Year-over-year starts are up, but many other measures of activity are down.
Concrete is expected to continue its dominance in the roofing tile market, Freedonia says.
More than half of homeowners report paying $500 or less in total fees for their permits.
The rise of voice-enabled speaker sales is leading to a rise in home automation product sales.
As politicians hammer out a tax plan, readers identify concerns.
The September Employment Situation report shows 4.2% jobless rate.
Data from the National Association of Home Builders reveals growth and acceptance of a construction trend.
A new Houzz survey reveals what the building permit process is like for both first-timers and experienced applicants.
Monthly new residential sales decline in August to an adjusted rate of 560,000