Vol. 3 Issue 3 – reflecting statistical data from February – can be viewed by visiting DHCD’s website at Mdhousing.org or by clicking here to download a PDF version.
Building permits are a leading indicator of construction activity. Overall, they were up by more than 28 percent over last February., including a decrease of 32.5 percent for single family permits and an increase of 394.5 percent for multifamily permits.
Maryland Housing Beat is an in-depth review of housing-related data compiled by DHCD’s Office of Research and Statistical Analysis from a broad range of sources, including the National Association of Realtors and the Maryland Association of Realtors; Freddie Mac; the Mortgage Bankers Association and RealtyTrac. Maryland Housing Beat is a monthly publication of DHCD’s Office of Communications and Marketing.