September 2006 Housing Starts
The California Building Industry Association has announced that "overall housing production dropped by over 13 percent in September when compared to August". This decline is attributed to "a stubbornly high level of new homes for sale."
Regarding permits pulled, the Association reports that September 2006 permits were "the fewest number of permits issued in a September since the 6,097 permits issued in September 1996."
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