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City of Myrtle Beach issued more than 6,500 building permits in 2023

FEBRUARY 12, 2024

Did you know… That the City of Myrtle Beach issued 6,501 building permits (all kinds) with a total construction value of $372,109,222 during the 2023 calendar year, ending December 31, 2023? The total includes $167,331,026 in residential construction and $204,778,199 in commercial construction within the city limits. The numbers reflect permits for 346 new single-family residences, 14 new multi-family structures and 22 new commercial buildings . Also included in the totals are 292 fences, 257 roofs, 115 signs, 84 swimming pools, 29 demolitions and five mobile homes. The yearly numbers reflect a noticeably slower construction environment during 2023 than in 2022.