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Housing Starts Rise 3.9 Percent

The U.S. Census Dept. said November housing starts were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 555,000. This is 3.9 percent above the revised October estimate of 534,000, but 5.8 percent below the November 2009 rate of 589,000. Single-family housing starts in November were at a rate of 465,000, 6.9 percent above the revised October figure of 435,000. The November rate for units in buildings with five units or more was 72,000.

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