Housing Economics - 12/16/2010 (Plain Text Version)
Structure of the Home Building Industry
The following is an excerpt from the October 7, 2010 report by Robert Denk and Paul Emrath, Ph.D., of the National Association of Home Builders.
Data on the residential construction industry is available from a variety of disparate sources. Many of these sources have released new information recently. This article pulls together key data on the size of businesses from the Economic Census, on the share of business by the largest firms in the industry compiled by Hanley-Wood, on firms entering and leaving the industry from the Business Information Tracking Series, and on the ethnicity of home businesses from the Survey of Businesses Owners. Among other points of interests, the data show that
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