A look at the leading home builders driving new construction in Florida during the month of August 2020
Last week, we reviewed new residential construction permit data for Florida during the month of August, where we reported approximately 7,660 new residential construction permits on record with HBW. This week, we are taking a closer look at the leading home builders driving new construction across the Sunshine State.
From a broad view and across the five major regions reviewed (Tampa, Southwest, Orlando, Southeast, Jacksonville), D.R. Horton and Lennar Homes continue to dominate the market, having 1,166 and 830 new residential construction permits on record for the one-month period respectively.
Here is a closer look at leading contractors by Florida region, as based on total new residential construction permits for the month of August 2020:
Out of the nearly 220 active contractors with new permits on record last month, the following ranked as the top five for total new permits:
|2-The Villages of Lake Sumter||149|
Last month, there were approximately 250 contractors with housing starts on record with HBW for the southwestern region of Florida, and the following ranked as top five for highest volume of new permits.
|5-Neal Communities of SW FL||102|
Out of the 200 contractors with new residential construction activity on record in the Orlando area last month, the following ranked as the top five for total new permits:
In the southeastern region of the state, there were 165 active home builders with new construction activity on record last month, and the following ranked as the top five for total new permits:
|3-GL Building Corp||99|
Last month, there were more than 130 home builders with new construction activity on record in the Jacksonville area, and the following ranked as the top five for total new permits:
|3-Dream Finders Home||192|
|5-American Classic Homes||97|
To gain more information on the builders, homeowners and permits for the construction activity above, check out HBW for your copy of the latest construction data reports. To gain access to the HBW database and receive custom and detailed reports on the latest residential and commercial building activity in Florida, Georgia, Texas, Alabama, and Oklahoma, please contact HBW for details.