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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 2021 October 19, 2021 October 26, 2021
October 2021 November 17, 2021 November 24, 2021
November 2021 December 16, 2021 December 23, 2021
December 2021 January 19, 2022 January 26, 2022
January 2022 February 17, 2022 February 24, 2022
February 2022 March 17, 2022 March 23, 2022
March 2022 April 19, 2022 April 26, 2022
April 2022 May 18, 2022 May 24, 2022
May 2022 June 16, 2022 June 24, 2022
June 2022 July 19, 2022 July 26, 2022
July 2022 August 16, 2022 August 23, 2022
August 2022 September 20, 2022 September 27, 2022
September 2022 October 19, 2022 October 26, 2022
October 2022 November 17, 2022 November 23, 2022
November 2022 December 20, 2022 December 23, 2022

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: December 10, 2021