Lower Mainland-Southwest building permits rise in October

Strength of non-residential permits push total permit values up

VANCOUVER, December 5, 2013 – Total building permit values in the Lower Mainland-Southwest region rose 12 per cent in October 2013 from September 2013, driven in large part by increases in the non-residential sector, according to Vancouver Regional Construction Association’s analysis of today’s Statistics Canada Building Permit Report.

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