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Building permit values continue to exceed 2017 numbers

December 5, 2018 3:53 PM
(Red Deer, Alberta)

This release was updated on December 7, 2018

Total year-to-date building permit values remain higher than those in 2017, however values for November were less than those in November 2017.

November 2018 building permit values were $23 million compared to $34 million in the same month in 2017. However, year-to-date building permits have reached a total value of $222 million so far in 2018, compared to $148 million by this time in 2017.

Notable permits for November include: a $6.7 million project for a new 3,000 square-metre building in Queensland Industrial park, a $6.5 million enhancement at the Olymel facility, and a new $6.1 million temporary care facility at 47 Michener Bend.

Monthly permit statistics are available on The City’s website at: Red Deer Open Data Catalogue.

Value of building permits
  November 2018 November 2017 January - November 2018 January - November 2017
  Permits Est Value Permits Est. Value Permits Est. Value Permits Est. Value
Red Deer 74 $23,167,793 90 $34,993,402

1010

$222,449,738 1140 $148,084,055
Residential 46 $2,346,281 63 $5,890,463 658 $30,674,002 832 $47,464,616
Commercial 17 $1,224,825 14 $20,148,793 245 $108,904,583 204 $65,442,477
Industrial 8 $13,406,687 4 $461,500 65 $27,360,911 47 $16,969,619
Public 3 $6,190,000 9 $8,492,646 42 $55,510,242 57 $18,207,343

For more information, please contact:          

Erin Stuart
Inspections & Licensing Manager
The City of Red Deer
403-342-8192

 

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