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March Residential Construction, Industrial Production

Starts Up, Production Up and Positive for GDP March Housing Starts were up by 2.8 percent to a 946,000 unit annual rate. Permits for new residential construction decreased in March by 2.4 percent to a 990,000 unit pace. Industrial Production … Continue reading

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February Residential Construction, Consumer Prices, Industrial Production

Permits and Production Up, Prices Tame, Fed Set to Taper February Housing Starts were little changed, down by 0.2 percent to a 907,000 unit annual rate. Permits for new residential construction increased in February by 7.7 percent to a 1,018,000 … Continue reading

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April New Home Sales, Existing Home Sales, May UI Claims, Fedspeak

Housing-related data continues to be positive. New home sales for April increased by 2.3 percent to hit a 454,000 unit sales rate. Also, Federal Reserve officials are increasingly anticipating the turn in monetary policy. Continue reading

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March Residential Construction, Consumer Prices, Industrial Production

Starts Hit Million Unit Rate, Consumer Prices Dip, Output Boosted by Weather Housing Starts for March increased by 7.0 percent to a 1,036,000 unit annual rate. Permits for new residential construction dipped in March by 3.9 percent to a 902,000 … Continue reading

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