Economists Predict Robust Housing Starts in 2015
NAHB chief economist forecasts 26% growth and 800K single-family starts
NAHB: Cutting GSEs' Loan Limits Would Affect 1.38mln Homes
Roughly 1.38 million homes in 204 counties nationwide could be affected by mortgage loan limits that Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, and the Federal Housing Administration (FHA) plan to reduce this fall, the National Association of Home Builders estimates.
Rates Trend Upward
Quarterly building trends forecast: The honeymoon winds down as mortgage rates continue to climb.