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The end of the suburbs is not approaching, and Americans are not hypermobile
Million-dollar home sales continue to taper
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The fiscal fourth quarter results of Lennar Corp. contains good news for homebuyers, not so good for investors.
Builders are more optimistic about the industry as the overall economy becomes less of a concern, even as the rising cost of materials and labor commands more attention.
After four consecutive monthly gains, builder confidence in the market for newly built single-family homes fell five points to a level of 54 on the Housing Market Index.
Builders prefer traditional approaches for market research, according to a survey of Professional Builder readers.
Builder confidence in the market for newly built, single-family homes rose for a fourth consecutive month in September to a level of 59 on the Housing Market Index.
Sales of newly built, single-family homes increased 18 percent in August to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 504,000 units.