June building permits up in dollars, down in numbers

The number of building permits issued in June by the city of Mesquite’s building department slightly declined by five compared to a year ago coming in at 87. However, the value of the permits jumped by $2 million to $4.558 million from June 2 … [Read more...]

May building permits continue upward trend

The number of building permits issued in May by the city of Mesquite Building Department showed healthy increases in both the number and valuation compared to May 2015. The total number of permits at 103 increased from 85 a year ago while the … [Read more...]

April building permits show monetary gain

Even though the number of building permits issued in April by the city of Mesquite fell by nine from last year, the value of them rose $1.762 million. In April 2015, the city issued 103 permits with a monetary value of $2.906 million. This year … [Read more...]

March Building Permit valuations bounce back

After dropping by almost half in February from the month before, the value of March building permits issued by the City of Mesquite Building Department bounced back to $5.718 million. That’s the highest valuation since August 2015. The number of p … [Read more...]

February Building Permits Tame after Torrid Pace

After finishing a spectacular 2015 and starting off the new year on a high note in January, February’s building permit report issued by the City of Mesquite looks down right tame. January’s total valuation of permits came in just over $5 million fo … [Read more...]

January Building Permits Double in Value

It wasn’t just building permits for single family residences that showed a significant increase in value but six permits for commercial modifications issued by the City of Mesquite in January helped double the total valuation in a year-to-year c … [Read more...]

December Building Permits Continue Upward

Yearly business permits top one thousand mark in Mesquite   Every category of the City of Mesquite Building Department’s report of permits issued in December 2015 showed increases from the same period a year except for two. That continues the tr … [Read more...]

November Building Permits Skewed by One Commercial Project

If it weren’t for a single new business construction project, November’s Building Permit report would be in line with the slight upward trend that’s continue all Fall. And no, it’s not any new project near I-15 Exit 118 that has seven permits valued a … [Read more...]

October Building Permits continue year-to-year increase

The value of building permits issued in October by the City of Mesquite increased by $638,287 from October 2014 coming in at $3.909 million. That may not be saying much since the number of permits jumped from 83 last year to 97 this … [Read more...]

September Building Permits slow upward trend

The skyrocketing upward trend in July and August building permits issued by the City of Mesquite slowed down in September, especially in the number of new single family residences. Each of the summer months saw permit valuations hitting over $5 … [Read more...]