HousingEconomics.com Resources

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

NAHB/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index (HMI)

The NAHB-Wells Fargo Housing Market Index (HMI) measures the strength of the single-family housing market each month through surveys of NAHB members.

NAHB/Wells Fargo Housing Opportunity Index (HOI)

The NAHB-Wells Fargo Housing Opportunity Index (HOI) measures home affordability of various metropolitan areas across the nation. The HOI is an indicator of home affordability in metropolitan areas across the nation.

What is the NAHB-Wells Fargo Housing Opportunity Index (HOI)?


NAHB Multifamily Production and Vacancy Indexes (MPI, MVI)

NAHB surveys multifamily developers and property managers to produce two important indices: the Multifamily Production Index (MPI) and the Multifamily Vacancy Index (MVI). Learn more about the demand and supply indicators measured by these indices. Search the resources compiled below by title, detail, or date. Take your time and browse, read or purchase information that interests you.


Remodeling Market Index (RMI)

NAHB collects data from professional remodelers for the NAHB Remodeling Market Index (RMI). This index provides information on current demand, as well as future expectations, for additions, alterations, repairs, and maintenance to existing homes.

For more information about this item, please contact Rose Quint at 800-368-5242 x8527 or via email at rquint@nahb.org.

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