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  • Builder Confidence Hits Yearly High in September September 17, 2019
    Builder confidence in the market for newly-built single-family homes rose one point to 68 in September from an upwardly revised August reading of 67, according to the latest National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index (HMI) released today. Sentiment levels have held in the mid- to upper 60s since May and September’s reading […]
  • Statement from NAHB Chairman Greg Ugalde on Repeal of Obama-Era WOTUS Rule September 12, 2019
    Greg Ugalde, chairman of the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) and a home builder and developer from Torrington, Conn., today issued the following statement after the Environmental Protection Agency rescinded the 2015 waters of the U.S. (WOTUS) rule: “NAHB commends the EPA and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers for repealing the 2015 WOTUS rule […]
  • International Housing Association Focuses on Access to Housing Finance September 11, 2019
    The International Housing Association (IHA) is focusing on ways potential home owners across the world can access housing finance to achieve homeownership, IHA leaders announced during the association’s interim meeting Aug. 27-30 in Taipei, Taiwan. "Across the world, rates of homeownership vary greatly, and one of the biggest challenges for people in achieving homeownership is […]
  • Vast Majority of Americans Cite Growing Housing Affordability Problem As a Crisis September 10, 2019
    Four out of five American households believe the nation is suffering a housing affordability crisis and at least 75 percent report this is a problem at the state and local level as well, according to a new nationwide survey conducted by Morning Consult on behalf of the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB). “Housing affordability […]
  • Statement from NAHB Chairman Greg Ugalde on Today’s Senate Banking Committee Hearing on the Administration’s Housing Finance Reform Plan September 10, 2019
    Greg Ugalde, chairman of the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) and a home builder and developer from Torrington, Conn., today issued the following statement in response to today’s Senate Banking Committee hearing on the administration’s housing finance reform plans: “The Trump administration has put forward a plan for housing finance reform, with both administrative […]