New Housing Permits, Starts, & Completions April Of 2022

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Real Estate Agent with Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Crest CDRE #01044712

On May 18, 2022, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and the U.S. Census Bureau reported nationwide housing building permits declined 3.2% to 1,819,000 units in April of 2022 from 1,879,000 units in March of 2021, but higher 3.1% from 1,765,000 in April of 2020. Single family building permits decreased 4.6% to a rate of 1,110,000 units in April of 2022, from 1,163,000 units in March of 2021, and there were 656,000 multifamily building permits issued in April of 2021.

Nationwide housing starts down 0.2% to 1,724,000 units in April of 2021, from 1,728,000 units in March of 2021 but jumped 14.6% from 1,505,000 units in April of 2020. Single family starts dropped 7.3% to a rate of 1,100,000 units in April of 2021 from 1,187,000 in March of 2021, and there were 612,000 multifamily building starts in April of 2021.

Nationwide housing completions decreased 5.1% to 1,295,000 units in April of 2021 from 1,365,000 units in March of 2021, and fell 8.6% from 1,417,000 units in April of 2020. Single family completions lower 4.9% to a rate of 1,001,000 units in April of 2021, from 1,053,000 units in March of 2021, and there were 281,000 multifamily completions in April of 2021.

For complete more detailed information about U.S. Department of HUD and the U.S. Census Bureau on new housing permit, housing starts, housing completions request in April of 2021, please click HERE

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John Pusa

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Comments (8)

Roy Kelley
Realty Group Referrals - Gaithersburg, MD

Good Saturday morning, John.

Have an  outstanding weekend.

May 21, 2022 09:48 AM
Bill Salvatore - East Valley
Arizona Elite Properties - Chandler, AZ
Realtor - 602-999-0952 / em: golfArizona@cox.net

John,

Great information.  Thanks for sharing and have a wonderful day! bill

May 21, 2022 11:05 AM
John Pusa
Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Crest - Glendale, CA
Your All Time Realtor With Exceptional Service

Good Saturday afternoon Roy Kelley. Thank you, and have an  outstanding weekend too. Thanks for the comment.

May 21, 2022 04:31 PM
John Pusa
Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Crest - Glendale, CA
Your All Time Realtor With Exceptional Service

Hello Bill Salvatore - East Valley you are welcome, and glad you find the report very informative. Have a wonderful day too! Thanks for the comment.

May 21, 2022 04:32 PM
Roy Kelley
Realty Group Referrals - Gaithersburg, MD

Good Sunday morning, John.

I hope you are having an outstanding weekend.

May 22, 2022 04:47 AM
Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®
RE/MAX Platinum - Waukesha, WI
Giving Back With Each Home Sold!

Great information.  Thanks for sharing and enjoy your day!

May 22, 2022 06:37 AM
John Pusa
Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Crest - Glendale, CA
Your All Time Realtor With Exceptional Service

Good Sunday afternoon Roy Kelley. Thank you, and I hope you are having an outstanding weekend too. Thanks for the comment.

May 22, 2022 01:22 PM
John Pusa
Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Crest - Glendale, CA
Your All Time Realtor With Exceptional Service

Hello Kristin Johnston - REALTOR® you are welcome, and glad you find the report very informative. Enjoy your day too! Thanks for the comment.

May 22, 2022 01:23 PM