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Permits For Boston Housing Units Are Up 40 Percent This Year

As of June 26, there were 2,461 units permitted, compared with 1,759 over the same period in 2014. In dollar terms, the city said housing starts totaled $1.65 billion through the end of June — 138 percent higher than the same period last year. 13 more words

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London calling: Housing shortage needs action and fast

London’s acute housing shortfall threatens to undermine the city’s competitive ranking for start-up businesses among other European capitals. The lack of affordable housing in Greater London is increasing pressure on labor costs and commuting times as … 13 more words

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Canada: Economic Data Calendar

08-Jul 0830 May Building permits +11.6% 09-Jul 0815 Jun CMHC Housing starts 201,705 SAAR 09-Jul 0830 May New Housing Price Index +0.1% m/m; +1.1% y/y 10-Jul 0830 Jun Employment +58.9k 10-Jul 0830 Jun Unemployment Rate 6.8% 15-Jul 0830 May Mfg survey … 13 more words

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Lumber Prices Begin Their Climb

After dipping 7.6% in quarter-over-quarter (q/q) terms in the first quarter because of weather conditions, total US housing starts are expected to grow 13.4% q/q in the second quarter. 21 more words

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Housing With Love Walkers Continue Legacy Of Bob Murray

The seven-day trek, which is a collaborative effort headed by Falmouth Housing Corporation, will start in Provincetown on Monday morning, July 13, and end in Falmouth’s village center. 13 more words

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4 Economic Trends That Could Drive Lowe's Business Higher

I believe it can run much longer. Here’s why. First, housing starts are rising, yet are nowhere near previous property boom peaks. Some might argue that the boom leading up to 2007 was an aberration, yet if you look back as far as the 1960s, you can see … 12 more words

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Boston Housing Starts Reach $1.65 Billion

Boston Mayor Marty Walsh announced Monday the city has reached $1.65 billion in housing starts as of June 2015, marking a significant milestone in regards to citywide housing development. 22 more words

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