Housing Starts, Permits Up in Oct

Newman, Emily
November 2003
Bond Buyer;11/20/2003, Vol. 346 Issue 31766, p2
Trade Publication
Reports on the increase in the level of groundbreaking for new home construction for the month of October 2003 in the U.S. Percentage of the increase; Disclosure of the information by the U.S. Commerce Department; Growth in the issuance of private housing permits.


Related Articles

  • Housing starts rise to highest level in 2 years.  // Indianapolis Business Journal;5/27/96, Vol. 17 Issue 10, p22A 

    Cites a report by the US Commerce Department indicating that housing starts in the United States rose 6% in April 1996. Comments of National Association of Home Builders President Randy Smith; Decline in the rate for fixed-rate mortgages; Builders' attitude about the housing market.

  • Housing starts, permits both fall in September. Selway, William // Bond Buyer;10/22/98, Vol. 326 Issue 30505, p2 

    Reports that home construction in the United States slowed in September 1998, as the number of new houses started to fell while the permits to build dropped, according to the US Department of Commerce.

  • June Housing Starts Remain Strong.  // Wood & Wood Products;Aug2003, Vol. 108 Issue 9, p15 

    Reports on the performance of housing construction despite the sluggish economy according to the U.S. Commerce Department. Percentage rate increase in the seasonally adjusted rate of housing units; Decrease in the multifamily housing; Outlook for housing for the remainder of the year.

  • HOUSING STARTS DROP 11% IN MARCH.  // CEE News;May2000, Vol. 52 Issue 5, p7 

    Reports that housing starts dropped 11 percent in March, 2000, according to the United States Commerce Department. Privately-owned housing starts; Single-family housing starts; March rate for units in buildings.

  • Report: Home building rockets to 5-month high. Needham, Vicki // Hill;7/20/2011, Vol. 18 Issue 107, p12 

    The article focuses on a report from the U.S. Commerce Department which indicates that there is an increase in work on residential housing since June 2011.

  • Housing starts down in October.  // Snips;Jan2010, Vol. 79 Issue 1, p42 

    The article reports on the decline in housing production in the U.S. in October 2009, according to the Commerce Department.

  • Home starts stumble.  // American Nurseryman;1/1/96, Vol. 183 Issue 1, p10 

    Presents a report by the United States Department of Commerce on the home construction industry during 1995. Statistical information.

  • Housing Starts Gain; Permits Also Rise. Newman, Emily // Bond Buyer;6/18/2003, Vol. 344 Issue 31659, p2 

    The number of home construction in the United States increased in May 2003 to 6.1 percent, according to Commerce Department data released on June 18, 2003. Meanwhile, issuance of private housing permits expanded 3.7 percent in the month. Private housing starts rose to 1.732 million units in May,...

  • Housing Starts, Permits Slumped in December. Ackerman, Andrew // Bond Buyer;1/20/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32302, p2 

    The article reports on the decrease in the number of home construction in the U.S. According to the Commerce Department, construction was reduced by 8.9 percent. Consequently, private housing permits decreased by 4.4 percent. Private housing figure in December 2005 also decreased to 1.9333...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics