Mesquite building permits take a tumble

Led mostly by a decrease in single family residence permits, the overall number and value of building permits issued by the city of Mesquite in October took a considerable drop compared to October 2016. The city issued 94 permits valued at $4.955 … [Read more...]

Mesquite construction industry continues healthy increase

While the number of building permits issued by the City of Mesquite Building Department rose significantly from 82 last year to 120 in September, the value of the permits was about a million dollars less. However, that is easily explained by one … [Read more...]

Building permits decline slightly in August

The torrid increase in building permits issued by the city of Mesquite took a slight breather in August especially in the number of single family residence permits. The city issued 17 permits for new homes in August with a valuation of $3.896 … [Read more...]

July building permits take sizeable jump

The city of Mesquite Building Department issued 142 permits in total in July 2016. So the 117 issued this July may look like a sizeable downturn except for one thing – of the 142 last year, 48 of them were for a renovation project at Sandstone … [Read more...]

New housing construction skyrockets in Mesquite

The Mesquite Building Department was swamped last month when applications for new home construction permits skyrocketed to numbers not seen in recent memory. The department issued 42 permits for new homes in June with a total valuation of $9.371 … [Read more...]

Building permits continue upward pace

The new home construction industry in Mesquite doesn’t show any signs of slowing down based on the number of permits issued by the city in May. Home builders took out 25 permits for single family residences last month for a total valuation of … [Read more...]

Building permits continue upward

The upward trend of building permits issued by the city of Mesquite seen over the last two years continued in April when the 157 permits were granted for a total valuation of $6.165 million. That compares favorably to April 2016 when the city issued … [Read more...]

New home construction remains healthy in Mesquite

The market for new home construction in Mesquite appears to remain quite healthy based on the number of new single family residence permits issued by the city in March when builders took out 28 permits. The total valuation of those permits came in at … [Read more...]

February building permits more than double

Maybe the drop in this month’s visitor count can be explained by the huge jump in building permits for new single family homes – if everyone is moving here, they can’t be counted as visitors. The city of Mesquite Building Department’s monthly … [Read more...]

Building permits move mountains

The city of Mesquite issued a building permit on Jan. 24 for grading valued at $700,000 that marks the beginning of construction on a new travel center at the I-15 Exit 118 interchange under the ownership of 333 Eagles Landing LLC. A mountain of dirt … [Read more...]