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September building permits exceed last year totals

October 5, 2017 10:44 AM
(Red Deer, Alberta)

September was another solid month for building permits in Red Deer, continuing the trend of outpacing the same month one year before.

There were 113 permits issued last month for a value of $13.1 million, compared to 102 permits issued in September 2016 for a value of $7.2 million.

Values for residential, commercial and industrial permits last month exceeded values in September of last year.

Notable projects included a building permit for a new five storey apartment building, valued at $6 million and located downtown at 4712 47A Avenue, across from the spray park. 

Overall year-to-date values still fall behind 2016.

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

Value of building permits
  September 2017 September 2016 January - September 2017 January - September 2016
  Permits Est Value Permits Est. Value Permits Est. Value Permits Est. Value
Red Deer 113 $13,160,710 102 $7,225,157 956 $97,123,442 829 $197,676,947
Residential 86 $5,390,873 56 $3,238,478 704 $38,101,639 629 $33,598,355
Commercial 21 $7,055,837 31 $2,759,606 171 $37,436,071 136 $52,291,258
Industrial 4 $166,000 0 $0 38 $13,813,119 25 $5,449,175
Public 2 $548,000 15 $1,227,074 43 $7,752,613 39 $106,338,160

For more information, please contact:

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

Communications & Strategic Planning
The City of Red Deer
403-342-8147

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