U.S. Census Bureau

carpenters

December Housing Starts Jumped 11%

The U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development reported Thursday morning that new housing starts in December jumped to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.226 million. ...
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new house construction

New Construction Spending Jumps in November

The U.S. Census Bureau reported Tuesday morning that construction spending in November rose by 0.9% to an estimated seasonally adjusted annual rate of about $1.182 trillion from the upwardly revised ...
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new house construction

November Housing Starts Tumble 19%

The U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development reported Thursday morning that new housing starts in November tumbled to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.09 ...
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Shipping containers

Wholesale Inventories Dip in October

The U.S. Census Bureau reported Friday morning that U.S. wholesale sales rose 1.4% in October to $452.2 billion from the revised September total and up 2.2% compared with October 2015. ...
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homebuilder

New Construction Spending Posts November Gain

The U.S. Census Bureau reported Thursday morning that construction spending in October rose by 0.4% to an estimated seasonally adjusted annual rate of about $1.173 trillion, from the upwardly revised ...
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Sold Home For Sale Real Estate Sign and House

New Home Sales Decline 2% in October

The U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development reported Wednesday morning that sales of new homes in October slipped to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of ...
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homebuilder

October Housing Starts Soar 25%

The U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development reported Thursday morning that new housing starts in October jumped to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.323 ...
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Holiday Shopping Clerk, retail worker

October Retail Sales Strengthen for Nearly All Businesses

U.S. consumer spending continued its September rebound in October, recovering further from a dip posted in August. The U.S. Census Bureau reported Tuesday that some retail businesses have posted solid ...
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new house construction

New Construction Spending Dipped Slightly in September

The U.S. Census Bureau reported Tuesday morning that construction spending in September dipped to an estimated seasonally adjusted annual rate of about $1.15 trillion, down 0.4% from the downwardly revised ...
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homebuilder

Is Home Ownership Finally on the Rise?

It can be said that some people can make any statistic look good or bad depending on what their angle is and what subset of data gets used. One statistic ...
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Sold Home For Sale Real Estate Sign and House

New Home Sales Rise, and Prices Rocketed Higher in September

The U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development reported Wednesday morning that sales of new homes in September rose to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of ...
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new house construction

September Housing Starts Drop 9%

The U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development reported Tuesday morning that new housing starts in September dipped to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.047 ...
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Cash register

September Retail Sales Meet Estimates, Resume Climb

U.S. consumer spending bounced back in September from a slight dip in August. The U.S. Census Bureau reported Friday that some retail businesses have posted solid year-over-year gains, led by ...
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new house construction

New Home Sales Drop Nearly 8% in August

The U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development reported Monday morning that sales of new homes in August slipped to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of ...
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Suburbia

August Housing Starts Drop 6%

The U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development reported Tuesday morning that new housing starts in August dipped to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.142 ...
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