United States Building Permits 1960-2014 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Building Permits in the United States increased to 1031 Thousand in September of 2014 from 1003 Thousand in August of 2014. Building Permits in the United States averaged 1364.55 Thousand from 1960 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 2419 Thousand in December of 1972 and a record low of 513 Thousand in March of 2009. Building Permits in the United States is reported by the U.S. Census Bureau.

   
 
 

United States Building Permits


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
1031.00 1003.00 2419.00 513.00 1960 - 2014 Thousand Monthly
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Calendar GMT Country Event Reference Actual Previous Consensus Forecast
2014-07-17 01:30 PM United States
Building Permits
Jun 2014 963K 1005K (R) 1040K 1022.7K
2014-08-19 01:30 PM United States
Building Permits
Jul 2014 1052K 973K 1000K 1006.8K
2014-09-18 01:30 PM United States
Building Permits
Aug 2014 998K 1057K 1045K 1045K
2014-10-17 01:30 PM United States
Building Permits
Sep 2014 1018K 1003K (R) 1030K 1014.3K
2014-11-19 01:30 PM United States
Building Permits
Oct 2014 1031K 1021.6K


United States Housing Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Housing Index 0.50 0.20 1.42 -1.72 Percent [+]
Building Permits 1031.00 1003.00 2419.00 513.00 Thousand [+]
Housing Starts 1017.00 957.00 2494.00 478.00 Thousand [+]
New Home Sales 467.00 466.00 1389.00 270.00 Thousand [+]
Pending Home Sales 1.00 -2.20 30.00 -24.50 Percent [+]
Existing Home Sales 5170.00 5050.00 7250.00 1370.00 Thousand [+]
Construction Spending -0.80 1.20 5.87 -4.77 Percent [+]
Nahb Housing Market Index 54.00 59.00 78.00 8.00 Index Points [+]
Mortgage Rate 4.13 4.33 10.56 3.47 Percent [+]
Mortgage Applications -6.60 -0.20 48.10 -38.80 Percent [+]
Case Shiller Home Price Index 173.68 173.34 206.52 100.00 Index Points [+]