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Stories with subject: Construction put in place
  • Lafayette home sales dip in first quarter 
    Updated: Apr-10-14 9:49 am
  • LAFAYETTE, Louisiana - Home sales in Lafayette Parish were down 5 percent for the first three months of this year based on listings reported to the Realtor Association of Acadiana.

  • Beazer: Closings, home orders down in Jan-March 
    Updated: Apr-03-14 7:11 pm
  • ATLANTA - Beazer Homes USA Inc. said Thursday that completed home sales and new orders fell sharply in the first three months of the year.

  • US construction spending up tiny 0.1 percent 
    Updated: Apr-01-14 10:25 am
  • WASHINGTON - U.S. construction spending posted a slight increase in February as a rebound in construction of hotels and other nonresidential buildings offset a decline in housing.

  • Sales of new US homes fell 3.3 percent in February 
    Updated: Mar-25-14 10:29 am
  • WASHINGTON - Fewer people bought new U.S. homes in February. Sales fell to their slowest pace in five months, a sign that the housing market has yet to recover fully from brutal winter weather.