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Housing starts fall 0.2% in February as builder...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Mar 18, 2014

Despite a large upward revision to January's number, housing starts fell slightly in February, according to preliminary data from the ...

Housing starts soar 22.7% in November to nearly 6-year high

Housing starts soar 22.7% in November to nearly 6-year...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Dec 18, 2013

Greatly defying expectations, U.S. housing starts soared in November to heights rarely seen since the housing collapse in 2006. Housing starts ...

Building permits up in October, but government delays housing starts data for second month due to shutdown

Building permits up in October, but government delays...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 26, 2013

Though the Commerce Department won't release data on housing starts and completions until next month, it reports that building permits ...

Housing starts dip in November, remain far ahead of 2011

Housing starts dip in November, remain far ahead of...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Dec 19, 2012

Privately-owned housing starts in the month of November were at a seasonally-adjusted annual rate of 861,000, according to figures released ...

Census Bureau, HUD release September constructions...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Oct 17, 2012

The United States Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) have jointly released residential construction statistics ...

Building permits dip, housing starts rise in August

Building permits dip, housing starts rise in August

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Sep 19, 2012

The U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development report on August housing statistics show the following: Building permits: Privately-owned housing ...

Building permits down, housing starts up

Building permits down, housing starts up

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Jul 18, 2012

New federal residential construction stats show building permits were 3.7 percent below the revised May rate, but 19.3 percent above the ...

U.S. construction industry adds 14,000 jobs

Posted by Equipment World Staff on May 24, 2010

The nation's construction industry added 14,000 jobs nationwide in April, according to the Labor Department, marking the first back-to-back monthly ...

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