Last month, I attended NAHB’s midyear meeting in Miami and had the pleasure of sitting in on a presentation by Daniel Swift, president and CEO of Des Moines-based architecture group BSB Design.
New Home Sales
As sales fell, the housing index also experienced a dip of more than 1 percent
The NAR says current economic conditions are favorable for first-time buyers.
U.S. housing was affordable despite increasing prices nationwide
The readings far exceed what economists forecasted
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Half of major metros are seeing increasing sales thanks to a rebound in the share of all-cash purchases, and a growing share of FHA buyers
Compared to any other age group, Younger Boomers bought the most multigenerational homes
A study found that 93 percent of 75.3 million Millennials want to own a home in the near future
Demographic and economic changes are forecasted to create 15.9 million additional households by 2024
Homes are starting to stay on the market longer than two months, shifting to a buyer’s market
Good jobs and a charming downtown help get towns on the list