Posts Tagged ‘ NAHB/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index ’

Interest Rates Lower and Confidence Still High

Aug 15th, 2019

According to the latest Wells Fargo Housing Market Index (HMI) released by the National Association of Home Builders, builder confidence in the market for newly-built single-family homes rose one point (66) in August. In recent months, a solid sentiment level of 64-to-66 has held up in spite of growing industry hurdles. “Even as builders report […]

Homebuilders More Confident as Remodeling Sags

Apr 23rd, 2019

The latest National Association of Home Builders (NAHB)/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index (HMI) showed an increase in confidence among builders for the newly-built, single-family home market in April. Released last week, after registering at around 60 over the past three months, the monthly survey showed sentiment rising to 63, marking an increase of a point. […]

NAHB: Upward Housing Trend to Continue in 2015

Dec 16th, 2014

The economic and housing outlook for 2015 is a positive one, continuing trends seen in 2014. That’s according to a webinar hosted by the National Association of Homebuilders (NAHB) in which chief economist David Crowe explained the rationale behind builders’ positive outlook. The NAHB/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index (HMI) had builder confidence for newly built […]