US Building Permits MoM:

2.06% for Jun 2020
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US Building Permits MoM is at 2.06%, compared to 14.07% last month and -4.86% last year. This is higher than the long term average of 0.20%.

US Building Permits MoM measures the month over month percent change in building permits in the US, where a building permit is the legal authorization to work on new private housing units. A positive month over month change usually reflects optimism in the US housing market, whereas a negative change usually reflects pessimism in the US housing market. Between 2006 and 2009, the monthly percent change in building permits saw significant declines. The overall housing market and economy reflected similar sentiments.

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June 30, 2020 2.06%
May 31, 2020 14.07%
April 30, 2020 -21.39%
March 31, 2020 -5.70%
Feb. 29, 2020 -6.38%
Jan. 31, 2020 5.42%
Dec. 31, 2019 -3.51%
Nov. 30, 2019 0.47%
Oct. 31, 2019 4.59%
Sept. 30, 2019 -2.31%
Aug. 31, 2019 7.69%
July 31, 2019 7.31%
June 30, 2019 -4.86%
May 31, 2019 0.60%
April 30, 2019 0.23%
March 31, 2019 1.69%
Feb. 28, 2019 -0.84%
Jan. 31, 2019 -1.35%
Dec. 31, 2018 1.14%
Nov. 30, 2018 4.10%
Oct. 31, 2018 -1.78%
Sept. 30, 2018 2.54%
Aug. 31, 2018 -5.48%
July 31, 2018 1.06%
June 30, 2018 -0.98%
   
May 31, 2018 -4.11%
April 30, 2018 -1.35%
March 31, 2018 5.00%
Feb. 28, 2018 -3.25%
Jan. 31, 2018 6.46%
Dec. 31, 2017 -1.07%
Nov. 30, 2017 -2.59%
Oct. 31, 2017 6.98%
Sept. 30, 2017 -4.11%
Aug. 31, 2017 4.78%
July 31, 2017 -4.71%
June 30, 2017 9.29%
May 31, 2017 -3.98%
April 30, 2017 -1.88%
March 31, 2017 2.48%
Feb. 28, 2017 -6.09%
Jan. 31, 2017 5.23%
Dec. 31, 2016 1.12%
Nov. 30, 2016 -2.12%
Oct. 31, 2016 0.00%
Sept. 30, 2016 6.78%
Aug. 31, 2016 0.84%
July 31, 2016 -0.75%
June 30, 2016 0.17%
May 31, 2016 2.58%

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Stats

Last Value 2.06%
Latest Period Jun 2020
Last Updated Jul 17 2020, 08:32 EDT
Next Release Aug 18 2020, 08:30 EDT
Long Term Average 0.20%
Value from 1 Year Ago -4.86%
Change from 1 Year Ago N/A
Frequency Monthly
Unit Percent
Adjustment Seasonally Adjusted
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Notes: Seasonally adjusted annual rate. Formerly 'US New Housing Permits'

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