The NAHB Housing Market Index in the United States was unchanged at 62 in March 2019, the and below market consensus of 63. The index component that tracks views of current sales conditions increased to 68 from 66 in February; the gauge of home sales over the next six months advanced to 71 from 68 while the measure of buyer traffic fell to 44 from 48. Nahb Housing Market Index in the United States averaged 50.24 from 1985 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 78 in December of 1998 and a record low of 8 in January of 2009.

Nahb Housing Market Index in the United States is expected to be 66.00 by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Nahb Housing Market Index in the United States to stand at 59.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the United States Nahb Housing Market Index is projected to trend around 53.00 in 2020, according to our econometric models.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2018-12-17 03:00 PM NAHB Housing Market Index 56 60 61 65
2019-01-16 03:00 PM NAHB Housing Market Index 58 56 56 55
2019-02-19 03:00 PM NAHB Housing Market Index 62 58 59 54
2019-03-18 02:00 PM NAHB Housing Market Index 62 62 63 66
2019-04-16 02:00 PM NAHB Housing Market Index 62
2019-05-15 02:00 PM NAHB Housing Market Index
2019-06-17 02:00 PM NAHB Housing Market Index 65.2


United States Housing Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Building Permits 1345.00 1326.00 2419.00 513.00 Thousand [+]
Housing Starts 1230.00 1037.00 2494.00 478.00 Thousand units [+]
New Home Sales 607.00 652.00 1389.00 270.00 Thousand units [+]
Pending Home Sales -2.30 -9.90 30.90 -24.30 percent [+]
Existing Home Sales 5510.00 4930.00 7250.00 1370.00 Thousand [+]
Construction Spending 1.30 -0.80 5.90 -4.80 percent [+]
Housing Index 0.30 0.40 1.20 -1.70 percent [+]
Nahb Housing Market Index 62.00 62.00 78.00 8.00 [+]
Mortgage Rate 4.55 4.64 10.56 3.47 percent [+]
Mortgage Applications 1.60 2.30 49.10 -38.80 percent [+]
Case Shiller Home Price Index 212.96 213.45 213.85 100.00 Index Points [+]
Home Ownership Rate 64.80 64.40 69.20 62.90 percent [+]


United States Nahb Housing Market Index

NAHB/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index (HMI) is based on a monthly survey of home builders. They are asked to rate current sales of single-family homes and sales expectations for the next six months and to rate traffic of prospective buyers. Scores for responses to each component are used to calculate a seasonally adjusted overall index, where a number over 50 indicates more builders view sales conditions as good than poor. This page provides the latest reported value for - United States Nahb Housing Market Index - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. United States Nahb Housing Market Index - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on March of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
62.00 62.00 78.00 8.00 1985 - 2019 Monthly
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United States 62.00 Mar/19


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