Metropolitan Housing Starts: July 2022
The Conference Board of Canada
July 26, 2022
The monthly Metropolitan housing starts publication provides the recent trends in housing starts for 29 metropolitan areas and expectations for starts over both the short and long term.
- There are only two CMAs in the Up-Up quadrant this month, two fewer than the previous month.
- Less than 20 per cent of the CMAs have positive long-term expectations this month.
- The CMAs with the greatest year-over-year percentage decreases in housing starts in June were London, Greater Sudbury, Sherbrooke, Québec City, and Victoria.
- Halifax had the largest year-over-year percentage increase in starts in the latest month of data.