Single-family homebuilding may be on its way up in Visalia.
Homebuilders pulled more permits to build new houses in October than the month before, according to a city report released Friday.
Last month, builders pulled 57 permits compared to 26 in September. A year ago, only 17 permits were issued for the construction of new homes.
Fresno building permit numbers for October have not been released yet, but the September report shows 66 new home permits were issued that month. In August, builders pulled 111 permits.