Industry Data & Research

Industry data and research for professional home builders and remodelers.



Features
March 26, 2014

Trade-specific occupations represent 64 percent of all jobs in the residential construction industry, and carpenters represent almost half of those construction jobs.

Features
March 26, 2014

Builders share their take on costs, prices, the size of the houses they’re building, and their buyers’ budgets and preferences.

Features
January 27, 2014

Looks and low maintenance are the attributes homebuyers value most when sizing up their options for exterior design and materials.

Features
February 27, 2014

Builders are digging into the digital toolbox to manage workflow, schedule, accounting, estimating, purchasing, project management, and selling.

News
February 06, 2014

Research reveals most owners of green homes would purchase another.

News
February 05, 2014

Survey shows Scripps consumers more likely to spend on home improvement projects in the near future

News
January 29, 2014

Think Chicago or New York City is the densest city in America? Not so. If you define density as population per square mile, metropolitan Los Angeles heads the list.

News
January 20, 2014

Builder confidence in the market for newly built, single-family homes fell one point to 56 in January from a revised December reading of 57 on the Housing Market Index.

Features
January 03, 2014

Home builders generally are optimistic about next year, but slow consumer income growth and other headwinds are creating a fair amount of pessimism for some.

News
November 18, 2013

Builder confidence in the market for newly built, single-family homes was unchanged in November from a downwardly revised level of 54 on the National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index (HMI).

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