Builder confidence edges up in June
The NAHB housing market index (HMI), a gauge for homebuilder confidence. in a press release. "Builders are reacting accordingly, and are moving cautiously in adding inventory." All three components.
Homebuilder Confidence Edges Up in October on October 16, 2018 Economy , Newsbytes The National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index rose to 68 in October, one point above September’s reading.
The National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo builder sentiment index released Monday climbed to 59 this month, up five points from 54 the May. The robust jump in confidence among builders.
Builder confidence edges up in June . Homebuilders grew more confident in June with buyers taking advantage of low interest rates and affordable prices, the National Association of Home Builders said Monday. The index component measuring current sales conditions grew two points to a score of 32 in June, its highest level since April of 2007.
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WASHINGTON – U.S. homebuilders’ confidence in the housing market rose modestly in April but remained at low levels for the third straight month, constrained by tight credit for home buyers and.
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U.S. homebuilders’ confidence in the housing market edged higher this month, reflecting improved demand for new homes as the traditional spring home-selling season ramps up. But the outlook for sales of single-family homes over the next six months dimmed slightly as builders continue to grapple with a shortage of skilled workers , ready-to-build land and rising building materials costs.
Builder confidence slips 2 points to 64 in June Builder confidence in the market for newly-built single-family homes fell two points to 64 in June. All the HMI indices inched lower in June. The index measuring current sales conditions fell one point to 71, the component gauging expectations in the next six months moved two [.]
Builder confidence in the market for newly-built single-family homes hit a significant milestone in June, surging eight points to a reading of 52 on the National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index. Any reading over 50 indicates that more builders view sales conditions as good than poor. “This is the first time the HMI has been above 50 since April 2006, and.
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