Housing starts decline to two-year low in December

Stephen Stanley, chief economist at Amherst Pierpont, and Laura Kane, head of investment themes Americas at UBS, examine U.S. December housing starts data. 1m 47s Business , Money , Current Affairs

The decline brings housing starts to a two-year low, below expectations which were already negative after last week’s mostly negative existing home sales report. Today’s report did, however, show that permits rose 0.3%, possibly indicating a rise in future construction.

By Lucia Mutikani. WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. homebuilding tumbled to a more than two-year low in December as construction of both single and multi-family housing declined, the latest indication that the economy lost momentum in the fourth quarter.

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That was the second straight month of declines and confounded economists’ expectations for a rise to a 1.02 million-unit rate. Apart from high borrowing costs, housing has. Single-family starts in.

Starts for November were revised down from a 1.26 million pace. Three of four regions posted declines, led by a 26.3% drop to the lowest since 2015 in the West.

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As such, we have temporarily been able to overcome – partially – the low level of new-home building through the occupation of previously vacant dwellings. Housing. decline. We are not about to.

U.S. Housing Starts Decline to Two-Year Low in December by Anthony B Sanders February 26, 2019. This is a syndicated repost courtesy of Confounded Interest.. December’s US housing starts were released today and they are getting down.

U.S. Housing Starts Decline to Two-Year Low in December – BNN. – Starts for November were revised down from a 1.26 million pace. Three of four regions posted declines, led by a 26.3 percent drop to the lowest since 2015 in the West. One sign that builders will stay busy in coming months: About 187,000 homes were authorized but not yet started in December, the most since 2007.

Treasury Two-Year Yields Drop to Record Low as Economy Weakens – Treasury two-year note yields fell to a record low as reports showed that. Poor’s 500 Index falling 1.2 percent. Housing starts slipped to 2.2 percent in June from a month earlier, economists in a.

Housing starts sink 11% to two-year low in. The percent decline was the largest in eight months, and bad weather could have contributed to the sharp drop in homebuilding last month. US housing starts. single-family starts fell 6.7 percent to a two-year low and permits for the category slumped.

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