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5 Critical Details about New Construction in 2015

5 Critical Details about New Construction in 2015


April new construction numbers excellent, but stats could be misleading On the surface, April…

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Healthy Living: Minorities and Millennials Want More

Healthy Living: Minorities and Millennials Want More


A study from ULI found that while most people are happy with their living…

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The 10 Biggest Challenges Facing Homebuilding in 2015

The 10 Biggest Challenges Facing Homebuilding in 2015


Significant challenges remain on the homebuilding front, according to new NAHB research “Booming” is…

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Will Looser Lending Standards Increase Homebuying? Not Necessarily

Will Looser Lending Standards Increase Homebuying? Not Necessarily


Looser lending standards may not be the panacea for housing’s sideways growth For years,…

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Chief of State, Not Chief of Housing

Chief of State, Not Chief of Housing


A new study uses homeownership rate to rank the best and worst presidents for…

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Investor Interest Surges in First Quarter Flipping Report

Investor Interest Surges in First Quarter Flipping Report


A new report from RealtyTrac confirms investors are gaining traction in the flipping market….

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April’s Jobs Report: Unemployment, Construction and Wages

April’s Jobs Report: Unemployment, Construction and Wages


While unemployment continued declining in the new jobs report, slow wage growth points to…

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The 4 Reasons Why Housing Inventory is So Low

The 4 Reasons Why Housing Inventory is So Low


We keep hearing how low inventory is in today’s housing market, but why is…

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3 Shocking Ways That Inequality is Harming Housing

3 Shocking Ways That Inequality is Harming Housing


A new Zillow analysis shows in stark terms just how damaging inequality is for…

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Non-Homeowners Show No Signs of Jumping on Buying Bandwagon

Non-Homeowners Show No Signs of Jumping on Buying Bandwagon


We keep hearing that many consumers are ready to enter the homebuying fray, but…

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