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Release Schedule

New Residential Construction, Sales, Price Indexes, and Revised Permits

Survey Month
(12th Workday)
New Residential Construction - 8:30 a.m.
(17th Workday)
Revised Building Permits - 8:00 a.m.
New Residential Sales - 10:00 a.m.
September 2022 October 19, 2022 October 26, 2022
October 2022 November 17, 2022 November 23, 2022
November 2022 December 20, 2022 December 23, 2022
December 2022 January 19, 2023 January 26, 2023
January 2023 February 16, 2023 February 24, 2023
February 2023 March 16, 2023 March 23, 2023
March 2023 April 18, 2023 April 25, 2023
April 2023 May 17, 2023 May 23, 2023
May 2023 June 20, 2023 June 27, 2023
June 2023 July 19, 2023 July 26, 2023
July 2023 August 16, 2023 August 23, 2023
August 2023 September 19, 2023 September 26, 2023
September 2023 October 18, 2023 October 25, 2023
October 2023 November 17, 2023 November 27, 2023
November 2023 December 19, 2023 December 22, 2023

These series are usually (but not always) released on the workday indicated. A workday is a weekday, excluding federal holidays.

Also see our historic press release dates (excel file).

  • Quarterly Starts and Completions by Purpose and Design are released with the New Residential Construction release for January, April, July, and October survey months.
  • Seasonally adjusted estimates of housing units authorized by building permits, started, under construction, and completed are revised in the April New Residential Construction press release (released in May).
  • Length of Time tables for New Residential Construction estimates are released in the February survey month.
  • Analysis of Revisons for New Residential Construction estimates are released in the January and July survey months.
  • Annual Characteristics for houses started and completed for the previous year are usually released on the first workday (excluding weekends and holidays) of June the following year.
  • Annual Building Permits data are usually released on the 1st workday of May for the previous year. The data available at the time of the annual release are at the U.S., Region, State, Metropolitan Area, County, and Permit-issuing Place levels. Data are available for all Counties and Permit-issuing Places. Revised monthly estimates for the U.S. and Census Regions for the prior year which have been "benchmarked" to the final annual totals are also released.

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Source: U.S. Census Bureau | New Residential Sales | (301) 763-5160 |  Last Revised: March 15, 2023