Housing Indexes

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

Remodeling Market Index (RMI)

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

55+ Housing Market Index

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

Housing Market Index (HMI)

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

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.

Multifamily Market Survey (MMS)

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