Section I

Construction

This section presents annual data on California building permits issued for housing units, and the valuation of building permits issued for both residential and nonresidential units. Annual figures by county are also included. The sources of construction statistics are Security Pacific National Bank (through 1986) and the Construction Industry Research Board. The data on housing characteristics are provided by the US Bureau of the Census and the California Department of Finance. The California Association of Realtors is the source for the existing home sales price data.

Each table is available in Microsoft EXCEL format.

Tables

Table I-1 — Owner-Occupied Housing Value, California

Table I-2 — Contract Rent, California

Table I-3 — Residential Construction Authorized by Permits, Number of Units and Valuation, California

Table I-4 — Nonresidential Construction Authorized by Permits, Valuation, California

Table I-5 — Residential Construction Authorized by Permits, Units and Valuation, California and Counties

Table I-6 — Residential Construction Authorized by Permits, Units, California and Counties

Table I-7 — Nonresidential Construction Authorized by Permits, Valuation, by Sector, California and Counties

Table I-8 — Nonresidential Construction Authorized by Permits, Valuation, California and Counties

Table I-9 —  Population and Housing Characteristics, Decennial Census, California and Counties

Table I-10 — Population and Housing Characteristics, Department of Finance Estimates, California and Counties 

Table I-11 — Median Sales Price of Existing Single-Family Homes, California and Regions

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