“By NPG DataQuest 4/20/12”
New construction single family permits increased 118% in March 2012 compared to February 2012 in the 5 county Dayton region which consists of Darke, Greene, Miami, Montgomery and Preble counties. Comparing March 2012 (83 permits) to March 2011 (65 permits), permits are up 28%. Comparing single family permits issued during the first quarter of 2012 (177) to the first quarter of 2011 (129), permits are up 36%. The 12 month trailing average for single family permits continued to rise to 59.6 permits monthly.
NPG DataQuest offers permit and closing information by school district, political jurisdiction, MLS area and zip code. In addition, on the ground activity is tracked for over 900 active subdivisions providing lot and home inventory status. For more details on this information, contact Maureen McDermott at (513) 404-6481.