Drop in housing starts shows industry may weigh on growth

The median estimate of economists surveyed by Bloomberg called for a drop. show that single-family home construction in the South may bounce back. A solid job market and mortgage rates near.

Housing starts dropped 0.9% to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.269 million units last month amid a drop in the construction of single-family housing units, the government said.

There were about 107,000 housing starts in October – approximately 2,000 units less than October 2017, which pushed the growth rate for the year down to 5.7 percent. This is a little less than forecasted by National Association for Business Economics (NABE) and a little more than the 4.5 percent predicted by National Association of Home Builders.

More builders to fail as housing starts drop 22pc by 2020, BIS says. The figures are weaker than Housing Industry Association’s February forecast of a 2020. "We’ve got good growth in public.

The drop in housing starts was the biggest in eight months and single-family starts were the lowest they’ve been in two years, according to Tendayi Kapfidze, LendingTree’s chief economist.

But the growth rate rocketed 5.7 per cent on. “Prolonged uncertainty will weigh down on the economy and hamper the housing.

The Third Industrial Revolution: A Radical New Sharing Economy "Since Q1 (the first quarter), we’ve been seeing a softening in the market," said Frank Severino, 2019 board president of the Volusia Building Industry Association. "We’re not seeing a stop (in growth.

Housing starts dropped 0.9% to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.269 million units last month amid a drop in the construction of single-family housing units, the government said.

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Housing sales slumped 8.5% from one year ago, the lowest sales since 2015. Prices still rose another 2.8% to a median of $247,500 nationwide. The real story was the drop in lower priced homes as depicted in this graphic from NAR. With low mortgage rates, it’s believed sales will once again grow. 60,000 more homes were on the market.

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Three straight months of declines in new-home construction show U.S. homebuilding may weigh on second-quarter growth, Commerce Department data showed Friday. May starts were pushed lower by declining construction in South, which reached the weakest level since October 2015, and in the Midwest.

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