StatCan building permits report
By Patrick Flannery
Nov. 11, 2013 – Contractors took out $6.5 billion worth of building permits in September, up 1.7 per cent from August and the seventh monthly advance since the beginning of the year. However, there has only been a slight upward trend in the total value of building permits over the nine-month period. The September increase came from the residential sector, mainly in Alberta and Quebec.
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