United States Housing Brief, July 2019
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Research Note FPL-RN-0373. Madison, WI: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory. 6 p.
July 2019 U.S. housing data indicated slight improvement; yet most categories remain well less than historical averages. Single-family starts, permits, and completions were all positive month-over-month. New single-family sales, total housing starts, and total plus single-family housing under construction were negative month-over-month. Notably, single-family construction spending continued a year-over-year decline. Total housing permits and starts also were positive on a yearly basis.
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Alderman, Delton. 2020. United States Housing Brief, July 2019. Research Note FPL-RN-0373. Madison, WI: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory. 6 p.