Hellenic Statistical Authority: Private building activity up in November

Private building activity grew both in volume and number of permits issued in November, Hellenic Statistical Authority said on Monday.

The statistics service, in a report, said the number of private building activity permits issued in November totaled 1,296, representing 259.2 thousand m2 of surface and 1,055 thousand m3 of volume. These figures were 13.3 pct up in permits, 30 pct in surface and 24.4 pct in volume compared with the same month in 2016.

In the 11-month period, permits were up 10.3 pct, surfance rose 22.2 pct and volume was up 23.6 pct compared with the same period in 2016.