Housing Starts Off 7.9%; Permits Slide 32%

Hume, Lynn
March 2006
Bond Buyer;3/17/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32341, p2
Trade Publication
The article reports on the decrease in home construction and private housing permits in February 2006, according to the U.S. Department of Commerce.


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