Tag : HUD

Single-Family Housing Starts Up 9% in 2016

9 months ago

Housing starts rebounded in December, as monthly volatility for multifamily starts continued. Total starts were up 11.3%, rising to a 1.226 million seasonally adjusted annual rate. However, single-family starts posted a small … Read More

Housing Production Holds Steady in May

1 year ago

WASHINGTON — Nationwide housing starts were virtually unchanged in May, inching down 0.3% to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.16 million, according to newly released data from the U.S. … Read More

New Home Sales Relatively Unchanged in March

1 year ago

WASHINGTON — Sales of newly built, single-family homes fell 1.5% in March from an upwardly revised February reading to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 511,000 units, according to newly … Read More

Home Builders Call for Regulatory Reform to Ease Housing Affordability

2 years ago

WASHINGTON — Citing an acute shortage of affordable rental housing and severe regulatory burdens that drive up the cost of single- and multifamily housing for home builders and consumers alike, … Read More

NAHB: Remodelers Still Face Challenges With EPA’s Lead Paint Training

2 years ago

WASHINGTON—Remodelers who are certified by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to work on homes that may contain lead paint under the Lead: Renovation, Repair and Painting (RRP) rule now have … Read More