Builder confidence rises due to demand and limited supply: NAHB

Builder confidence for newly built single-family homes rose three points to 66 in May, according to the latest data from the National Association of Home Builders. 

Builder confidence rises due to demand and limited supply: NAHB

Builder confidence for newly built single-family homes rose three points to 66 in May, according to the latest data from the National Association of Home Builders. 

Construction jobs gap is holding back housing starts: NAR study

Construction jobs remain below pre-recession levels — and the employment gap is dragging down housing starts, according to a new study from the National Association of Realtors.

Housing starts drop in February

Housing starts dropped 8.7 percent from January to February, according to the latest data from the U.S. Census Bureau and U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.

Housing starts drop in February

Housing starts dropped 8.7 percent from January to February, according to the latest data from the U.S. Census Bureau and U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.

Skyrocketing construction costs make housing more expensive

A new study shows that affordability problems are made worse by the skyrocketing costs of labor needed to actually build more housing.

Permits, starts and completions all drop below 2017 levels

Permits for new construction, housing starts and housing completions were all below 2017 levels in October, according to data released Tuesday by the U.S. Census Bureau and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.

US housing starts reach highest level in over a decade

Residential housing starts rose 5 percent in May, the highest rate since June 2007, according to Bloomberg.

Silicon Valley tech start-up acquires New Jersey construction company

Katerra, a Silicon Valley-based offsite construction startup known for its innovative use of building technology, announced on Wednesday a merger with Fields Construction Company, one of the leading construction management entities in the Northeast.

North America will lead world in new housing construction through 2021

Meanwhile, the study also notes that China and India will drive 43 percent of all new housing development, continuing a streak …