December 16, 2018
The December 2018 National Update is now available.
Property Tax Rates, Bills, and Role in State Budgets
12/10. Property taxes vary widely across states both in terms of annual taxes paid as well as effective tax rates. In 2017, the difference between real estate taxes paid by New Jersey and Alabama home owners was nearly $8,000. New Jersey continued its perennial distinction as having the highest average real estate tax bill per home owner ($8,485) as well as the highest effective tax rate (2.13 percent). Alabama ($684) and Hawaii (0.30 percent) were at the other end of the spectrum, boasting the lowest average effective tax rate and annual real estate tax bill, respectively.
Read the full report.
12/14. Employment Indicators and Industrial Production
12/13. Inflation Indicators
12/13. Producer Price Index for Selected Building Materials (Part 1)
12/13. Producer Price Index for Selected Building Materials (Part II)
Available to the public:
• Building Permits by Metro
• Employment by Metro
• View More Economic and Housing Data on www.nahb.org