Buyers hoping to move into a brand-spanking-new home may need to act fast.
More newly constructed homes were completed in May—but fewer abodes are in the pipeline, according to the seasonally adjusted numbers in the latest residential sales report jointly released by the U.S. Census Bureau and U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.
If you’re joining the hordes and attending a wedding or two this hot season, chances are good you’ll be toasting at least one happy couple in their very own home—or maybe the home of a family member. No matter where you look, from Facebook to People magazine, it’s clear that the intimate backyard wedding is having a big moment.
Time was, a million dollars seemed to evoke so much to everyday Americans. Swanky vacations in the French Riviera. Bespoke suits and garages filled with Bentleys and Mercedes-Benz roadsters. Corporate titans sipping champagne (mixed with the tears of oppressed workers). And perhaps one thing most of all: big, beautiful, luxury homes.