Residential Permits (new construction) in Huntsville city limits:
In August, 88 housing units were permitted, all single-family. The top tract for building permits last month was 106.12 (72 West), where 23 units were permitted. This is a 62.9% decrease over August 2015, when 237 housing units (99 single- and 138 multi-family) were permitted.
Residential Certificates of Occupancy (new construction) in Huntsville city limits:
160 housing units were granted certificates of occupancy (CO’s), including 72 single- and 88 multi-family units. The top tract for CO’s in the month of August was 109.01 (Hampton Cove) where 94 housing units were added, 22 single- and 72 multi-family. This is a 23.4% decrease over August 2015, when 209 housing units (91 single- and 118 multi-family) were granted CO’s.