Industry Data + Research

While revenues surged to all-time high levels for the nation’s largest homebuilders, industry analysts agree that the third quarter witnessed a transition.

 

Building permits nationwide were issued at a seasonally-adjusted annual rate of 1.632 million units during July, an increase of a slight 0.4% from July 1998, but 0.5% lower than in June 1999. Through the first seven…

Through July of 1999, total housing permits issued in four of last year’s top 15 metropolitan areas for new housing were below the total for the first seven months of 1998. The decline was particularly steep in the…

Building permits nationwide were issued at a seasonally-adjusted annual rate of 1.621 million units during June, a 1.9% increase over the month and 5.9% above the total for June 1998. Through the first half of this year…
expand_less