Last month, there were approximately 8,445 new residential construction permits added to the HBW database for Florida; this figure reflects nearly double the number of permits on record for the Sunshine State in March.
Out of the five regions included in the report (Southwest, Tampa, Orlando, Southeast, Jacksonville), the greatest concentration of new construction took place in the Tampa area (2,462 permits), while the highest average value of construction could be found in the southeastern region of the state (average value: $349,983).
Here is a breakdown of new residential construction permit data on record with HBW for Florida (and by region) during the month of April 2023:
Total # of Permits: 2,462
Average Value of Construction: $272,075
Top Counties for New Home Construction: Polk County (662 permits); Pasco County (653 permits)
Total # of Permits: 2,166
Average Value of Construction: $308,766
Top Counties for New Construction: Lee County (764 permits); Manatee County (448 permits)
Total # of Permits: 1,802
Average Value of Construction: $327,051
Top Counties for New Construction: Brevard County (554 permits); Orange County (511 permits)
Total # of Permits: 1,109
Average Value of Construction: $280,632
Top Counties for New Construction: St. Johns County (362 permits); Duval County (326 permits)
Total # of Permits: 905
Average Value of Construction: $349,983
Top Counties for New Construction: St. Lucie County (344 permits); Palm Beach County (237 permits)
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