Housing Indexes

To facilitate our in-depth analyses, NAHB constructed several unique and useful indexes based on exclusive NAHB surveys.

Multifamily Market Survey (MMS)

Compare monthly and quarterly data of market conditions for multifamily starts and rental occupancy.

55+ Housing Market Index

Track the strength of the 55+ housing market using these results from a quarterly, member survey.

Housing Opportunity Index (HOI)

See quarterly measures of area-specific housing affordability based on home sales and median family income.

Leading Markets Index (LMI)

Discover which markets are approaching and/or exceeding their normal levels of economic progress.

Remodeling Market Index (RMI)

Gain insight on current market conditions based on a quarterly survey of NAHB remodelers.

Housing Market Index (HMI)

Check the pulse of the single-family housing market, according to a monthly survey of NAHB members.