Construction Dive collects six trends in the residential construction industry from various real estate research reports.
In sum, the six reports suggest that despite better weather and an improved general economy, there is still uncertainty in the housing construction industry. Several studies and analysts agree that home prices are rising slowly and that there is a lack of affordable inventory.
Economists also agree that home purchases look more appealing compared to surging rent prices, and that there is a heightened sense of optimism.
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