U.S. Department of Commerce

Survey of Market Absorption of Apartments (SOMA)



Second Quarter 2001

Table 11. Apartments Completed in Buildings With Five Units or More:
          1995 to 2000
(Details may not sum to totals because of rounding.)

                        Total               Unfurnished
   Quarter of      apartments   Standard     apartments   Standard
   completion       completed     error*      completed     error*

           2001
January-March\p        60,900      3,440         43,500     2,970

           2000
October-December       73,800      3,340       \r54,100     3,160
July-September         87,800      3,200       \r65,800     3,790
April-June             72,800      3,690       \r56,700     3,560
January-March          65,600      4,240         49,700     3,450

      1999
October-December       75,900      4,600         58,300     3,400
July-September         85,500      4,070         65,200     3,580
April-June             72,400      4,400         55,700     4,290
January-March          58,000      4,550         46,700     4,450

      1998
October-December       67,900      3,560         48,800     3,350
July-September         78,100      5,780         60,900     5,310
April-June             70,000      3,150         54,900     2,980
January-March          57,900      3,380         45,200     3,090

      1997
October-December       72,700      3,950         55,200     3,810
July-September         66,300      3,280         51,400     3,880
April-June             57,300      3,970         44,200     4,090
January-March          50,800      2,570         38,400     2,530

      1996
October-December       62,700      2,590         43,200     4,320
July-September         71,000      2,870         53,700     2,850
April-June             66,100      4,050         50,700     4,070
January-March          51,600      2,610         43,700     2,990

      1995
October-December       58,900      2,980         45,600     3,200
July-September         65,300      2,510         48,000     2,290
April-June             51,200      2,760         35,900     2,360
January-March          37,000      2,270         25,500     2,270


                    Furnished              Condominiums/
   Quarter of      apartments   Standard   Cooperatives   Standard
   completion       completed     error*      completed     error*

           2001
January-March\p           (Z)        (Z)         11,500     1,750

           2000
October-December          100        (Z)        \r9,900     1,390
July-September          1,100        600        \r9,800     1,580
April-June              1,200        610          8,400     1,270
January-March             400        300          8,100     1,440

      1999
October-December          600        370          9,200     1,990
July-September          5,300      2,030         10,500     2,840
April-June              1,500      1,140          8,500     1,210
January-March             300        210          6,000     1,150

      1998
October-December        1,200        680         10,400     3,150
July-September          1,400        460          9,800     2,840
April-June                100          5          6,900       900
January-March             300         15          7,300     1,540

      1997
October-December          400         20          9,800     2,290
July-September          1,600        620          7,400     1,560
April-June                400        130          9,200     1,690
January-March             500        320          9,500     2,540

      1996
October-December          500        290         14,200     4,020
July-September          1,500        750         10,600     1,540
April-June                400        300          6,400       850
January-March             (Z)        (Z)          5,600       840

      1995
October-December          300        250          9,400     1,790
July-September          1,400        620         10,100     1,290
April-June                (Z)        (Z)          9,600     1,750
January-March             (Z)        (Z)          7,200     1,190


                    Federally
                   subsidized                 1/  Other
   Quarter of      apartments   Standard     apartments   Standard
   completion       completed     error*      completed     error*

           2001
January-March\p         3,700        850          2,200       550

           2000
October-December      \r6,900      1,200          2,700     1,290
July-September          7,100      1,180          4,100     1,450
April-June              3,800        850        \r2,700     1,460
January-March           6,500      3,250            800       190

      1999
October-December        3,100        570          4,800     2,880
July-September          3,300        860          1,100       370
April-June              4,800      1,350          1,900       690
January-March           2,400        520          2,600       820

      1998
October-December        5,200      1,590          2,300       760
July-September          4,200      1,100          1,700       380
April-June              6,600      1,900          1,500       300
January-March           4,000      2,490          1,100       200

      1997
October-December        4,400      1,350          2,900     1,280
July-September          4,900      2,240          1,100       210
April-June              3,100        780            400        90
January-March           1,800        270            700       160

      1996
October-December        3,400        830          1,400       480
July-September          4,200      1,870            900       200
April-June              5,400      2,080          3,200     1,950
January-March           1,300        310            900       240

      1995
October-December        2,800        550            800       180
July-September          5,100      1,050            700       120
April-June              3,000      1,290          2,700     1,690
January-March           2,700      1,110          1,500       680



1/ Other includes time-sharing units, continuing care retirement units
    and turnkey housing (privately built for and sold to local public
    housing authorities subsequent to completion.)

* One standard error (68-percent confidence interval)
p Preliminary
r Revised.
Z Fewer than 50 units or less than one-half of 1 percent.


Go to Detailed Tables for Second Quarter 2001 Absorptions
Contact George Boyd at 301-763-3199 or mail to george.t.boyd@census.gov for further information on the Survey of Market Absorption of Apartments Data.

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Social, Economic, and Housing Statistics Division
Last Revised: September 30, 2011