MetroNews

JULY 24 2014

New Home Sales Drops in June

New home sales data from the Census Bureau showed a drop of 8.1% on a seasonally-adjusted basis.  The decline since the beginning of the year comes to 11%. The northeastern U.S. markets slowed sharply. In June, and so far in July, we are back to a situation where home shoppers are shopping but a relatively […] » Read More

JULY 24 2014

A Tour of New Home Markets – by School District

My first post titled “Tour of New Home Markets” we touched on the adventure my wife wanted us to go on driving new home subdivisions by school district. We also touched on the advancement in technology in the new home building industry and how a gut feeling can be validated or invalidated based the data […] » Read More

JULY 22 2014

A Tour of New Home Markets

Technology has come a long way since the first computer.  Where once it was limited, today we all use fairly advanced forms of technology as part of our daily lives. I remember playing Nintendo for the first time as a kid and thinking how amazing it was. I had to press the directional buttons to […] » Read More

OtherNews

JULY 24 2014

Housing Trends

Running the Region: Who Is the Average Home Buyer in Each Corner of the U.S.? » Read More

JULY 24 2014

Expert insights into the steep decline in new home sales

New home sales during June dipped 8.1 percent » Read More

JULY 17 2014

Construction of New U.S. Homes Declines on Plunge in South

Housing starts unexpectedly declined in June to a nine-month low, led by a record plunge in the South that shows the construction industry must still overcome hurdles before it can contribute more strongly ... » Read More

JULY 17 2014

Business

Housing starts for June SURPRISED on the downside! Jobs are better, and builders seem more confident, yet the June number was down 9.3% month-over-month (9.0% for single-family detached). » Read More

JULY 17 2014

Three Real Estate Trends that are Here to Stay, According to ACL Property Management

Experts at ACL Real Estate and Property Management list real estate trends that have been fueled by the recovery and are likely to continue for some time to come. (PRWeb July 17, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/3RealestateTrendsHere/ToStay/prweb12021918.htm » Read More

NAHBNews

JULY 24 2014
New-Home Sales Down 8.1 Percent in June


JULY 24 2014
Remodeler Confidence Regains Momentum


JULY 18 2014
NAHB Chairman Participates in White House Event Honoring 80th Anniversary of FHA


JULY 17 2014
South Pushes Nationwide Housing Starts Down 9.3 Percent in June


JULY 16 2014
Builder Confidence Surpasses Key Benchmark in July