2023 Home Sales Hit Lowest Lows in 29 Years, Construction Fares Better

Housing starts fare slightly better, with the rise in housing permits potentially signaling an end to the runaway increase in home prices that has been dampening the market.

Jan 19, 2024

Possible Interest Rate Cuts Buoy Homebuilder Sentiment

Hints at interest rates cuts have successfully boosted both builder and buyer interest in the housing market amid a rough series of months.

Dec 20, 2023

August Housing Starts Dump July’s Gains for Single Families and MDUs

High mortgage rates and lack of housing affordability continues to put the squeeze on prospective homebuyers, slashing market confidence.

Sep 20, 2023

NKBA Co-Locates with Design & Construction Week

The opportunities for design, construction and home improvement professionals continue to grow in Las Vegas at the start of 2023 with the addition of another co-dated wholesale buying event to Design & Construction Week (DCW). Las Vegas Market wi

Oct 21, 2022

Is the Labor Shortage Finally Easing?

'Glimmer of hope' for labor shortage as Home Building Institute reports 300% gain in schools aiming to offer technical trade skills courses.

Jun 09, 2022

New Home Sales Fall in February Due to Construction Costs, Mortage Rates

While 2021 saw housing starts rise 15% compared to the previous year, new data from the U.S. Census Bureau shows sales softened in February.

Mar 29, 2022