Tag : Ed Brady

Builder Confidence Closes Year on High Note

12 months ago

Builder confidence in the market for newly-built single-family homes jumped seven points to a level of 70 on the National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index (HMI). This … Read More

New Home Sales Up in November

12 months ago

Sales of newly built, single-family homes rose 5.2% in November to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 592,000 units, according to newly released data by the U.S. Department of Housing … Read More

Multifamily Decline Pushes November Housing Starts Down

12 months ago

WASHINGTON — A sharp decline in multifamily starts pushed overall housing production down 18.7% in November to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.09 million units, according to newly released … Read More

October Housing Starts Jump 25.5%

1 year ago

WASHINGTON — Led by impressive gains in both single-family and multifamily production, nationwide housing starts surged 25.5% in October to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.32 million units, according … Read More

Builder Confidence Holds Firm in November

1 year ago

WASHINGTON — Builder confidence in the market for newly-built single-family homes held steady in November at a level of 63 on the National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index (HMI). … Read More

Housing Recovery Continues at Modest Pace

1 year ago

WASHINGTON — 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 third quarter of … Read More

Multifamily Drives Housing Starts Down in September

1 year ago

WASHINGTON — A sharp decline in multifamily production brought overall nationwide housing starts down 9% in September, according to newly released data from the U.S. Housing and Urban Development and … Read More

Housing Production Hits Mild Speed Bump in August

1 year ago

WASHINGTON — Nationwide housing starts fell 5.8% to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.14 million units in August, according to newly released data from the U.S. Housing and Urban Development and the … Read More

New Home Sales Climb to Highest Level Since 2007

1 year ago

WASHINGTON — Sales of newly built, single-family homes rose 12.4% in July from a downwardly revised June reading to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 654,000 units, according to newly released … Read More

New Home Sales Reach Highest Level Since February 2008

1 year ago

WASHINGTON —Sales of newly built, single-family homes rose 3.5% in June from an upwardly revised May reading to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 592,000 units, according to newly released … Read More