Housing construction sees 'biggest bang' since 2006
New homes authorized by permits were up 17% year over year in December, according to the US Census Bureau and US Department of Housing and Urban Development
by Patrick Kearns Jan 21
New-home sales soar 41% in October
Inventory continues to be an issue, with an estimated 3.3-months of supply at the current sales rate at the end of the month, down from a 3.6-months supply at the end of September
by Patrick Kearns Nov 25
A new home under construction
New construction authorized by permits also fell while completions were up, according to the Census Bureau
by Patrick Kearns Mar 26
Where do US homeowners look for second homes?
Trulia searched ZIP codes to find the least and most expensive vacation cities
by Kimberly Manning Jul 20
natural disaster
Post Hurricane Katrina, people have poured into devastated areas
by Octavio Nuiry May 27
Retirement boom to change what houses look like
Household growth is not keeping up with bullish employment growth
by Gill South Nov 20