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U.S. homebuilding permits a 3 1/2 high

Permits for homebuilding in the U.S. neared a 3 1/2 year high last February.  The new permits last month were at 5.1% or 717,000 units according to the Commerce Department.   This is the highest rate its been since October 2008 and has exceed economists … Continue reading

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