NAICS Code 236115 New Single-Family Housing Construction (except For-Sale Builders)




This U.S. industry comprises general contractor establishments primarily responsible for the entire construction of new single-family housing, such as single-family detached houses and town houses or row houses where each housing unit (1) is separated from its neighbors by a ground-to-roof wall and (2) has no housing units constructed above or. This industry includes general contractors responsible for the on-site assembly of modular and prefabricated houses. Single-family housing design-build firms and single-family construction management firms acting as general contractors are included in this industry.

Cross References

Establishments primarily engaged in
  • Building single-family houses on their own account for sale as speculative builders or merchant builders: are classified in U.S. Industry 236117, New Housing For-Sale Builders
  • Remodeling or repairing existing houses and other residential buildings: classified in U.S. Industry 236118, Residential Remodelers
  • Performing manufactured (mobile) home set up and tie-down work: classified in Industry 238990, All Other Specialty Trade Contractors
  • Performing specialized construction work on houses and other residential buildings, generally on a subcontract basis: classified in Subsector 238, Specialty Trade Contractors
  • Constructing and leasing residential buildings on their own account: classified in Industry 531110, Lessors of Residential Buildings and Dwellings.

Industries Included

  • Cabin construction general contractors
  • Condominium, single-family, construction general contractors
  • Construction management, single-family building
  • Cottage construction general contractors
  • Custom builders (except for-sale), single-family home
  • Duplex (i.e., side-by-side) construction general contractors
  • Home builders (except for-sale), single-family
  • Housing, single-family, construction general contractors
  • Log home construction general contractors
  • Low income housing, single-family, construction general contractors
  • Modular single-family housing assembled on site by general contractors
  • Panelized single-family housing assembled on site by general contractors
  • Precut single-family housing assembled on site by general contractors
  • Premanufactured single-family housing assembled on site by general contractors
  • Residential construction, single-family, general contractors
  • Row house (i.e., single-family type) construction general contractors
  • Single-family attached housing construction general contractors
  • Single-family detached housing construction general contractors
  • Single-family homes built on land owned by others, general contractors of
  • Single-family house construction by general contractors
  • Time-share condominium construction general contractors
  • Town house (i.e., single-family type) construction by general contractors
  • Vacation home, single-family, construction by general contractors

Industry Sample for USA