Home Builders in the US Industry Report




About the Industry

Industry operators primarily construct single-family homes, in which units are separated by ground-to-roof walls with no other units above or below. The industry also encompasses the remodeling of houses and other residential buildings. Industry operators include general contractors, design-build companies and single-family construction management companies acting as general contractors and builders.

The primary activities of this industry are:
Single-family homebuilding and general contracting (i.e. detached housing units, townhouses and row houses)
Managing single-family housing construction
Low-income single-family housing construction
Managing residential remodeling construction
Handyman construction for residential buildings

The major products and services in this industry are:
Brick exterior homes
Wood exterior homes
Stucco exterior homes
Vinyl siding exterior homes
Fiber cement exterior homes
Other exterior homes

Table of Contents

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Impact Update 3
About This Industry 5
Industry Definition 5
Major Players 5
Main Activities 5
Supply Chain 6
Industry at a Glance 7
Executive Summary 9
Industry Performance 10
Key External Drivers 10
Current Performance 11
Industry Outlook 14
Outlook 14
Industry Life Cycle 15
Products & Markets 17
Supply Chain 17
Products & Services 17
Major Markets 19
Business Locations 20
Competitive Landscape 22
Market Share Concentration 22
Key Success Factors 22
Cost Structure Benchmarks 22
Basis of Competition 25
Barriers to Entry 26
Industry Globalization 27
Major Companies 28
Major Players 28
Other Companies 29
Operating Conditions 30
Capital Intensity 30
Technology & Systems 30
Revenue Volatility 32
Regulation & Policy 32
Industry Assistance 33
Key Statistics 35
Industry Data 35
Annual Change 35
Key Ratios 35
Industry Financial Ratios 36
Additional Resources 37
Additional Resources 37
Industry Jargon 37
Glossary 37