Survey says large majorities of homeowners in Metro Vancouver and the Greater Toronto Area want housing prices to stop rising.
Osaka, Japan is 5.7 times more dense than Calgary.
San Francisco has a comparable land area to Vancouver but accommodates roughly 30 per cent more residents.
The Wynne government almost exclusively targeted housing demand—not supply.
Brooklyn is as populous as Toronto but less than a third as large geographically.
Historically low interest rates have enabled families to more than double their mortgage borrowing power since 2000.
Other regions created new jobs on net, but those were almost entirely offset by other regions shedding jobs.
Considering current amalgamation movements in Canada, there’s strong evidence that many do not yet grasp the importance of decentralization.
Between 2011 and 2016, the city gained more than 116,000 new residents.
Electricity prices in Toronto rose by 71 per cent between 2008 and 2016.