SIC Industry Description

Industry: 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. 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.

Condominium developers on own accountOperative builders on own account
Cooperative apartment developers on own accountSpeculative builders
Codes TitlesTotal Marketable US Businesses
1531Operative Builders6,900
153100Operative builders2,929
15310000Operative builders2,929
153199Operative builders, nec3,971
15319901Condominium developers716
15319902Cooperative apartment developers266
15319903Speculative builder, multi-family dwellings191
15319904Speculative builder, single-family houses2,334
15319905Townhouse developers160