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New home sales in the United States up in July 2019 compared to last year

The estimated sales of new homes in the United States for the month of July 2019 was 635,000, compared to 609,000 for the same month the previous year.

Nearly 189,400 multi-family homes under construction in June in West

The total number of multi-family homes under construction in June in the West was 189,400, according to figures released jointly by the U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development.

Authorized construction of single-family homes in the West in June increases over same month last year

The total number of single-family homes authorized but not started in June 2019 for the United States’ West region was 22,700, compared to 22,400 for June 2018, according to figures released jointly by the U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development.

U.S. building material and supplies dealers report $30.2 billion in sales for June

The estimated sales for building material and supplies dealers for June 2019 was $30.2 billion, according to the U.S. Census Bureau's Advance Monthly Retail Trade and Food Services Survey.

Arizona collects $239 million in property tax revenue in Q1 2019

Arizona collected $239 million in property taxes during the 1st quarter of 2019, according to the U.S. Census Bureau’s Quarterly Summary of State and Local Taxes.

Approximately 635,000 homes sold in the United States in July 2019

The estimated sales of new homes in the United States for the month of July was 635,000

Arizona collects $41.4 million in corporations in general license in 2017

Of the $15.3 billion in taxes collected by Arizona in 2017, 0.3 percent, or, $41.4 million, came from corporations in general license, according to the U.S. Census Bureau’s Annual Survey of State Government Tax Collections (STC).

Arizona collects $37 million in hunting and fishing license in 2018

Of the $16.3 billion in taxes collected by Arizona in 2018, 0.2 percent, or, $37 million, came from hunting and fishing license, according to the U.S. Census Bureau’s Annual Survey of State Government Tax Collections (STC).

95 percent of applicants to Prescott College were admitted for fall 2018

At Prescott College, 66 percent of undergraduate students are traditional students - age 24 or younger - and 64 percent are female, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

The Pima Medical Institute-East Valley enrolls 340 undergrads

At the Pima Medical Institute-East Valley, 58 percent of undergraduate students are traditional students - age 24 or younger - and 89 percent are female, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Arizona Academy of Beauty-East enrolls 57 undergrads

At Arizona Academy of Beauty-East, 65 percent of undergraduate students are nontraditional students - age 25 or older - and 93 percent are female, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

84 percent of applicants to the University of Arizona were admitted for fall 2018

At the University of Arizona, 91 percent of undergraduate students are traditional students - age 24 or younger - and 52 percent are female, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Amusement and recreation construction spending up 4.4% from June 2018 to June 2019

Construction spending on amusement and recreation structures for June 2019 was estimated at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $27.77 billion, a 4.4 percent increase from the same period a year earlier, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report, which was released on Aug. 6.

$13.1 billion spent on public amusement and recreation construction in May 2019

Construction spending by the public sector on amusement and recreation structures for May 2019 was estimated at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $13.1 billion, according to the U.S. Census Bureau report which was released in August.

Professional and commercial equipment and supplies wholesalers report 1.1 percent increase in June inventories

Inventories held by professional and commercial equipment and supplies wholesalers in June were valued at $55.2 billion, an increase of 1.1 percent from the revised May 2019 level, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Lumber and other construction materials wholesalers report 1 percent increase in June inventories

Inventories held by lumber and other construction materials wholesalers in June were valued at $19.3 billion, an increase of 1 percent from the revised May 2019 level, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

OFFICE OF THE ARIZONA GOVERNOR DOUG DUCEY: Governor Ducey Names Carlton Woodruff Director Of The Arizona Department Of Revenue

Governor Doug Ducey today announced the appointment of Carlton Woodruff as the director of the Arizona Department of Revenue. Woodruff has served as interim director since December 2018.

Unfilled orders of nondefense aircraft and parts fall 0.5 percent in April

Unfilled orders for nondefense aircraft and parts decreased $3.12 billion, or 0.5 percent, to $590.62 billion in April, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report before released in August.

U.S. specialized freight trucking services report $23.7 billion in revenue for Q1 2019

Revenue for specialized freight trucking services across the U.S. was $23.7 billion for the 1st quarter of 2019.

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