RD Quita Syhapanya Speaks At Builders League of South Jersey 2019 Outlook

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Regional Director Quita Syhapanya shared his expertise earlier this week with members of the Builders League of South Jersey. Quita provided insight into the  South Jersey housing market and the challenges this market has had in attracting buyers as well as the challenges builders face when building in South Jersey.

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Builders’ Two Choices: Be Nervous or Take Action

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John McManus / Builder / January 14, 2019 On Monday morning, February 9th, a week and a day after this year’s Super Bowl, 2019’s new home buying season will probably have clarified two big unknowables. One is buyer momentum. The other, builder strategic planning and tactical action. That Monday morning moment–a ...

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Despite Higher Financing Costs, U.S. Homeownership is Increasing

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Robert Dietz / Builder / January 14, 2019 For much of 2018, the focus of housing market analysis has been, correctly, on the negative impact declining housing affordability has had on for-sale housing demand. For example, the NAHB/Wells Fargo Housing Opportunity Index reached a 10-year low as years of price ...

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2019 Trends and Takeaways from the Experts

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Jennifer Goodman / Builder / January 7, 2019 With many analysts predicting a steady yet flat housing market in the new year, U.S. builders will need to be at the top of their game in 2019 to turn home shoppers into home buyers. This means staying abreast of what’s on ...

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Housing’s Best Hope For 2019: Reboot a New Class of Starter Homes

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John McManus / Builder / December 17, 2018 America’s great experiment in housing of the past eight years may have reached an inevitable conclusion. The experiment’s hypothesis, roughly, was this. Households with discretionary means, buying highly-valuable new move-up and second-time move up homes, and renting–by choice–high-end apartments could not only ...

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