The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) reported the housing market index (HMI) was at 76, up from 71 in November. Any number above 50 indicates that more builders view sales conditions as good than poor.From NAHB: Builder Confidence Ends Year Strong on Solid Economic FundamentalsBuilder confidence in the market for…

NAHB: Builder Confidence Increased to 76 in December, Highest since 1999