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New Construction

New Housing Characteristics

These reports show market demand data for residential new home building products, average per-home purchase data, market size, and a five-year forecast for the new residential construction industry. The New Housing Characteristics report contains a summary of new home attributes broken down by Starter, Move-up, and Luxury homes in each of the 50 states. Market shares are also reported separately for each of 32 geographic areas of the United States and Multifamily dwellings for each of the nine Census Divisions. Product categories reported include:

ALL SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED HOMES
  • Builders in Sample
  • Units in Sample
  • Average Square Feet of Finished Floor
  • Average Sales Price Including Land
  • Average Lot Size in Square Feet
  • Average SF of Finished Basement
  • Percent Homes w/Finished Basement
STARTER HOMES
  • Builders in Sample
  • Units in Sample
  • Average Square Feet of Finished Floor 
  • Average Sales Price Including Land
  • Average Lot Size in Square Feet
  • Average SF of Finished Basement
  • Percent Homes w/Finished Basement
MOVE-UP HOMES
  • Builders in Sample
  • Units in Sample
  • Average Square Feet of Finished Floor
  • Average Sales Price Including Land
  • Average Lot Size in Square Feet
  • Average SF of Finished Basement
  • Percent Homes w/Finished Basement
LUXURY HOMES
  • Builders in Sample
  • Units in Sample
  • Average Square Feet of Finished Floor 
  • Average Sales Price Including Land
  • Average Lot Size in Square Feet
  • Average SF of Finished Basement
  • Percent Homes w/Finished Basement
AGGREGATION BY TYPE
  • Starter
  • Move-up
  • Luxury
TYPE OF FOUNDATION – ALL HOMES
  • Full basement
  • Partial basement & crawl space
  • Partial basement & slab
  • Crawl space, continuous wall
  • Slab
  • Piers
NUMBER OF STORIES – ALL HOMES
  • One
  • Two
  • Three
GARAGES – ALL HOMES
  • One car garages
  • Two car garages
  • Three or more car garages
  • One car carport
  • Two car carport
  • No garage
AVERAGE NUMBER OF ROOMS – ALL HOMES
  • Bedrooms
  • Full or 3/4 Bathrooms
  • Half Bathrooms
  • Total Rooms
  • Closets
AVERAGE UNITS PER BUILDER
  • All Single-Family Detached Homes
TYPE OF FOUNDATION – STARTER HOMES
  • Full basement
  • Partial basement & crawl space
  • Partial basement & slab
  • Crawl space, continuous wall
  • Slab
  • Piers
NUMBER OF STORIES – STARTER HOMES
  • One
  • Two
  • Three
GARAGES – STARTER HOMES
  • One car garages
  • Two car garages
  • Three or more car garages
  • One car carport
  • Two car carport
  • No garage
AVERAGE NUMBER OF ROOMS – STARTER HOMES
  • Bedrooms
  • Full or 3/4 Bathrooms
  • Half Bathrooms
  • Total Rooms
  • Closets
TYPE OF FOUNDATION – MOVE-UP HOMES
  • Full basement
  • Partial basement & crawl space
  • Partial basement & slab
  • Crawl space, continuous wall
  • Slab
  • Piers
NUMBER OF STORIES – MOVE-UP HOMES
  • One
  • Two
  • Three
GARAGES – MOVE-UP HOMES
  • One car garages
  • Two car garages
  • Three or more car garages
  • One car carport
  • Two car carport
  • No garage
AVERAGE NUMBER OF ROOMS – MOVE-UP HOMES
  • Per Home
  • Bedrooms
  • Full or 3/4 Bathrooms
  • Half Bathrooms
  • Total Rooms
  • Closets
TYPE OF FOUNDATION – LUXURY HOMES
  • Full basement
  • Partial basement & crawl space
  • Partial basement & slab
  • Crawl space, continuous wall
  • Slab
  • Piers
NUMBER OF STORIES – LUXURY HOMES
  • One
  • Two
  • Three
GARAGES – LUXURY HOMES
  • One car garages
  • Two car garages
  • Three or more car garages
  • One car carport
  • Two car carport
  • No garage
AVERAGE NUMBER OF ROOMS – LUXURY HOMES
  • Bedrooms
  • Full or 3/4 Bathrooms
  • Half Bathrooms
  • Total Rooms
  • Closets
DISTRIBUTION BY SIZE OF BUILDER – ALL HOMES
  • 1 to 10 homes
  • 11 to 25 homes
  • 26 to 100 homes
  • Over 100 homes
 

ALL MULTIFAMILY HOMES

  • Builders in Sample
  • Units in Sample
  • Average Square Feet of Finished Floor
  • Average Sales Price Including Land

TOWNHOUSES (SINGLE-FAMILY ATTACHED)

  • Builders in Sample
  • Units in Sample
  • Average Square Feet of Finished Floor
  • Average Sales Price Including Land
  • Average Lot Size in Square Feet
  • Average SF of Finished Basement
  • Percent Homes w/Finished Basement

APARTMENTS

  • Builders in Sample
  • Units in Sample
  • Average Square Feet of Finished Floor
  • Average Sales Price Including Land

AGGREGATION BY TYPE

  • Townhouses
  • Apartments

DISTRIBUTION BY SIZE OF BUILDER

  • 1 to 10 homes
  • 11 to 25 homes
  • 26 to 100 homes
  • Over 100 homes

TYPE OF FOUNDATION – ALL MULTIFAMILY DWELLINGS

  • Full basement
  • Partial basement & crawl space
  • Partial basement & slab
  • Crawl space, continuous wall
  • Slab
  • Piers

NUMBER OF STORIES – ALL MULTIFAMILY DWELLINGS

  • One
  • Two
  • Three
  • Four

GARAGES – ALL MULTIFAMILY DWELLINGS

  • One car garage
  • Two car garage
  • Three or more car garages
  • One car carport
  • Two car carport
  • No garage or carport

AVERAGE NUMBER OF ROOMS – ALL MULTIFAMILY DWELLINGS

  • Bedrooms
  • Full or 3/4 Bathrooms
  • Half Bathrooms
  • Total Rooms
  • Closets

AVERAGE UNITS PER BUILDER

  • All Multifamily Homes

TYPE OF FOUNDATION – TOWNHOUSES

  • Full basement
  • Partial basement & crawl space
  • Partial basement & slab
  • Crawl space, continuous wall
  • Slab
  • Piers

NUMBER OF STORIES – TOWNHOUSES

  • One
  • Two
  • Three
  • Four

GARAGES - TOWNHOUSES

  • One car garage
  • Two car garage
  • Three or more car garages
  • One car carport
  • Two car carport
  • No garage or carport

AVERAGE NUMBER OF ROOMS – TOWNHOUSES

  • Bedrooms
  • Full or 3/4 Bathrooms
  • Half Bathrooms
  • Total Rooms
  • Closets

TYPE OF FOUNDATION – APARTMENTS

  • Full basement
  • Partial basement & crawl space
  • Partial basement & slab
  • Crawl space, continuous wall
  • Slab
  • Piers

NUMBER OF STORIES – APARTMENTS

  • One
  • Two
  • Three
  • Four

GARAGES – APARTMENTS

  • One car garage
  • Two car garage
  • Three or more car garages
  • One car carport
  • Two car carport
  • No garage or carport

AVERAGE NUMBER OF ROOMS – APARTMENTS

  • Bedrooms
  • Full or 3/4 Bathrooms
  • Half Bathrooms
  • Total Rooms
  • Closets