Houston construction contracts Dec. 2013 Houston construction contracts Dec. 2013 https://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/newstalk-texas/?Item=50122014-02-07T06:58:00Z2014-02-07T00:00:00Z

HOUSTON - In 2013, $11.708 billion in construction contracts were awarded in the Houston metro area, a 4.1 percent increase from the $11.243 billion awarded in 2012.

Residential contracts totaled $8.205 billion in 2013, up 14.4 percent from $7.171 billion during the comparable period in 2012. Residential includes one- and two-family homes and apartments.

Nonresidential contracts totaled $3.502 billion, down 14.0 percent from $4.072 billion in 2012. Nonresidential includes commercial, manufacturing, educational, religious, administrative, recreational, hotel, dormitory and other buildings.

Houston Metro Construction Contracts
  Dec. 2013 Dec. 2012 Change
Nonresidential $3,502,965,000 $4,072,056,000 -14.0%
Residential $8,205,512,000 $7,171,424,000 14.4%
Total building $11,708,477,000 $11,243,480,000 4.1%

Source: McGraw Hill Construction

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