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 2020... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Products Chapter
Operators in the Home Builders industry are responsible for the construction of new homes. This excludes the construction of apartments and condominiums, construction by housing developers and remodeling activities. Vinyl siding exterior homes represent the most popular type of home constructed, however, the segment has shrunk as brick and stucco exterior homes have grown in popularity.
Vinyl siding exterior homes
Vinyl siding exterior homes are characterized by a plastic exterior cladding and represent 27.8% of industry revenue. Vinyl siding is used as both a decoration for the exterior of homes and for weatherproofing... purchase to read more