Economic

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.

Even as Americans have ramped up their willingness to borrow in recent months, there is plenty of room for the housing recovery to run.

Despite a more moderate housing market overall in 2017, strong local economies and population growth will continue to fuel the nation's top markets. 

Here are 10 housing factors worth eyeballing in 2017 and what these real estate yardsticks do (and don’t) tell us.

The 2017 housing market will be a year of slowing, yet moderate growth, set against the backdrop of a changing composition of home buyers and a post-election interest rate jump.

NAHB's analysis of PPI data shows material costs in the homebuilding industry are down.

Over the last four quarters ending with the third quarter of 2016, townhouse starts totaled 94,000, a more than 10% gain over prior year total.