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Homebuilding declines but construction spending up 0.1% in February

Homebuilding declines but construction spending up 0.1%...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Apr 01, 2014

Construction spending in the U.S. ticked up 0.1 percent in February despite a decline in homebuilding, according to preliminary data ...

U.S. construction spending up 1% in November to nearly 5-year high

U.S. construction spending up 1% in November to nearly...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 02, 2014

Construction spending in the U.S. rose 1 percent in November of last year to reach a nearly 5-year high. Spending reached ...

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 ...

Construction spending up 0.8% in October to nearly 4 1/2-year high

Construction spending up 0.8% in October to nearly 4...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Dec 02, 2013

Construction spending in the U.S. rose 0.8 percent in October to a nearly 4 1/2-year high. Construction spending reached a seasonally ...

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 ...

Construction spending up 0.6% August to 4-1/2-year high

Construction spending up 0.6% August to 4-1/2-year high

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Oct 22, 2013

Construction spending in the U.S. rose by 0.6 percent in August to its highest point since April 2009, according to ...

No housing, construction jobs or spending reports until government shutdown is over

No housing, construction jobs or spending reports until...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Oct 07, 2013

Though we had a ton of news coming in to the site last week thanks to the big ICUEE 2013 ...

U.S. home starts rise to highest rate in 4 years

U.S. home starts rise to highest rate in 4 years

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 20, 2012

The housing recovery gained more momentum in October as construction began on the most homes and apartments since July 2008. According ...

Bloomberg report: Construction spending rises for...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Jun 02, 2011

Construction spending in the U.S. rose in April for a second straight month as home-improvement expenditures increased along with construction ...

Construction spending down to $846.2 billion, lowest in...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Apr 05, 2010

Construction spending in the U.S. fell in February to the lowest level in more than seven years, according to an April ...

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