Construction Costs on the Rise
Softwood lumber, gypsum, OSB and concrete prices up in February.
Builder Confidence at a 12-Year High
Trump's move to roll back regulations buoys builders.
Single-Family Starts Highest Since Late 2007
Production expected to grow throughout the year.
Trump Proposes $6 Billion Cut to HUD
President's spending plan is first step in negotiations with Congress.
Builders Rank the Most, Least Popular Green Practices
More buyers are zeroing in on energy efficiency.
Home Appraisals to Include HERS Scores
The change should help in the valuation of above-code energy improvements.