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New-Home Sales Dip, Builders Still Upbeat

New-home sales fell 1.6 percent in November, despite home builders remaining optimistic that the sector is taking a turn for the better. It was the second consecutive month that...

New-Home Sales Surge to 6-Year High

Sales of new single-family homes soared 18 percent in August, as greater confidence in the recovery swept across the housing industry, despite news that homebuilding tumbled 14...

Lot Shortages to Inflate New-Home Prices

Nearly 60 percent of builders report that the overall supply of developed lots in their areas is “low” or “very low,” marking the largest percentage since the...

Tight Credit Continues to Plague New-Home Sales

Sales of newly built single-family homes plunged 14.5 percent in March, dipping to the lowest level in eight months and marking another sign of a sluggish start to the spring-selling...

New-Home Construction Ramps Up in Midwest, Northeast

Groundbreaking on new single-family homes posted a 6 percent rise in March, showing a gradual strengthening in the sector — particularly in the Northeast and Midwest — according to...

No Spring Slowdown for New-Home Sales?

Single-family new-home sales surged in January to a five-and-a-half-year high, giving the industry new hope that the new-home sector isn’t heading for a slowdown this spring...