Housing by the numbers

30-year fixed rate mortgage

3.80% Weekly rate
0.13%
Dec 18, 2014 | Freddie Mac
Mortgage Markets

Housing Starts

1,028,000 Annual rate
1.6%
Dec 16, 2014 | Census Bureau/HUD
Housing Stock

Multifamily Housing Starts

340,000 Annual rate
7.6%
Dec 16, 2014 | Census Bureau/HUD
Housing Stock

Housing Market Index

57
1 pt
Dec 15, 2014 | NAHB/Wells Fargo
Industry Sentiment

Unemployment Rate

5.8%
Dec 5, 2014 | BLS
Economic Indicator

National Foreclosure Report

41,000
21,000
Dec 4, 2014 | CoreLogic
Home Sales Volumes and Inventories

Consumer Confidence Index

88.7
5.4 pts
Nov 25, 2014 | The Conference Board
Economic Indicator

House Price Index

214
Nov 25, 2014 | FHFA
House Price and Affordability

S&P/Case-Shiller 20-City Home Price Index

173.72
Nov 25, 2014 | S&P/Case-Shiller
House Price and Affordability

Existing Home Sales

5,260,000 Annual rate
1.5%
Nov 20, 2014 | NAR
Home Sales Volumes and Inventories

Multifamily Rental Vacancy Rate

8.1%
0.1%
Oct 28, 2014 | Census Bureau
Home Sales Volumes and Inventories

Median Asking Rent

$756
$0
Oct 28, 2014 | Census Bureau
House Price and Affordability

NMHC Market Tightness Index

52
16 pts
Oct 28, 2014 | NMHC
Industry Sentiment