ANNUAL STATISTICAL REPORT FOR 2004                                                                          
                                                                                                                                    
          DESCRIPTION                      PERMITS         VALUE           UNITS                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
              SECTION 1 - RESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTION - NEW BUILDINGS                                                                  
                                                                                                                                    
   SINGLE FAMILY DWELLINGS                 6,089       $872,353,508        6,089                                                    
   TWO FAMILY DWELLINGS                        3           $391,200            6                                                    
   THREE OR FOUR FAMILY DWELLINGS             24        $36,699,262           24                                                    
   FIVE OR MORE FAMILY DWELLINGS              74        $97,447,469        1,697                                                    
   CONDOMINIUMS                              146       $220,240,282        1,391                                                    
   MOBILE HOMES                              108           $443,915          108                                                    
   HOTELS, MOTELS, DORMITORIES                 0                 $0            0                                                    
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               FAMILY UNITS SUBTOTAL:      6,444     $1,227,575,636        9,315                                                    
                    SECTION 1 TOTALS:      6,444     $1,227,575,636        9,315                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
         SECTION 2 - RESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTION - OTHER THAN NEW BUILDINGS                                                            
                                                                                                                                    
   ADDITIONS                               2,765        $48,676,286        3,295                                                    
   ALTERATIONS, REPAIRS, OR CONVERS'N      2,511        $51,415,405        6,026                                                    
   RE-ROOFING                              2,965        $17,510,998        4,616                                                    
   WRECKING                                  413         $2,352,308         -518                                                    
   MOVING - WITHIN THE CITY                    3            $26,900            3                                                    
   MOVING - OUTSIDE OF CITY                    0                 $0            0                                                    
   SWIMMING POOLS                          1,066        $23,409,769        3,397                                                    
   MOBILE HOMES - REPLACEMENT                450         $1,323,564          450                                                    
   GARAGES & CARPORTS                         28           $672,476           28                                                    
   TRAILER PARKS & CAMPS                       0                 $0            0                                                    
   OTHER, MISCELLANEOUS                      422        $12,133,891        5,476                                                    
   ACCESORY BUILDING                         761         $7,564,417        1,323                                                    
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                    SECTION 2 TOTALS:     11,384       $165,086,014       24,096                                                    
          TOTALS FOR ALL RESIDENTIAL:     17,828     $1,392,661,650       33,411                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
      SECTION 3 - NON-RESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTION - NEW BUILDINGS & STRUCTURES                                                         
                                                                                                                                    
   AMUSEMENT, RECREATIONAL                    11         $7,109,425           11                                                    
   CHURCHES, OTHER RELIGIOUS                  15        $21,620,268           15                                                    
   INDUSTRIAL                                 44        $70,359,495           63                                                    
   PARKING GARAGES                             0                 $0            0                                                    
   SERVICE STATIONS, REPAIR GARAGES            5         $2,003,600            5                                                    
   HOSPITALS, INSTITUTIONAL                    2        $14,488,400            2                                                    
   OFFICES, BANKS, PROFESSIONAL              114        $70,692,025          213                                                    
   PUBLIC BUILDINGS                            2         $2,620,000            2                                                    
   UTILITIES - PRIVATE                         1         $7,000,000            1                                                    
   UTILITIES - PUBLIC                          0                 $0            0                                                    
   SCHOOLS, LIBRARIES, ETC. - PRIVATE          5        $15,225,978            5                                                    
   SCHOOLS, LIBRARIES, ETC. - PUBLIC           4         $4,000,264            5                                                    
   STORES, MERCANTILE                         92       $107,166,804          148                                                    
   TANKS, TOWERS                               0                 $0            0                                                    
   OTHER NEW STRUCTURES                       62        $50,086,770           68                                                    
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                    SECTION 3 TOTALS:        357       $372,373,029          538                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
      SECTION 4 - NON-RESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTION - OTHER THAN NEW STRUCTURES                                                          
                                                                                                                                    
   ADDITIONS                                 105        $58,007,384          105                                                    
   ALTERATIONS & REPAIRS                   1,115       $166,838,478        1,836                                                    
   RE-ROOFING                                387        $17,310,456          819                                                    
   WRECKING                                  166         $6,106,730         -182                                                    
   MOVING - WITHIN THE CITY                    3            $50,000            3                                                    
   MOVING - OUTSIDE OF CITY                    0                 $0            0                                                    
   CONVERSION - RESID. TO COMMERCIAL           9            $82,750           -9                                                    
   SIGNS - NEW, TEMPORARY, OTHER           2,831         $7,156,338        2,831                                                    
   SWIMMING POOLS                             12           $557,900           93                                                    
   OTHER, MISCELLANEOUS                    1,109       $122,471,327        1,771                                                    
   ACCESORY BUILDING                          57         $3,632,210           61                                                    
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                    SECTION 4 TOTALS:      5,794       $382,213,573        7,328                                                    
      TOTALS FOR ALL NON-RESIDENTIAL:      6,151       $754,586,602        7,866                                                    
       SECTIONS 1-4 (OVERALL) TOTALS:     23,979     $2,147,248,252       41,277                                                    
  
                                                                                                                                    
The following table includes construction and other permits issued by the                                                           
Building and Zoning Division. The addition of BUILDING, MOBILE HOME and SIGN                                                        
permits issued is equal to the number of permits in the above SECTIONS 1-4                                                          
(OVERALL) TOTALS.                                                                                                                   
  
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
         PERMIT TYPE  # ISSUED  # EXEMPT  FEES COLLECTED  REDUCED FEES    # INSPECTIONS                                             
                                                                                                                                    
         BUILDING      20,590       927     $4,428,202             $0       107,052                                                 
         ELECTRICAL    28,418     1,096     $1,555,613             $0        53,529                                                 
         MECHANICAL    20,933       275     $1,482,402             $0        35,728                                                 
         PLUMBING      20,715       115     $1,648,680             $0        50,777                                                 
         MOBILE HOME      558         3        $22,320             $0           232                                                 
         SIGN           2,831        50       $123,590             $0         3,032                                                 
         TOTALS        94,045     2,466     $9,260,807             $0       250,350