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Posted: Monday, September 9, 2013 11:23 am | Updated: 3:33 pm, Mon Sep 9, 2013.

NORTH PORT, FL - Some home builders are getting back to work in south Sarasota County.

The city of North Port has seen a spike in permits for new home construction.

This could be a good sign for the areas real estate market that had recently been swamped with empty homes.

What exactly do the new permits mean for the market, and the local construction industry? 7 South Newsroom Reporter Josh Taylor is on the story.

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