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Industry Data & Research
Industry data and research for professional home builders and remodelers.
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
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Residents of Lancaster, Pa., and Raleigh, N.C. are the most likely U.S. adults who think their current home is ideal.
Ownership at 25-year low; demand for rental housing remains strong
A recent study by the Urban Land Institute found that millennials aren't swapping the suburbs for city living as many prefer to dwell in centrally located neighborhoods.
Builders have to pay more for land, which means building bigger, more expensive homes is a safer bet to break even
It isn’t just schools that make or break a city’s livability for families. Huffington Post shares an infographic from WalletHub’s Best and Worst Cities for Families rankings.
Homeowners also expressed optimism regarding home values
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A majority of Americans are pessimistic about buying a home