Washington, DC

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Washington, DC - Building permit application activity

year-on-year change in residential
new construction activity
year-on-year change in residential
remodeling and maintenance activity
As of December 2015, permitting of residential new construction in Washington increased by 134% relative to December 2014 (i.e. year-over-year). Permitting of residential remodeling in Washington decreased by 19% over the same period. The indices shown in the chart are not seasonally adjusted.

Remodeling and construction in Washington are regulated by the Washington Department of Consumer and Regulatory Affairs.

Recent Building Permits in Washington