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Total Construction Projects Dip in August, Industry Still in Good Position

Total construction starts fell 9% in August to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $1.25 trillion, reports the Dodge Construction Network. The drop follows a surge in construction starts in July thanks to the start of five large projects. In … Continue reading

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Construction Starts Slip in April as Housing Cools

Dodge Data & Analytics reported that total construction starts fell 2% in April to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $853.5 billion. Single-family construction posted a sizeable decline following months of strong activity, while nonresidential building and nonbuilding starts both increased. “The … Continue reading

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Construction Starts in September Climb 10 Percent

New construction starts in September advanced 10 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $604.1 billion, according to McGraw Hill Construction, a division of McGraw Hill Financial. The increase followed an up-and-down pattern during the previous two months, and brought … Continue reading

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August Construction Rises Two Percent

At a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $490.2 billion, new construction starts in August advanced two percent relative to July, according to McGraw Hill Construction, a division of McGraw Hill Financial. Residential building stayed on the upward track, while nonresidential … Continue reading

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