Housing starts

Fits And Starts: Housing Business Leaders' Biggest Risk

Policy 09.21.21

Fits And Starts: Housing Business Leaders' Biggest Risk

Looming underneath housing's present-day struggles with its construction supply chain, the issue of supply itself. Fixing the supply chain won't fix that. Here's what might.

The Demand Debate: Who's Down For The Real Count?

Capital 10.14.21

The Demand Debate: Who's Down For The Real Count?

Why are household formation rates falling? Here's five vital statistics in structural demand builders can not afford to ignore.

Homebuilding's '20 Scorecard Shows Heat In These Hotspots

Land 07.12.21

Homebuilding's '20 Scorecard Shows Heat In These Hotspots

Broad sweep of Census divisions highlights macro migration magnets, spotlighting natural appeal, affordability, and tech augmented job center mobility.

Capital 06.22.21

Gravity Yanks LBM Back To Earth, Labor Retakes Spot As No. 1 Risk

As lumber and other commodities begin to obey market laws of gravity, the underlying issue -- people -- clarifies as the root issue to focus on for the present and future.