single-family housing

single-family housing

Relatively freestanding dwelling units, but may include townhomes that share a common wall.The exact definition will be important for zoning purposes and for some loan programs that are restricted to single family housing.In each instance,the law or program itself will have a definition of the word for their particular purposes.

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The fact the builder confidence has been in the low 60s for three straight months shows that single-family housing is making slow but steady progress," said NAHB chairman Tom Woods.
Single-family housing starts in August were at a rate of 643,000; this is 2.
While the hearing focused almost exclusively on the single-family housing sector, NAA/NMHC submitted a statement to ensure that lawmakers understood the stark differences between single-family and multifamily perfonnance.
Single-family housing starts in May came in at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 468,000.
The single-family housing rental market is a unique one that vividly illustrates the local character of real estate.
The slide for single-family housing grew pronounced in late spring, and it has been followed by a further loss of momentum through October.
Breaking a string of eight consecutive monthly declines, the National Association of Home Builders/ Wells Fargo Housing Market Index (HMI), which gauges builder sentiment in the single-family housing market, posted a modest one-point gain to stabilize at a level of 31 in October.
25 /PRNewswire/ -- Redbrick Partners, LLC, the leading real estate investment management firm dedicated to investing in single-family housing, announced today that David J.
Nevin believes that the dip in single-family housing results from builders continuing to clear out their standing inventory.
Regionally, only the West experienced an increase in overall housing starts, but single-family housing starts increased everywhere but the Midwest.
Adaptations of the corresponding structure brought about important practical results in Nordic countries decades later, of which the best examples are Jorn Utzon's Kingo houses and the single-family housing at Klampenborg.
Bert Fenlon, branch manager of the CMHC, says an expected decline in year-end single-family housing starts will be offset by increased construction in the condominium market.