The Case for Homebuilding Stocks

The Case for Homebuilding Stocks

Although the homebuilding sector has lagged the broader market in 2014, there are reasons to be optimistic about public homebuilding stocks going into 2015. Among the reasons cited for optimism are firming home prices, stabilizing mortgage rates, improving economic growth, solid land positions and healthy margins. One of the major risk factors to the housing sector? Potential interest rate increases.

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Steve Devorak
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Steve Devorak is a former Director of Land Acquisition and Project Manager with extensive experience in the Southern California land market.

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