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December marks 3rd straight month of growth for US builders

Jan. 19, 2022 09:55 AM EST

SILVER SPRING, Md. (AP) — Construction of new homes in the U.S. rose for the third consecutive month in December and data released Wednesday suggests that the frantic pace of building will continue this year. The December increase puts home construction at a seasonally adjusted...

California attorney general puts focus on affordable housing

Nov. 03, 2021 21:55 PM EDT

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California's attorney general said Wednesday he is putting a new emphasis on trying to alleviate the state's seemingly intractable affordable housing problem, including by creating a “strike force” to focus on tenant protections, on local governments that don't...