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June building permits return to seasonal average

July 7, 2020 2:22 PM
(Red Deer, Alberta)

Building permit applications returned to a seasonal average after slowing in May, rising from 39 permits issued in May to 108 issued in June. January-June 2020 has seen an overall increase in permit values compared to the same period last year, rising from $74.9 million to $97.1 million.

108 permits were issued in June, compared with 106 in June 2019. Notable permits include:

  • Building permit to construct a 3.5 storey, 24-suite apartment building at 3610 50 Avenue, valued at $1.5 million.
  • Building permit for City Hall renovations including partial envelope rehab, exterior wall/window retrofit, valued at $1.9 million.
  • Building permit to remove existing lift, install elevator, demolish interior and construct show space at a commercial building located at 4919 59 Street.

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

Value of building permits
  June 2020 June 2019 January - June 2020 January - June 2019
  Permits Est. Value Permits Est. Value Permits Est. Value Permits Est. Value
Red Deer 108 $7,256,614 106 7,123,921 384 $97,126,015 531 $74,962,956
Commercial 19 $2,729,967 22 $3,898,400 101 $$38,135,660 188 $55,910,403
Industrial $101,273 6 $107,883 17 $21,092,096 32
Public Service 4 $2,187,695 6 $1,267,000 19 $28,313,866 19 $3,590,296
Residential 83 $2,237,679 72 $1,850,638 247 $9,584,393 292 $11,996,912

For more information, contact:

 Communications & Strategic Planning
The City of Red Deer

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