BATC News

June 2016 Hot Sheet

Posted on June 3, 2016
INSIDE THE JUNE HOT SHEET “Though housing construction data is relatively flat for the beginning of 2016, we anticipate a ramping up of housing production during the rest of the year, given a strengthening job market, low mortgage interest rates and favorable demographics,”
Posted in BATC News, Market Information | Tagged 2016 Hot Sheet, Building Industry Market News, Housing Data Twin Cities

Twin Cities Residential Construction Continues Strong Pace

Posted on May 31, 2016
An increase in single-family production in May helped put 2016 on pace to be one of the strongest starts to the year for residential construction since 2007. Month-over-month May permits pulled were up 38 percent compared to 2015 and units were up 60 percent.
Posted in BATC News, Market Information | Tagged Twin Cities Building Stats, Twin Cities Housing Market, Residential Building Permits, Housing Data Twin Cities, Market Information

Artisan Home Tour Supports BATC Foundation — Building Heart in Housing

Posted on May 13, 2016
Visitors to the Artisan Home Tour will help support the BATC Foundation, the charitable arm of the Builders Association of the Twin Cities (BATC), with every ticket they purchase.
Posted in BATC News, General, Parade of Homes, BATC Foundation | Tagged BATC, Builders Association of the Twin Cities, BATC Foundation, Building Heart in Housing, HomeAid Twin Cities, An Evening of Dreams, Swanson Homes, Artisan Home Tour

Artisan Home Tour by Parade of Homes® Fact Sheet

Posted on May 13, 2016
The Builders Association of the Twin Cities' (BATC) ticketed, high-end home event, the Artisan Home Tour, will launch its third annual tour on June 10th. Open Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays through June 26th, the tour features 21 new homes plus eight high-end remodels open the final weekend.
Posted in BATC News, General, Parade of Homes | Tagged Artisan Home Tour, BATC, Builders Association of the Twin Cities, Bachman's, Holiday Stationstores, Parade Craze, Artful Living Magazine

May Hot Sheet

Posted on May 5, 2016
“Single-family starts are off from their strong showing in February but this slowdown represents a return to a long-run, gradual growth trend that is consistent with builder confidence levels, which are overall positive.
Posted in BATC News, Market Information | Tagged May Hot Sheet, 2016 Hot Sheet, Housing Data Twin Cities, New Construction, Economy

Twin Cities Residential Construction Continues Modest Climb

Posted on April 27, 2016
Roseville, MN (April 2, 2016) – Year to date 2016 is off to the strongest start for number of residential construction permits pulled since 2007. Single-family production continued its upward trend with a three percent increase year-to-date.
Posted in BATC News, Market Information | Tagged BATC, Twin Cities Housing Market, Residential Building Permits, Twin Cities Building Market

2016 Builders Remodelers Show to Showcase Products and Services from over 220 Vendors

Posted on April 5, 2016
Housing industry members from across the Twin Cities will convene at the Minneapolis Convention Center April 7th for the 34th annual Builders and Remodelers Show (BRS), the largest building industry product show in the upper midwest.
Posted in BATC News, Builders & Remodelers Show | Tagged BRS 2016, Builders and Remodelers Show, Home Building Industry

Twin Cities Single Family Construction Picks Up in March

Posted on March 31, 2016
Roseville, MN (March 25, 2016) – March residential construction hit a ten-year month over month high with a 22 percent increase in the number of permits pulled compared to 2015.
Posted in BATC News, Market Information | Tagged Twin Cities Housing Market, New Home Construction, Residential Building Permits, Housing Economy

Lennar Tops the List of Twin Cities Builders for 10th Year in a Row

Posted on March 24, 2016
Roseville, MN (March 24, 2016) – Results from a recent survey by the Builders Association of the Twin Cities (BATC) show that Lennar - Minneapolis/St. Paul was the region’s top ranked builder once again in 2015. Lennar has held the top spot since 2006.
Posted in BATC News, Market Information | Tagged Top 25 Builders List, Twin Cities Home Builders, Twin Cities Housing Market

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