New Building Permits Shoot Up To Highest Level Since 2009

Keywords

A construction worker carries lumber while working on new homes at... News PhotoBusiness,California,Carrying,Construction Industry,Development,Finance,Horizontal,New,Occupation,San Mateo County,Timber,USA,WorkingPhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2012 Getty ImagesSAN MATEO, CA - MARCH 20: A construction worker carries lumber while working on new homes at the Arbor Rose housing development on March 20, 2012 in San Mateo, California. The Commerce Department reported today that new building permits rose 5.1 percent in February, the highest since October 2008. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)