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News Headlines - home builder sentiment


Weaker US Homebuilder Sentiment Signals Optimism Easing
U.S. homebuilders might be starting to feel some pressures of scarce labor and rising prices as sentiment slipped to a four-month low in June, though it remains near the highest in almost 12 years, according to data Thursday from the National ...
Homebuilder confidence slips 2 points in June to 67 despite strong demand for new homesCNBC
Homebuilder confidence falls slightly in JuneThe Hill

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Houston Chronicle

U.S. homebuilder sentiment edges lower - Houston Chronicle
Houston Chronicle
Sales of new homes registered the biggest monthly drop in more than two years in April, sliding to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 569000. [...] even with ...

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Home Builder Confidence Retreats in June
At 67 it is still the strongest June report since 2005 and represents a very strong statement of confidence among surveyed builders. A year ago the survey stood at 60 and the current report indicates a substantial upturn in builder confidence that ...

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Best May Be Over for Buoyant UK Homebuilders on Brexit Effects
Homebuilder shares are heading for a pullback in June that would mark the index's first monthly decline since November. Sentiment in the past 12 months has been helped by strong home completions and rising profit at firms including Redrow Plc, Taylor ...

New Home Sales Stronger than Expected in May
Bottom line, while the timing of these data points in terms of activity are not uniform, we've seen softer housing starts, a slight moderation in builder sentiment, better than expected closings of existing homes, purchase applications for a mortgage ...

The Fiscal Times

US housing starts drop for 3rd straight month
Salt Lake Tribune
The National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo builder sentiment index registered at 67 in June, a slight decline from May. Readings above 50 indicate more builders view sales conditions as positive. The index has been above 60 since September.
Why Home Builders Are Cutting Back on New ConstructionThe Fiscal Times
Labor, Lot Shortages Cause Builder Confidence to FalterThe MReport
Housing starts continue to slide amid weak single-family, multifamily activityConstruction Dive

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Reduce Holdings on Lennar and 4 Other Homebuilders as Housing ...
Homebuilders are solidly in bull market territory since the election, but remain deep in bear market territory versus their July 2005 highs....LEN.

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New York Times

Existing-home sales bounce back in May
Construction Dive
Fannie Mae's monthly Home Purchase Sentiment Index slipped 0.5 percentage points in May, with the net share of Americans who said now is a good time to buy reaching a record low, dropping 8 percentage points. Meanwhile, the net share ... While builder ...
Existing-Home Sales Rise 1.1 Percent in May; Median Sales Price Ascends to New Highnar.realtor

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Builder Magazine

Home Prices Continue Rise in March
Builder Magazine
Bllitzer continued, “Sales of both new and existing homes, housing starts and the National Association of Home Builders' sentiment index are all trending higher. Over the last year, analysts suggested that one factor pushing prices higher was the ...
Home prices in Charlotte region keep up gains in MarchCharlotte Business Journal
San Diego Home Prices Rose 6.5% in Past YearTimes of San Diego
Seattle, Portland, Dallas and Denver Lead Gains in S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller Home Price Indices - Spice-indicesSpice-indices

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The Mortgage Reports (blog)

Better Deal On New Homes Because Of This Emerging Trend?
The Mortgage Reports (blog)
New housing starts fell for the third straight month, according to a joint release from the U.S. Census Bureau and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban ...

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