Posts Tagged ‘ U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing ’

Lower Interest Rates Bring New Home Sales Up in March

Apr 26th, 2019

Newly released data from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and the U.S. Census Bureau indicate that sales of newly built, single-family homes rose last month to the highest sales pace since November 2017, after a slightly revised February report. Those gains, National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) officials say, arrive mostly […]

Single-Family Starts Up 4.2 Percent in October

Nov 20th, 2014

While there’s been a lot of bad news for single-family housing recently, the new report from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and the U.S. Census Bureau is a positive one, according National Association of Home Builders (NAHB). Single-family housing production in October reached its highest level since November 2013, while the more […]

Housing Starts Up 6.8 Percent in July; Starts Down 1.1 Percent

Aug 20th, 2012

Privately owned housing units authorized by building permits in July were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 812,000, reported the U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development in their new residential construction statistics for July 2012. This is 6.8 percent (±1.5 percent) above the revised June rate of 760,000 and […]