A demolition permit authorizes the removal of an existing building.  A construction official may issue a demolition permit for a residential or nonresidential structure.  For demolitions that result in the loss of a dwelling unit (a house or apartment), we report the number of dwellings lost.  For nonresidential demolitions, we report the number of demolition permits issued.

The following indicators are reported from demolition permits by month:

Previous Monthly Data
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For further information or questions regarding the Construction Reporter please contact John Lago at (609) 292-7899 or John.Lago@dca.nj.gov.