Data seasonally adjusted except actual, which is not seasonaly adjusted.

Median and average prices for existing and single family homes in dollars.

Housing construction and homes sold in 1,000 units. R = revised.

(*) data reflect the increase in the universe of permits-issuing places

from 19,000 to 20,000 places. tbr = To Be Released.

HOUSING CONSTRUCTIO Jan Dec Nov Oct Sep Aug

Housing Starts 1,246 : 1,279R: 1,149R: 1,320 : 1,052 : 1,164

% change -2.6 : 11.3R: -13.0R: 25.5 : -9.6 : -4.4

Actual (NSA) 82.5 : 87.0R: 87.8R: 114.5 : 95.0 : 102.8

% change -5.2 : -0.9R: -23.3R: 20.5 : -7.6 : -10.8

Permits Issued(*) 1,285 : 1,228 : 1,212 : 1,260 : 1,225 : 1,152

% change 4.6 : 1.3 : -3.8 : 2.9 : 6.3 : 0.7

Actual (NSA) 86.8 : 91.4 : 91.3 : 100.7 : 107.7 : 108.4

% change -5.0 : 0.1 : -9.3 : -6.5 : -0.6 : 14.0

Units Completed 1,047 : 1,109R: 1,213R: 1,059 : 992 : 1,034

% change -5.6 : -8.6R: 14.5R: 6.8 : -4.1 : -3.4

Actual (NSA) 72.1 : 104.4R: 100.0R: 96.7 : 90.2 : 98.0

% change -30.9 : 4.4R: 3.4R: 7.2 : -8.0 : 4.9

Under Constr 1,069 : 1,063R: 1,046R: 1,051 : 1,031 : 1,032

% change 0.6 : 1.6R: -0.5R: 1.9 : -0.1 : 0.5

Actual (NSA) 1,041.8 1,036.0R: 1,049.9R: 1,061.4 : 1,051.6 : 1,049.4

% change 0.6 : -1.3R: -1.1R: 0.9 : 0.2 : -0.1

EXISTING HOME SALES Jan Dec Nov Oct Sep Aug

Total Homes Sold tbr : 5,490 : 5,650R: 5,570 : 5,490 : 5,300

% change tbr : -2.8 : 1.4R: 1.5 : 3.6 : -1.5

Median Prices tbr : 232.2 : 234.4R: 234.1 : 235.3 : 239.9

Average Prices tbr : 274.0 : 276.6R: 275.5 : 277.1 : 282.0

S/F Homes Sold tbr : 4,880 : 4,970R: 4,970 : 4,880 : 4,670

% change tbr : -1.8 : 0.0R: 1.8 : 4.5 : -2.9

Median Prices tbr : 233.5 : 236.0R: 235.6 : 236.9 : 241.9

Average Prices tbr : 274.6 : 277.3R: 276.5 : 277.8 : 283.2

NEW S/F HOMES Jan Dec Nov Oct Sep Aug

Homes Sold tbr : 536 : 598R: 571R: 568R: 559

% change tbr : -10.4 : 4.7R: 0.5R: 1.6R: -10.1

Actual (NSA) tbr : 38 : 42R: 46R: 44R: 46

% change tbr : -9.5 : -8.7R: 4.5R: -4.3R: -14.8

Median Prices tbr : 322.5 : 309.2R: 301.8R: 323.7R: 302.4

Average Prices tbr : 384.0 : 365.2R: 339.9R: 372.8R: 364.7

FHLB Jan Dec Nov Oct Sep Aug

ARM Index tbr : 4.00 : 3.66 : 3.62 : 3.61 : 3.58

Write to Rodney Christian at csstat@dowjones.com

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