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Mar 19th, 2021
Home Building Leads 1% Gain in US Construction Spending
The increase followed a 1.1 percent gain in November.
Feb 1st, 2021
November US Construction Spending Up Solid 0.9%
The November gain followed a bigger 1.6% rise in October and left construction spending up 4.4% through the first 11 months of 2020 year-over-year.
Jan 4th, 2021
August Construction Spending Up 1.4%
The gain was double the 0.7% increase in July.
Oct 1st, 2020
US Construction Spending Snaps Skid in July, Up 0.1%
Spending on residential construction rose a solid 2.1% while nonresidential construction fell by 1%.
Sep 1st, 2020
May US Construction Spending Down 2.1%
It follows declines of 3.5 percent in April and 0.3 percent in March.
Jul 1st, 2020
April Construction Spending Down 2.9%
Spending saw broad declines across all building activity as shutdowns hobbled projects and workers were told to stay home.
Jun 1st, 2020
March US Construction Spending Up 0.9%
Analysts believe big drops in activity will start showing up in the April report.
May 1st, 2020