Special Studies

The NAHB economics department provides analysis of various topics related to the U.S. housing market and exclusive, ready-to-use PowerPoint presentations including key data. Articles and presentations feature research of diverse factors affecting housing and their impact on the industry. Topics range from demographics, industry structure, local and regional analysis, the effects of changes in interest rates on the price of a house, features that influence house prices and the latest on government housing programs, among others. Many articles also include a focus on individual states and metro areas.

Visit NAHB’s HousingEconomics.com to view a complete list of special studies produced by the NAHB economics department.

What Home Buyers Want

NAHB recently released What Home Buyers Really Want, a report on home buyer preferences. The findings are based on a det...

Spaces in New Homes

A question frequently asked about new homes is how finished floor space is distributed in them.