Metropolitan Housing Starts: December 2017
The Conference Board of Canada
January 11, 2018
The monthly Metropolitan Housing Starts publication provides the recent trends in housing starts for 28 metropolitan areas and expectations for starts over both the short and long term.
- Only four CMAs have both positive short- and long-term expectations, the same number as last month.
- Toronto and several other Ontario cities are in the Down-Down category with negative short- and long-term expectations.
- The CMAs with the biggest year-over-year declines in housing starts in November were Trois-Rivières, Kingston, Sherbrooke, Halifax, and Victoria.
- Abbotsford–Mission had the biggest year-over-year increase in housing starts last month.