Tag : NAHB

Builder confidence remains strong as new year starts

January 17, 2018

WASHINGTON — Builder confidence in the market for newly-built single-family homes dropped two points to a level of 72 in January on the National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing … Read More

Prospective home buyers sidelined by availability, affordability

January 15, 2018

While starts increased by 9% in 2017 over 2016, the characteristics of these new homes stayed largely the same, according to survey results from NAHB released during a press conference … Read More

IBS economic panel predicts housing gain in 2018

January 11, 2018

ORLANDO, Fla. — The newly enacted tax law will create a more favorable tax climate for the business community, which should spur job and economic growth and keep single-family housing … Read More

Pending home sales inch up in November

December 27, 2017

WASHINGTON — Pending home sales were mostly unmoved in November, but did squeak out a minor gain both on a monthly and annualized basis, according to the National Association of … Read More

Single-family starts rise in line with builder confidence

December 19, 2017

WASHINGTON — Nationwide housing starts rose 3.3% in November to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.297 million units after a downwardly revised October reading, according to newly released data … Read More

Builders confident as market primed to expand in 2018

December 18, 2017

Builder confidence in the market for newly-built single-family homes increased five points to a level of 74 in December on the National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index … Read More

Single family construction spending up in October

December 1, 2017

The National Association of Home Builders provides analysis on its Eye on Housing blog that shows Census Construction Spending data indicating total private residential construction spending grew 0.4% in October to a … Read More

Housing starts rise in October

November 17, 2017

Total housing starts increased in October, with solid readings from the single-family sector, the National Association of Home Builders reports. Nationwide housing starts rose 13.7% in October to a seasonally … Read More

Builder confidence climbs to eight-month high in November

November 16, 2017

WASHINGTON — Builder confidence in the market for newly-built single-family homes rose two points to a level of 70 in November on the National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing … Read More

NAHB: Has the labor shortage reached ‘crisis’ status?

November 2, 2017

The National Association of Home Builders reports on its NAHB Now blog that it has been a decade since there were this many unfilled construction jobs. NAHB Chief Economist Robert … Read More