Tag Archive for ‘builder surveys’

Share of Builders Cutting Home Prices Drops from 22% to 15%

As lockdown orders began to ease in May and June 2020, housing data rebounded quickly, providing evidence that this industry is positioned to lead the economy forward. Single-family permits rose almost 12% in May, mortgage applications are at their highest level since January 2020, and builder sentiment, measured by the NAHB/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index (HMI), jumped 21 points in… Read More ›

Most Likely (Unlikely) Features in a New Single-Family Home in 2020

Home builders make a lot of decisions about how to run their businesses every day.  Among their most critical determinations is what features to include in the homes they build.  Experience, region, trends, target audience, and many other factors play a role in a decision that directly affects their bottom line.  In order to provide our members with actionable research,… Read More ›