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Housing starts, building permits drop in December

Housing completions still higher than a year ago, report finds
Published on Jan 19, 2006

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The rate of housing starts dropped an estimated 5.7 percent from December 2004 to December 2005, the U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development announced today, while the rate of building permit authorizations was down about ...