In 2016, average rents in Montreal were $835 a month compared to $1,242 in Toronto and just under $1,300 in Vancouver.
city of vancouver
Novembre 2, 2017 5:00AM
Octobre 6, 2017 1:34PM
There's plenty of room to grow upwards by adding more homes within the city’s existing urban footprint.
Juillet 31, 2017 1:57PM
It costs an estimated $78,000 per unit to comply with building regulations in Vancouver.
Octobre 17, 2016 12:18PM
Living wage law may lead to higher municipal taxes or reduced spending on other services.
Septembre 23, 2016 4:44AM
Living wage laws tend to reduce employment opportunities for low-wage and low-skilled workers.
Septembre 13, 2016 3:04AM
Encouraging home ownership may deter the labour mobility vital for a dynamic economy.
Septembre 6, 2016 3:17AM
Demand-side forces are still at play regardless of the new tax on foreign buyers.
Août 8, 2016 3:00AM
Unfortunately the discussion on housing affordability has been dominated by handwringing over foreign homebuyers and low interest rates.
Juillet 29, 2016 10:17AM
Long and uncertain building permit approval timelines are key barriers to building.
Juillet 8, 2016 1:30PM
If new housing supply can adequately respond to spillovers in demand, there’s no reason for bidding wars in middle-class neighbourhoods.