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Pleasanton Weekly

- September 30, 2011

U.S. housing starts decline, but new construction permits rise

August permit issuances at highest level since last December

by Jeb Bing

Nationwide housing starts declined 5.0% to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 571,000 units in August, according to figures released by the U.S. Commerce Department this week.

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