During November, contractors pulled permits to build 23 single-family houses collectively valued at $4.4 million in unincorporated Lee County.
That compares to 33 permits issued in October and 19 issued in November 2009, according to the Lee County Department of Community Development.
Permits were issued for two multi-family units, compared to four in October and 10 in November 2009. Nine permits issued in November for new commercial buildings were collectively valued at $1.4 million, compared to $13.6 million in October and $1.2 million in November 2009.
Lee County Community Development oversees planning, zoning, development and building services, environmental review, building inspection, and code enforcement for the unincorporated areas of Lee County. To learn more about the department and its services, visit www.lee-county.com/dcd.