Tag : NAHB

Hurricanes slow September housing production nearly 5%

8 hours ago

WASHINGTON — Nationwide housing starts fell 4.7% in September to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.13 million units, according to newly released data from the U.S. Department of Housing … Read More

Builder confidence rises in October

1 day ago

WASHINGTON — Builder confidence in the market for newly-built single-family homes rose four points to a level of 68 in October on the National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing … Read More

Private residential construction spending rises in August

2 weeks ago

National Association of Home Builders analysis of Census Construction Spending data shows that total private residential construction spending stood at a seasonally adjusted annual rate (SAAR) of $520.9 billion in August, 0.5% … Read More

Builder confidence drops as hurricanes add uncertainty

1 month ago

WASHINGTON — Builder confidence in the market for newly-built single-family homes fell three points to a level of 64 in September from a downwardly revised August reading of 67 on … Read More

Homeownership Remains Key Part of American Dream; Obstacles Persist for Many

5 months ago

WASHINGTON — As the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) celebrates National Homeownership Month in June, more than two-thirds of Americans believe that owning a home is an essential part … Read More

Custom Home Building Market Growth Slows

5 months ago

NAHB’s analysis of Census Data from the Quarterly Starts and Completions by Purpose and Design survey indicates a slowing of the growth rate for the custom home building market. Over … Read More

Builder Confidence Continues Upward Trend

5 months ago

WASHINGTON — In a further sign that the housing market continues to strengthen, builder confidence in the market for newly-built single-family homes rose two points in May to a level … Read More

Housing Index Hits Milestone, But Permits Still Lagging

6 months ago

Based on current price, permit and employment data, markets nationwide are running at an average of 100% normal economic and housing activity, according to the NAHB/First American Leading Markets Index … Read More

NAHB: Skyrocketing Lumber Prices Put Builders in a Bind

7 months ago

The National Association of Home Builders today weighed in on the lack of movement on a renewed U.S./Canada Softwood Lumber Agreement. The uncertainty surrounding a new trade agreement is impacting … Read More

Builder Confidence at a 12-Year High

7 months ago

The National Association of Home Builders reports that builder confidence in the market for newly-built single-family homes jumped six points to 71 on the NAHB/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index (HMI). … Read More