Construction Starts Climb 15 Percent
- Published: Monday, 06 August 2018 19:35
- Written by Mark Kuhar
At a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $783.6 billion, new construction starts in May advanced 15 percent from April, according to Dodge Data & Analytics. The increase follows a 12 percent decline in April, and shows total construction activity reaching the highest level reported over the past eight months.