MetroNews

SEPTEMBER 15 2014

Metrostudy Acquires New Home Trends

Enhances Geographic Coverage and Service Offerings in Pacific Northwest Washington, D.C. – September 15, 2014 – Metrostudy, Inc., a Hanley Wood company and the leading provider of primary research and analysis to the U.S. housing industry, announced today that it has acquired New Home Trends, Inc., a real estate research and consulting business serving the […] » Read More

SEPTEMBER 3 2014

Indianapolis 2Q14 Housing Survey: Despite Signs of a Stabilizing Market, Forecasts Revised Downward

New lot development is at highs unseen in years; Lot inventory is at lowest monthly level since 2006 Despite recent uptick in annual starts, 2Q14 New Home Starts down 2.3% over 2Q13 We are revising our initial forecast of 5,000-5,500 new home starts in 2014 downwards to 4,250-4,750 for the year September 2014: Metrostudy’s 2Q14 […] » Read More

SEPTEMBER 3 2014

Top 20 Master Planned Communities Midway through 2014

You cannot build a home without a Lot.  The availability of lots and ability to refresh supply has become the theme this year, as competition rises throughout the country.  Based on Metrostudy’s quarterly lot-by-lot survey, the Top 20 MPCs started more than 14,800 homes in the past twelve months, roughly the same as the number […] » Read More

OtherNews

SEPTEMBER 15 2014

Metrostudy Acquires New Home Trends

Enhances Geographic Coverage and Service Offerings in Pacific Northwest (PRWeb September 15, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/09/prweb12169920.htm » Read More

SEPTEMBER 9 2014

Phoenix named ideal market for Epcon homebuilding franchise system

COLUMBUS, Ohio and PHOENIX, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Epcon Communities Franchising, Inc. (Epcon) announced today that it actively seeks individuals interested in becoming a franchise home builder in the Phoenix area to specifically address an underserved housing market for adults who are 55 and older. According to a 2014 study conducted by Metrostudy, the Phoenix area has a potential ... » Read More

SEPTEMBER 5 2014

South Florida among top markets for new home sales

Despite a shortage of lots, South Florida ranks among the top 10 markets nationwide for home construction, according to a recent report. » Read More

SEPTEMBER 5 2014

A slow-down in home sales hasn't made it any easier to find a spot to build a house in the Twin Cities

Buildable lot inventories at the lowest level since 2007 » Read More

SEPTEMBER 4 2014

Twin Cities Housing Market Wins Merit for Consistent Growth

The Twin Cities housing market wins merit for consistent growth in Metrostudy's 2Q 2014 survey of housing demographics in the 13 county Minneapolis - St Paul Twin Cities metro. Home Destination, a Twin Cities residential real estate agent with RE/MAX Results, comments on the report and the positive pace of local housing markets. (PRWeb September 04, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb ... » Read More

NAHBNews

SEPTEMBER 15 2014
Five Top Housing Shows to Converge in Las Vegas for Design & Construction Week?


SEPTEMBER 9 2014
Statement from NAHB Chairman Kevin Kelly on House Passage of H.R. 5078


SEPTEMBER 2 2014
2015 International Builders? Show Registration Opens


AUGUST 28 2014
NAHB Building Systems Councils Opens its Doors to Timber Frame Home Manufacturers


AUGUST 28 2014
Apartment and Condominium Housing Index Posts Positive Gains in the Second Quarter