MetroNews

NOVEMBER 21 2014

Growth continues to moderate in 2014: Higher Price Points are seeing strength

Sarasota’s new home starts for 3Q14 are up 20.4% over 3Q13; annualized rate is up 15.1% YoY We continue to see a squeeze on first time and lower income homebuyers as the annualized rate of new home starts under $250k is down 26.5% YoY Growth in starts is heading to the higher end: 193% of […] » Read More

NOVEMBER 21 2014

Prices Hold, Results Mixed

While 3Q14 New Home Starts are up 10.8% over 3Q14, the annual starts rate is down 7% Product below $200k is squeezed, as starts in that price range are down over 18% YoY We are not seeing enough employment growth in the Tampa region to drive housing demand Metrostudy’s 3Q14 survey of the Tampa housing […] » Read More

NOVEMBER 19 2014

With Fading Affordability & Fence sitting Millennials, 2014 may be a year builders will be ready to forget

Metrostudy’s 3Q14 survey of the Phoenix market shows starts down 10% for the year; closings are also trending down We continue to see the strongest growth in the Northeast Valley As affordability begins to fade and millennials content to wait it out it is expected that 2014 will be a lackluster year and one that […] » Read More

OtherNews

NOVEMBER 20 2014

Award-winning Kitchen Remodeling Projects in the Twin Cities Point to a Full Recovery

Award-winning kitchen remodeling projects in the Twin Cities point to a full recovery, as indicated by news in the Midwest Home Magazine and Metrostudy's Q3 2014 Residential Remodeling Index. Home Destination, takes a look at the news and how it compares to daily experiences as a Twin Cities real estate agent with RE/MAX Results. (PRWeb November 20, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb ... » Read More

NOVEMBER 18 2014

Metrostudy Names Dennis Handler Regional Director for Southern California

Metrostudy, a Hanley Wood company, announced today the appointment of Dennis Handler as Regional Director for Metrostudy’s Southern California markets. (PRWeb November 18, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/11/prweb12335847.htm » Read More

NOVEMBER 16 2014

New home construction slowing down in Broward, Palm

South Florida builders say they're still busy, but home construction is starting to level out, a new report shows. » Read More

NOVEMBER 15 2014

New home construction slowing down in South Fla.

South Florida builders say they're still busy, but home construction is starting to level out, a new report shows. » Read More

NOVEMBER 13 2014

Metrostudy Releases Q3 2014 Residential Remodeling Index (RRI)

Index Posts 3.3% Year-Over-Year Gain, Forecast For a 2015 Firming Remains Unchanged (PRWeb November 13, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/11/prweb12321582.htm » Read More

NAHBNews

NOVEMBER 20 2014
Statement from NAHB Chairman Kevin Kelly on President Obama?s Immigration Executive Order


NOVEMBER 20 2014
NAHB Announces Best of 50+ Housing Awards Finalists


NOVEMBER 20 2014
Developers? Sentiment About Multifamily Market Off Recent Peak, but Remains Positive


NOVEMBER 19 2014
Single-Family Starts Up 4.2 Percent While Overall Production Drops Slightly in October


NOVEMBER 18 2014
Statement from NAHB Chairman Kevin Kelly on ICC Ruling on Cost Estimates