Data Round-Up: Housing Starts Surge, Led by Multi-Family Units & Hurricane Replacements

posted by Michael Lewis on November 17, 2017

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Tailwinds, and a few cross-currents. Total housing starts soared +14% to 1.29 mm units in October, some +100K above consensus (seasonally-adjusted at annual rate).


FMI’s review of this morning’s October Housing Starts report and October Bank Lending & Money Supply results.


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