Twin Cities Single-Family Construction Dips Slightly in July

Posted on July 27, 2017
After several months of increased growth, single-family construction slowed slightly in July. The number of single-family permits pulled for the month dipped by five percent compared to July 2016.
Posted in BATC News, Market Information | Tagged Housing First Minnesota, Twin Cities Permit Data, Twin Cities Housing Market

The July Hot Sheet

Posted on July 21, 2017
INSIDE THE JULY HOT SHEET “With the growth we’ve seen this spring, we expect this to be a strong summer for residential construction. A big concern of ours is the need for entry-level housing, and with our current regulatory environment
Posted in BATC News, Market Information | Tagged The July Hot Sheet, 2017 hot sheet, Housing Data Twin Cities, Twin Cities Housing Market

The June Hot Sheet

Posted on June 28, 2017
INSIDE THE JUNE HOT SHEET “When homebuilders are active and homes are sold, our communities grow, jobs are created and our regional economy generates opportunity. However, builders are still concerned about housing a ordability due
Posted in BATC News, Market Information | Tagged June Hot Sheet, Twin Cities Housing Market, April Permit Numbers

BATC Statement on the Passing of Industry Giant Jim Stanton

Posted on June 18, 2017
In commemoration of the life of Jim Stanton, Builders Association of the Twin Cities (BATC) Executive Director David Siegel issues the following reflection on behalf of the organization.
Posted in BATC News

BATC Foundation to Hold Groundbreaking Ceremony for a Special Home for Veterans.

Posted on June 16, 2017
The BATC Foundation with build partner Lennar and their trade partners will hold a groundbreaking ceremony to launch their latest charitable project—the construction of a brand-new home that will be donated to the Minnesota Assistance Council for Veterans (MACV).
Posted in BATC News, BATC Foundation | Tagged BATC Foundation, MACV, Lennar, Groundbreaking

Twin Cities Residential Construction Continues to Climb in May

Posted on May 31, 2017
Roseville, MN (May 31, 2017) - Although housing inventory continues to shrink, Twin Cities residential construction is moving full steam ahead with demand outpacing supply.
Posted in BATC News, Market Information | Tagged Twin Cities Residential Construction, Twin Cities Permit Numbers, May Permit Numbers, Minnesota Housing Market

May Hot Sheet

Posted on May 15, 2017
INSIDE THE MAY HOT SHEET “Strong homebuilding activity is a great sign for all of Minnesota, but our builders are still struggling to create entry-level housing, a key part of the housing market. We are working with the MN REALTORS
Posted in BATC News, Market Information | Tagged May Hot Sheet, Housing Data Twin Cities, Builders Association of the Twin Cities, Building Industry Data, Residential Building Permits

Facts About the 2017 Artisan Home Tour by Parade of Homes®

Posted on May 3, 2017
The Artisan Home Tour by Parade of Homes is presented by the Builders Association of the Twin Cities (BATC). A natural extension of the Parade of Homes brand, the Artisan Home Tour was launched in 2014 and allows high-end builders and remodelers a chance to show their most
Posted in BATC News, General | Tagged BATC Foundation, Artisan Home Tour, Bachman's, Holiday Stationstores, Parade Craze, Artful Living Magazine