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Builder Confidence Unchanged In September : September 17, 2013: Following four consecutive months of improvement, builder confidence in the market for newly built, single-family homes held unchanged in September with a reading of 58 on the National Association of Home builders/wells fargo housing market Index (HMI), released today.

Despite the fact that wage growth is seriously lagging behind inflation and that many prospective home buyers are unable to obtain a mortgage due to tighter lending standards, builder confidence in the market for newly built, single-family homes rose two points to 55 on the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB)/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index [.]

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From the NAHB: Four-Month Upturn Ends as Builder Confidence Falls in October After four consecutive monthly gains, builder confidence in the market for newly built single-family homes fell five points to a level of 54 on the National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index (HMI), released today.

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The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) reported the housing market index (HMI) was at 65 in July, up from 64 in June. Any number above 50 indicates that more builders view sales conditions as good than poor. From NAHB: Builder Confidence Holds Firm in JulyBuilder confidence in the market for newly-built single-family homes rose one [.]

The chairman also noted that "more cities are experiencing slower gains each month than the previous month, suggesting that the rate of increase. confidence on the rise Home builder confidence in.

Following four consecutive months of improvement, builder confidence in the market for newly built, single-family homes held unchanged in September with a reading of 58 on the National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index (HMI), released today. "While builder confidence is holding at the highest level in nearly eight years, many are reporting some hesitancy on the part.

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The National Association of Home Builders’ (NAHB) index of builder sentiment fell in October, ending a four-month streak of gains that resulted in a nine-year peak.

Builder confidence in the market for newly built, single-family homes rose for a fourth consecutive. at the three-month moving average for each region, the Midwest registered a five-point gain to.