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Home starts fall 6.5% in May as apartment construction and permits slow

Home starts fall 6.5% in May as apartment construction...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 17, 2014

May represented a down month for residential construction in the U.S. as both home starts and permits decreased. U.S. home construction ...

Residential revitalization brings construction to downtown Boston

Residential revitalization brings construction to...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Dec 03, 2012

The city of Boston is seeing its own spike of residential construction. And to the city's surprise, a lot of ...

August construction activity down 0.6 percent

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Oct 01, 2012

Total construction activity for August 2012 was $837.1 billion, 0.6 percent (+/-2.1%) below the $842.0 billion in the revised July ...

Construction spending declines in July

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Sep 06, 2012

Construction spending decreases 0.9 percent in July, according to the September 4 report by the United States Census Bureau, which ...

Construction spending up 7 percent

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Jul 19, 2012

Total residential and nonresidential construction spending in the United States increased 0.9 percent from April to May and is 7 ...

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