A newly constructed home available for sale is pictured in a new housing development area in Vista

 
A newly constructed home available for sale is pictured in a new housing development area in Vista
A newly constructed home available for sale is pictured in a new housing development area in Vista, California March 20, 2012. Permits for homebuilding neared a 3.5 -year high in February, suggesting a budding recovery in the housing market was still on track even though groundbreaking activity slipped. REUTERS/Mike Blake