1.74 million new home construction projects were generated for the month of March, well beyond the 1.62 million consensus estimate. For Building Permits -- a proxy for future Housing Starts -- came in at 1.766 million.
Mark Vickery. Zacks. Fri, 16 Apr 2021 14:08:00 GMT.
President Trump hasn't said how he'd handle housing issues going forward, but during his first term the administration has made several moves to both protect companies associated with home construction and roll back Obama-era policies.
By Natalie Campisi, Forbes Staff. Forbes. Tue, 25 Aug 2020 13:42:43 -0400.
U.S. homebuilding increased less than expected in May, but a strong rebound in permits for future home construction suggested the housing market was starting to emerge from the COVID-19 crisis along with the broader economy.
Reuters. Wed, 17 Jun 2020 10:24:11 -0400.