03/06 real estate and construction indicators

03/06 real estate and construction indicators

All "latest" numbers are for March 2006 unless otherwise noted. Latest Month Previous Month Previous Year Annual Change
Real estate/construction permits

Portland-area homes New listings 4,240 3,397 3,991 6.2%

Willamette Valley Multiple listing sales, millions $195.5 $150.8 $172.3 13.5%

Central Oregon Multiple listing sales, millions $302.2 $165.2 $207.8 45.4%

New Oregon single-family homes 2,042 1,678 2,169 -5.9%

New multiple-housing units 398 423 884 -55.0%


NA = Data not available. Sources: Real estate listings, Willamette Valley MLS, Central Oregon Association of Realtors and RMLS; housing, U.S. Census Bureau.