WASHINGTON – The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) will host its Semi-Annual Construction Forecast Webinar on Wednesday, April 27, 2016 from 2:00-4:00 p.m. ET, featuring industry experts, including Leonard Kiefer, Deputy Chief Economist, Freddie Mac, for a lively discussion on what’s ahead for housing. Topics will include:
Current market conditions as well housing’s potential and most likely path for the rest of 2016 and beyond.
Recovery hurdles like lot and labor shortages, and tight credit.
Tailwinds pushing housing such as demographics and pent-up demand.
Federal Reserve actions and their impacts.
Regional and state analysis and factors, such as employment, that affect housing
The schedule of speakers includes:
Robert Dietz, PhD, Chief Economist and Senior Vice President, NAHB
Leonard Kiefer, Deputy Chief Economist, Freddie Mac
Robert Denk, Senior Economist, NAHB
Participants will have the opportunity to submit questions during the webinar.
Registration for NAHB members is $29.95 and $49.95 for non-members. To register for the webinar or for additional information, please visit www.nahb.org/cfw. Before the event, participants will receive an email with specific log-in instructions to gain access to the live meeting. After the event, the webinar will be available in the NAHB archives to all registrants for on-demand viewing.