As the spring turned to summer, the pace of home sales increased nationwide.
The rate of new single-family home sales, as estimated by the Census Bureau, improved to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 546,000 in May, the fastest pace in seven years and a 2.2% increase over April.
New mortgage lending rules that will take effect on Aug. 1will change the way builders do business.
GHHBA, a chapter of the National Association of Home Builders, serves licensed builders, associates of the construction industry, and consumers in Marion, Lamar, Forrest, and Perry counties. Our association focuses on formal builder education (MSBOC licensure and CPB certification), informing builders of market news,and giving builders the tools to respond to prospective legislation through our state counterpart, HBAM.
Membership in GHHBA keeps builders accountable to consumers. GHHBA is the name consumers trust when they look for a contractor.