housing starts

Housing Starts Report for July 2017, U.S. and Canada

The SBCA Structural Building Components Association has compiled the following data for the U.S. and Canada. July housing starts (released August 16) decreased 4.8% to 1,155,000 units. Single-family starts decreased 0.5% to 856,000 units, while multi-family decreased by 15.3% to 299,000 units. Total U.S. permits, an indicator of future construction, decreased...

Housing Starts and Building Permit Data for U.S. and Canada, June 2017

The SBCA (Structural Building Components Association) has compiled the following June 2017 housing starts and building permit data for the U.S. and Canada. U.S. June housing starts (released July 19) increased 8.3% to 1,215,000 units. Single-family starts increased 6.3% to 849,000 units, while multi-family increased by 13.3% to 366,000 units. Total U.S. permits,...