lumberNorth Dakota Building Permit Reports are the culmination of building permit reports from various cities and counties across the state using 2014 Permit data that NDAB was able to compile with available resources. Year over year data will be a bit spotty for a few months, as our office was closed at this time last year and no reports were compiled.


houseframeUpdated  Economic Forecasts – the latest national forecasts of home sales, housing starts, and interest rates. Updated

Updated  Housing Market Index (HMI) – NAHB measures the strength of the single-family housing market each month through nationwide surveys of members.

Updated  Housing Opportunity Index (HOI) – indicator of home affordability in metropolitan areas nationwide.

Updated  Remodeling Market Index (RMI) – information on demand and future expectations on alterations, additions, and repairs on existing homes.

Updated  Construction Statisticsincluding Housing Starts Permit Data, Home-ownership Rates, Characteristics of New Single-Family and Multifamily Homes and Employment Data

Updated  North Dakota Housing Factsthe latest statistics on affortdable housing from the North Dakota Housing Finance Agency.

Updated  Home Sales and Prices – timely sales and price data for new and existing homes.

Updated State and Local Data – housing permits, employment, and other economic and housing data available at the local level.

Updated Building Materials – information about the types and costs of materials used to build homes.

Updated Consumer Preferences – NAHB’s nationwide surveys of recent and prospective home buyers and their preferences.