NAHB

NAHB (National Association of Home Builders) is a trade association that helps promote the policies that make housing a national priority. Since 1942, NAHB has been serving its members, the housing industry, and the public at large.

Contact:

Ann Marie Moriarty
202-266-8350

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    Remodelers Confident In Gradual Market Improvement

    The National Association of Home Builders’ (NAHB) Remodeling Market Index (RMI) posted a reading of 57 in the first quarter of 2015, off slightly from the historically high level of 60 in the last quarter of 2014, but above the key break-even point of 50.

    New Home Sales Drop 11.4 Percent in March

    Sales of newly built, single-family homes fell 11.4 percent in March to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 481,000 units from an upwardly revised February reading, according to newly released data by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and the U.S. Census Bureau

    Housing Recovery Slow and Steady in 2015, Will Pick Up Pace Next Year

    Solid employment gains, attractive mortgage rates, a growing economy and pent-up demand will help keep the housing market moving forward throughout 2015 and into next year, according to economists who participated in yesterday’s National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) 2015 Spring Construction Forecast Webinar.

    NAHB Selects Professional Builder as Official Media Partner for The New American Home

    The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) is pleased to announce that Professional Builder has been selected as the media partner for The New American Home, the official show home of the International Builders’ Show™.

    Housing Production Edges Up 2 Percent in March

    Nationwide housing starts rose 2 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 926,000 units in March from an upwardly revised February reading, according to newly released data from the U.S. Commerce Department.

    Home Builders Seek Congressional, Regulatory Action to Ease Tight Credit Conditions

    The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) today urged Congress and federal regulators to take steps to ease tight mortgage credit conditions afflicting many creditworthy borrowers and to support a stronger, more robust recovery of the housing and mortgage markets.

    House Bill on ‘Waters of the U.S.’ Would Protect Environment, Help Small Businesses

    The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) today applauded legislation introduced by Rep. Bill Shuster (R-Pa.) that would prevent the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Corps) from increasing federal authority over intrastate waters that would harm individual landowners and home buyers and impede economic growth.

    Builder Confidence Rises Four Points in April

    Builder confidence in the market for newly built, single-family homes in April rose four points to a level of 56 on the National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index (HMI) released today

    Builder Confidence Rises Four Points in April

    Builder confidence in the market for newly built, single-family homes in April rose four points to a level of 56 on the National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index (HMI) released today.

    Stevens Statement on New CFPB Toolkit

    David H. Stevens, President and CEO of the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA), issued the following statement in response to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s new “Your Home Loan Toolkit” to help consumers with the mortgage process

    New Homes Increasingly Offer Efficiency, Sustainable Features

    During New Homes Month in April, the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) is showing how new homes increasingly offer the energy-efficient features home buyers seek. Surveys indicate that efficiency is among the most-wanted features of home buyers and that builders are responding to this demand

    Statement from NAHB Chairman Tom Woods on New HUD Appointment

    Tom Woods, chairman of the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) and a home builder from Blue Springs, Mo., today issued the following statement on Ed Golding being named the principal deputy assistant secretary for housing at the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development:

    New Home Sales Rise 7.8 Percent in February

    Sales of newly built, single-family homes rose 7.8 percent in February to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 539,000 units from an upwardly revised January reading, according to newly released data by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and the U.S. Census Bureau. This is the highest sales pace since February 2008

    Housing Starts Fall 17 Percent in February

    Nationwide housing starts dropped 17 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 897,000 units in February, according to newly released data from the U.S. Commerce Department.

    Builder Confidence Drops Two Points in March

    Builder confidence in the market for newly built, single-family homes in March fell two points to a level of 53 on the National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index (HMI) released today.

    New Study Allows Builders to Compare Employee Compensation Against Industry Standards

    A newly released publication from BuilderBooks, the book publishing arm of the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) gives homes builders an inside look at building industry employee compensation trends across the country

    Developers’ Sentiment About Multifamily Market Holds Steady in the Fourth Quarter

    WASHINGTON, D.C. – February 26, 2015 – (RealEstateRama) — The Multifamily Production Index (MPI), released today by the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB), held steady with a reading of 54 for the fourth quarter of 2014. This capped the third straight year of quarterly readings consistently at 50 or above

    Carole Jones Inducted as the 2015 NAHB Professional Women in Building Council Chair

    WASHINGTON, D.C. – February 26, 2015 – (RealEstateRama) — Carole Jones, CAPS, CGB, CGP, a licensed builder and associate broker from Bloomfield Hills, Mich., was recently sworn in as the 2015 chair of the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) Professional Women in Building (PWB) Council

    New Home Sales Hold Steady in January

    WASHINGTON, D.C. – February 25, 2015 – (RealEstateRama) — Sales of newly built, single-family homes dropped 0.2 percent in January to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 481,000 units from an elevated December reading, according to newly released data by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and the U.S. Census Bureau

    New NAHB Publication Provides Builders with the Tools to Accurately Forecast Cash Flow

    WASHINGTON, D.C. – February 25, 2015 – (RealEstateRama) — BuilderBooks, the book publishing arm of the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) recently released a new publication, Financial Forecasting in Microsoft® Excel.

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