, Says NAHB

Total housing starts increased 9.2 percent in August to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.28 million units, according to newly released data from the…

Builder Confidence Remains Firm in September, Says NAHB

Builder Confidence Remains Firm in September, Says NAHB

Builder confidence in the market for newly-built single-family homes remained unchanged at a solid 67 reading in September on the National Association of Home Builders/Wells…

Regulations Account for Nearly One-Third of Multifamily Costs, Builders Tell Congress

Regulations Account for Nearly One-Third of Multifamily Costs, Builders Tell Congress

Layers of excessive regulation translate into higher rents, reduced affordability for consumers and on average, account for almost one-third of a multifamily project’s development and…

Housing Starts Hold Their Ground in July, Says NAHB

Housing Starts Hold Their Ground in July, Says NAHB

Total housing starts inched up 0.9 percent in July to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.17 million units, according to newly released data from…

Builder Confidence Remains Firm in August, Says NAHB

Builder Confidence Remains Firm in August, Says NAHB

Builder confidence in the market for newly-built single-family homes edged down one point to a solid 67 reading in August on the National Association of…

Housing Affordability Hits 10-Year Low in Second Quarter

Housing Affordability Hits 10-Year Low in Second Quarter

Rising home prices and interest rates pushed housing affordability to a 10-year low in the second quarter of 2018, according to the National Association of…

New Home Sales Fall Back in June, Says NAHB

New Home Sales Fall Back in June, Says NAHB

Sales of newly built, single-family homes fell 5.3 percent in June to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 631,000 units after a downwardly revised May…