On Air Now

Upcoming Shows

Program Schedule »

Listen

Listen Live Now » 590 AM Kalamazoo, MI

Weather

Current Conditions(Kalamazoo,MI 49001)

More Weather »
58° Feels Like: 58°
Wind: W 5 mph Past 24 hrs - Precip: 0”
Current Radar for Zip

Today

PM Thunderstorms 75°

Tonight

Isolated Thunderstorms 58°

Tomorrow

Scattered Thunderstorms 74°

Alerts

Number of new construction permits up in Michigan

DETROIT (WKZO) -- The number of new construction permits for single family homes in the state are well ahead of last year.  According to the latest data for January through May, there's been a 26-percent increase over the same period last year.  Reportedly the upswing is the result of a combination of fewer existing homes on the market, low mortgage rates and the pent up demand that had been building among people waiting out the economic downturn.

Comments