Here's a switch: Some economists blame the weather for the good results in the June housing...

|By:, SA News Editor

Here's a switch: Some economists blame the weather for the good results in the June housing report - "a reflection of good weather facilitating catch-up activity after the late Easter and severe storms depressed construction in previous months,” one warns. The weather affects housing permits much less than starts, and those were flat at the 13th lowest reading on record.