Housing Information Center

NAHB produces in-depth analyses of the home building industry based on private and government data. 

NAHB is uniquely positioned to offer in-depth research and analysis of industry developments. The association taps its membership of more than 140,000 home building professionals to develop monthly reports highlighting builder sentiment and trends, while indices such as the Housing Market Index (HMI) and Housing Opportunity Index (HOI) provide important information on general economic and housing market conditions, including housing affordability. NAHB leadership and staff are acknowledged industry experts, appearing on news networks and quoted in major daily publications.


Below you will find some of the most sought after information.


Talk to the Experts
If you are a member of the media, NAHB Communications can help you reach the appropriate housing expert for your next story. 

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Housing News
NAHB Press Releases
Eye on the Economy

Eye on Housing Blog

NAHB Facts and Photos
About NAHB
NAHB Fact Sheet
Leadership Biographies and Photos

Construction Forecast Webinar
Learn more about NAHB's Semi-Annual Construction Forecast Webinar.

Members of the media have complimentary access to this webcast.


Housing Economics
Economic Forecasts
Construction Statistics
State and Local Data
Building Materials
Housing's Economic Impact
Economic and Housing Data Release Dates

Remodeling Market Index
Certified Aging-in-Place Specialist (CAPS)
Remodeling Your Home
Certified Graduate Remodelor TM (CGR)
Hiring a Professional Remodeler

50+ Housing
Senior Research and Data
Events and Courses
Best of 50+ Housing Awards


Top NAHB Priorities

1.    Protect the Mortgage Interest Deduction
2.    Resolve Foreclosure and Appraisal Problems
3.    Maintain Federal Support for Housing Finance System
4.    Preserve Affordable Downpayments and Mortgages
5.    Fight Onerous Regulations that Hurt Home Builders, Remodelers and Consumers
6.    Ensure an Adequate Supply of Reasonably Priced Credit for New Home Production
7.    Recognize Housing’s Important Role to the Economy
8.   Defend the Low Income Housing Tax Credit
9.   Enact Comprehensive Immigration Reform
10. Use All Legal Means Necessary to Protect Property Rights
11. Focus Congressional Action on Building Energy Codes and Crystalline Silica
12. Mission Accomplished: Farm Bill and Flood Insurance Signed into Law

Multifamily Housing
Multifamily Production and Vacancy Indices
Multifamily Resources
Pillars of the Industry Awards



Green Building

ICC-700 National Green Building Standard
Green Building Awards