Tag: CMHC

Canada’s Home Builders Grow in Confidence, Say Industry’s Success Needs Municipal Cooperation

Home builders in Canada have their work cut out to increase the housing supply and ease the affordability crisis, and industry participants also point to municipal-level cooperation as being critical to the solution. Home builders’ confidence is growing despite supply chain and labour challenges, according to the first-quarter release of the Canadian Home Builders’ Association…


Canada’s Housing Affordability Crisis: No Fix Without Increasing Rentals Supply, Says Economist

Housing market analysts have long pointed to a lack of supply as the key issue to resolve, and CIBC’s deputy chief economist Benjamin Tal says not enough attention is being placed on the rental market.