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Building Permits, Housing Starts and Sales

Building Permits

  • Building Permits by type (Development Regions and Regional Districts) [PDF]
  • Building Permits by type (Detailed to Community level) [PDF]

CSV files: (Note: latest data will be on the right when opened in Excel)

Excel file, monthly from 2003: (Note: latest data will be on the right when opened in Excel)

Housing Starts and House Sales

Source: Data tables on Statistics Canada's CANSIM site - Select Table Link to access data:

Title Table Link
Building Permits, on CANSIM Tables
Housing Starts (Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp), on CANSIM Many Tables

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