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Homebuilder sentiment falls to 2-year low on declining demand, rising costs

Contractors work on concrete slabs in the Cielo at Sand Creek by Century Communities housing development in Antioch, California, on Thursday, March 31, 2022. David Paul Morris | Bloomberg | Getty Images Builder sentiment in the market for single-family homes fell sharply in May, as mortgage rates shot higher and building material costs showed no […]

Consumer attitudes about housing market reach a 2-year low

Homebuying sentiment cratered to a two-year low in April, with over three-fourths of consumers indicating that it was a bad time to make a purchase, according to researchers at Fannie Mae.  Fannie Mae’s Home Purchase Sentiment Index, or HPSI, which is based on surveys of U.S. consumers that cover opinions about the buying and selling […]