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Wednesday, October 23, 2013

August 2013 U.S. Construction

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Overall construction spending in the United States increased by 0.6 percent during August, to a seasonally adjusted and annualized rate (SAAR) of $915.1 billion, thanks to 1.2 and 0.4 percent advances in, respectively, private residential and public construction spending.
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Click here for a discussion of August’s new residential permits, starts and completions. Click here for a discussion of new and existing home sales, inventory and prices.
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