A View From the Top – Texas Residential Construction in November

From home builders with the most housing starts to areas with the highest concentration of new home construction, here is look at the top builders and areas in Texas last month. While November wasn’t a record-breaking month for new residential … Continue reading

HBW Report: New Swimming Pool Construction in Texas through Q3

Through the third quarter of this year, Texas has experienced a 3% year-over-year increase in swimming pool construction. With close to 6,100 swimming pool starts through the third quarter of 2017, Texas is gaining on last year’s pool construction figures … Continue reading

HBW Report: Texas New Residential Construction October 2017

Last month, new residential construction in Texas resulted in 6,150 new permits being added to the HBW database.  Out of the nearly $1.5B total value in housing starts, the highest value of new construction remained in Dallas where the average … Continue reading

Texas Report: New Residential Construction – August 2017

Last week, we reviewed the latest on new swimming pool construction in Texas based on HBW’s construction permit reports.  This week, we have used the same reports for finding out where new residential construction is taking off in Texas.  Out … Continue reading

Texas Residential Construction 2nd Quarter Review

HBW Report: New Residential Construction Permits in Texas through Q2-2017 Through the first half of this year, Texas is ahead of 2016 in new residential construction.  With more than 36.2k housing starts on file with HBW this year, Texas has … Continue reading

Texas New Swimming Pool Construction Report – May 2017

A review and report on the latest swimming pool construction in Texas for the month of May. With the summer temperatures rising, so do the new swimming pool permits and leads with HBW.  In May, more than 800 new swimming … Continue reading

Texas Residential Construction from the Top

From top builders to top counties for housing starts, here’s a quick look at Texas residential construction for the month of May. May was an exceptional month for new residential construction in Texas.  Out of the four major metropolitan areas … Continue reading

Texas Home Builders Review – April 2017

Out of the nearly 5,500 housing starts in Texas last April, D.R. Horton remained at the top in the Lone Star State. During the month of April, the four major metro areas of Texas had a combined total of nearly … Continue reading

Texas Quarterly Residential Construction Report Q1-2017

In the first quarter of 2017, Texas was ahead of last year by 6% in new residential construction, and Houston is leading the way. This week is the week of quarterly reviews.  Most recently we explored the state of new … Continue reading

Texas Residential Construction Report – February 2017

New residential construction in Texas has been on the rise since the start of the year, as the Lone Star State experienced close to a 25% month-over-month increase in February. A new report by Fitch Ratings recently suggested that the … Continue reading