Metropolitan Housing Starts: September 2018
The Conference Board of Canada
September 14, 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, three fewer than last month.
- Toronto remains in the Up-Up category with positive short- and long-term expectations.
- The CMAs with the biggest year-over-year declines in housing starts in August were Trois-Rivières, London, Regina, Kitchener–Waterloo, and Abbotsford–Mission.
- Victoria had the biggest year-over-year increase in housing starts last month.