Posts Tagged ‘ “housing recession” ’

As Remodeling Wanes Home Building Is Expected to Pick Up

Dec 13th, 2023

Experts say the housing recession that dogged new home production from the second quarter of 2020 through the end of 2022 is over. But the scars of higher home prices and mortgage rates have left millennials with a bad taste in their mouth. That’s according to a survey conducted by Redfin Corp., a Seattle-based residential […]

President Fails to Tackle Housing in State of the Union Address

Feb 9th, 2023

President Joe Biden delivered his annual State of the Union address Tuesday, touting accomplishments ranging from economic recovery and record-low unemployment to a new bipartisan infrastructure law. “Two years ago, the economy was reeling,” the president told a joint session of Congress. “I stand here tonight, after we’ve created, with the help of many people […]

Builders Return from IBS to a Tepid Market

Feb 6th, 2023

February opened on a week of mixed feelings for attendees of the National Association of Home Builders’ (NAHB) International Builders Show (IBS). With more than 110,000 professionals cross pollenating between IBS and the Kitchen & Bath Industry Show, the scene was busy and jubilant—marking Design & Construction Week’s largest attendance ever. “I’ve been to more […]