Residential


Housing starts surge 19.4% in March

ConDig (16-Apr-21).  Construction of new homes in the US roared up 19.4% in March as the market continues to be underpinned by low interest rates.  Overall housing starts rose to a seasonally adjusted annual rate…



Construction spending slips in Feb

ConDig (01-Apr–21).  Construction spending in the US edged down 0.8% month-on-month in February to a seasonally adjusted annual rate $1.52 trillion compared with $1.53 trillion the month prior amid a blast of severe winter weather…




US construction starts dip 4% in January

ConDig (17-Feb-21).  US construction starts fell 4% in January as a sideways move in nonresidential building was offset by a 10% tumble in nonbuilding and 4% dip in residential starts, according to latest figures from…




Housing starts rise 1.9% in September

ConDig (20-Oct-20).  Construction of new homes in the US increased 1.9% in September as sales continue to be supported by low interest rates.  The rise took construction to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.42…