Residential Permits (new construction) in Huntsville city limits:
In December, 114 housing units were permitted, 78 single- and 36 multi-family. The top tract for building permits last month was 212 (Greenbrier), where 36 units were permitted each, all multi-family. This is a 13% decrease over December 2015, when 131 housing units (71 single- and 60 multi-family) were permitted.
Residential Certificates of Occupancy (new construction) in Huntsville city limits:
104 housing units were granted certificates of occupancy (CO’s), including 103 single- and 1 multi-family unit. The top tract for CO’s in the month of December was 109.01 (Hampton Cove) where 31 housing units were added, all single-family. This is a 65.3% decrease over December 2015, when 300 housing units (77 single- and 223 multi-family) were granted CO’s.