Economic

This article contains slides and commentary on leading housing indicators for November 2016.

Metrostudy provided their 2017 Housing Forecast at the International Builders’ Show. Click here to view this 15-minute presentation by Metrostudy’s Chief Economist, Mark Boud.

Area home builders had their busiest year in almost a decade in 2016, the Builders Association of Greater Indianapolis reported Tuesday.

Salisbury City Council members are considering a one-year moratorium on city fees associated with new house construction on vacant lots and some abandoned subdivisions in the city as a way to boost home ownership.

Blackstone's big bet on the U.S. residential real estate recovery is planning to list on stock markets in an initial public offering that may fetch a valuation north of $5 billion.

Consumer confidence increased in December to the highest level since August 2001.

This article outlines eight things housing experts expect to see in 2017.

Blackstone Group LP Chairman and CEO Steve Schwarzman said he expected to see a "very substantial reversal of regulations of all types," for the financial sector

This article contains slides and commentary on leading housing indicators for October 2016.

We need a few years of above-normal construction activity, say 1.7 million housing starts per year to see a slight rise in vacancy rates to help lessen the rent growth pressure and bring the inventory of homes for sale to a more balanced market.