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Builder Confidence Holds Firm in April

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Builder Confidence Holds Firm in April

Optimism among builders of single-family homes remained solid in April, falling three points to a level of 68 on the NAHB/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index (HMI) after an unusually high March reading.

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Builder Confidence Holds Firm in January

Filed in Economics by on January 18, 2017 2 Comments
Builder Confidence Holds Firm in January

Builder confidence in the market for newly-built single-family homes remained on firm ground in January, down two points to a level of 67 from a downwardly revised December reading of 69 on the National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index (HMI).

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Builder Confidence Closes Year on a High Note

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Builder Confidence Closes Year on a High Note

Builder confidence in the market for newly-built single-family homes jumped seven points to a level of 70 on the NAHB/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index. This is the highest reading since July 2005.

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Builder Confidence Holds Firm in November

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Builder confidence in the market for newly-built single-family homes held steady in November at 63 on the NAHB/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index.

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Builder Confidence Surges in September

Filed in Economics by on September 19, 2016 1 Comment

Builder confidence in the market for newly built, single-family homes in September jumped six points to 65 from a downwardly revised August reading of 59 on the NAHB/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index (HMI) released today. This marks the highest HMI level since October 2015.

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Builder Confidence Moves Higher in August

Filed in Economics by on August 15, 2016 2 Comments
Builder Confidence Moves Higher in August

Builder confidence in the market for newly constructed single-family homes in August rose two points to 60 from a downwardly revised reading of 58 in July on the NAHB/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index (HMI).

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Builder Confidence Holds Firm in July

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Builder Confidence Holds Firm in July

Builder confidence in the market for newly built, single-family homes in July fell one point to 59 from a June reading of 60 on the NAHB Builders/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index (HMI), released today.

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Lot Shortages Climb to All-Time High

Lot Shortages Climb to All-Time High

Home builders across the country have never before reported this level of land scarcity. Even back in 2005 when homes were being churned out twice as fast as they are today, lots certainly appeared to be much more abundant.

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Builder Confidence Holds Firm in April

Filed in Economics, Home Building, Housing Trends by on April 18, 2016 1 Comment

Builder confidence in the market for newly built single-family homes remained unchanged in April at 58 on the NAHB/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index

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Builder Confidence Holds Firm in January

Filed in Economics by on January 19, 2016 0 Comments
Builder Confidence Holds Firm in January

Builder confidence in the market for newly-built single-family homes held steady at 60 in January from a downwardly revised December reading of 60 on the NAHB/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index.

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