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Costa Rica housing starts fall 15 percent

Thursday, July 7, 2016

Costa Rica’s Central Bank reports that housing starts fell 15 percent in the last quarter of 2015 compared to the same period a year earlier, led by a decline in housing targeting the middle-class.

For its part, the non-residential sector rose by 18 percent during the same period. Meanwhile, social housing projects  saw a record increase during the same period.

Source: Info-Europa