If you build it, they will buy — except when Canada's not building enough houses
Canada's population growth has outstripped housing starts for decades.
Some analysts have said Canada has a "structural housing shortage" with the lowest amount of housing units relative to population of any G7 country.
So what gives? With demand sky high, why can't developers get more shovels in the ground?
- The Cost of Living ❤s money — how it makes (or breaks) us.
Catch us Sundays on CBC Radio One at 12:00 p.m. (12:30 p.m. NT).
We also repeat the following Tuesday at 11:30 a.m. in most provinces.
Anis Heydari speaks to homebuilders for their perspective.