The 2017 International Builders’ Show (IBS) marks my 26th consecutive year of attendance.
Industry Data & Research
Industry data and research for professional home builders and remodelers.
Experts say investors get more peace of mind from the tangible aspects of real estate compared to stocks and bonds
Photo: Home buyers use a variety of online tools through their smartphones and tablets when searching for a house. Blake Patterson, Wikimedia Commons.
This year's Home Buyer Conversion Report helps builders use technology effectively to draw customers, close deals, and sell homes
The feeling of being rooted and an opportunity to build equity are among what most respondents say made them buy a home
Trulia’s Chief Economist Selma Hepp says 2015 may be the best year for housing
Construction of multifamily rental units are highest since 1987
One analyst says there’s good reason to believe we’re entering a bubble, while another says price growth is caused by lack of supply
Texas makes the list most often in the top 10 of most stable, growing markets
Instead of the move-up mindset, today’s buyers plan to be nesters
Room for personalization in homes is key