NAHB Housing Market Index: 18 vs. 15 expected, 14 prior. The boost in builder confidence is "a...

|By:, SA News Editor
NAHB Housing Market Index: 18 vs. 15 expected, 14 prior. The boost in builder confidence is "a good sign that some pockets of recovery are starting to emerge," NAHB Chief Economist David Crowe says, but "while some builders have shifted their assessment of market conditions from poor to fair, relatively few have shifted their assessments from fair to good."