Challenges We Faced in 2021: Housing Affordability

Challenges We Faced in 2021: Housing Affordability The issue was compounded in 2021 by skyrocketing material prices, which had far-reaching effects on multiple aspects of the building industry. Read More NAHB Now https://nahbnow.com/2021/12/challenges-we-faced-in-2021-housing-affordability/

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12/30: MetroIntelligence Economic Update by P. DUFFY

MetroIntelligence Economic Update by P. DUFFY   Pending home sales slip 2.2 percent in November, down 2.7 percent year-on-year Pending home sales slipped 2.2 percent in November, receding slightly after a previous month of gains, and were down 2.7 percent year-on-year.  Each of the four major U.S. regions witnessed contract transactions decline month-over-month. Year-over-year activity mostly retreated too, as three regions reported drops and only the Midwest saw an increase. https://www.nar.realtor/newsroom/pending-home-sales-subside-2-2-in-november   Case-Shiller Index annual gain slows to 19.1 percent in October The S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller U.S. National Home Price…

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Construction on New Senior Housing Development Starts in Forest Park

Construction on New Senior Housing Development Starts in Forest Park The independent living community will be three stories with a mix of 60 one- and two-bedroom units for seniors ages 55 and older. Read More Clayton News-Daily https://www.news-daily.com/news/construction-on-new-senior-housing-development-starts-in-forest-park/article_c2a44bfa-68c9-11ec-975b-279829158b08.html

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New American Home 2022 Optimizes Space, Energy and Style

New American Home 2022 Optimizes Space, Energy and Style The team on The New American Home® 2022 delivered an impressive showcase of the latest techniques and products in residential construction. Read More NAHB https://nahbnow.com/2021/12/new-american-home-2022-optimizes-space-energy-and-style/?_ga=2.165517752.629489393.1640715259-834675246.1634239597

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New York Rolls Out Initiative For Carbon-Neutral Homes

New York Rolls Out Initiative For Carbon-Neutral Homes A new $30 million statewide initiative to build market capacity and demand for decarbonized homes and neighborhoods has been launched. Read More Rochester Beacon https://rochesterbeacon.com/2021/12/22/new-york-rolls-out-initiative-for-carbon-neutral-homes/

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NAHB’s IBS Show is Back Feb 8-10

NAHB’s IBS Show is Back Feb 8-10 This event educates and improves the residential construction industry, is a hub for new product launches, construction demos, industry thought leader sessions, workshops, and panel discussions. Read More NAHB https://www.buildersshow.com/generic.aspx?sectionID=1695

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2021: A look Back at The Smart Home

2021: A look Back at The Smart Home One of the most tangible and useful is artificial intelligence in the home. Read More Digital Trends https://www.digitaltrends.com/home/ups-down-tech-in-2021-a-look-back-at-the-smart-home/

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Healthy Homes Have Healthy Foundations

Healthy Homes Have Healthy Foundations While a foundation can keep your home strong and stable, it can also compromise its stability. Read More The Gazette https://gazette.com/sponsored/healthy-homes-have-healthy-foundations/article_c4488336-628e-11ec-b93f-db5b1acf856d.html

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