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Multifamily Drop Brings Production Down 2.6% in April

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Led by a decline in multifamily production, nationwide housing starts fell 2.6% in April to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.17 million units, according to newly released data from HUD and the Department of Commerce.

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Single-Family Production Falls in March after Strong February

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Single-Family Production Falls in March after Strong February

Nationwide housing starts fell 6.8% in March to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.22 million units, according to newly released data from HUD and the Commerce Department. Still, new housing production in the first quarter of this year is running 8.1% above the 2016 pace. “Today’s numbers are aligned with our builder confidence metric, […]

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Single-Family Housing Starts Highest Since Late 2007

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Nationwide housing starts rose 3% in February from an upwardly revised January reading to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.288 million units, according to newly released data from HUD and the Commerce Department.

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Housing Production in January Levels Off after Multifamily Surge

Filed in Economics, Home Building, Multifamily by on February 16, 2017 0 Comments

Housing starts returned to trend in January, dropping 2.6% to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.246 million units, according to newly released data from HUD and the Census Bureau.

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Housing Production Up 11.3% in December on Multifamily Surge

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Housing Production Up 11.3% in December on Multifamily Surge

A surge in multifamily production resulted in overall nationwide housing starts rising 11.3% to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.23 million units, according to newly released data from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and the U.S. Census Bureau. Single-family starts dropped 4% to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 795,000 units.

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Housing Starts Jump 25.5% in October

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Housing Starts Jump 25.5% in October

Led by impressive gains in both single-family and multifamily production, nationwide housing starts surged in October to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.32 million units, according to newly released data from HUD and the Commerce Department. Single-family starts reached their highest level since October 2007 while multifamily production jumped 68.8% from the previous month.

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Housing Starts Decline 9% in September on Multifamily Weakness

Filed in Economics by on October 19, 2016 1 Comment

A sharp decline in multifamily production brought overall nationwide housing starts down 9% in September, according to newly released data from HUD and the Commerce Department. However, both single-family production and overall permit issuance posted solid gains.

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Housing Production Hits a Mild Speed Bump in August

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Housing Production Hits a Mild Speed Bump in August

Nationwide housing starts fell 5.8% to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.14 million units in August, according to newly released data from HUD and the Commerce Department. Overall permit issuance edged 0.4% lower.

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Multifamily Uptick Pushes Overall Housing Starts Up 2.1% in July

Filed in Economics, Multifamily by on August 16, 2016 3 Comments
Multifamily Uptick Pushes Overall Housing Starts Up 2.1% in July

Nationwide housing starts rose 2.1% in July to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.21 million units, according to newly released data from HUD and the Commerce Department. This is the highest reading since February. Multifamily housing was up 5% to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 441,000 units in July while single-family production edged up 0.5% to 770,000 units.

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Housing Starts Rise 4.8% in June

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Housing Starts Rise 4.8% in June

Nationwide housing starts rose 4.8% in June to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.19 million units, according to newly released data from HUD and the Commerce Department. Overall permit issuance increased 1.5% to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.15 million.

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