Housing Market Index


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Housing Market Index

An index of more than 300 home building companies measuring demand for the construction of new homes. The housing market index goes from 0 to 100, with a measure over 50 meaning that demand for new homes is rising. This is considered an indicator of the state of the real estate and construction markets.
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gov/construction/nrc/historical_data/; and NAHB/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index (HMI), table 2, (National Association of Home Builders, February 18, 2014), http://www.
On the positive side on this side of the Atlantic, builder confidence in the US market for newly built, single-family homes rose three points to 44, according to a reading on the National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index.
EDT (1400 GMT) for signs of continued improvement, with the release of the National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo housing market index for May.
housing market index and manufacturing data in New York both for April, as well as China's weak gross domestic product data for the January-March period, brokers said.
The most recent in a surprisingly strong string of good news is the National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index (can a guy get an acronym please?
Encouraged by the positive signs in the housing market, builders' confidence rose for a seventh consecutive month in November to its highest point since May of 2006, the National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index showed.
Separately, the National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing Market index rose to 29 from 24 in April, topping economists' expectations for 26.
According to the latest National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index (HMI), released September 20, builder confidence in the market for newly built, single-family homes is unchanged from the previous month's low levels remaining negative.
economy after the NAHB/Wells Fargo Housing Market index fell more than expected in July after a popular tax credit for homebuyers expired in April.
Builder confidence in the market for newly built, single-family homes fell two points to 15 in March as poor weather conditions and distressed property sales challenged builders and buyers, according to the latest National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index.
The Case Shiller Housing Index posted its third consecutive monthly gain while the US Homebuilders Housing Market Index lost five per cent in October.
According to the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB), the Housing Market Index rose by one point in August to 19, the highest level since May 2008.

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