TITLE

Housing Starts Dive, Permits Slip in Nov

AUTHOR(S)
Penis, Craig T.
PUB. DATE
December 2004
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;12/17/2004, Vol. 350 Issue 32032, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article reports that according to the U.S. Commerce Department data released on December 16, 2004, groundbreaking for new U.S. home construction in November fell to its lowest level in nearly a year and a half, plunging 13.1%, while private housing permits decreased 1.5% in November. Private housing starts fell to 1.771 million in November, following a revised 2.039 million-unit level in October, initially reported as 2.027 million units.
ACCESSION #
15417299

 

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