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Building permit values drop in September

October 3, 2019 1:24 PM
(Red Deer, Alberta)

Building permit values dropped in all four categories in September, despite an increase in total number of permits issued.

94 permits were issued in September 2019 with a combined value of just over $11.3 million, compared to 92 permits issued in September 2018, valued at $33.7 million. Year-to-date totals are nearly $70 million less than during the first nine months of 2019.

Notable permits for September include construction of shop and office space at 136 Queensland Cr. valued at $6.1 million and $700,000 worth of interior improvements at Best Buy.

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

Value of building permits
  September 2019 September 2018 January - September 2019 January - September 2018
  Permits Est Value Permits Est. Value Permits Est. Value Permits Est. Value
Red Deer 94 $11,309,185.50 92 $33,684,407 836 $96,518,761.13 834 $165,749,977
Residential 59 $2,267,214.35 57 $2,869,329 486 $19,484,065.74 566 $26,113,624
Commercial 28 $1,878,671.15 19 $8,586,400 274 $60,663,774.99 180 $79,735,736
Industrial 4 $6,399,300 9 $2,278,678 44 $11,013,624.20 53 $13,845,623
Public 3 $764,000 7 $19,950,000 32 $5,357,296.20 35 $46,054,994

 

For more information, please contact:

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

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