Save US Housing Starts vs. Building Permits
Housing starts and building permits are two leading economic indicators. People only invest in the housing market when they have an optimistic outlook for it.
According to preliminary estimates, residential private investment takes up 3.51% of US GDP; residential private investment, furniture and relevant sales altogether account for 7% to 10% of GDP, which is significant.
US Housing Starts (SAAR, L)2021-011,580.00 k
US Building Permits (SAAR, L)2021-011,886.00 k
US Housing Starts (SAAR, YoY, R)2021-01-2.29 %