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Home Builders in the US: Market Research Report

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Home Builders Market Research Report | NAICS 23611a | Dec 2014

Moving up: Rising consumer sentiment and household construction will boost demand

The Home Builders market research report provides key industry analysis and industry statistics, measures market size, analyzes current and future industry trends and shows market share for the industry’s largest companies. IBISWorld publishes the largest collection of industry reports so you can see an industry’s supply chain, economic drivers and key buyers and markets.

Report Snapshot
Market Share of Companies
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
$82bn
Annual Growth 09-14
5.8%
Annual Growth 14-19
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Profit
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Employment
398,391
Businesses
163,843
Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

The Home Builders industry experienced a dramatic decline in revenue stemming from the subprime mortgage crisis, the bursting real estate bubble and the collapse of credit markets. Following the cyclical pattern of boom-and-bust that is traditional of economic cycles, improvements in the general economy will support industry growth. The industry will also benefit from improvements in housing demand, lending activity and real estate values over the five years to 2019... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Starting a New Business Chapter

No specific barriers to entry exist in the industry other than the need to obtain state-based licenses and registration. But because competition is largely based on reputation and proven performance, many new competitors find it difficult to quickly establish a foothold in the market. As a result, many new entrants will first exist as subcontractors and find work through existing companies that require additional employees for jobs.

Existing firms enjoy several advantages over new entrants, including access to a pool of skilled subcontractors, ongoing arrangements with material suppliers, ongoing arrangements with financial institutions and property developers, completed examples for displaying their workmanship in a local market and potential word-of-mouth referrals... purchase to read more

 


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What is the Home Builders Industry?

Industry operators primarily construct single-family homes, where units are separated by ground-to-roof walls and have no units above or below. The industry also includes remodeling of houses and other residential buildings. Industry operators are general contractors, design-build companies and single-family construction management firms acting as general contractors and builders. The industry does not include speculative builders or contractors that build on their own account for sale.

Industry Products
Brick exterior homesWood exterior homesStucco exterior homesVinyl siding exterior homesAluminum siding exterior homesOther exterior homes
 
Industry Activities
Single-family homebuilding and general contracting (i.e. detached housing units, townhouses and row houses)Managing single-family-housing constructionLow-income single-family-housing constructionManaging residential remodeling constructionHandyman construction for residential buildings


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