WASHINGTON — U.S. builders spent 0.8
November advance follows October's revised 0.9
The increase in spending by builders, along with a robust manufacturing report released separately Wednesday, underscores the solid momentum of the U.S. economy heading into the new year.
The November increase was led by a solid advance in homebuilding, which rose 1
Non-residential construction rebounded 0.9
Spending on transportation construction was up 3.7
Government construction posted a modest 0.2
Matt Ott, The Associated Press
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