Posts Tagged ‘single-family housing’

Second Quarter Single-Family Home Builder Confidence is at Highest Level Since 2008

Aug 12th, 2014

Builder confidence in the single-family 55+ housing market for the second quarter was up over last year, according to the latest National Association of Home Builders’ (NAHB) 55+ Housing Market Index (HMI). Compared to the second quarter of 2013, the single-family index increased three points to a level of 56, which is the highest second-quarter […]

Single-Family Production Pushes Housing Starts Up in August

Sep 24th, 2013

Led by a solid increase in single-family starts, nationwide housing production rose 0.9 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 891,000 units in August, according to figures released by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and the U.S. Census Bureau. Meanwhile, construction of multifamily buildings slowed following a rebound in the previous […]