Building Permits

The value of construction intentions for buildings in the non-residential and residential sectors. The data are obtained from a monthly survey of Canadian municipalities.

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Building Permits ($ million)

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Analysis

PUBLISHED - Jan 10, 2018

In November 2017, Alberta municipalities issued $1.26 billion in building permits, an increase of 17.3% from November 2016. Nationally, building permits increased 1.3% over the same time period. In Alberta, all permit types were up. Institutional and governmental saw the largest increase (25.5%), followed by Commercial (19.9%).