Items Tagged with 'single-family homes'


  • Dodge Analytics: Residential construction starts fell 9% in April

    Multifamily dips 7% YoY, single-family rises 7%YoY
    Residential construction starts faltered in April as did the rest of the construction sectors, according to a report by Dodge Data & Analytics. The report showed that residential construction starts, both single-family and multifamily, totaled 303.8 billion, a 9% decrease from March. Multifamily dropped by 20%, which signaled the second declining month in a row.
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  • New home construction slowly gains ground

    But total housing starts drop in April
    New home construction increased slightly in April, while a drop in the multifamily sector caused housing starts to fall. But despite this slight increase, housing experts are not impressed and explained new construction is lagging significantly behind its historic averages.
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  • New home sales beat expectations, rise 10.8%

    Fastest pace since February 2015
    New home sales kept pace with previous strong economic housing news this month, except its rise isn’t conditional on TRID. In fact, new home sales rose significantly more than the 2.0% expected, rising from 491,000 to a 544,000 unit pace, the fastest pace since February 2015.
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  • Is Seattle about to do away with single-family zoning?

    City reportedly working on zoning overhaul
    Real estate in Seattle could be on the verge of a seismic shift, thanks to a plan that’s working its way through the city’s governmental process. According to a report from the Seattle Times, Seattle is considering a plan to do away with single-family zoning as part of a massive zoning overhaul.
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  • bolsters single-family residential division

    Adds Rob Behrend and Hauke Schupp as vice presidents, the online real estate marketplace, announced that it added two executives to its single-family residential division. Rob Behrend joins the company as senior vice president of single-family residential and Hauke Schupp joins the company as senior vice president of operational excellence.
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