Residential Permits (new construction) in Huntsville city limits:
In May, 94 housing units were permitted, all single-family units. The top tract for building permits last month was 109.01 (Hampton Cove), where 21 units were permitted. This is an 37.7% decrease over May 2015, when 151 housing units (36 multi- and 115 single-family) were permitted.
Residential Certificates of Occupancy (new construction) in Huntsville city limits:
98 housing units were granted certificates of occupancy (CO’s), including 74 single- and 24 multi-family units. The top tract for CO’s in the month of May was 109.01 (Hampton Cove) where 29 housing units were added, all single-family. This is a 21% decrease over May 2015, when 124 housing units (79 single-family and 45 multi-family) were granted CO’s.