So-called housing starts fell 8.7% in February from the prior month, the Commerce Department said Tuesday. This largely reversed solid gains seen in January. Meanwhile, residential building permits,
Fewer building permits were issued in the U.S. last month, and housing starts slumped, a sign U.S. home builders remain cautious about demand for new properties.
Groundbreaking fell 3.8 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual pace of 1.099 million unitsReuters | February 18, 2016, 18:30 IST WASHINGTON: U.S. housing starts unexpectedly fell in January likely. Both starts and permits had been forecast to fall to 1.46 million. See Economic Calendar.
· Recent economic reports suggest a bleaker picture for housing. existing home sales fell 5.1% in January from December to the slowest pace in over a year. Permits for new residential construction and housing starts were both down and below expectations. -.
U.S. homebuilding tumbled in June for the second straight month as both housing starts and building permits declined from a month ago. The industry is plagued with land and labor shortage that is.
Singlefamily housing starts in January were at a rate of 926,000, 25.1% above the revised December figure of 740,000. The January rate for units in buildings with five units or more was 289,000..
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U.S. housing starts, building permits fall in January. Part of the decline in starts could be attributed to the snowstorms, which blanketed the Northeast last month. December’s starts were revised down to a 1.143 million-unit rate from the previously reported 1.15 million-unit pace.