St Louis area new home building permits on pace to beat 2011

saint-louis-real-estate-dennis-normanSt. Louis building permits issued for new homes continues on track to out perform 2011 in the largest counties in the area, according to a report just released by the Home Builders Association of St. Louis & Eastern Missouri.  According to the report, the counties of St Louis, St. Charles and Jefferson have all seen more single-family building permits issued YTD (through July) in 2012 than in 2011, and Franklin county is only 2 permits shy of where they were in 2011 at the same time. Continue reading “St Louis area new home building permits on pace to beat 2011

St. Louis area new home building permits up almost 30 percent from last year

saint-louis-real-estate-dennis-normanAccording to a report just released by the Home Builders Association of St. Louis (HBA), St Louis new home construction activity is on the rise!   The HBA report shows that there have been 1,275 permits issued for new homes through June of this year in St. Louis City and St. Louis, St. Charles, Jefferson and Franklin County which is an increase of 29 percent from last year at this time when there had been 989 total permits issued for new homes in the St. Louis area. Continue reading “St. Louis area new home building permits up almost 30 percent from last year

St Louis area single-family building permits on the rise in March; on course to beat last year

dennis-norman-st-louis-building-permits-issued-march-2012-hbaThe Home Builders Association of St. Louis & Eastern Missouri just released their single family building permit data for March 2012 which shows an increase in activity from March 2011 for most of the St. Louis area.  St. Louis City and County both saw declines in permit activity with 6 permits fewer issued total for the two than the year before,  but this was more than made up for by St. Charles County increase of 38 permits which helped bring the total permits for the 7 St. Louis Counties covered by the HBA report to 260 for the month, an increase of over 36 percent from March 2011 when there were 191 permits issued. Continue reading “St Louis area single-family building permits on the rise in March; on course to beat last year