US Housing Starts Fall in May

Posted 30 minutes agoShare Print U.S. homebuilding unexpectedly fell in May, but data for the prior two months was revised higher and building permits increased, suggesting that the housing market was drawing some support from…

March Housing Starts Held Steady in Canada

Posted 5 minutes agoShare Print The national trend in housing starts resumed its downward trajectory in February while still remaining above historical average. Both single-detached and multi-unit dwellings starts trended lower. Higher mortgage rates combined…

Aussie dips on weak housing data

Building permits decline The number of building permits issued in Australia fell for the third consecutive month in December, testimony to the weak outlook for the domestic housing market. Permits declined 8.4% m/m following a…

Housing Starts and Building Permits Rise

Posted 48 minutes agoShare Print The U.S. Census Bureau and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development jointly announced the following new residential construction statistics for November 2018: Building Permits Privately‐owned housing units authorized…