Housing unit completions in B.C. have remained relatively flat over the last decade.
The situation in California has important implications for Canada’s least-affordable cities including Vancouver and Toronto.
The federal government recently committed $1.37 billion to two major rapid transit projects in Metro Vancouver.
There’s a long path from a good idea to a successfully implemented policy.
The proposal includes an open-ended zero-interest loan.
Over time, the main drivers of home prices are incomes and interest rates.
In reality, housing is a local issue that requires local solutions.
High housing costs and long commutes can discourage workers from moving to cities such as Toronto.
Grand Rapids, Michigan scrapped single-family zoning.
Housing affordability was easily the top issue on the campaign trail.