NAHB Housing Market Index 2017

US homebuilder confidence is at a recent high point

Eric Garland DataLab

Shaking off any implications of impending trade wars with China or Mexico, as well as any doubts from rewiring 17% of the US economy through healthcare legislation, America’s homebuilders are expressing the most confidence in recent years. The reason for this given by CNBC analysts was that builders are anticipating a lax regulatory regime that will make housing starts much …