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Building permit values up in January

February 4, 2020 9:07 AM
(Red Deer, Alberta)

Building permit values increased significantly in January, despite an overall decrease in the number of permits issued. 56 permits were approved in January with a combined value of $60.6 million, compared to 87 permits issued in January 2019, worth just over $20.5 million. January’s permit values also increased significantly compared to December 2019, when 67 permits were issued totaling $4.2 million.

Notable permits for the month of January include $26.4 million for construction of a six-storey addition to Points West Living phase 2 at 6960 Taylor Drive, $22.8 million for a 90-unit assisted living facility at 4736 30 street, and a permit to construct an industrial building at 6430 Golden West Avenue valued at $3 million.

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

Value of building permits
  January 2020 January 2019
  Permits Est Value Permits Est. Value
Red Deer 56 $60,606,505.66 87 $20,521,799
Residential 32 $1,396,548.70 40 $2,472,217
Commercial 18 $28,731,965.96 37 $16,377,697
Industrial 3 $6,177,000 7 $1,567,885
Public 3 $24,301,000 3 $104,000

For more information, please contact:

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

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