Construction: building permits and completed buildings
Decline in the number of building permits and completed buildings
- 2nd Quarter 2006
12 September 2006
In the second quarter of 2006, approximately 12,000 building permits were licensed and around 6,000 buildings were completed.
These figures represent annual negative changes of 5.0% and 26.6% respectively. From the previous quarter, the number of building permits decreased by 4.2% and of completed buildings by 19.4%.