Building permits in the United States fell 2 percent from a month earlier to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1,291 thousand in February 2019, revised figures from the US Census Bureau showed. Building Permits in the United States averaged 1355.54 Thousand from 1960 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 2419 Thousand in December of 1972 and a record low of 513 Thousand in March of 2009.
Building Permits in the United States is expected to be 1250.00 Thousand by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Building Permits in the United States to stand at 1150.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the United States Building Permits is projected to trend around 1200.00 Thousand in 2020, according to our econometric models.