Construction

In 2016, residential and commercial construction employed over 1,435 people in Moore County.

 

LIVING OPTIONS
Moore County offers a wide variety of affordable living options, ranging from historic single-family homes to new custom construction; open country living to gated communities; waterfront to golf front, and condos, townhomes, adult/retirement communities, and everything in between.  There is something to suit all preferences.  If the desire is to build a dream home, land is readily available, ranging from residential lots in established communities to lots in emerging neighborhoods to acres in the country.

 

 

BUILDING PERMIT DATA

 

TOTAL NEW RESIDENTIAL & COMMERCIAL CONSTRUCTION for calendar years 2014, 2015 & 2016

Month 2014 # of Permits 2014 $ Value 2015 # of Permits  2015 $ Value  2016 # of Permits  2016 $ Value
January 43 $12,727,579 36 $8,810,410 44 $11,289,379
February 45   $9,158,338 42  $15,220,542  54  $12,230,995
March 71  $13,526,730 58  $26,287,509  63 $16,623,557
April 49  $14,404,528 71 $22,544,618  83 $16,775,233
May 63  $12,549,077 31  $8,841,366  63 $12,418,822
June 64  $13,652,152 59  $15,408,926  64  $14,652,235
July 48  $9,605,865 74  $14,350,322 45 $8,602,659
August* 49  $19,003,240 37  $12,762,534 53* $11,247,744*
Sept. 37  $9,206,057 54  $13,140,111 67 $18,401,419
Oct. 52  $10,886,945 55  $15,441,527 46 $8,500,326
Nov. 44  $8,471,565 32  $9,067,125 39  $10,198,988 
Dec. 60  $20,830,017 37  $9,266,284 37   $8,511,905
Totals 625 $154,022,093 586  $171,141,274 658 $149,453,262

*As of August 2016, the Village of Pinehurst no longer produces monthly building permit reports.  For August-December 2016, the totals above include only Aberdeen, Southern Pines, and Moore County.

 

TOTAL NEW RESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTION for calendar years 2014, 2015 & 2016

Month 2014 # of Permits 2014 $ Value  2015 # of Permits 2015 $ Value   2016 # of Permits  2016 $ Value
January 35 $7,672,579 36 $8,810,410 39 $8,665,629
February 42 $8,733,338 39  $7,510,542  53 $12,000,995
March 63 $12,550,500 48 $11,580,766  59 $14,035,492
April 47  $10,005,028 66  $14,100,218  75  $16,207,625
May 60  $11,889,077 27  $7,381,666 61  $12,412,822
June 61  $11,857,152 59  $15,408,926 56  $11,978,706
July 46  $9,195,865 72  $14,196,322 45 $8,602,659
August* 44  $9,031,640 36  $8,762,534  49* $9,889,182*
Sept. 36  $9,116,057 49  $10,353,899 63  $13,101,419
Oct. 52  $10,886,945 49  $13,242,148 45 $8,488,949
Nov. 39  $8,124,990 30  $7,021,425 35  $9,451,114 
Dec. 48  $9,667,182 32  $7,276,619 36  $8,261,905
Totals 573 $118,730,353 543  $125,645,475  616 $133,096,497 

 *As of August 2016, the Village of Pinehurst no longer produces monthly building permit reports.  For August-December 2016, the totals above include only Aberdeen, Southern Pines, and Moore County.

 

TOTAL NEW COMMERCIAL CONSTRUCTION for calendar years 2014, 2015 & 2016

Month 2014 # of Permits 2014 $ Value 2015 # of Permits  2015 $ Value  2016 # of Permits  2016 $ Value 
January 8 $5,055,000 0 $0 5 $2,623,750
February 3 $425,000 3 $7,710,000 1 $230,000
March 8 $976,230 10  $14,706,743  4 $2,588,065
April 2 $4,399,500 5  $8,444,400 8  $567,608
May 3 $660,000 4  $1,459,700 2 $6,000
June 3 $1,795,000 0  $0 8  $2,673,529
July 2 $410,000 2  $154,000 0 $0
August* 5 $9,971,600 1  $4,000,000  4* $1,358,562*
Sept. 1 $90,000 5  $2,786,212 4  $5,300,000
Oct. 0 $0 6  $2,199,379 1 $11,377
Nov. 5 $346,575 2  $2,045,700 $747,874 
Dec. 12 $11,162,835 5  $1,989,665 1 $250,000 
Totals 52 $35,291,740  43  $45,495,799 42 $16,356,765

 *As of August 2016, the Village of Pinehurst no longer produces monthly building permit reports.  For August-December 2016, the totals above include only Aberdeen, Southern Pines, and Moore County.

 

>> CONSTRUCTION BY TOWN – Residential & Commercial Construction Data broken down for Aberdeen, Pinehurst and Southern Pines by fiscal year:

 

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