SIC Code 1531 Operative Builders




Builders primarily engaged in the construction of single-family houses and other buildings for sale on their own account rather than as contractors.

Cross References

Establishments primarily engaged in the construction (including renovation) of buildings for lease or rental on their own account are classified in Real Estate, Industry Group 651.

Illustrative Examples

  • Condominium developers on own account
  • Cooperative apartment developers on own account
  • Operative builders on own account
  • Speculative builders

Further Classification

6-digit SIC

  • 153101Contractors-panelized Homes
  • 153198Operative Builders

7-digit SIC

  • 1531001Operative Builders
  • 1531002Speculative Home Builders
  • 1531003Condominium Developers
  • 1531004Co-op Apartment Developers
  • 1531005Speculative Builders
  • 1531006Townhouse Developers
  • 1531007Contractors-panelized Homes

8-digit SIC

  • 15310000Operative Builders
  • 15319901Condominium Developers
  • 15319902Cooperative Apartment Developers
  • 15319903Speculative Builder, Multi-family Dwellings
  • 15319904Speculative Builder, Single-family Houses
  • 15319905Townhouse Developers