Delaware building permits: October 2018


Delaware issued 569 building permits for privately owned housing during October, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau.

Economists follow building permits closely because they can be a barometer of economic activity with higher numbers signaling a surge in economic growth or lower numbers raising concerns of a coming downturn. Higher numbers can also indicate job expansion in the construction industry and more demand for related home products, such as appliances and furnishings.

Nationwide, 112,566 building permits for privately owned housing were issued in October.

Building permits issued in Delaware in October
1 Unit
2 Units
3 and 4 Units
5 Units or More
Total
521
14
4
30
569

Source: US Census Bureau

Want to get notified whenever we write about State of Delaware ?

Sign-up Next time we write about State of Delaware, we'll email you a link to the story. You may edit your settings or unsubscribe at any time.

Organizations in this Story

State of Delaware

More News

Metro Business Network