Tag: single-family

55+ Housing Builders, Developers Stay Confident in 3rd Quarter

Filed in 55+ Housing, Economics, Home Building by on November 2, 2017 0 Comments
55+ Housing Builders, Developers Stay Confident in 3rd Quarter

Builder confidence in the single-family 55+ housing market continued to be positive in the third quarter, according to the NAHB 55+ Housing Market Index (HMI), released today.

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Find Out What Other Single-Family Builders Pay Their Staff

Filed in Construction Industry, Economics by on July 19, 2016 0 Comments
Find Out What Other Single-Family Builders Pay Their Staff

The 2014 Single-Family Builder Compensation Study reveals the most recent compensation and benefits data available for 39 common positions at single-family home building companies.

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Single-Family Sector Leads Housing to Higher Ground

Filed in Economics, Multifamily by on April 28, 2016 3 Comments
Single-Family Sector Leads Housing to Higher Ground

Steady job growth, affordable home prices, attractive mortgage interest rates and pent-up demand will help the housing market continue on a gradual upward trajectory in the year ahead, according to economists who participated in yesterday’s NAHB Spring Construction Forecast Webinar. However, supply-side headwinds led by a shortage of construction lots and labor, along with tight access to acquisition, construction and development loans, continue to hamper a more robust recovery.

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One-Stop Shopping for Local Housing Stats

Filed in Economics, Homeownership, Multifamily by on March 3, 2016 0 Comments
One-Stop Shopping for Local Housing Stats

Do you want to know how your local housing market is doing and how it stacks up to other areas? As NAHB economist Na Zhao reports in a recent Eye on Housing blog post, NAHB has updated an online tool that provides economic and housing statistics for all local associations. The tool allows HBAs across the nation […]

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Housing Recovery to Pick Up Steam in 2016, but Challenges Remain

Filed in Construction Industry, Economics, Multifamily, Remodelers by on October 22, 2015 0 Comments
Housing Recovery to Pick Up Steam in 2016, but Challenges Remain

Steady employment and economic growth, pent-up demand, affordable home prices and attractive mortgage rates will keep the housing market on a gradual upward trend in 2016. However persistent headwinds related to shortages and availability of lots and labor, along with rising materials prices are impeding a more robust recovery, according to economists who participated in the NAHB Fall Construction Forecast Webinar on Oct. 21.

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NAHB Helps EPA Simplify Stormwater Permitting Process for Small Builders

NAHB Helps EPA Simplify Stormwater Permitting Process for Small Builders

EPA is seeking NAHB’s help in simplifying the permitting process for stormwater management. Care to put in your two cents?

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FHA Publishes New Single-Family Housing Policy Handbook

Filed in Codes and Regulations, Housing Finance by on April 8, 2015 1 Comment
FHA Publishes New Single-Family Housing Policy Handbook

The Federal Housing Administration (FHA) has published a new Single-Family Housing Policy Handbook that the agency says will “help mortgagees and other participants in FHA transactions expand access to mortgage credit and make it easier to do business with FHA.”

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Local Economic and Housing Stats at Your Fingertips

Filed in Economics, Homeownership, Multifamily by on February 28, 2015 2 Comments
Local Economic and Housing Stats at Your Fingertips

NAHB recently updated the online tool that provides economic and housing statistics for all the local home builders associations across the federation. The tool now aggregates county-level data from the latest American Community Survey (ACS) and reflects HBA jurisdictions as of the January 2015 NAHB Board of Directors meeting.

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FHA Completes First Section of Single Family Housing Policy Handbook

Filed in Housing Finance by on October 2, 2014 1 Comment
FHA Completes First Section of Single Family Housing Policy Handbook

The Federal Housing Administration announced on Sept. 30 that it completed the first section of its Single Family Housing Policy Handbook, which is designed to help lenders to expand access to housing credit.

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Deadline for Best in American Living Awards Fast Approaching

Filed in Awards, Design by on August 15, 2014 0 Comments

A lot has changed in the 30 years since the Best in American Living Awards began redefining design excellence for the entire residential building industry. But some things remain the same.

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