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Townhouse Construction Growth Slowed at Start of 2017

According to NAHB analysis of the most recent Census data of Starts and Completions by Purpose and Design, townhouse construction starts continued to grow on a year-over-year basis, although that growth rate has slowed recently. Over the four quarter period ending with the first quarter of 2017, townhouse starts totaled 98,000, a more than 4% gain over the prior year total…. Read More ›

Townhouse Construction Growth Continues

According to NAHB analysis of the most recent Census data of Starts and Completions by Purpose and Design, townhouse construction starts continued to grow on a year-over-year basis. Over the course of 2016, townhouse starts totaled 97,000, a more than 12% gain over the prior year total. The townhouse market recorded a faster growth rate than the overall single-family market for 2016…. Read More ›

Townhouse Construction at Seven-Year High

According to NAHB analysis of the most recent Census data of Starts and Completions by Purpose and Design, single-family attached starts totaled 24,000 for the second quarter of 2015, up 26% from a year prior. Over the last four quarters, townhouse starts totaled 78,000 nationwide. The second quarter pace of townhouse construction is the fastest since the first quarter of 2008. Using a… Read More ›

Townhouse Production Holds Steady

According to NAHB analysis of the most recent Census data of Starts and Completions by Purpose and Design, single-family attached starts totaled 14,000 for the first quarter of 2015, effectively unchanged from a year prior. Over the last four quarters, townhouse starts totaled 73,000 nationwide. Using a one-year moving average, the market share of new townhouses stands at 11% of all single-family… Read More ›

Townhouse Market Growing

Total townhouse construction was up on a year-over-year basis during the third quarter of 2014. According to NAHB analysis of Census data of Starts and Completions by Purpose and Design, single-family attached starts totaled 20,000 for the quarter, 17% higher than a year prior. Over the last four quarters, townhouse construction starts totaled 70,000, up slightly from 69,000 from the four quarters prior… Read More ›

Townhouse Market Flat

Total townhouse construction was effectively unchanged on a year-over-year basis during the second quarter of 2014. According to NAHB analysis of Census data of Starts and Completions by Purpose and Design, single-family attached starts totaled 19,000 for the quarter, the same level a year from a year prior. Over the last four quarters, townhouse construction starts totaled 67,000, down from the 73,000… Read More ›

Townhouse Market Share Weakening with Drop in First-Time Buyers

Total townhouse construction declined on a year-over-year basis during the first quarter of 2014. According to NAHB analysis of Census data of Starts and Completions by Purpose and Design, single-family attached starts totaled 13,000 for the quarter, compared to 15,000 during the first quarter of 2013. Over the last four quarters, townhouse construction starts totaled 66,000, down from the 72,000 total for the four quarters… Read More ›

Townhouse Construction at the End of 2013

Total townhouse construction declined slightly on a year-over-year basis during the final quarter of 2013, per Census data of Starts and Completions by Purpose and Design. Single-family attached starts totaled 17,000 for the quarter, compared to 18,000 during the last quarter of 2012. Over the course of 2013, townhouse construction starts totaled 68,000, just slightly higher than the 67,000 total for 2012. Using a one-year moving… Read More ›

Townhouse Market Share Drops

Total townhouse construction declined slightly on a year-over-year basis during the third quarter of 2013, per Census data of Starts and Completions by Purpose and Design. Single-family attached starts totaled 17,000 for the quarter, compared to 21,000 during the third quarter of 2012. Over the period spanning the fourth quarter of 2012 through the end of the third quarter of 2013, 69,000 townhouses began construction. Using a… Read More ›

Townhouse Construction Market Share

Total townhouse construction increased slightly on a year-over-year basis during the second quarter of 2013, per Census data of Starts and Completions by Purpose and Design. Single-family attached starts totaled 19,000 for the quarter, compared to 18,000 during the second quarter of 2012. Over the period spanning the third quarter of 2012 through the end of the second quarter of 2013, 73,000 townhouses began construction. Using… Read More ›