The Headlines: July 27, 2017

Ten Home Building industry stories we have read recently:

  • When builders and Postmasters disagree. NAHBNow.
  • Treasury examines burdensome tax regulations with eye to repeal. NAHBNow.
  • New home sales rise by 2.9 percent in May. Reuters.
  • Existing home sales rebound in May despite record-low supply. MarketWatch.
  • Five years ago, Trump made a prediction on Twitter about housing. He nailed it. The Washington Post.
  • More than half of U.S. renters can’t afford a mortgage. MarketWatch.
  • Could the housing market meltdown happen again? Investors Business Daily.
  • Community banks account for nearly half of residential construction loans. Eye On Housing.
  • Want a $1 million paycheck? Skip college and go to work in a lumberyard. Bloomberg.
  • Top 5 mobile apps for Home Builders. NAHBNow.

July 27, 2017