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CORE Report | January 24, 2022

New residential construction continued to show strength as new housing starts grew at the end of 2021. Actual new housing starts totaled 1.595 million units, up 15.6% from 2020. This is the highest annual total since 2006.

Core Report | January 17, 2022

The Cass Freight Index continued to accelerate in December as both the shipment and expenditure indices increased. Inferred freight rate was up 33% from December of 2020 and the expenditure component reached a fresh record high.

Core Report | January 10th 2021

Construction spending continued to climb in November, growing for nine consecutive months coming it at $1.626 trillion dollar rate. Throughout the year, construction spending continued to set monthly record highs. This trend is expected to continue moving into 2022.

Core Report | December 20th 2021

Website: New housing starts came in at a 1.679 million unit rate in November, up 11.8% from October. This is the highest monthly rate for new construction since March. The boost in new housing starts was spilt equally between single-family and multi-family units.