55+ Housing Market Update

Builder confidence in the single-family 55+ housing market finished the year on a high note, according to the National Association of Homebuilders’ (NAHB) latest 55+ Housing Market Index (HMI), a monthly survey of NAHB members. Up one point from the previous quarter, the HMI showed a fourth-quarter reading of 61, which represents the seventh consecutive …

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Choosing a Homebuilder

 You’ve decided to buy a newly built home. Congratulations! Now what? With so many choices available, it’s easy to see how a person could become overwhelmed. Selecting a reputable homebuilder with which to do business is a good first step toward becoming comfortable with the process. The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) counsels prospective …

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You, too, can buy new

Did you know it’s possible to purchase a more expensive, newer home and achieve the same annual operating costs associated with owning an older, existing home? That’s the conclusion of the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB), using data from the U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development’s 2011 American Housing …

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