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Builder Confidence Faces Uncertainty in March

Following eight months of gains through 2012, the first three months of 2013 have seen stagnation in the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB)/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index (HMI), a measure of builder sentiment. The HMI value slipped to 44 this month, despite many builders reporting increased demand for new homes in their markets. . [Read More]

March 25, 2013 | Author: Mitch Levinson | Comments: (0) | Categories: Economy, Economy AOI

Home Builder Sentiment Continues to Rise

U.S. builder confidence in the market for newly constructed homes rose to its highest level this month in nearly five years. According to the National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index, home builder sentiment rose from 25 to 29 in February to mark its fifth consecutive increase and the highest index reading since [Read More]

February 16, 2012 | Author: Tracey | Comments: (0) | Categories: New Homes

Builder Confidence Building Up

For the third straight month, home builders are feeling more confident. On Monday, the National Association of Home Builders released its NAHB/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index (HMI) for December to show that builder confidence in the market for newly built, single-family homes rose two points to 21. That improvement brings the index to its highest [Read More]

December 19, 2011 | Author: Tracey | Comments: (0) | Categories: Economy, New Homes

Home-Builder Confidence Up

For the first time in a long time, builders have gained a decent amount of confidence in the new-home market. According to the National Association of Home Builders/Well Fargo Housing Market Index, builder confidence in the market for newly built, single-family homes rose four points to 18 in October. That’s the best score since May [Read More]

October 18, 2011 | Author: Tracey | Comments: (2) | Categories: Economy, New Homes

New Home Construction Tumbling Down

The housing market is saturated with existing homes for sale, which equates to less construction of new homes, as evidenced by the latest data. The Commerce Department on Tuesday reported that U.S. housing starts in April were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 523,000. Compared to April of last year, that’s a 23.9 percent [Read More]

May 17, 2011 | Author: Tracey | Comments: (0) | Categories: Economy

Builders Gaining Confidence in New Home Market

After sitting stagnant for the past four months, builder confidence in March for new home construction increased to its highest level in almost a year. According to the National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index (HMI), builder confidence in the market for newly built, single-family homes improved one point this month to 17, [Read More]

March 15, 2011 | Author: Tracey | Comments: (0) | Categories: Economy, NAHB, Single Family Homes

Confidence in New Home Market Remains Steady

Builder confidence for the month of February in new home construction remained unchanged for the fourth straight month, but not because of a lack of home buyers. According to the National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index (HMI), builder sentiment in the market for newly built, single-family homes was at 16 this month, [Read More]

February 15, 2011 | Author: Tracey | Comments: (1) | Categories: Economy, NAHB
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