Construction output is expected to pick up further as building permits
for 2017 show a 47 per cent increase in the construction area of projects that received the go-ahead from local authorities, to 1,542,663 square metres, compared to 2016, the statistical service said.
As for the strategy preparation process, Al Hajri noted that since its formation in February 2017, the Committee held several meetings and workshops with the concerned stakeholders to discuss the various details of acquiring building permits
Dubai's Committee for Building Permit
Procedures Development was formed earlier this year in order to leverage the level of customer satisfaction though providing high quality services in building permit
requests, and insure speedy processing of building permitting procedures, and enhance Dubai's competitiveness in the related international reports.
One of the areas the city continues to monitor is residential building permits
for single-family and multifamily dwellings, down from the same time last year.
Nationwide and in most markets it appears builders are planning to ramp up activity that will help offset a drop in foreclosure starts, but there are some markets where a jump in both building permits
and foreclosure starts in the first quarter indicate the scales will tip more heavily in favor of supply of homes for sale in the coming months--both new homes and foreclosures," said Daren Blomquist, vice president at RealtyTrac.
Pilorin was apparently referring to Section 301 of the code, which states: "No person, firm or corporation, including any agency or instrumentality of the government, shall construct, alter, repair, convert, use, occupy, move, demolish and add any building/structure or any portion thereof, or cause the same to be done without first obtaining a building permit
from the Building Official assigned in the place where the subject building/structure is located or to be done.
And sellers are required by state law to disclose any projects they've done - additions, conversions and remodeling, for example - regardless of whether a building permit
was required, she added.
Selectman Mitchell Cohen said he supported the new fees, but said he was concerned that people applying for building permits
would get caught off-guard.
My landlord's immediate objective was to get XYZ off the fast track to building permit
Many jurisdictions require that a waste management plan be approved prior to issuing a building permit
Civil engineering projects that received a building permit
in January to October rose in terms of construction area 637 per cent, to 35,849 square meters, Cystat said.