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Where Are the New Homes?

The Mortgage Corner

There is a surging demand for new home that builders find hard to meet. New-home sales fell in July to 571,000 units, though May and June totals were revised upward. 623 more words

Weekly Financial News

Housing Tortoise Still Moving A long

Back in 2013 when I attended the UCLA Anderson Housing Conference I saw unbridled enthusiasm for housing starts to reach 1,500,000 in a very short time. 565 more words

Economics

Single-Family Construction Exploding

Popular Economics Weekly

Starts on new houses climbed 3 percent in February to the second-highest level since 2007, reflecting pent-up demand in a steadily growing economy that builders are aiming to address. 501 more words

Weekly Financial News

Housing Starts Decline Due To Stronger Revisions

Today, the U.S. Census Bureau reported that there were 1,246,000 housing starts recorded for  January.  Revisions for December were larger, pushing starts up to 1,279,000, resulting in a decline in the month to month comparison of -2.6% 335 more words

Economics