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Greg Brooks

Free falling

U.S. housing starts fell for the fifth consecutive month in October, landing at 1.425 million annualized. That’s still well above the

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A 50-50 proposition

The 2020 U.S. elections are finally over—or almost, anyway. In keeping with long-standing American tradition, everyone came away with something

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Builders shift gears

Too early to say whether this is a trend or a blip, but U.S. housing starts took an interesting turn

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Blind faith at BFS

Still wondering when we’re going to see that light at the end of the tunnel? Kansas City Federal Reserve president

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Eschew your dampeners

July jobs reports for both the U.S. and Canada are out. In the U.S. last month, we added—or more accurately,

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