Saturday, December 7, 2013
Maine by the numbers
A daily snapshot of the state's economy
New Building Permits for October
Number of new building permits for single-family units in October 2013
Number in October 2012
Source: U.S. Census
News from May 25, 2013
Farmers take notice as demand sustains high prices for corn and soybeans.
But investors find support from a stronger-than-forecast report on U.S. demand for big-ticket purchases.
SoftBank hopes to close the Sprint Nextel transaction by July 1 but needs federal approval.