Texans are known for their many phrases. They'll be the first toremind you that everything's bigger in Texas. The market forbuilding new homes is no exception. 

According to new research by Trulia, Texas is leading America's homebuildingrace with Austin, Dallas and Houston collectively on track to build130,000 new homes this year — an amount that would be morethan 10% of all permits in the U.S. Specifically, the three Texastowns are building more than 45 markets combined.

Homebuilding throughout the U.S.

Other areas throughout the country are experiencing a boom inhomebuilding. While most pale in comparison to Texas, here are theareas on track to build more homes in 2017. 

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Denny Jacob

Denny Jacob is an associate editor for NU PropertyCasualty360. Contact him at [email protected].