The US Census Bureau provides many reports and data on U.S. Construction industries. Listed below are selected industry reports on the construction industry. More reports are available on the Census home page.
Provides information on new construction at national and regional level on the number of new housing units authorized by building permits; authorized, but not started; started; under construction; and completed.
Provides national and regional data on the number of new single-family houses sold and for sale. It also provides national data on median and average prices, the number of houses sold and for sale by stage of construction, and other statistics.
Construction Industry Associations
The are many industry associations that represent the construction industry. Listed below are examples of Industry associations for the construction industry. A search with any Internet search engine (Google, Yahoo, etc) will produce a list of relevant associtions.