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Neko

Wyoming, MI

#208 Sep 18, 2013
Go Blue Forever wrote:
What's this great news....President Obama LOWERED OUR NATIONAL DEBT, BY A TRILLION DOLLARS......Where oh where is the, "When's he gonna do something about the debt" Crowd???
Hey jagoff, where's the link to back up your statement?

Since: Oct 12

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#209 Sep 19, 2013
HOUSING STARTS CLIMB TO A SIX-MONTH HIGH....UPI(9-19-13)....U.S. builders started work in August on the highest number of single-family homes in six months and requested permits to build more in months to come. The figures suggest that housing remains a driver of economic growth despite higher mortgage rates.....Construction of single-family homes started rose 7 percent last month to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 628,000, the Commerce Department said Wednesday. That's the fastest rate since February. Builders sought 627,000 permits to construct future single-family homes, 3 percent higher than July and the best pace since MAY 2008......

Since: Feb 10

Grand Rapids, MI

#210 Sep 19, 2013
Go Blue Forever wrote:
HOUSING STARTS CLIMB TO A SIX-MONTH HIGH....UPI(9-19-13)....U.S. builders started work in August on the highest number of single-family homes in six months and requested permits to build more in months to come. The figures suggest that housing remains a driver of economic growth despite higher mortgage rates.....Construction of single-family homes started rose 7 percent last month to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 628,000, the Commerce Department said Wednesday. That's the fastest rate since February. Builders sought 627,000 permits to construct future single-family homes, 3 percent higher than July and the best pace since MAY 2008......
You messes up.

Here is the link:
http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news...

Here is the headline:
Single-Family Housing Starts in U.S. Decline 3%

And first paragraph:
Sept. 17 (Bloomberg)-- Builders in the U.S. broke ground on fewer single-family homes last month as the expiration of the government’s tax credit for first-time buyers approached.

And with more people reducing their hours and no one getting raises, what houses are being built aren't being built in Michigan. Go find a new house in Detroit.

Since: Feb 10

Grand Rapids, MI

#211 Sep 19, 2013
Go Blue Forever wrote:
HOUSING STARTS CLIMB TO A SIX-MONTH HIGH....UPI(9-19-13)....U.S. builders started work in August on the highest number of single-family homes in six months and requested permits to build more in months to come. The figures suggest that housing remains a driver of economic growth despite higher mortgage rates.....Construction of single-family homes started rose 7 percent last month to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 628,000, the Commerce Department said Wednesday. That's the fastest rate since February. Builders sought 627,000 permits to construct future single-family homes, 3 percent higher than July and the best pace since MAY 2008......
For another look go here an look at housing starts over the past ten years.

http://m.research.stlouisfed.org/fred/series....

It's really pathetic when getting an F+ is cause for celebration.

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