NAHB named Renaissance Luxury Living at Sun Lakes the 2016 Community of the Year and its builder, Robson Resort Communities Inc., the 2016 Builder of the Year on Tuesday during the Best of 55+ Housing Awards.
The Building Systems Councils Lounge, a new hot spot at the 2017 International Builders’ Show focused on all things building systems, will host more than a dozen events, including a wide variety of instructive, education sessions and a few networking opportunities. Stop by Tuesday through Thursday (Jan. 10-12) for catered breakfast and lunch, and a wide range of formal […]
In addition to the 55+ Housing Industry Council’s strong slate of educational sessions in the 55+ Housing Central, the 2017 International Builders’ Show (IBS) includes at least three additional ways to learn the ins and outs of building homes and communities that 55+ buyers find attractive.
Builders report that the single-family 55+ housing market is holding strong in the third quarter, according to the NAHB 55+ Housing Market Index released today. The index had a reading of 59, two points above the previous quarter and the 10th consecutive quarter with a reading higher than 50.
Builder confidence in the single-family 55+ housing market remains in positive territory in the second quarter with a reading of 57, up one point from the previous quarter, according to the NAHB 55+ Housing Market Index, which was released this morning. This is the ninth consecutive quarter with a reading above 50.
A new report from warns that the rapidly increasing population of older Americans is leading to an additional squeeze on housing supply and affordability. The report recommends 10 specific policy changes that Congress and the Administration must make to combat this growing threat.
Home-buyer preferences constantly evolve, making it a challenge to stay up to date on who wants what. Luckily, the majority of buyers – regardless of age – are looking for the same features in a community.