Posts Tagged ‘U.S. Census Bureau’

South Goes South: Nationwide Housing Starts Down 9.3 Percent in June

Jul 18th, 2014

Nationwide housing production fell 9.3 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 893,000 units in June, according to newly released figures from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and the U.S. Census Bureau. The drop was due primarily to a nearly 30 percent decline in the South. All other regions posted monthly […]

New-Home Sales Continue to Trend Relatively Flat in February

Mar 26th, 2014

Sales of newly built, single-family homes fell 3.3 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 440,000 units in February, according to newly released figures from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and the U.S. Census Bureau. “We still expect 2014 will be a strong year for housing,” says NAHB chief economist David […]

U.S. Economic Census Forms for Businesses Due February 12

Jan 16th, 2013

The U.S. Census Bureau is in the process of conducting its Economic Census, taken every five years to look at the American businesses and the economy. Forms, which are required by law by those who received them, are due February 12. The census looks at a range of information, such as operational and performance data—such […]