BIG JUMP IN SINGLE-FAMILY STARTS – focuspub.com – BIG JUMP IN SINGLE-FAMILY STARTS . Housing Starts – tuesday august 18, 2015 . Housing starts edged 0.2% higher in July to an annual rate of 1206k, essentially maintaining a large 12.3% gain in June and an annual pace of 1204k. Starts are trending higher and are now up 10.1% from their level in July 2014. single family starts jumped 12.8% last
The housing market continues to improve. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, on a seasonally-adjusted, annualized basis, single-family housing starts rose to 603,000 last month, an 11 percent increase from the month prior and the highest reading in more than 4 years.. A "housing start" is a home on which construction has started and home builders are breaking ground at rates not seen even.
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· housing starts 1319k vs 1267K expected. The prior month was revised up to 1295K from 1236.k Building permits were higher at 1354K vs 1321K expected. The prior month remained at.
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The increase in housing starts fell short of expectations in August, up a slight 0.9% from July, the Census Bureau revealed Wednesday. Housing starts in August were at a seasonally adjusted rate.
US housing starts climbed 18.6 percent in January – Boston. – · WASHINGTON (AP) – U.S. housing starts jumped 18.6 percent in January, as builders ramped up construction of single-family houses to the fastest pace in eight months. The Commerce Department said.
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Florida’s housing market continues to improve, but shrinking inventory and a backlog of housing starts are pushing single-family home prices up. The February year-over-year median sale price.
The new construction housing market continues to improve. One day after the National Association of Homebuilders reported a 5-year high in homebuilder confidence, the U.S. Census Bureau reports that single-family housing starts rose 2 percent for the second straight month last month.. In April, on a seasonally-adjusted, annualized basis, the government reports 492,000 single-family housing starts.
Here are some 2012 projections: Single-family housing starts to improve about 19%. New home sales to rise approximately 19.5%. Existing home sales are expected to rise by about 8.5%. Unfortunately,
Construction of single-family houses moved upward a little bit in April, the Commerce Department recently reported. Overall starts dropped 12.8 percent to a seasonally adjusted 458,000 units, although that was confined to multifamily housing. Single-family housing grew 2.8 percent to 368,000 units.