Of the 483,000 single-family homes completed in 2012:
The average single-family house completed was 2,505 square feet.
Of the 245,000 multifamily units started in 2012, 17,000 were age-restricted.
Of the 166,000 multifamily units completed in 2012:
The average square footage of multifamily units built for sale was 1,626.
Of the 9,000 multifamily buildings completed in 2012:
Of the 368,000 single-family homes sold in 2012:
The average sales price of new single-family homes sold was $292,200, compared with the average price of $267,900 in 2011.
The average price per square foot for new single-family homes sold was $86.30. Regionally, the Northeast had the highest average price at $122.60 per square foot.
The average new single-family home sold was built on a lot of 15,634 square feet.
82,000 contractor-built single-family houses were started in 2012.
The average contract price was $270,500.
Note: the estimates shown here are based on sample surveys and are subject to sampling variability as well as nonsampling error.
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