Release: NBER Macrohistory Database
Series Is Presented Here As 3 Variables: (1) Original Data, Urban Places, 1939-54; (2) Original Data, 6600 Permit-Issuing Places, 1954-60; (3) Original Data, 10,000 Permit-Issuing Places, 1959-63. For Further Details See Introductory Notes On Bls-Census Building Permit Data. Source: Bls-Bureau Of The Census, January 1959- December 1963 (10,000 Permit Issuing Places): "Construction Reports, Housing Starts, " No. C20-50, August 1963, Table 6; No. C20-63, September 1964, Table 6.
This NBER data series m02104c appears on the NBER website in Chapter 2 at http://www.nber.org/databases/macrohistory/contents/chapter02.html.
NBER Indicator: m02104c
National Bureau of Economic Research, New Private Housing Units Authorized by Building Permits for United States [M0204CUSM495NNBR], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis; https://fred.stlouisfed.org/series/M0204CUSM495NNBR, October 17, 2017.