Monthly Building Permit Summary
The Monthly Building Permit Report provides frequent and up-to-date information on construction trends in Edmonton, based on building permits issued by the City of Edmonton.
The report also shows year-to-date values and provides a comparison to the previous year and the five-year average.
Construction values represent the estimated construction value of issued building permits and are not actual construction starts. Values for the Edmonton region include all surrounding cities, towns, and villages, as defined and reported by Statistics Canada.
May 2016 Monthly Building Permits
Total construction value for May 2016: $213 million
- Change from May 2015: -54%
- Change from 5-year monthly average: -46%
- Change from previous month: -37%
Total year-to-date construction value: $1,689 million
- Change from 2015 YTD: -8%
- Change from 5-year YTD average: +5%
The May 2016 monthly building permit summary also includes analysis of the residential and non-residential construction values.
Annual Permit Values
The 2015 annual building permit summary includes comparisons to 2014 figures and five-year averages, and lists building permit approvals greater than $10 million in value.
The 2014 annual building permit summary includes comparisons to 2013 figures and five-year averages, and lists building permit approvals greater than $10 million in value.
The 2013 annual building permit summary includes comparisons to 2012 figures and five-year averages, and lists building permit approvals greater than $10 million in value.
The information in the table includes the number of building permits issued, residential units and construction values (sorted by commercial, industrial, institutional, residential and miscellaneous construction).
Building Permit reports issued in 2016
Building Permit reports issued in 2015
For More Information
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