Tag : Robert Dietz

Multifamily Surge Lifts Nationwide Housing Production 11.3% in December

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WASHINGTON — A surge in multifamily production resulted in overall nationwide housing starts rising 11.3% to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.23 million units, according to newly released data … Read More

Single-Family Housing Starts Up 9% in 2016

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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

Builder Confidence Holds Firm in January

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WASHINGTON — Builder confidence in the market for newly-built single-family homes remained on firm ground in January, down two points to a level of 67 from a downwardly revised December … Read More

Builder Confidence Closes Year on High Note

3 weeks 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

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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

1 month 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

Builder Confidence Holds Firm in November

2 months 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

2 months 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

Optimism Builds in Remodeling Market

3 months ago

WASHINGTON — The National Association of Home Builders’ (NAHB) Remodeling Market Index (RMI) posted a reading of 57 in the third quarter of 2016, an increase of four points from … Read More

Multifamily Drives Housing Starts Down in September

3 months 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