Construction permits up 13% in October

OBJ Staff
Send to a friend

Send this article to a friend.

The value of local construction permits increased more than 13 per cent, or $19.4 million, year-over-year in October, according to municipal records.

(Stock image)

The city issued 785 permits with a combined value of $168.27 million, compared to 686 permits with a total value of $148.84 million a year earlier.

A permit to construct an institutional residential building for St. Patrick's Home bolstered monthly permits by nearly $40 million. Other prominent contracts included a City of Ottawa pool on Portobello Boulevard and a six-storey residential building on Centrum Boulevard.

The top permits in October by value were:

St. Patrick's Home

(2865 Riverside Dr.)

Contractor: Unknown

Description: Construct a five-storey institutional residential building.

Size: 216,168 square feet

Value: $39,991,670

 

City of Ottawa east pool

2263 Portobello Blvd.

Contractor: Unknown

Description: Construct a one-storey institutional building (foundation only).

Size: 51,927 square feet

Value: $12,000,000

 

310 Centrum Blvd.

Contractor: Gallivan Developments

Description: Construct a six-storey, 69-unit residential building with one level of underground parking (partial permit - above-grade portion only).

Size: 104,187 square feet

Value: $7,677,295

 

2611 Queensview Dr.

Contractor: Unknown

Description: Exterior shell /interior finishes for a four-storey commercial office building (foundation/superstructure)

Value: $6,548,816

 

Ogilvie Motors

1110 St. Laurent Blvd.

Contractor: Unknown

Description: Demolish a portion of existing building (repair garage) and construct a two-storey addition to an existing two-storey commercial car dealership building.

Size: 16,982 square feet

Value: $1,800,000

 

934 Hunt Club Rd.

Contractor: VIP Construction & Engineering

Description: Construct a three-storey, 20-unit apartment building.

Size: 19,490 square feet

Value: $1,780,000

 

938 Hunt Club Rd.

Contractor: VIP Construction & Engineering

Description: Construct a three-storey, 20-unit apartment building.

Size: 19,490 square feet

Value: $1,780,000

 

Place des Gouverneurs

755 Beauparc Pvt.

Contractor: Richcraft Homes Ltd.

Description: Construct a three-storey, 22-unit condominium building.

Size: 21,446 square feet

Value: $1,436,883

 

636 Prado Pvt.

Contractor: Ashcroft Construction Inc.

Description: Construct an eight-storey retirement building (foundation only).

Size: 18,837 square feet

Value: $1,200,000

 

407 Hilson Ave.

Contractor: Unknown

Description: Construct a second-storey addition over an existing one-storey daycare facility.

Size: 7,653 square feet

Value: $1,100,000

 

Organizations: Hunt Club Rd.Contractor

Geographic location: Ottawa, Portobello Boulevard

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5

Thanks for voting!

Top of page

Comments

Comments