Residential http://electricalmarketing.com/taxonomy/term/7373/more en Eaton inks 3-year deal with Century Communities http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/eaton-inks-3-year-deal-century-communities <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>Eaton signed an exclusive agreement with Century Communities, one of the nation&rsquo;s largest&nbsp; homebuilders, for its housing developments in Colorado, Georgia, Nevada, Texas and Utah.</p></div> <p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/eaton-inks-3-year-deal-century-communities" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/eaton-inks-3-year-deal-century-communities#comments Residential News Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Mon, 23 Jan 2017 22:11:00 +0000 32491 at http://electricalmarketing.com NAHB says apartment and condo market softened in 2Q 2016 http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/nahb-says-apartment-and-condo-market-softened-2q-2016 <div class="node-body blog-body">The NAHB Multifamily Vacancy Index (MVI), which measures respondent perceptions of vacancies in the multifamily housing market, increased three points to 42, with higher numbers indicating more vacancies. </div> <p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/nahb-says-apartment-and-condo-market-softened-2q-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/nahb-says-apartment-and-condo-market-softened-2q-2016#comments Residential Electrical Economy Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Fri, 26 Aug 2016 17:57:00 +0000 30091 at http://electricalmarketing.com <p><em><span>(Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)</span></em></p> May Housing Starts See Slight Slide But are Up 9.5% Year-Over-Year http://electricalmarketing.com/electrical-economy/may-housing-starts-see-slight-slide-are-95-year-over-year <div class="node-body article-body"> On a three-month moving average basis, single-family starts ticked down due to the elevated construction pace recorded in February.</div> <p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/electrical-economy/may-housing-starts-see-slight-slide-are-95-year-over-year" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/electrical-economy/may-housing-starts-see-slight-slide-are-95-year-over-year#comments Residential Electrical Economy Premium Fri, 24 Jun 2016 19:06:00 +0000 29021 at http://electricalmarketing.com Dodge Sees Mild Growth in 2016 http://electricalmarketing.com/economy/dodge-sees-mild-growth-2016 <div class="node-body article-body">Economists at the 2016 Dodge Construction Forecast held last week in Washington, D.C., spoke with measured optimism about the construction industry’s 2016 economic fortunes, with the bottom-line message calling for a slow-growth scenario.</div> <p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/economy/dodge-sees-mild-growth-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/economy/dodge-sees-mild-growth-2016#comments Economy Residential Premium Fri, 06 Nov 2015 19:34:00 +0000 25841 at http://electricalmarketing.com Justin Sullivan/Getty Images Builder Confidence Hits 10-Year High, Says National Association of Home Builders http://electricalmarketing.com/residential/builder-confidence-hits-10-year-high-says-national-association-home-builders <div class="node-body article-body">The NAHB/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index increased one point in September to 62, the highest level in 10 years. Two of the three components increased:</div> <p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/residential/builder-confidence-hits-10-year-high-says-national-association-home-builders" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/residential/builder-confidence-hits-10-year-high-says-national-association-home-builders#comments Residential Electrical Economy Premium Fri, 18 Sep 2015 20:18:00 +0000 25281 at http://electricalmarketing.com Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images Monthly Data for Housing Starts Flat in July But Shows 10.1% Year-Over-Year Increase http://electricalmarketing.com/economy/monthly-data-housing-starts-flat-july-shows-101-year-over-year-increase <div class="node-body article-body">“This month’s drop in the more volatile multi-family side is a return to trend after an unusually high June,” NAHB Chief Economist David Crowe said.</div> <p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/economy/monthly-data-housing-starts-flat-july-shows-101-year-over-year-increase" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/economy/monthly-data-housing-starts-flat-july-shows-101-year-over-year-increase#comments Economy Stats Residential Premium Fri, 21 Aug 2015 20:57:00 +0000 24931 at http://electricalmarketing.com Commercial & Multi-Family Projects Leading Construction Market in 2015 http://electricalmarketing.com/economy/commercial-multi-family-projects-leading-construction-market-2015 <div class="node-body article-body">According to some recent data from Dodge Data & Analytics, 12 of the 20 largest metropolitan statistical areas (MSAs) in terms of commercial and multi-family construction are enjoying year-over-year growth rates of more than 20% and 10 of these markets are seeing YOY growth rates of better than 40%. </div> <p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/economy/commercial-multi-family-projects-leading-construction-market-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/economy/commercial-multi-family-projects-leading-construction-market-2015#comments Commercial Economy Stats Residential Premium Fri, 21 Aug 2015 20:43:00 +0000 24921 at http://electricalmarketing.com (Wikimedia) U.S. Census Bureau Reports Solid Gains in Value of New Construction During 2014 http://electricalmarketing.com/economy/us-census-bureau-reports-solid-gains-value-new-construction-during-2014 <div class="node-body article-body">The U.S. Census Bureau recently announced that construction spending during Dec. 2014 was estimated at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $982.1 billion, 0.4% above the revised November estimate of $978.6 billion.</div> <p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/economy/us-census-bureau-reports-solid-gains-value-new-construction-during-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/economy/us-census-bureau-reports-solid-gains-value-new-construction-during-2014#comments Economy Stats Residential Premium Fri, 06 Feb 2015 16:46:00 +0000 22621 at http://electricalmarketing.com Total U.S. Housing Starts End 2014 On a High Note and Top 1 Million Mark http://electricalmarketing.com/electrical-economy/total-us-housing-starts-end-2014-high-note-and-top-1-million-mark <div class="node-body article-body">The Department of Census said privately owned housing starts in December were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.089 million, 4.4% above the revised November estimate of 1.043 million and 5.3% above the Dec. 2013 rate of 1.034 million.</div> <p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/electrical-economy/total-us-housing-starts-end-2014-high-note-and-top-1-million-mark" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/electrical-economy/total-us-housing-starts-end-2014-high-note-and-top-1-million-mark#comments Stats Residential Electrical Economy Premium Fri, 23 Jan 2015 21:49:00 +0000 22491 at http://electricalmarketing.com NAHB Expects More Growth in Multi-Family Market with Strong Demand from Older Buyers http://electricalmarketing.com/electrical-economy/nahb-expects-more-growth-multi-family-market-strong-demand-older-buyers <div class="node-body article-body">The number of multi-family apartments forecast to be built is likely to reach a sustainable level that is higher than the levels of production in the past. As the industry reaches that new plateau, the pace of construction is likely to level off in 2015 and into 2016.</div> <p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/electrical-economy/nahb-expects-more-growth-multi-family-market-strong-demand-older-buyers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/electrical-economy/nahb-expects-more-growth-multi-family-market-strong-demand-older-buyers#comments Residential Electrical Economy Premium Fri, 23 Jan 2015 21:29:00 +0000 22431 at http://electricalmarketing.com Justin Sullivan Getty Images News