National Building Permits Increase in November 2021
Changes in monthly building permit values are typically very volatile, with large swings from one month to the next.
- Nova Scotia’s total building permits (residential and non-residential) increased 35.5% to $275.4 million.
- Halifax permits increased 82.2% to $202.7 million.
- Outside the city, permit values decreased 21.0% to $72.7 million.
- National permits increased 6.8% to $11.19 billion.
- Building permit values were up in 7 of 10 provinces, led by Prince Edward Island and Saskatchewan.
Statistics in the News
- On-Site Magazine – “Building permits on the rise in most segments.” Click here to read this story from January 5, 2022, online.