Builder confidence in the market for newly built, single-family homes in May fell one point to 45 from a revised April reading of 46 on the Housing Market Index.
OSHA is also planning a National Safety Stand-Down event for next month.
Vancouver banning doorknobs in favor of levers; Colorado county doing the opposite in favor of safety
National Council for Occupational Safety and Health concerned about falls, silica dust exposure
Solar battery systems would be treated as net-metered solar systems under the proposed decision
Monthly and quarterly price growth normal, but annual growth at lowest rate in 11 months; rents increased 4.5 percent nationally year-over-year
Compared with the first quarter of 2013, the single-family index increased 4 points to a level of 50, which is the 10th consecutive quarter of year-over-year improvements.
Superstorm Sandy prompted change to include maps with coloring to represent depth of flash floods.
Disagreements arise over regulatory powers and lending in disadvantaged communities, among other issues.
A new interpretation of state law could mean an extra $152 a year in taxes on solar panels