Housing Starts Fall To Annual Rate Of 956k In August

Privately-owned housing starts in August were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 956k. This is 14.4% below the revised July estimate of 1.117 million, and is 8.0% above the August 2013 rate of 885k.

Single-family starts decreased to an annual rate of 643k from 659k and multi-unit starts decreased to 313k from 458k.

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