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January 2019 – Monthly Development Review

Published on February 12, 2019

BOCAR Development

New office buildings topped the list of non-residential building permits issued in January. Residential permits increased year-over-year.

Residential Permits (new construction) in Huntsville city limits:

In January, 127 housing units were permitted, all single-family. The top tract for building permits last month was 109.01 (Hampton Cove), where 34 units were permitted. This is a 35.1% increase over January 2018, when 94 housing units (all single-family) were permitted.

Residential Certificates of Occupancy (new construction) in Huntsville city limits:

87 housing units were granted certificates of occupancy (CO’s), all single-family. The top tract for CO’s in the month of January was 109.01 where 23 housing units were added. This is an 18.7% decrease from January 2018, when 107 housing units (71 single- and 36 multi-family) were granted CO’s.

Non-Residential Permits Over $100,000 in Huntsville city limits

Orange: Contract amount greater than $1 Million
Green:  Contract amount between $500,000-$999,999
Blue: Contract amount between $100,000-$499,999
Contract amounts are approximated. Data source: City of Huntsville Inspections Department


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