affordable housing

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If millennials have no money, how can house prices be high?

Over time, the main drivers of home prices are incomes and interest rates.


9:59AM
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Trudeau housing plan ignores local drivers of affordability

In reality, housing is a local issue that requires local solutions.


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Bank of Canada says housing crunch threatens Canadian economy

High housing costs and long commutes can discourage workers from moving to cities such as Toronto.


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Scrapping Robertson’s duplex plan will do nothing to make Vancouver more affordable

Housing affordability was easily the top issue on the campaign trail.


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Toronto's changing whether you like it or not—might as well be for the better

The cost of buying and renting is driven upward by a scarcity of available homes.


11:46AM
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Horgan government rent-capping will likely hurt renters in the long run

City hall can reduce the cost of building new apartments on expensive lots by zoning for greater density.


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Housing affordability—a welcome addition to Ontario’s election issue agenda

Doug Ford pledged to “open a big chunk” of Ontario’s Greenbelt, then changed his mind.