New Residential Construction

New Residential Construction reports contains the first available preliminary monthly estimates of the number of housing units started, authorized but not started, under construction, and completed. Revised figures for previous months are also included. Data are shown by type of structure at the national level and by Census Region. Quarterly data on selected characteristics of housing units started and completed are included. This report also contains the Building Permits Survey which provides data on the number of new housing units authorized by building permits.

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US Housing Starts MoM

Current (Dec 2020) Previous (Nov 2020) % Chg Prev % Chg 1Y
5.77% 3.14% 83.81% -63.40%

Major New Residential Construction Indicators

Indicator Period Value % Chg Prev
Midwestern US New Housing Permits (NSA) Dec 2020 16.10K -4.17%
Midwestern US New Housing Permits: 1 Unit (NSA) Dec 2020 10.20K -0.97%
Northeastern US New Housing Permits (NSA) Dec 2020 12.70K 1.60%
Northeastern US New Housing Permits: 1 Unit (NSA) Dec 2020 5.40K 5.88%
Southern US New Housing Permits (NSA) Dec 2020 66.70K 8.46%
Southern US New Housing Permits: 1 Unit (NSA) Dec 2020 51.20K 12.53%
US Building Permits (NSA) Dec 2020 134.10K 11.75%
US Building Permits MoM Dec 2020 4.53% -23.21%
US Housing Completed (SAAR) Dec 2020 1.417M 15.86%
US Housing Completed MoM (SAAR) Dec 2020 15.86%
US Housing Completed: 1 Unit (SAAR) Dec 2020 984.00K 10.19%
US Housing Completed: 1 Unit MoM (SAAR) Dec 2020 10.19% 799.8%
US Housing Completed: 5 Units or More (SAAR) Dec 2020 422.00K 32.29%
US Housing Starts (SAAR) Dec 2020 1.669M 5.77%
US Housing Starts MoM (SAAR) Dec 2020 5.77% 83.81%
US Housing Starts: 1 Unit (SAAR) Dec 2020 1.338M 11.97%
US Housing Starts: 1 Unit MoM (SAAR) Dec 2020 11.97% 781.8%
US Housing Starts: 5 Units or More (SAAR) Dec 2020 312.00K -15.22%
US New Housing Permits: 5 Units or More (NSA) Dec 2020 41.70K 14.25%
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Related Indicator Reports

Report Last Updated
New Residential Construction Jan 21, 08:33 EST
HARPEX Jan 19, 10:02 EST
Canada Housing Information Monthly Jan 19, 08:32 EST
Construction Spending Jan 4, 10:00 EST
Construction Starts Statistics Survey Dec 29, 12:02 EST
Canada Building Permits Dec 24, 08:35 EST
Boston Fed Construction Contracts Dec 21, 10:00 EST

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