The province saw more population growth in 2021 and 2022 then in the previous 29 years combined.
According to the province's housing task force, 1.5 million homes must be built over a decade to close the housing gap.
There are 360 homes for every 1,000 GTA residents—well below the Canadian average.
In Toronto the approvals process costs nearly $47,000 per housing unit (on average), compared to $21,000 in Hamilton.
On average, it takes more than 15 months to get a permit to build a new housing unit in Vancouver.
Council and community groups represent strongest deterrent to homebuilding in Toronto.