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Mid-rise housing can help ease supply challenges

Building more mid-rise housing is one of the potential solutions being talked about to help ease our housing supply challenges in the GTA.






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The Housing Market and Unintended Consequences

The just released new housing market data for February are both encouraging and discouraging. The data, provided by our official source of new home market intelligence Altus Group, shows record sales for the condominium market, especially in the 905 Region, and it shows an unprecedented scarcity of new housing inventory, particularly for low-rise homes.






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Record month for condo sales as low-rise inventory drops to unprecedented scarcity

February was a record breaking month for new condo apartment sales in the GTA, while the number of new low-rise homes available to buy reached unprecedented levels of scarcity.






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National Home Show serves all your reno needs

Considering a renovation but don’t know where to start? Look no further than the National Home Show which runs from March 10 to 19 at the Enercare Centre at Exhibition Place.






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Bringing new life to old space

As we build to the Province’s intensification policies more development is occurring in existing GTA communities and more heritage buildings are being integrated into new developments.






cranes

2016 could be record year for GTA high-rise sales

Sales of new high-rise homes in the GTA are on pace for a record year.






torontocityhall

City looks to new revenue tools to bridge deficit gap

You have probably heard that the City of Toronto is dealing with deficit woes and you should be aware of some of the potential ways that are being looked at to fill the budget gap.






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Giving back to the communities we create

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.






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Building industry tackles climate change

The building industry is working to help tackle climate change in many ways.






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Building industry hosts affordable housing forum

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.