TITLE

Housing Starts Rose, Permits Fell in Feb

AUTHOR(S)
McConnell, Alison L.
PUB. DATE
March 2005
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;3/17/2005, Vol. 351 Issue 32092, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the increase in groundbreaking for new home construction according to the data released by the U.S. Commerce Department. Decline in private housing permits; Projection of IFR BondData Americas' poll of economists for housing level and permits; Estimates of housing figures released jointly by the Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development.
ACCESSION #
16458634

 

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