Economic

This editorial in Builder Online looks at how the increasing cost of regulations are affecting the affordability of housing and the choices homebuilders have to make when evaluating their business models:

This article in Builder Online takes a deeper look at the most recent new single-family home sales numbers for July released by the U.S. Census Bureau. 

Housing industry advocates have a message for the next president: It's time to move on from the crash. 

Housing demand will keep riding high even if prices continue to rise and mortgage rates go up, the chief executive of homebuilder Hovnanian Enterprises Inc. said.

Areas hit hardest by the real estate bust are now seeing the highest gains.

Data suggests that older millennials are choosing to remain living with their parents, increasing pent up demand.

A healthier economy, stable job growth and low mortgage interest rates have led to a slow but steady recovery in the housing market after seven lean years of new home construction.

Using the public-use microdata files provided by Census Bureau’s Survey of Construction (SOC), NAHB Economics and Housing Policy group tabulated new single-family housing starts for the nine census divisions.

Here are four things the next President of the United States should do to make the housing market great again.

One takeaway from the underlying numbers and numerous recent media reports is the increasingly transient nature of young generations.