SEMI-ANNUAL STATISTICAL REPORT FOR 2O06                                                                       
                                                                                                                                    
          DESCRIPTION                      PERMITS         VALUE           UNITS                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
              SECTION 1 - RESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTION - NEW BUILDINGS                                                                  
                                                                                                                                    
   SINGLE FAMILY DWELLINGS                 4,091       $635,871,796        4,098                                                    
   TWO FAMILY DWELLINGS                       22         $2,228,926           44                                                    
   THREE OR FOUR FAMILY DWELLINGS             18         $2,131,080           18                                                    
   FIVE OR MORE FAMILY DWELLINGS              30        $43,251,803          876                                                    
   CONDOMINIUMS                              112        $81,846,105          896                                                    
   MOBILE HOMES                               40           $141,000           40                                                    
   HOTELS, MOTELS, DORMITORIES                 0                 $0            0                                                    
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               FAMILY UNITS SUBTOTAL:      4,313       $765,470,710        5,972                                                    
                    SECTION 1 TOTALS:      4,313       $765,470,710        5,972                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
         SECTION 2 - RESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTION - OTHER THAN NEW BUILDINGS                                                            
                                                                                                                                    
   ADDITIONS                               1,072        $30,227,455        1,082                                                    
   ALTERATIONS, REPAIRS, OR CONVERS'N      1,383        $30,594,513        8,682                                                    
   RE-ROOFING                              2,198        $22,919,439        3,541                                                    
   WRECKING                                  254         $1,234,211         -260                                                    
   MOVING - WITHIN THE CITY                    2             $6,406            2                                                    
   MOVING - OUTSIDE OF CITY                    0                 $0            0                                                    
   SWIMMING POOLS                            648        $17,225,299        2,328                                                    
   MOBILE HOMES - REPLACEMENT                228           $723,403          228                                                    
   GARAGES & CARPORTS                         14           $772,743           14                                                    
   TRAILER PARKS & CAMPS                       0                 $0            0                                                    
   OTHER, MISCELLANEOUS                      278        $11,131,256        1,532                                                    
   ACCESORY BUILDING                         269         $6,357,918          269                                                    
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                    SECTION 2 TOTALS:      6,346       $121,192,643       17,418                                                    
          TOTALS FOR ALL RESIDENTIAL:     10,659       $886,663,353       23,390                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
      SECTION 3 - NON-RESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTION - NEW BUILDINGS & STRUCTURES                                                         
                                                                                                                                    
   AMUSEMENT, RECREATIONAL                    12         $6,280,496           12                                                    
   CHURCHES, OTHER RELIGIOUS                   6         $7,405,000            6                                                    
   INDUSTRIAL                                 17        $31,063,345           21                                                    
   PARKING GARAGES                             5        $23,700,500            5                                                    
   SERVICE STATIONS, REPAIR GARAGES            2           $690,000            2                                                    
   HOSPITALS, INSTITUTIONAL                    0                 $0            0                                                    
   OFFICES, BANKS, PROFESSIONAL               57        $38,621,011          113                                                    
   PUBLIC BUILDINGS                            0                 $0            0                                                    
   UTILITIES - PRIVATE                         1             $8,000            1                                                    
   UTILITIES - PUBLIC                          1         $1,662,543            1                                                    
   SCHOOLS, LIBRARIES, ETC. - PRIVATE          0                 $0            0                                                    
   SCHOOLS, LIBRARIES, ETC. - PUBLIC           0                 $0            0                                                    
   STORES, MERCANTILE                         26        $36,299,280           28                                                    
   TANKS, TOWERS                               0                 $0            0                                                    
   OTHER NEW STRUCTURES                       41        $16,332,506           41                                                    
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                    SECTION 3 TOTALS:        168       $162,062,681          230                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
      SECTION 4 - NON-RESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTION - OTHER THAN NEW STRUCTURES                                                          
                                                                                                                                    
   ADDITIONS                                  50        $25,471,823           51                                                    
   ALTERATIONS & REPAIRS                     594       $128,194,783        1,032                                                    
   RE-ROOFING                                265        $16,705,527          766                                                    
   WRECKING                                   71         $2,208,245          -71                                                    
   MOVING - WITHIN THE CITY                    0                 $0            0                                                    
   MOVING - OUTSIDE OF CITY                    0                 $0            0                                                    
   CONVERSION - RESID. TO COMMERCIAL           8           $118,970           -8                                                    
   SIGNS - NEW, TEMPORARY, OTHER           1,057         $3,731,634        1,057                                                    
   SWIMMING POOLS                             16         $1,589,799          336                                                    
   OTHER, MISCELLANEOUS                      564        $56,945,274          630                                                    
   ACCESORY BUILDING                          32         $1,151,309           32                                                    
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                    SECTION 4 TOTALS:      2,657       $236,117,364        3,825                                                    
      TOTALS FOR ALL NON-RESIDENTIAL:      2,825       $398,180,045        4,055                                                    
       SECTIONS 1-4 (OVERALL) TOTALS:     13,484     $1,284,843,398       27,445                                                    
  
                                                                                                                                    
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      12,159        51     $2,726,668       $140,192        90,663                                                 
         ELECTRICAL    17,907        76     $1,011,098             $0        29,838                                                 
         MECHANICAL    12,095        86       $941,417             $0        20,485                                                 
         PLUMBING      11,607        13       $979,984             $0        27,680                                                 
         MOBILE HOME      268         2        $10,640             $0           118                                                 
         SIGN           1,057         1        $50,855             $0         1,645                                                 
         TOTALS        55,093       229     $5,720,662             $0       170,429