Single-family housing starts rise to highest level in a decade

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Canada kicked off another multi-year record for housing starts last month. Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC) data shows a large increase for housing starts in June. The rise pushes new housing starts in large urban areas to the highest level in over a decade.

Single-family housing starts rise to highest level in a decade. Housing starts plunged 40% in the Northeast to 87,000, the biggest drop in a year and were down 13% in the Midwest. The report shows a wide margin of error, with a 90% chance that the November figure on housing starts was between a 5.8% drop and a 12.4% gain.

In February 2016 single-family housing starts were at a seasonally-adjusted annual rate of 822,000 (Exhibit 2), a substantial year-over-over percent increase, but still well below what we’ll need to meet long-run housing demand.

When it comes to new home building activity, 2017 turned out to be the best year for permits, starts, and completions in a decade. The continued climb was led by single-family homes, which was exactly the type of new inventory frustrated homebuyers yearned for last year. Elevated levels of homebuilders’ confidence combined with persistent low inventory should make [.]

privately-owned housing starts rose 2.1% from June to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.21 million, its highest level since February 2016. ending a three-month hike prior. Single-family.

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As it turns out, existing homes weren't the only ones selling a recent. New home sales finish 2017 at highest level in a decade. According to the Census and HUD data, sales of new single-family houses in December 2017 were at a. can to meet it – but rising land, labor and lumber prices aren't helping.

 · An estimated 1.17 million housing units were started in 2016, nearly 5% more than were started in 2015, marking the strongest year since 2007. However, the increase belies a sharp deviation in the types of residential construction under way. Single-family starts were up 9.3% last year, but construction of buildings with five or more units fell 3.1%.

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