In this Thursday, Oct. 11, 2012, photo, Ford Smith works on a new home under construction in Chicago. U.S. builders increased their spending on construction projects in October by the largest amount in five months, led by a surge in housing. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

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In this Thursday, Oct. 11, 2012, photo, Ford Smith works on a new home under construction in Chicago. U.S. builders increased their spending on construction projects in October by the largest amount in five months, led by a surge in housing.  (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)
In this Thursday, Oct. 11, 2012, photo, Ford Smith works on a new home under construction in Chicago. U.S. builders increased their spending on construction projects in October by the largest amount in five months, led by a surge in housing. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)
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