Economic Conditions

Remodeling Activity Is Continuing Its Five-Year Growth Climb, Latest RRI Finds
The Four U.S. Cities with the Highest Construction Costs
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The Four U.S. Cities with the Highest Construction Costs

Average construction wages hit $100 per hour in New York City, according to a new... More

Builder 100: What Types of Buyers Will Drive New Home Demand in 2017?
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Builder 100: What Types of Buyers Will Drive New Home Demand in 2017?

And which markets are they concentrated in? More

BLS: 211,000 Jobs Added in April, Unemployment Drops Further
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BLS: 211,000 Jobs Added in April, Unemployment Drops Further

In April, the unemployment rate dropped yet again and job growth rebounded by 167... More

What Makes Housing's Hottest Towns Hot in Spring 2017?
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What Makes Housing's Hottest Towns Hot in Spring 2017?

A land-acq deal junky's exclusive for a jobs-report Friday: Hot tips on the '... More

BUILDER 100: The 2017 List
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BUILDER 100: The 2017 List

It's been a big year for the country's biggest home builders, and eight companies... More

BUILDER 100: The 10 Fastest-Growing Public Companies
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BUILDER 100: The 10 Fastest-Growing Public Companies

Two public builders more than doubled their closings from 2014 to 2016. More

Resale and New Homes: Undersupplied and Overpriced
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Resale and New Homes: Undersupplied and Overpriced

The continued ascent of home prices underscores the need for affordable inventory,... More

ABI Growth Continues in March
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ABI Growth Continues in March

The ABI ends the first quarter of 2017 with an upswing in billings gains across... More

BLS: Unemployment Rate Drops to 10-Year Low
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BLS: Unemployment Rate Drops to 10-Year Low

Payroll gains slowed in March and the jobless rate declined dramatically,... More

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