Home Builders

Could Gen Z Solve the Home Building Industry’s Skilled Labor Shortage?

September 19, 2019
While most people are familiar with Millennials as a workforce and their impact on the economy, a new cohort is coming of age. People of… Read More

How is the Cost of Land Limiting New Home Builders?

September 5, 2019
According to a study on metropolitan land values by David Albouy, Minchul Shin (from the University of Illinois) and Gabriel Ehrlich (from the University of… Read More

Are Six-Figure New Home Buyers Entering the Market in 2019?

August 22, 2019
While the future of the U.S. housing market is difficult to predict, the current shortage of homes for sale has contributed to an affordability crisis.… Read More

2020’s Recession Anxiety Not Deterring Summer’s New Home Buyers

August 8, 2019
Over the last few years, the U.S. economy has been gaining strength and viewed with general optimism. However, historians, economists, and real estate experts predict… Read More

Is 2019’s Summer Home Buying Season a Boon for Builders?

July 25, 2019
According to recent forecasting by the economic researchers at Freddie Mac, an increase in both the price and the number of home sales in the… Read More

First-Time Home Buyer Demographics Change in 2019

July 11, 2019
The landscape of the housing market in the U.S. is changing rapidly, and the demographics of people purchasing their first homes aren’t what they used… Read More

Are Structural Home Warranties One of the Keys to Pending Home Sales?

June 20, 2019
According to a December 2018 market snapshot from NAR (National Association of Realtors), pending home sales in the United States were down by 9.8 percent… Read More

What Do Multi-Family Home Builders Know that We Don’t?

June 7, 2019
The struggle is real for single family builders, who are caught between rising building costs and the changing needs of an increasingly Millennial-driven housing market.… Read More

Can Home Builders Target Boomers with Home Warranties?

May 20, 2019
Baby Boomers make up the generation of people in the U.S. born between 1946 and 1964. At about 80 percent, they have a higher rate… Read More

How Hard Could a Recession in 2019 Hit Home Builders?

April 25, 2019
The U.S. economy is not expected to crash in 2019. Based on data released in December 2018 from the Federal Reserve, the economy will likely… Read More