The Toronto Fall Home Show, at Exhibition Place September 23 to 25, promises to be a great event with hundreds of innovative products, services and celebrity experts to help you shape your space.
The building, development and professional renovation industry does more than just build homes. Members of the industry spend countless hours and many thousands of dollars every year giving back to the communities they are working to create.
In July, the average price of a new low-rise home in the GTA surpassed $900,000 for the first time.
As an industry, we continue to innovate and develop ways of building homes that provide consumers with affordable new housing choices.
With housing prices in the GTA continuing to hit record highs, more and more homeowners are opting to renovate their existing homes instead of looking for something new.
Over the last 10 years, the average price of new ground-related homes in the GTA has more than doubled.
The average price of new low-rise homes in the GTA hit $887,543 in June, more than double the June 2006 average of $393,398.
The building industry is working to help tackle climate change in many ways.
A new expert report by the Fraser Institute found that onerous municipal regulations for residential development in the GTA are reducing housing supply and helping drive up prices.
The inadequate supply of affordable housing is a massive and growing problem in the GTA, and one that governments at all levels are actively working to address.