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Industry Data & Research
Industry data and research for professional home builders and remodelers.
Sales of newly built, single-family homes fell 8.1 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 406,000 units in June.
The Remodeling Market Index (RMI) rose three points to 56 in the second quarter of 2014, regaining the momentum built in 2013.
Builder confidence in the market for newly-built single-family homes reached an important milestone in July, rising four points to a reading of 53 on the Housing Market Index.
Green homes are quickly gaining ground in new construction and are projected to account for roughly a third of the market by 2016, according to the latest Smart Market Report.
Builders and architects share what they are using for the home’s critical interface between interior and exterior environments.
John Burns Real Estate Consulting ranks the top 25 housing amenities by generation, based on feedback from more than 20,000 home shoppers.
Declines in both single- and multifamily starts pushed nationwide housing production down 6.5 percent in May to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of just over 1 million units.