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Private construction spending beats public spending in 2017 | Construction Dive Total private-sector spending was up 6.5%, bolstered by residential construction. But private nonresidential construction spending fell 3.1%. Dive Brief: In an analysis...
U.S. factory, construction data brighten economic outlook | Reuters U.S. factory activity increased more than expected in December, boosted by a surge in new orders growth, in a further sign...
How Construction Costs, Lot Prices Impacted Sales in 2017 According to a recent NAHB survey of home builders, construction costs account for 55.6% of the final sales price of the...
US new home sales race to more than 10-year high in November. Sales of new U.S. single-family homes unexpectedly rose in November, hitting their highest level in more than 10...
New-Home Sales Surge: Is That Good or Bad for Buyers? After a few months of drops in the number of buyers who scooped up these newly constructed abodes, sales are...
Why Fewer New Homes Are on the Horizon Despite the Housing Shortage. Builders received fewer permits to put up new homes in September–and that could have a big impact on...
Here’s why new home sales tanked Newly built homes are more expensive than they’ve ever been before. That’s why sales are suffering. Newly built homes are more expensive than they’ve...
NAHB National Association of Home Builders : New Home Sales Falter After Encouraging Spring According to the U.S. Census Bureau and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, sales...
Private Residential Construction Spending Rises in July | Eye On Housing NAHB analysis of Census Construction Spending data shows that total private residential construction spending stood at a seasonally adjusted...
New Home Sales; Title Company Cuts Fees; Guild’s 1% Down Product Trends in New Home Sales “Pending” Home Sales, “Existing” Home Sales, and “New” Home Sales – take your pick....