Thousands Of Units, Percent Change Year To Year. Thousands Of Units, Percent Change Year To Year. Related Links: A Stalled Recovery Ready To Rev Up Residential construction will rebound 33% next year and another 47% in 2012, following this year’s disappointing 8% gain, according to a forecast by the National Association of Home Builders. Washington, D.C. Despite the large percentage gains projected for the next two years, NAHB predicts single-family housing in 2012 still will be well below 2006’s peak year. NAHB predicts a similar scenario for multifamily housing, with that market making steady gains through the next few years
The 2016 Summer Olympics boating and swimming events have put an international spotlight on what has been a long-running problem in Rio de Janeiro—untreated sewage and trash are clogging up major bays and waterways.