ANNUAL STATISTICAL REPORT FOR 2005                                                                          
                                                                                                                                    
          DESCRIPTION                      PERMITS         VALUE           UNITS                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
              SECTION 1 - RESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTION - NEW BUILDINGS                                                                  
                                                                                                                                    
   SINGLE FAMILY DWELLINGS                 7,837     $1,212,362,394        7,837                                                    
   TWO FAMILY DWELLINGS                        6         $1,496,000           12                                                    
   THREE OR FOUR FAMILY DWELLINGS             87         $8,348,577          175                                                    
   FIVE OR MORE FAMILY DWELLINGS              88       $426,110,639        2,244                                                    
   CONDOMINIUMS                              497       $355,161,271        3,036                                                    
   MOBILE HOMES                               98           $616,328           98                                                    
   HOTELS, MOTELS, DORMITORIES                 0                 $0            0                                                    
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               FAMILY UNITS SUBTOTAL:      8,613     $2,004,095,209       13,402                                                    
                    SECTION 1 TOTALS:      8,613     $2,004,095,209       13,402                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
         SECTION 2 - RESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTION - OTHER THAN NEW BUILDINGS                                                            
                                                                                                                                    
   ADDITIONS                               2,356        $46,317,952       26,495                                                    
   ALTERATIONS, REPAIRS, OR CONVERS'N      2,714        $47,201,670       10,996                                                    
   RE-ROOFING                              3,807        $26,316,947        5,549                                                    
   WRECKING                                  526         $3,138,221         -668                                                    
   MOVING - WITHIN THE CITY                    2           $187,500            2                                                    
   MOVING - OUTSIDE OF CITY                    0                 $0            0                                                    
   SWIMMING POOLS                          1,080        $27,800,584        5,790                                                    
   MOBILE HOMES - REPLACEMENT                541         $1,509,534          541                                                    
   GARAGES & CARPORTS                         26        $18,817,566           26                                                    
   TRAILER PARKS & CAMPS                       0                 $0            0                                                    
   OTHER, MISCELLANEOUS                      551       $124,498,708        3,911                                                    
   ACCESORY BUILDING                         640       $279,770,566          667                                                    
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                    SECTION 2 TOTALS:     12,243       $575,559,248       53,309                                                    
          TOTALS FOR ALL RESIDENTIAL:     20,856     $2,579,654,457       66,711                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
      SECTION 3 - NON-RESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTION - NEW BUILDINGS & STRUCTURES                                                         
                                                                                                                                    
   AMUSEMENT, RECREATIONAL                    26        $14,119,413           26                                                    
   CHURCHES, OTHER RELIGIOUS                  17        $12,753,624           17                                                    
   INDUSTRIAL                                 31        $45,048,089           31                                                    
   PARKING GARAGES                             5        $33,395,074          486                                                    
   SERVICE STATIONS, REPAIR GARAGES            5         $1,461,500            5                                                    
   HOSPITALS, INSTITUTIONAL                    1           $600,000            3                                                    
   OFFICES, BANKS, PROFESSIONAL              130       $169,330,651          205                                                    
   PUBLIC BUILDINGS                            3           $475,000            3                                                    
   UTILITIES - PRIVATE                         2         $5,884,000            2                                                    
   UTILITIES - PUBLIC                          0                 $0            0                                                    
   SCHOOLS, LIBRARIES, ETC. - PRIVATE          4         $4,063,500            4                                                    
   SCHOOLS, LIBRARIES, ETC. - PUBLIC           0                 $0            0                                                    
   STORES, MERCANTILE                         66       $119,060,033          109                                                    
   TANKS, TOWERS                               0                 $0            0                                                    
   OTHER NEW STRUCTURES                       90        $57,170,651           90                                                    
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                    SECTION 3 TOTALS:        380       $463,361,535          981                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
      SECTION 4 - NON-RESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTION - OTHER THAN NEW STRUCTURES                                                          
                                                                                                                                    
   ADDITIONS                                  98       $164,951,297        5,519                                                    
   ALTERATIONS & REPAIRS                   1,180       $171,670,180        1,360                                                    
   RE-ROOFING                                406        $27,741,701          624                                                    
   WRECKING                                  205         $7,148,456         -205                                                    
   MOVING - WITHIN THE CITY                    1             $3,000            1                                                    
   MOVING - OUTSIDE OF CITY                    0                 $0            0                                                    
   CONVERSION - RESID. TO COMMERCIAL          10           $458,811          -10                                                    
   SIGNS - NEW, TEMPORARY, OTHER           2,737         $4,806,628        2,737                                                    
   SWIMMING POOLS                             10         $1,158,819           10                                                    
   OTHER, MISCELLANEOUS                    1,179       $136,648,269        1,388                                                    
   ACCESORY BUILDING                          67         $6,336,813           67                                                    
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                    SECTION 4 TOTALS:      5,893       $520,923,974       11,491                                                    
      TOTALS FOR ALL NON-RESIDENTIAL:      6,273       $984,285,509       12,472                                                    
       SECTIONS 1-4 (OVERALL) TOTALS:     27,129     $3,563,939,966       79,183                                                    
  
                                                                                                                                    
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      23,752       192     $5,463,175       $265,201       146,995                                                 
         ELECTRICAL    31,740       395     $1,767,381             $0        55,197                                                 
         MECHANICAL    23,350       142     $1,740,192             $0        39,120                                                 
         PLUMBING      22,468        50     $1,901,424             $0        55,660                                                 
         MOBILE HOME      640         3        $25,600             $0           206                                                 
         SIGN           2,737        62       $116,429             $0         3,299                                                 
         TOTALS       104,687       844    $11,014,201             $0       300,477