First-Time Homebuyers Returning to the Market

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First-time and entry-level buyers are returning to the market after years of dormancy. 

A majority of single-person households are homeowners, not renters

Home Building Acceleration Hints at Momentum in U.S. Economy

Economists still divided on how upbeat the housing market should be about last month’s housing start numbers

Image of digital shopping cart--the increasingly popular way for builders to buy products online.

Study finds building professionals are increasingly turning to online sources for building products pricing and information

The scales of justice--applied to Centex Homes lawsuit.

The case was unique, as very few California construction defect lawsuits have gone to trial and then all the way to a verdict

Millennials Have Higher Level of Dissatisfaction with Local Housing Options

A panel of Gen Y real estate professionals from around the country speak at the 2015 Urban Land Institute Spring Meeting. Screenshot courtesy of Urban Land Institute via YouTube.

Millennials polled by the Urban Land Institute say keeping a healthy and active lifestyle is key

Image of a road--employees are traveling farther to get to work, study finds.

As commuting distance grows, nearby housing affordability does not, studies find

Homes in thriving neighborhood.

Houses won't build wealth for you the way that stocks and bonds can. But houses are a good investment in other ways

Secret sauce cooking in the pot.

Open-source sharing of best practices can be your key to success

More Boomer Retirees Want to Upsize

Boomers gravitate to markets with a lower price per square foot

NAHB Forecasts Single-Family Home Starts to Outpace Multifamily

The volume of sales can be hurt if interest rates and prices rise, which slows the need for more new-home construction

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