A total of 85,310 new housing units were calculated on issued permits for the entire state of California in 2013, with a breakdown of 36,878 total single-family units and 48,432 total multi-family units. Building activity increased across the board, proving 2013 to be a prosperous year for the construction industry.
But what's next for the years ahead? According to our source from the California Economic Forecast, 2014 will also be a banner year for the building industry.
The CHF|CIRB Annual Permit Summary report is also comprised of the most accurate, up-to-date construction statistics for January through December of 2013. The report consists of yearly residential and non-residential totals by county and detailed totals by city for this past year. Contact the Foundation at (916) 340-3340 or CHF-CIRB@mychf.org for more information.