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Building permit

A written document that is granted by the municipal agency having jurisdiction, authorizing an applicant to proceed with construction of a specific project after the plans have been filed and reviewed.

building permit

A written authorization to an applicant (usually a builder) for a specific project allowing him to proceed with construction; granted by the municipal agency having jurisdiction after plans have been filed and reviewed favorably.
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Eugene issued slightly more than 2,000 building permits during 2007, divided among about 375 new buildings - including 275 new single-family homes, and 64 new commercial buildings - and 1,600 projects that involved additions or alterations.
A negative absorption rate of 297,184 SF accompanied the dip in commercial building permits. All subgroups saw negative absorption rates, with the office sub-group recording the largest negative absorption rate--592,934 SF of unoccupied space.
topped the list, which ranked cities according to the average annual operating costs of a local business, the city's cost of living index, building permit growth, underemployment rate change and crime rate per 100,000 people.
The number of building permits authorised by the municipal authorities and the district administration offices in January stood at 544, up from 479 in December 2018.
The utility fee represents close to 70 percent of all the costs associated with obtaining a building permit,a said the Croatian Chamber of Commerce.
In June 2018, 572 building permits were issued in Slovenia, which is 11% more than in May 2018.
Building permits are considered an important leading economic indicator.
Receiving the greatest number of building permits in August was Rayyan municipality, compared to the other six municipalities in Qatar, the report said.
According to the data from the State Statistical Office, a total of 305 building permits were issued in December 2014, which was 27.6 percent more than the same month of the previous year.
Issued building permits, an indicator of home starts to come, are down slightly in Sudburythrough the first three months of 2005 over that period in 2004 (28 permits compared to 36) Mazza anticipates those numbers will bounce back next month.
From January to June of 1992, there were 17 new building permits issued which was more than a 50 percent drop from the same period in 1991 in which 36 were issued.
Al Rayan, Doha and Al Wakrah together constituted 67% of the total 743 building permits issued in Qatar in April this year, said the statistics revealed by the Planning and Statistics Authority (PSA).

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