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U.S. housing starts plummet 20%

Rate of building permits also declines in September
Published on Oct 18, 2006

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The rate of single-family housing starts dropped 20.3 percent in September compared to September 2005, the U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development announced today, while total housing starts dropped 17.9 percent. Privately owned housing starts ...