Canada’s Residential Construction Industry: Industrial Outlook Winter 2016
The Conference Board of Canada, 10 pages
April 15, 2016
This report examines the short-and medium-term economic and profitability outlook for Canada’s Residential Construction Industry.
- Mortgage Rates—Mortgage rates are expected to increase, putting pressure on Canadian household budgets and confidence.
- Regulatory Bodies—Regulators, worried about the ever-hot Canadian housing market, are beginning to implement policy measures to weaken the sector.
- Major Cities—The residential construction industry remains hot in Toronto and Vancouver, helping to pull up the industry.