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— Jan 16, 2018
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Brooklyn is as populous as Toronto but less than a third as large geographically.

— Jan 9, 2018
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Room to Grow: Comparing Urban Density in Canada and Abroad

Room to Grow: Comparing Urban Density in Canada and Abroad compares population densities in 30 metropolitan centres in high-income developed countries, and finds that Canadian cities—including Toronto and Vancouver, which are experiencing an affordability crunch—can accommodate much more housing supply as they have much lower population densities than other major urban centres around the world.

— Jul 29, 2016
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Long and uncertain building permit approval timelines are key barriers to building.