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Housing Starts Rose 1.4% in December

Housing Starts Rose 1.4% in December

Washington, DC, January 19, 2022—Privately-owned housing starts in December were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1,702,000, The U.S. Census Bureau and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development announced, 1.4% above the revised November estimate of 1,678,000 and 2.5% above the December 2020 rate of 1,661,000.

Builder Confidence Inches Down One Point to 83 in January

Builder Confidence Inches Down One Point to 83 in January

Washington, DC, January 18, 2022-Builder confidence in the market for newly built single-family homes moved one point lower to 83 in January, according to the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB)/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index (HMI).