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Census.gov, covid-19 new home, June 2020 Construction Stats, New Residential Construction, permits -

Building Permits Privately-owned housing units authorized by building permits in June were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1,241,000. This is 2.1 percent (±1.2 percent) above the revised May rate of 1,216,000, but is 2.5 percent (±1.7 percent) below the June 2019 rate of 1,273,000. Single-family authorizations in June were at a rate of 834,000; this is 11.8 percent (±2.0 percent) above the revised May figure of 746,000. Authorizations of units in buildings with five units or more were at a rate of 368,000 in June.

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Census.gov, housing stats, may 2020 report, New Construction, permits -

Release Number: CB20-90 Statement Regarding COVID-19 Impact: Due to recent events surrounding COVID-19, many governments and businesses are operating on a limited capacity or have ceased operations completely. The Census Bureau has monitored response and data quality and determined estimates in this release meet publication standards. For more information on the compilation of this month's report, see . June 17, 2020 - The U.S. Census Bureau and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development jointly announced the following new residential construction statistics for May 2020:   Building Permits Privately-owned housing units authorized by building permits in May were at...

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April 2020 Report, Census.gov, Covid-19 Update, New Construction -

Release Number: CB20-72 Statement Regarding COVID-19 Impact: Due to recent events surrounding COVID-19, many governments and businesses are operating on a limited capacity or have ceased operations completely. The Census Bureau has monitored response and data quality and determined estimates in this release meet publication standards. For more information on the compilation of this month's report, see . Notice of Revision:   With this release, unadjusted estimates of housing units authorized by building permits for January through December 2019 have been revised. Also, seasonally adjusted estimates of housing units authorized by building permits have been revised back to January 2014,...

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January 2020 Construction Stats, New Construction, Release Number: CB20‐26 -

February 19, 2020 ‐ The U.S. Census Bureau and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development jointly announced the following new residential construction statistics for January 2020:

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Privately‐owned housing units authorized by building permits in January were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1,551,000.  This is 9.2 percent (±2.1 percent) above the revised December rate of 1,420,000 and is 17.9 percent (±1.3 percent) above the January 2019 rate of 1,316,000.  Single‐family authorizations in January were at a rate of 987,000; this is 6.4 percent (±2.5 percent) above the revised December figure of 928,000.  Authorizations of units in buildings with five units or more were at a rate of 522,000 in January.

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August 2019 Statistics, New Residential Construction, Release number: CB19‐137 -

FOR RELEASE AT 8:30 AM EDT, WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 18, 2019  MONTHLY NEW RESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTION, AUGUST 2019  Release Number: CB19‐137  September 18, 2019 ‐

The U.S. Census Bureau and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development jointly  announced the following new residential construction statistics for August 2019:  

Building Permits  Privately‐owned housing units authorized by building permits in August were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of  1,419,000.  This is 7.7 percent (±1.2 percent) above the revised July rate of 1,317,000 and is 12.0 percent (±1.6  percent) above the August 2018 rate of 1,267,000.  Single‐family authorizations in August were at a rate of 866,000;  this is 4.5 percent (±0.8 percent) above the revised July figure of 829,000.  Authorizations of units in buildings with  five units or more were at a rate of 509,000 in August. 

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