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School projects boost building permits in June

Saskatchewan reported the largest monthly and year-over-year increase in building permits among the provinces in June, according to the monthly building permit report by Statistics Canada released Monday. 394 more words


The Mysterious GDP Numbers

Investment Woes

The advance estimate of GDP for the second quarter was weaker than expected, with all types of business investment showing declines on an annual basis. 512 more words

Building Permits

Housing Starts and Building Permits Returning to Normal

Moving Back to the Long-Term Trend

Both annualized building permits and housing starts in June were below what they were a year ago, but that may not be a good thing. 414 more words


Building Permit Delays Are Holding Back Supply

The Supply and Demand Quandary

New research from Trulia shows that in cities with little new home construction and where demand for housing is high, it also turns out that building permits take the longest length of time for approval. 461 more words


5 things: New multi-family development in Calgary

Demand for new multi-family housing in Calgary this year has been strongest on the city’s southeast side.

Four of the five busiest areas for permit applications to build multi-family homes over the first six months of 2016 belong to the quadrant, says the city’s planning and development department. 574 more words


Mahogany and Nolan Hill lead in single-family building permits

The two communities that led all of Calgary in demand for new single-family homes in 2015 continue to pace the city through the first six months of this year. 577 more words

New Homes

Building permits top $117M in June, boost YTD total past $300M

Two schools and a seniors’ housing complex helped push building permit values to $117.3 million in June, a more than fourfold increase over the $28.7 million in permits posted during the same period last year, according to the City of Regina’s monthly building permit report. 421 more words