Building permits dip 3.8% in August. The Aug. 2013 rate for building permits were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 918,000, 3.8% below the revised July rate of 954,000, but 11% above the August 2012 estimate of 827,000. Single-family authorizations in August were at a rate of 627,000; 3% above the revised July figure of 609,000. Authorizations of units in buildings with five units or more were at a rate of 268,000 in August.
Architects feeling a b
All access premium subscription
Only Electrical Marketing newsletter subscribers have access to premium content.
Being a subscriber to the Electrical Marketing newsletter allows you exclusive access to high value content including key economic indicators measuring the health of the market and access to the Electrical Price Index and other important industry insights.
Sign up for the Electrical Marketing newsletter to get access.